Wednesday, January 7, 2009
PUBLIC INFORMATION ANNOUNCEMENT
(Release Date 01/07/2009) Holiday & Annual Traffic Enforcement Results Released
In regards to DUI arrests made in 2008 by the CCSO, please note the following stats:
Traffic Unit DUI Deputy T.J. Brown made 172 arrests for DUI in 2008.
Traffic Unit DUI Deputy Chris Garrison made 80 arrests for DUI in 2008.
All other CCSO deputies combined made 207 DUI arrests in 2008.
So, the total number of people arrested by the CCSO in 2008 for DUI was 459 people.
Now, about just holiday traffic enforcement.
The following is information our agency compiled as part of a report submitted to the Florida Department of Transportation. The DUI arrests mentioned below are included in the total listed above for the year.
Clay County Mobilization Enforcement Report – “Over the Limit, Under Arrest” - 2008 Holiday Period Impaired Driving Crackdown
December 13, 2008 – January 1, 2009
Name of Agency: Clay County Sheriff’s Office
Specific Enforcement Activity during this Reporting Period
Specifically on DUI Enforcement 231 hours
Specifically on Combined DUI/Belt Enforcement 6 hours
Number of Checkpoints Conducted 1
DUI Arrests 40
Suspended Licenses 90
Safety Belt Citations 14
Uninsured Motorists 1
Felony Arrests 211
Speeding Citations 140
Child Safety Seat Citations 4
Reckless Driving 3
Recovered Stolen Vehicles 1
Drug Arrests 6
Other Arrests 382
Designate a Driver materials distributed to 9 Clay County businesses.