KILGORE (KYTX) - Police in Kilgore have released the latest Selective Traffic Enforcement Program (STEP) statistics.
KPD recently ended the last 14 day "wave period" for Spring Break and the numbers are in.
Five DWI arrest were made and 160 speeding citations were issued during the period.
The STEP program is aimed at saving lives and reducing vehicle crashes.
The program is funded by NHTSA and TXDOT. The program specifically focuses on speed and DWI enforcement. Both driving behaviors greatly increase a persons' risk of being involved in a crash.