Pasco County DUI Enforcement "Wolfpack" Offers Insight

The deputies the Pasco County Sheriff's Office Selective Traffic Enforcement Patrol (known as "STEP"), are dedicated solely to the enforcement of DUI laws. In 2009, the Pasco County Sheriff's Office arrested 912 people for driving under the influence in Pasco County.

Pasco County STEP Officers

STEP uses six deputies supervised by a sergeant to actively enforce aggressive driving, drunk driving and other traffic laws in Pasco County. STEP also takes advantage of the traffic statistician, the Motor Unit and Patrol Operation, and the Strategic Traffic Accident Reduction Tactics (known as START) to determine the best use of additional law enforcement officers near high crash intersections.

The Pasco County DUI Enforcement Mobile Unit

Watch the YouTube video on the Pasco County DUI Enforcement Mobile Unit used for DUI saturation patrols in New Port Richey on U.S. 19. The mobile unit is also used when the Sheriff's Office conducts DUI sobriety checkpoints or roadblocks in Pasco County. This video was filmed on late Saturday night, March 20, 2010.

The Port Richey Police Department, the Pasco County Sheriff's Office, and the Florida Highway Patrol make up the a DUI enforcement unit known as "Wolfpack."

Watch the video to learn insights from the officer's with the Pasco County Sheriff's Office STEP Unit for DUI Enforcement. See the inside of the DUI Mobile Unit used in roadblock or checkpoint cases. Hear a breath test technician give instructions to a suspect on how to blow into the Intoxilyzer 8000 machine.



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