Jefferson County releases impaired crash statistics

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JEFFERSON COUNTY, MO (KPLR) – Jefferson County Sheriff Glenn Boyer released statistics for impaired crashes in the county for the years 2007 and 2012. The numbers show a drop in crashes and serious injuries since funding for a 4 man unit charged with specifically seeking out impaired and intoxicated drivers on Jefferson County roads.


Impaired Crashes                                332
Impaired Fatal Crashes                       15
Impaired S/I Crashes                          55
S/I= Serious Injury


Impaired Crashes              258
Impaired Fatal Crashes    11
Impaired S/I Crashes       28
S/I= Serious Injury

Grant funding expected to continue through the 2014 Missouri fiscal year.