CPSO releases stats from roving DWI detail

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - During the holiday season, the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office conducted a Roving DWI Detail from December 19 through January 4 which resulted in deputies making 33 DWI arrests.

Of the 33 arrests, four were for underage DWI; 25 were for DWI 1st offense; one 1st offense DWI with child endangerment; two DWI 2nd offenses; and one DWI 3rd offense.

The Roving DWI Detail included extra patrol deputies, in addition to regularly-scheduled patrol deputies, patrolling the parish strictly looking for impaired drivers during the holiday season.

This DWI detail was funded by a grant from the Louisiana Highway Safety Commission.

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