As we are in the midst of the holiday season be safe. Here are some tips to avoid a San Diego DUI.
Christmas holiday statistics reported by the California Highway Patrol revealed the number of arrests for suspicion of driving under the influence (San Diego DUI) statewide and countywide were both down markedly compared to last year.
Fatalities decreased statewide, but were higher in San Diego County compared with 2012, according to the CHP. San Diego DUIs were higher than most other counties.
For the Christmas holiday period which started at 6:01 p.m. Christmas Eve and ended at 11:59 p.m. Christmas Day, there were 700 arrests for suspicion of DUI and 15 fatalities reported statewide in 2012 and 221 arrests and five fatalities for the same period in 2013.
In San Diego County, there were 28 arrests for suspicion of a San Diego DUI and no casualties last year, compared to 12 arrests and two casualties this year.
San Diego DUI arrests include only those made by CHP officers. Fatalities reported are from all law enforcement agencies. The CHP investigates all crashes on freeways and all roads in unincorporated areas in addition to investigating San Diego DUIs.
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