Predators are prowling local bars, looking for victims who’ve had “one too many,” according to a new safety video from the Arlington County Police Department.
The police department video, which stars interns from ACPD’s criminal investigative division, lists seven tips for “responsible drinking.” Those tips include:
The video also encourages residents “never hesitate” to call police after spotting suspicious activity. Residents can call 911 in emergencies, or the non-emergency line at 703-558-2222.
A police department spokesman declined to cite specific examples of crimes that occurred during or after encounters at Arlington bars.
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