Officials make 15 DWI arrests during crackdown

LOCKPORT, N.Y. (WIVB) – There were 325 traffic tickets issued during the St. Patrick’s Day DWI Crackdown Enforcement in Niagara County. The sheriff’s office says there were 15 DWI arrests, 23 additional arrests and 325 tickets.

Several agencies participated in the crackdown from March 14th through March 18th. The agencies had increased patrol units specifically designated for DWI enforcement.

Future crackdown periods are already scheduled for 2014. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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