More than 1,200 arrested for drunken driving in Over the Limit, Under Arrest
More than 1,200 people in Wisconsin were arrested for drunken driving in the state's recent crackdown.
The Over the Limit, Under Arrest campaign lasted 17 days from late August through Labor Day.
The DOT said the effort resulted in almost 53,000 traffic citations and warnings. More than 9,000 of those were for speeding, and more than 5,000 citations were given to those not wearing their seat belts.
The campaign also netted some criminal arrests.