- May 10, 2010
- Category: Press Releases
Date and Time of Release: 10 May 2010
Date and Time of Incident: 7-9 May 2010
Subject: Round-Up Weekend
The Sonora Police Department had an extremely busy Mother Lode Round-Up Weekend. Below are the statistics for the operational period which began Friday, 7 May 10, at 12:01am and ran to 9 May 10, at Midnight. There was an increase in most areas of arrests during this year’s Round-Up festivities.
Offense Number of people arrested
Driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs Four
Public intoxication Six
Domestic Violence Three
Warrant arrests Three
Driving on a suspended driver’s license Five
There were also numerous fights during this time period. However, the involved parties didn’t want any type of criminal action taken against each other, or the involved parties fled the area prior to the officers’ arrival.
There were also five vehicle accidents and one hit and run accident. Although the Sonora Police Department saw several arrests, there were no major incidents.