The Austin Police Department (APD) conducted an Impaired Driving Mobility (IDM) DWI enforcement period between June 25 thru July 11, 2021. During this time period, 138 DWI related arrests were made:
Of those arrests, the following number had enhanced DWI Charges
Breath Samples Over .15: 17
Class A Misdemeanor DWI (With prior convictions): 17
Child Passenger: 4
Felony DWI (2 or more prior convictions) : 11
The Austin Police Department and the City of Austin Transportation Department and TXDOT 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.