Operation Checkpoint Strikeforce anti-DUI campaign underway

Police in Delaware made 7 DUI arrests during a Checkpoint Strikeforce crackdown on impaired driving and other risky behavior on the roads.

In addition to the DUI's, figures released by Delaware's Division of Highway Safety Friday show officers picked up 8 fugitives, arrested 6 drivers for using cell phones or otherwise being distracted, made 15 drug arrests and issued 72 traffic tickets in all 3 counties during a four-hour period July 12th.

DDHS officials called the operation a success.