Police cuff 92 motorists during DUI enforcement campaign

In Island and Island counties, 92 motorists were stopped and arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs between Nov. 27 and Jan. 1.

Across the state, a total of 2,723 drivers were cited for DUI during the Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over enforcement campaign.

According to a news release, a similar operation in Skagit and Island counties in 2012 yielded 97 arrests for DUI.

Extra patrols were funded by a grant from the Washington Traffic Safety Commission.

These and all extra patrols are part of Target Zero, which aims to end traffic deaths and serious injuries in Washington by 2030.

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