Fourth uneventful for Vail Police
July 5, 2010
VAIL, Colorado – The town of Vail enjoyed a peaceful July 4 celebration this year despite large crowds.
The annual parade drew an estimated 20,000 people, yet police action was limited to a few parking tickets. The Vail Police Department had a total of three arrests and issued four summonses into municipal court during the night-time activities.Charges ranged from minor in possession of alcohol and false identification to driving under the influence of alcohol and an outstanding warrant.
In addition to the enforcement actions, the department also placed two people into protective custody for excessive alcohol consumption.