Crash Facts & Statistics

Crash Facts & Statistics

2010 DWI Facts
  • 131 alcohol related deaths from crashes (lowest on record since 1984 start of stats) - 141 in 2009
  • 2,485 alcohol related injuries from crashes
  • 29,919 motorists arrested for DWI in 2010
  • 32,756 motorists arrested for DWI in 2009
  • 73% of DWI arrests are males
  • 75% of drinking drivers killed were not belted
  • 77% of alcohol related deaths are outside the 7 county metro area
  • Outside metro area = about half of all DWI arrests