Report: Minnesota Sees Impaired Driving Arrests Increase In 2019The number of people in Minnesota arrested for driving while impaired grew by nearly 5 percent last year, partly due to people driving with cannabis, opioids and methamphetamine in their system, according to a state agency’s report.
200+ Minnesota Drivers Arrested For DWI Over 4th Of JulyThe Minnesota State Patrol is reminding motorists who plan to drink over the holiday weekend to find a safe way to get home after hundreds of DWI arrests over the 4th of July holiday.
St. Patrick’s Day Weekend Results In 424 DWI ArrestsHundreds of people taking part in St. Patrick’s Day festivities eventually ran out of luck and ended up in jail, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.
'Make A Sober Game Plan': DPS Says Over 2,500 DWI Arrests Over HolidaysAhead of the Super Bowl coming to Minneapolis, the Department of Public Safety is reminding motorists to make a sober ride game plan.
Officials: 137 Arrests In Minn. For DWIs On Thanksgiving Eve; 1 Killed In Wrong-Way CrashMinnesota traffic officials say over a hundred people were arrested for DWIs in the state on Wednesday evening, or Thanksgiving Eve.
State Patrol: More Than 1,300 DWI Arrests This SummerThe Minnesota State Patrol is reminding drivers of the consequences of drunk driving following a spike in arrests this summer.
More Than 2,500 DWI Arrests Made In Minnesota Over The HolidaysSafety officials say that over the holidays, law enforcement officials on Minnesota roads arrested 2,502 people for driving under the influence.
State Patrol: 152 DWI Arrests Made Statewide New Year's EveMinnesota State Patrol made 152 DWI arrests New Year's Eve , according to a state patrol spokesperson. The state patrol reported that 125 of those arrests were made after midnight.
Good Question: Why Can't Minnesota Police Set Up Checkpoints?Minnesota State Troopers arrested 94 people for drunken driving on St. Patrick’s Day. It was lowest number for the holiday in six years. Year-round DWI arrests across Minnesota are also down – for eight years straight – even though we are one of 12 states that don’t allow sobriety checkpoints.
Minn. DPS: DWI Arrests On St. Patrick's Day Lowest In 6 YearsMore people chose to grab a sober ride this St. Patrick's Day. Tuesday marked the lowest DWI arrests on the holiday in six years, according to the Minnesota Department of Public Safety.
State Patrol: DWI Arrests Down Over Labor Day WeekendTriple A projects 33 million people will travel 50 miles or more this weekend, which is up 2.9 percent from last year. But what's happening on the roads has the Minnesota State Patrol officials like Lt. Jason Bartell pleasantly taken aback.
Added DWI Patrols To Target 13 MN Counties In 2012State officials will be targeting 13 Minnesota counties over the next year in the crackdown on drunk driving, according to a Minnesota Department of Public Safety report released Friday.
Report: Minnesota Traffic Deaths Hit 67-Year LowTraffic deaths in 2011 were the lowest they’ve been since 1944, according to a report released Wednesday by the Minnesota Department of Public Safety.
Nearly 700 DWI Arrests In First Half Of DecemberThe Minnesota Department of Public Safety says 675 motorists have been arrested for drunken driving in the first half of December.