CT State Police report Labor Day weekend stats
During this enforcement operation troopers utilized both traditional and non-traditional State Police vehicles. The enforcement project started at 12:01 a.m. on Aug. 31 and ran through 11:59 p.m. on Sept. 3.
Troopers focused on drunken driving violations, aggressive drivers, distracted drivers and speeding. Sobriety checkpoints and targeted DUI patrols were in place over the entire weekend.
These State Police stats cover the time period starting at 12:01a.m. on Aug. 31 and ending at 11:59 p.m. on Sept. 3.
- Speeding 1,314
- Seatbelt 47
- Other hazardous moving violations (to include unsafe lane change, following too closely, cell phone, texting, etc.) 2,474
- DUI arrests 24
- Accidents — Investigated 281; With injury 63; Fatal 0
2017 Labor Day Weekend Enforcement Stats Sept. 1-4
- Speeding 1,189
- Seatbelt 46
- Hazardous moving violations 2,764
- DWI arrests 47
- Accidents — Investigated 529; With injury 78; Fatal 1