NIAGARA COUNTY - From 05/22/14 through 05/27/14, the Niagara County Sheriff's Office, Niagara Falls Police Department, North Tonawanda Police Department, New York State Park Police, Lockport Police Department, Middleport Police Department, Lewiston Police Department, Town of Niagara Police Department, Barker Police Department, and the Somerset Police Department all participated in the "Memorial Day DWI Crackdown Enforcement". All agencies involved utilized increased patrol units that were specifically designated for DWI enforcement. 28 people across Niagara County were arrested during this time frame for Driving While Intoxicated. These extra patrol units also had an additional 26 arrests and issued approximately 465 traffic tickets.
Future "crackdown" periods are already scheduled in 2014 with all agencies being involved.