Arcata Police prepare for New Years Eve on the Plaza

ARCATA- The Arcata Police Department is gearing up for New Years Eve on the Arcata Plaza.

The department said they plan on increasing enforcement and patrols Wednesday night. In past years the city has seen an increase in calls for service, vandalism and intoxication. Last year 11 people were arrested for being drunk in public.

The department said they have been able to reduce the amount of damage caused on New Years Eve in recent years said Det. Sgt. Todd Dokweiler.