This is some good news for Western New York area drivers. There is a trend in Erie County that we all should be proud of.

According to Metro Source News:

New data shows DWI cases were down six percent during the first half of 2018, compared to the same time period last year.  Police also say increased patrols and awareness about the dangers of driving drunk are making a difference.

The introduction of services like Uber and Lyft have also been great ways for people to get home safely.