PLatsburgh Police Crack Down on Underage Drinking

Plattsburgh City Police and SUNY Police are cracking down on parties in Rugar Woods.. and specifically in an area of the woods known by local youth as “Guam.” And they’re asking the public, especially parents and guardians, for help in deterring underage drinking and parties.. This past week, the Plattsburgh City Police received information on two such parties in “Guam.” Both were broken up by police. Approximately 200 teens were dispersed at the first party and 100 at the second. One individual was transported to CVPH Emergency Room for alcohol intoxication. In addition to the hazards from the illegal consumption of alcohol, natural hazards are present at the party location. These include ones posed by the Saranac River, Imperial Dam and rocky ledges. In addition to the hazards from the illegal consumption of alcohol, natural hazards are present at the party location. These include ones posed by the Saranac River, Imperial Dam and rocky ledges. The Departments are asking \those who are aware of parties in the woods — or any illegal activities —to call 518-563-3411 (City Police) or 518-564-2202 (University Police). Police say they’ll be conducting regular checks in Rugar Woods. And they say Individuals found to be in violation of the law can expect to be arrested.

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