Monday, November 26, 2007

California DUI attorneys & lawyers news for San Diego Holiday weekend

California Drunk Driving lawyer - California DUI criminal attorney holiday update for San Diego California

SAN DIEGO -- The number of California DUI - drunken driving arrests, and fatalities caused by California DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving - impaired drivers, continues to increase on San Diego County roadways this Thanksgiving weekend, according to California Highway Patrol statistics updated Sunday.

Five people were killed on San Diego County roadways during the Thanksgiving holiday so far, compared to one at this point last year. At this time Saturday, only three had died so far this holiday weekend.

In San Diego County, 128 people were arrested by CHP officers on suspicion of California DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving - driving under the influence, 14 less than over the same period last year. Saturday, there had been only 92 local California DUI / DWI - drunk driving arrests.

There were 1,497 arrests statewide for suspicion of California DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving - driving under the influence, compared to 1,542 in 2006. That statewide arrest total is up from 1,041 California DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving arrests on Saturday.

California DUI attorneys like DUI-Help are prepared to assist arrestees.