Pennsylvania State Police (PSP) say troopers arrested some 330 people for driving under the influence during the four-day Christmas holiday from December 22 through December 25, 2018. Authorities say this number represents an increase from the 243 DUI arrests made during the 2017 Christmas holiday driving period, which spanned three days.
State police investigated also investigated some 622 crashes over the long holiday weekend, including 54 collisions involving alcohol. Six people were killed in five fatal crashes investigated by PSP.
In addition to DUI enforcement, troopers issued 2,460 speeding citations, 289 seatbelt citations, and 58 child safety seat citations.
These numbers do not include enforcement from other agencies across the Commonwealth.