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27 DWI arrests in Albany County DWI Sweep

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ALBANY, NY – A total of 27 individuals were arrested for DWI during Albany County's DWI Blanket Patrol.

The unannounced DWI sweep was between the hours of 5:00 p.m. on Thursday and 5:00 a.m. on Saturday. Eleven municipal police departments, the Albany County Sheriff's Office, and the New York State Police participated.

The results of the sweep are:

Traffic stops – 541

Total – Individuals Arrested for DWI – 27

Driving While Ability Impaired – 1

Driving While Ability Impaired/Drugs – 2

Aggravated DWI (.18 BAC and Above) – 6

Leandra's Law Violation (DWI with child under 16) – 2

Aggravated DWAI Combo Alcohol/Drugs – 0

Zero Tolerance (under 21) – 0

Designated Drivers – 23

Aggravated Unlicensed Operator (ALC) – 1

Aggravated Unlicensed Operator (NON-ALC) – 5

Average BAC for DWI Arrest - .15

Alcohol Related Crashes – 2

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