DPS Holiday Travel Safety

Amarillo, TX - In order to keep everyone safer over the holiday weekend, the Texas Department of Public Safety says they will be out in force.

According to the DPS, they arrested close to 450 drunk drivers and wrote more than 10,000 speeding tickets last Thanksgiving weekend in the Lone Star State.

The DPS is also a participant in Operation CARE, a nationwide effort by police agencies to reduce fatalities during the holidays.