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Expect a 'wee bit' extra DWI enforcement on St. Patrick's Day weekend

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There have been 11 traffic deaths in the last five years during the St. Patrick’s Day holiday; at least two of the deaths involved a drunk driver. The lower percentage of drunk driving deaths may demonstrate more people are planning ahead, according to DPS officials. During this same time period, 1,241 motorists were arrested for DWI during the holiday.


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