EPD Clarifies “No Refusal” DUII Policy

EUGENE, Ore. — The Eugene Police Department is gearing up for its “no refusal” patrol on the Fourth of July. Here’s how it will work. If you’re stopped for a traffic violation or crash and show signs of impairment, you’ll be asked to take a field sobriety test. If you are then arrested, and brought … Continue reading »

Police to Increase DUII Patrols

EUGENE, Ore. — With Thanksgiving on Thursday and Civil War game this Friday, local police departments are teaming up to keep impaired drivers off the road. The Eugene Police Department is reminding those planning to drink to find a safe ride home before heading to the Civil War game. To keep impaired drivers off the … Continue reading »

Police Combating DUIIs Friday Night

EUGENE, Ore. — Local law enforcement agencies are teaming up to combat drinking and driving Friday night. The Oregon State Police are partnering with the Eugene, Springfield, Junction City Police departments, as well as the Lane County Sheriff’s Office, to patrol Eugene streets. The concentration of officers will most likely be around a beer festival … Continue reading »