State Police issued more than 13,000 tickets and arrested 259 people statewide for impaired driving during the St. Patrick’s Day weekend crackdown (March 15-18).
In Central NY, there were more than 1300 tickets issued, including 30 DWI arrests, 45 distracted driving and more than 400 speeding tickets.
Here’s the full breakdown of arrests by Troop:
Troopers also investigated 594 automobile crashes across New York State, including 85 crashes that resulted in injuries.
There were no fatalities in crashes during the enforcement period.