Skagit County Corrections

Chief of Corrections: Charlie Wend

DUI Release Policy per the Skagit County District Court


It is the policy of the Skagit County District Court that all persons booked on charges of
:

  • DUI (driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol)
  • Physical Control
  • Or who are under the influence of drugs or alcohol at the time of booking

Shall not be released until his / her blood alcohol level is below the legal limit of .08

 This rule is promulgated pursuant to CrRLJ 3.2 and the delay of release to insure the safety of both the prisoner and the general public.