STATE OF CONNECTICUT
Department of Emergency Services &
Connecticut State Police
Public Information Office
1111 Country Club Road
Middletown, Connecticut 06457
||Colonel Danny R. Stebbins|
Division of State Police
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
December 26, 2012
STATE POLICE OPERATION S.A.N.T.A.2012 FINAL ENFORCEMENT STATS
The following are the State Police Christmas (Operation SANTA) holiday enforcement stats from December 23, 2012 through December 26, 2012, 10 p.m.
This Operation started on 12/23/12 midnight and will run until midnight 12/26/12
With injury 38
Fatal accidents: 3, resulting in 4 deaths
DUI arrests: 29
Speeding arrests: 451
Seatbelt violations 17
Hazardous Moving violations (follow too close, distracted driving, etc.): 857
Troopers observed a higher than normal traffic volume over the Christmas holiday.
This State Police enforcement effort will continue as we approach the New Year Eve Celebration. Troopers will conduct enforcement patrols throughout the state on both highways and secondary roads. In addition, sobriety checkpoints will also be set up in an effort to deter anyone from the consumption of alcohol and driving as we approach and celebrate the New Year’s Holiday.
Lt. J. Paul Vance
Content Last Modified on 12/31/2012 10:31:55 AM