DPS to Increase Patrols During Holiday
The Department of Public Safety announced on Monday that they will be increasing troopers on patrol and stopping drivers for drinking and driving.
The targeted DWI patrols will run from December 21st until New Year's Day. In addition, highway patrol troopers will have available officers out patrolling Texas highways from Christmas Eve until midnight December 26th. During the Christmas holiday, last year, DPS troopers arrested 350 drivers for driving while intoxicated.