DPS to increase patrons this month

March 2013
Hays Free Press (Buda, TX);3/ 6/2013, Vol. 110 Issue 48, p2A
The article reports on the decision of the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) to increase its troopers from March 8 to 17, 2013 to target intoxicated drivers and to focus in high-risk locations where alcohol-related crashes are most frequent.


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