Task force makes one DUI arrest in Super Bowl Sunday detail

Adam Curtis Police Press Releases, Public Affairs Press Releases

The Southeastern Arizona DUI Task Force made one DUI arrest during a saturation detail conducted in the Sierra Vista area on Sunday, Feb. 7, due to Super Bowl LV.

The detail was performed by the Sierra Vista Police Department, Arizona Department of Public Safety, Huachuca City Police Department, Cochise County Sheriff’s Office, Tombstone Marshal’s Office, and Bisbee Police Department. The detail resulted in the following: 74 traffic stops or contacts, 62 warnings or repair orders, 14 civil speed citations, three miscellaneous civil citations, one misdemeanor warrant arrest, and one misdemeanor DUI arrest.

The blood alcohol content on the misdemeanor extreme DUI arrest was 0.161, which is two times over the legal limit of 0.08.

With the continuous support from the Arizona Governor’s Office of Highway Safety, the Southeastern Arizona DUI Task Force reminds drivers that if you choose to drive hammered, you will get nailed. Get a designated driver, not a DUI!