Molalla Police to add extra patrols Memorial Day weekend
The Molalla Police Department will be conducting additional patrols Memorial Day weekend as they look to combat impaired driving.
Sunday, May 28 and Monday, May 29, police will enhance their patrol to focus on "detecting and arresting drivers who are under the influence of alcohol, marijuana, or any other intoxicating substance," according to a press release from MPD sent out late Monday night.
The statement went on: "The [MPD] wants to remind drivers the danger of impaired driving. If someone decides to drink and drive or consume marijuana or any other impairing substance, they should plan ahead and have a designated driver or alternate transportation."