TEMPE, AZ - A crackdown to catch underage drinkers resulted in 237 arrests, according to Tempe Police.
Over the past weekend, police made:
- 237 arrests
- 67 DUI arrests
- 26 MIP (minor in possession of alcohol)
- 57 MIC (minor in consumption of alcohol)
- 3 DUI under 21
- The rest other offenses
Tempe Police, along with other law enforcement agencies, decided to do the ‘Safe and Sober Campaign’ after the death of 18-year-old Naomi McClendon.
Detectives say McClendon was intoxicated after drinking at a party last weekend. Her friends brought her back to their apartment, where McClendon lost her balance on the balcony of a high rise apartment and fell to her death .