Multiple DUII arrests made after NYE

MEDFORD, Ore. — Despite the risks that come with driving under the influence, some still got behind the wheel after ringing in the new year.

While the official number of DUIIs are not in yet, the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office confirmed there were multiple arrests.

Agencies across the region were out in full force patrolling the roads last night. The sheriff’s office said they receive a high number of calls every year between New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day about possibly intoxicated drivers.

Anna Weeks is the anchor of NBC5 News at 5 and 11 and Your Place @7 with Anna Weeks. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from Oregon State University with a degree in Digital Communication Arts and a minor in writing. Previously, she interned with the National Association of Broadcasters at the NAB Show in Las Vegas. Originally from the Portland area, Anna loves exploring Southern Oregon. In her free time, she enjoys reading, running, and watching sports.
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