The New York State Police issued more than 8,900 tickets state-wide during their special traffic enforcement period over Memorial Day Weekend. Troopers arrested 203 people for DWI, and investigated over 450 crashes, which injured 11 people. Two of those crashes had fatalities. In 2019 nearly 14,000 tickets were issued with 225 DWI arrests. Troopers also targeted speeders and aggressive drivers issuing over 3,300 tickets.

Troop C headquartered in Sidney which serves our region, arrested 4 people on DWI charges.