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Connecticut State PoliceThanksgiving Holiday Weekend Travel Statistics

This article was published on: 11/30/15 4:38 PM by Mike Minarsky

 

Connecticut State Police badgeThe Connecticut State Police supplemented the normal patrol force with additional State Troopers throughout the Thanksgiving Holiday weekend.  The operation began at 12:01 a.m. on Wednesday, 11/25/2015, and and concluded at 11:59 p.m. on Sunday 11/29/2015.  Troopers patrolled roads and highways across Connecticut, focusing on drunken driving violations and aggressive drivers. 

2015

Speeding Arrests – 1204

Seat belt Violations – 432

OTHER HAZARDOUS MOVING VIOLATIONS – 3160 (cell phone usage, texting, unsafe lane changes)

DUI – 46

Investigated Accidents – 513

Accidents with Injury – 59

Fatalities – 1

 

2014

Speeding Arrests – 1106

Seat belt Violations – 314

OTHER HAZARDOUS MOVING VIOLATIONS – 3538 (cell phone usage, texting, unsafe lane changes)

DUI – 52

Investigated Accidents – 934

Accidents with Injury – 97

Fatalities – 1

 

 

 

 

 

 

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