MCSO arrests 20 drunk drivers over Labor Day weekend
MILWAUKEE -- The Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office reports arresting 20 drunk drivers over Labor Day weekend. The sheriff's office ran Drive Sober patrols from August 29 - September 2.
The sheriff's office conducted 232 traffic stops with 221 citations issued. 20 of those traffic stops were drunk driver related, and seven of those were repeat drunk drivers. The sheriff's officer responded to three drunk driving crashes over Labor Day weekend.
Labor Day weekend statistics from the sheriff's office:
232 Traffic Stops
221 Total citations issued
9 Seat Belt Citations
83 Excessive Speed Citations
20 Unlicensed/Revoked/Suspended Drivers
20 Operating While Intoxicated (MCSO only) (Average PBT result was .14)
66 Other moving/non-moving violations (Lane deviation, registration, no insurance, etc.)
28 Crashes with Property Damage Only
5 Crashes with Injuries
3 DUI-related crashes