MHP arrested over 150 people for DUI charges over the New Years holiday
MISSISSIPPI (WCBI) – More than 180 people rang in the New Year in jail after allegedly driving drunk.
State troopers arrested 184 people on a DUI charge over the New Year’s holiday enforcement campaign, which ended early Sunday morning.
The Mississippi Highway Patrol wrote more than 6,300 tickets.
Troop F in New Albany made more DUI and drug arrests than any other trooper post in the state. Troop F also wrote more citations.
Three people died on state highways. Those fatal crashes were reported in Jackson, Perry, and Jefferson Counties.