Crime

DUI campaign collars 145 drivers

The crackdown on motorists driving under the influence (DUI) ended with a significant number of arrests from sobriety checkpoints, special saturation patrols, and routine patrol in Madera and Fresno counties. From 12:01 a.m., Dec. 12, through Thursday Jan. 1.

Officers representing 21 county law enforcement agencies arrested 145 individuals for driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs. In.

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), sobriety checkpoint programs can yield considerable cost savings: $6 for every $1 spent. Funding for this program was provided by a grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety, through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

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