Over 30 DUI arrests were made between Howard County police and Maryland State troopers during Super Bowl weekend, as 11 police agencies patrolled Route 40 to keep drunk or impaired drivers off the roadways.
According to Howard County police department spokeswoman Lori Boone, 13 DUI arrests were made during the "40-on-40" campaign, with an additional 7 during normal patrol operations.
“I’m happy that we were able to remove those individuals from the roads," Police Chief Gary Gardner said. "I'm also happy to say that we had no DUI accidents or serious incidents involving drunk driving over that period.”
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