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Tag: party intervention patrol

June
18th

Pierce County officers arrest 20 teens at Bonney Lake graduation party

Pierce County law enforcement officers arrested 20 teens at a graduation party stocked with beer, whiskey and marijuana last weekend at a Bonney Lake home.

Of those arrested, a 19-year-old man was booked into Pierce County Jail on suspicion of providing the premises for the underage drinking party, according to a press release from Pierce County. The young man and his 17-year-old brother were allegedly hosting the party Saturday night while their parents were at an out-of-state wedding. Two “beer pong” tables were set up to play the popular drinking game.

Officers found one girl with a .31 blood alcohol

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June
4th

Drinking parties busted, 21 arrested after party patrol

Pierce County law enforcement officers busted two underage drinking parties and arrested 21 people over Memorial Day weekend.

The Party Intervention Patrol focused their efforts in Puyallup and Orting, according to a press release from Pierce County. The Orting Police Department led the Friday night-early Saturday patrol. Officers arrested 21 people, ages  15 to 27, on suspicion of alcohol- and drug-related crimes.

Officers found the first party just after midnight. Puyallup police officers responded to a noise complaint in the 2300 block of South Meridian.

“Two brothers had used their mother’s apartment to host an underage drinking party while she

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April
30th

8 arrested after season’s first party intervention patrol in Pierce County

Pierce County law enforcement officers arrested five youths and three adults last weekend during a party intervention patrol.

Twenty-five volunteers, police and substance abuse professionals conducted the patrol last weekend because it was prom night for Orting High School students, a Pierce County press release states.

An additional 12 more party intervention patrols are planned throughout the county in the upcoming weeks. The dates of those patrols were not announced.

The first party intervention patrol was April 24. The patrols “aim to shut down illegal parties as early as possible, arrest youth and adult suppliers who violate underage drinking laws,”

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