During the early morning hours of October 4, a Roseville Police Department officer stopped a driver on Douglas Boulevard near Harding Boulevard for a traffic violation, and then conducted an in-field evaluation of the driver’s sobriety. The driver was an off-duty Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department employee. The driver was not arrested, but was given a ride home by another sober driver.
The department is investigating the incident. The Roseville Police Department is absolutely committed to fair and impartial law enforcement, and to the enforcement of DUI laws. All of our employees are expected to carry out their jobs with integrity.
The Roseville Police Department is continuing to investigate a DUI (driving under the influence) case against the driver. The report will be forwarded to the Placer County District Attorney’s Office for evaluation of possible charges.