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BUREAU OF FIELD OPERATIONS HOLIDAY ENFORCEMENT PLANS INDEPENDENCE DAY HOLIDAY 2002

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Enforcement Initiative Troop A Troop B Troop G Troop H Totals
DUI Check Points 0 0 0 0 0
DUI Wolf Packs 2 2 4 3 11
Speed Enforcement Details 12 2 18 9 41
Seat Belt Enforcement Details 10 3 20 9 42
Aggressive Driving Details 8 3 4 9 24
Vehicle Equipment / License Check Point 6 2 3 9 20
Aircraft Speed Enforcement 0 2 0 0 2
Troop Totals 38 14 49 39  
TOTAL INITIATIVES >>     140
Enforcement Initiative Troop C Troop D Troop F   Totals
DUI Check Points 2 0 0   2
DUI Wolf Packs 8 4 7   19
Speed Enforcement Details 24 22 24   70
Seat Belt Enforcement Details 29 20 3   52
Aggressive Driving Details 11 16 4   31
Vehicle Equipment / License Check Point 3 0 0   3
Aircraft Speed Enforcement 2 0 0   2
Troop Totals 79 62 38    
TOTAL INITIATIVES >>     179
Enforcement Initiative Troop E Troop L Troop K   Totals
DUI Check Points 1 1 2   4
DUI Wolf Packs 1 9 3   13
Speed Enforcement Details 6 24 24   54
Seat Belt Enforcement Details 0 18 24   42
Aggressive Driving Details 2 11 9   22
Vehicle Equipment / License Check Point 1 0 0   1
Aircraft Speed Enforcement 2 5 2   9
Troop Totals 13 68 64    
TOTAL INITIATIVES >>     145
Enforcement Initiative Region 1 Region 2 Region 3   Totals
DUI Check Points 0 2 4   6
DUI Wolf Packs 11 19 13   43
Speed Enforcement Details 41 70 54   165
Seat Belt Enforcement Details 42 52 42   136
Aggressive Driving Details 24 31 22   77
Vehicle Equipment / License Check Point 20 3 1   24
Aircraft Speed Enforcement 2 2 9   13
Troop Totals 140 179 145    
TOTAL INITIATIVES >>     464





2001 INDEPENDENCE DAY HOLIDAY TRAFFIC FATALITIES
12:01 A.M., Tuesday, July 3, 2001, to midnight, Wednesday, July 4, 2001


  FATAL
CRASHES
 
FATALITIES
Rural 8 10
Urban 7 10
TOTAL 15 20
ALCOHOL-RELATED FATAL CRASHES AND FATALITIES
Alcohol-related Fatal Crashes 8
Alcohol-related Fatalities 12
FATALITIES BY TYPE OF PERSON
Drivers 11
Passengers 5
Pedestrians 2
Bicyclists 2
 TOTAL 20
FATAL CRASHES BY DAY OF WEEK
Tuesday 4
Wednesday 11
 TOTAL 15
CONTRIBUTING CAUSES IN FATAL CRASHES
No Improper Driving/Action 11
Careless Driving 5
Failure to Yield 3
Improper Lane Change 2
Improper Turn 1
Drove Left of Center 1
Exceeded Safe Speed Limit 1
All Other 4
 TOTAL 28





2001 INDEPENDENCE DAY HOLIDAY TRAFFIC FATALITIES


During this time period, there were 20 people killed in 15 fatal traffic crashes.

3 (15%) of the people killed were under 21 years of age;
 
11 (55%) of the people killer were drivers;
 
5 (25%) of the people killed were passengers;
 
2 (10%) of the people killed were pedestrians;
 
2 (10%) of the people killed were bicyclists;
 
8
 
(57%)
 
of the 14? drivers and passengers killed in vehicles normally equipped with safety belts were not using their belts ;
 
12 (60%) of the traffic deaths were alcohol-related;
 
8 (53%) of the fatal traffic crashes were alcohol-related;
 
10 (67%) of the fatal crashes occurred after dark;
 
10 (67%) of the fatal crashes occured during clear weather;
 
12
 
(80%)
 
of the fatal traffic crashes ocurred on straight and level highways and;
 
10 (67%) of the fatal traffic crashes occurred on state roads;

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