Edinburg P.D. to Crackdown on Drinking and Driving
EDINBURG — In anticipation of Memorial Day weekend the Edinburg Police Department is joining TxDOT in cracking down on drinking and driving. Starting May 18th Edinburg police will be out in force to monitor the roads for intoxicated drivers. The goal is to prevent as many accidents and fatalities as possible and Lt. Oscar Trevino stated, "The goal is all about saving lives. If you drink and you drive you are putting yourself and innocent people in danger. So, we would like to express to the public that if you decide to drink and drive in the City of Edinburg, you will be stopped, you will be arrested and you will be sent to jail."