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The North Carolina State Highway Patrol along with the Division of Law Enforcement Wildlife Resources Commission released the totals for “On the Road, On the Water, Don’t Drink and Drive” campaign for the period of Saturday, May 23 through Monday, May 25.
“On the Road, On the Water, Don’t Drink and Drive” campaign is a multi-agency initiative that is designed to combine law enforcement resources to ensure that all motorist can safely travel the highway and waterways during the summer months.
The totals are reflective of each agencies collaborative enforcement efforts.
Highway Patrol total violations were 8887 and total violations for Wildlife Resources Commission was 756 statewide.
Troop B, that includes Bladen County and most of southeastern North Carolina, ranked first in most categories:  There are 8 troops across the state:
                                               Statewide           Troop B
DWI                                               289                     84
Seatbelt Violations                     1668                   499 
Child Restraint Violations          196                     56
Equipment Violations                 579                   103
Driver License Violations           276                   276
Registration Violations             1061                   179