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DWI arrests drop 31% during extra summer patrols

KAAL-TV
Updated: September 16, 2021 07:16 AM
Created: September 16, 2021 07:08 AM

(ABC 6 NEWS) - Minnesota safety officials shared they did not find as many drunk drivers out on Minnesota roads over the Labor Day holiday. 

The Department of Public Safety pushed a Labor Day DWI campaign that ran from Aug. 20 to Sept. 6. 

During that time, law enforcement arrested 1,147 that's compared to 1,649 during the same time last year, a drop of 31%. 

There were also 130 move-over citations issued compared with 294 in 2020.
 


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