WFIR-LOGO-1Many area police departments are increasingly treating the weekend before Halloween much as they do New Year’s Eve, and they are doing so with saturation patrols for the next two nights. Police say the number of alcohol-related arrests and accidents has risen in recent years on this weekend. They use records from previous years to determine where drunk-driving problems are most likely to require attention. WFIR’s Evan Jones has the story.

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