(Memorial Day Weekend Stats)…They were released by the El Centro Sector California Highway Patrol.
The CHP began their Maximum Enforcement Period Friday evening. It ended at 11:59 Monday night. The statistics indicate DUI arrests did not change as compared to the same period last year. There were 9 DUI arrests both years. There were no fatal injuries collisions this year, down from 1 reported last year. There were no major injury collisions this year, the same as last year. There was one minor injury collision this year, down from 4-reported last year. The Highway Patrol says the big increase was in Property Damage only collisions. There were six this year compared to 1 reported last year.