After midnight: Ride-along offers look into how safe Alexandria roads are during the early morning hours
Editor's note: The Echo Press recently received an invitation from the Douglas County Sheriff's Office to have a reporter ride along during a deputy's "Safe and Sober" shift. The following is a first-hand account of the experience.
When I was first asked by Deputy Jeff Beck with the Douglas County Sheriff's Office to do a ride along during his Safe and Sober shift I hesitated because at the time, it was a morning shift, from 10 a.m. to noon.
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