Laredo, Texas– Police have released the number of DWI arrests made during the holidays. Thanks to a grant by TxDOT, authorities were on the lookout for intoxicated drivers. 

Police report: 

  • 156 traffic stops 
  • 158 citations issued 
  • 28 DWI arrests were made 
  • 4 other arrests were made for criminal charges. 

The police department said it was a successful initiative and encourage a community to avoid drinking and driving as it could result in harsh consequences.