Florida Highway Patrol DUI Arrests in Tampa Bay
Troop C of the Florida Highway Patrol, which covers Hillsborough County, Pinellas County, Polk County, Citrus County, Sumter County, and Hernando County, Florida, just released information showing the number of arrests made during the New Year’s period from December 31, 2008 to January 4, 2009.
Troop C of the Florida Highway Patrol investigated 233 crashes including five vehicle crashes with fatalities and twenty-eight crashes involving DUI. During this time period, Florida Highway Patrol Officer arrested 45 drivers for drunk driving or driving under the include (“DUI”). More than 960 speeding tickets were issued.
If you were arrested for DUI by a Florida Highway Patrol Officer during the 2009 New Year’s Holiday, contact an experienced Hillsborough DUI Attorney defending drivers charged with DUI in Pinellas, Polk, Pasco, and Hillsborough County.