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Valdosta Police offer free New Year's Eve rides

December 31, 2002

Valdosta - The Valdosta Police Department will be running two taxis between 1 and 3 a.m. for anyone who has been drinking and needs a ride within the city limits.

They'll also have extra patrol units on the roads and road blocks set up for those who choose to drink and drive.

"We just want to make sure that people are safe, and do the best we can to prevent accidents caused by drinking and driving," said Commander Johnnie Fason.

If you need a ride New Year's Eve night in Valdosta, you can call the Valdosta Police Department at 229-242-2606.

posted at 2:00 by ashley.harper@walb.com