Breakthrough Task Force Seeks Businesses To Support Designated Driver Program


Big Bear Lake, CA, April 30, 2012, 8:00am - The Breakthrough Task Force has been looking for ways to encourage a reduction in the number arrests for DUI that take place in Big Bear valley. One effective tool that has been successfully used in other areas is a “Designated Driver” campaign. In an effort to keep our streets safe, the Breakthrough … [Read more...]

Enforcement Encourages Responsible Sales

Big Bear Lake, CA, November 28, 2011, 8:00am - On November 30th, the Big Bear Sheriff’s Department will conduct a free training program for all merchants and staff that sell or serve alcohol in the Big Bear area. The Licensee Education on Alcohol and Drugs (LEAD) Program training will reinforce all rules and regulations in compliance with … [Read more...]

On Labor Day Remember The Social Host Ordinance: Don’t Serve Teens Alcohol

Big Bear Lake, CA, August 29, 2011, 8:00am - The first Labor Day took place in New York in September of 1882. In 1894, twelve years later, Labor Day became a national holiday. Now we celebrate the history of labor, our American culture, and the American worker by having the first Monday of September off from work. The holiday has come to symbolize … [Read more...]

Alcohol Awareness Month


Big Bear, Ca, April 19, 2011, 8:00am - In 2009 a survey was taken of local Big Bear youth, which found that 70% of teens at the time reported that alcohol was easy for the to get.  According to the American Medical Association alcohol is the number one drug of choice for youth and is the leading contributing cause of death for teenagers.  For … [Read more...]