Underage drinking is a serious problem. Recently, a 54-year old man was arrested for hosting an underage drinking party at his home in Poway. Several teenagers were also found under the influence of alcohol.
Under the "Social Host" ordinance, anyone caught serving alcohol to a minor will be arrested and booked into jail.
Watch this San Diego 6 news story on the Poway incident and learn more about the high price of violating the "Social Host" ordinance.
You can report underage drinking parties to the Sheriff's Department 24 hours per day by calling our non-emergency line at (858) 565-5200.
Learn more about your responsibility as a "Social Host" by visiting: sdsheriff.net/social-host.