Sussex Police say there's been a slight fall in the number of drivers stopped for drink and drug driving during December.
Officers arrested 195 people between 1st December 2016 – 1st January 2018.
The official breakdown of the arrests:
- 138 drink-drive
- 55 drug-drive
- 2 people being in charge of a vehicle whilst over the limit (not driving but in driver's seat with keys in ignition)
Of these arrests so far, 23 have been convicted and a further 79 have been charged so far. Sussex Police says this compares to 208 arrests during the same period last.