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Low DUI Arrests Made By CHP For Holiday Weekend

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California Highway Patrol officers made four DUI arrests, less than expected, over the Holiday weekend. California Highway Patrol Officers said it may be due to attention about the increased enforcement and patrol over the six day period.

Below are the results of  CHP Maximum Enforcement Period (MEP) for Nov. 27th through Dec. 1st.

Total collisions: 9

Fatal traffic collisions: 1

Injury traffic collisions: 2

DUI collisions: 3

Total property damage only collisions: 6

Total DUI arrests: 4