Friday
April
24
2015
6:53 pm
Weather

  Home
  Local News
  State / National / World
  Sports
  Opinion / Letters
  Business
  Arts / Entertainment
  Lifestyle
  Obituaries
  Calendar
  Submit Event
  Comics / Games
  Classifieds
  DJ Designers
  Archives
  Advertise With Us
  About Us
 
 
 
 
Six retailers cited for selling alcohol to minors
June 06, 2014, 05:00 AM

Six Daly City retail businesses received criminal citations on Saturday for selling alcohol to minors, according to police.

Daly City police Sgt. Matthew Fox said officers issued the citations during a compliance check of 21 businesses in collaboration with the North County Prevention Partnership.

Fox said the goal of the checks is to ensure local retailers are in compliance with California State law by properly checking identification of anybody purchasing alcohol, and that no alcohol is sold to anyone under age 21.

A total of 21 business checks were completed, and during those checks, there were six locations where an employee sold alcohol to a person under 21, Fox said.

In addition to the employee citations, the owners of the six businesses where alcohol was provided to minors will receive administrative action from the California Department of Alcohol Beverage Control.

Fox said data shows that regular compliance checks within communities are an effective way of preventing youth access to alcohol.

“These details are an important part of our overall partnership in educating businesses as well as enforcing laws pertaining to underage drinking,” Fox said in a statement.

 

 

Tags: alcohol, checks, businesses, compliance, citations,


Other stories from today:

 

 
Print this Page Print this Page  |  Bookmark and Share
<< Back
 
Return To Archives
 
  


 
 
 
Daily Journal Quick Poll
 
Are you on the Warriors' bandwagon?

Yes, all the way
Not yet
A little
Have been for a while
No, don't care
Yes, and annoyed by the new fans

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Stocks rise on tech earnings; Nasdaq adds to record
NEW YORK — Stocks advanced slightly Friday as investors cheered the quarterly results of three lar..
Italian authorities: Terror suspects planned Vatican attack
MILAN — Islamic extremists suspected in a bomb attack in a Pakistani market that killed more than ..
Person killed in fire at East Palo Alto abandoned chemical refinery site
A person was killed this morning in a fire at an abandoned chemical refinery site in East Palo Alto,..
More >>  
 
 
  
 
  
 
©2015 San Mateo Daily Journal
San Mateo County name change notice