California DUI attorneys are told California had 950 DUI fatalities in 2009.
California DUI deaths totaled 1,025 in 2008.
California DUI fatalities were the highest five years when there were 1,298 deaths in 2005.
California should be heartened with these figures, says the director of California's Office of Traffic Safety.
Across the United States of America, Drunk Driving deaths went down 7.4 percent in 2009 - 10,839, compared to 11,711 in 2008, lawyers report.