Look For Stepped Up Patrols For St. Patrick's Day - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Look For Stepped Up Patrols For St. Patrick's Day

SPOKANE, Wash. – Have fun this St. Patrick's day, but be safe. Law enforcement in and around the Inland Northwest is ramping up their patrols to keep you and your family safe this weekend.

Washington State Patrol will have two extra officers on duty for DUI patrols Saturday night, making for 12 officers out on the roads.

Spokane County will also have stepped up enforcement.

The city of Spokane will have 40 officers working overtime just before and during the St. Patrick's Day parade that runs downtown.

Spokane police we be on regular patrols after the parade.

Some bars in town will also have some more security.

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