SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO AM) - Sioux Falls Police arrested 17 drivers for being under the influence during an increased patrol from Saturday afternoon through early Sunday morning.
Lieutenant Jerry Miller says officers issued 145 citations during the patrol. He says that included 18 speeding tickets, 13 seat belt violations, 26 warning tickets and 24 tickets for no proof of insurance.
Miller says 16 extra officers were added to the weekend patrol.
He says 20 drivers were arrested during last year's saturation patrol for St. Patrick's Day.