Winter Holiday DUI Campaign Comes To An End

The 2012/13 Winter Holiday DUI Mobilization crackdown on drinking drivers has ended and resulted in a significant number of DUI arrests from the Sobriety Checkpoints, Special Saturation Patrols and routine patrol in the San Luis Obispo County “Avoid the 14 ” DUI Campaign for the past 19 days.

From 12:01 AM Friday December 14th, through Midnight Tuesday January 1, 2013 officers representing 11 county law enforcement agencies have arrested 114 individuals for driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs. In 2011/12 112 DUI arrests occurred during the same time period.  As with last year, there were no DUI related traffic fatalities.