YAKIMA, WA - Increased holiday patrols in Benton, Franklin and Yakima counties caught drunk drivers in the act on Christmas Day.
According to booking records, Yakima County saw seven people booked for suspicion of driving under the influence. Three people were arrested on DUI charges in Benton County. Franklin County had none.
Officers have increased patrols during the holidays. In the past six weeks, Yakima has seen the most DUI arrests, totaling more than 60.