December 31st, 2011 by WCBC Radio
Maryland State Police troopers have already started increased patrols aimed at preventing DUI-related wrecks and fatalities. Maryland State Police have already begun extra patrols targeting drunk drivers. DUI saturation patrols to be conducted by troopers at each of the 22 barracks in Maryland. In addition, troopers will also be conducting sobriety checkpoints at various locations. Last New Year’s Eve, there were four alcohol related fatalities in Maryland. Additionally, police made 193 DUI arrests statewide.