Law Enforcement Watching for Underage Drinking Parties this Weekend
Date: May 22, 2019
Type of Incident: Operation Graduation: Social Host
Date/Time of Event: May 23rd - May 26th
Law enforcement will be on the lookout this weekend for underage drinking and social host parties. The Odessa Police Department will be teaming up with ECISD Police, ECHD Police, UTPB Police, the Ector County Sheriff’s Office, Odessa Crime Stoppers, and the Permian Basin Regional Council on Alcohol and Drug Abuse.
The Odessa Police Department will increase its patrol during the operation in response to calls involving drug use, underage drinking parties and social host violations. The operation will run May 23rd through May 26th. Any tips that result in a citation can result in a cash reward. These offenses include Minor in Possession, Minor Consuming, Furnishing Alcohol to Minors and Social Host Accountability.
Anyone with information in reference to any of the above-listed offenses is encouraged to call Odessa Crime Stoppers at 432-333-TIPS. The goal of the Odessa Police Department is for everyone to be safe and celebrate responsibly.
For more information regarding the Social Host Accountability Ordinance please visit: https://www.socialhostodessa.com/ (A website provided by PBRCADA).