Kentucky State Police released their yearly activity report for this region.
Over 400 people were arrested for DUI by Kentucky State Police in Caldwell, Christian, Crittenden, Hopkins, Muhlenberg, Todd, and Webster Counties last year.
State Police say 449 people were charged with DUI and that 24,895 citations were issued to motorists last year.
According to a yearly report that was released by KSP today, state police also investigated 904 traffic crashes, responded to 10m562 calls for services, opened 623 criminal cases and made 3,393 arrests.
State Police reported that there were 31 fatalities in 29 wrecks, which is a decrease from 2011 when 35 lives were lost in 33 fatal crashes.
Of the 31 fatalities last year, 15 victims were not wearing seatbelts, and two victims were pedestrians.
Police say although statewide fatalities increased from 720 in 2011 to 741 in last year, Caldwell, Christian, Crittenden, Hopkins, Muhlenberg, Todd, and Webster Counties
saw the lowest number of fatalities reported in the past 27 years.