Austin Police Release 2023 Labor Day DWI Enforcement Initiative Results

The Austin Police Department conducted a DWI Enforcement Initiative on roadways and waterways over the Labor Day holiday. The Enforcement was in effect from August 18th thru September 4th.

This initiative is an effort to enforce DWI laws and keep the public safe by encouraging drivers to make responsible decisions

During the initiative, there was a total of 124 DWI arrests made by the Austin Police Department Patrol Officers.

The Austin Police Department, TXDOT and the City of Austin Transportation and Public Works Department are continuously focused on preventing lives from being lost on the streets, highways and waterways of Austin. The Department is dedicated to making the roadways and waterways of Austin safe for residents and visitors through education and enforcement.