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    Ark. law enforcement stepping up DUI patrols on New Year's Eve

    7:04 AM, Dec 31, 2012   |    comments
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    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) -- One person is killed every half-hour due to drunk driving. And with it being New Year's Eve, many people will be at parties tonight.

    Of all traffic deaths this year, 34 percent of them are alcohol related. And 190 lives lost last year were due to alcohol-related crashes.

    Police across Arkansas will be stepping up patrols. Sgt. Brian Dedrick with the North Little Rock Police Department stops by THV 11 News to talk about the various DUI patrols taking place all over the state.

    If you want to enjoy the New Year but don't want to drive, here are some taxi services you could use:

    Serving the central Ark. area: Yellow Cab Co. (501) 222-2222

    Little Rock
    River City Cab (501) 388-5582
    Capitol Cab Leasing (501) 568-0462
    Reliable Taxi (501) 909-9338
    McDonald Taxi Courier (501) 960-7285

    North Little Rock
    Affordable Taxi (501) 786-0496
    Rush Hour Taxi (501) 563-4525

    Need A Ride Taxi Service (501) 216-3027
    Benton Taxi (501) 565-5859

    Gibbs Agriculture Lime Svc (501) 843-5748

    Conway Taxis (501) 730-4110
    A One Taxi (501) 505-8294

    Discount Taxi (501) 988-4425  

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