The Paisano

Editorial: A solution to cut down on the high number of drunk-driving fatalities in Texas

January 15, 2013

Over the holiday season, San Antonio Police Department made 274 DWI arrests.In 2010, Texas was ranked highest in people killed involving a drunken driver, placing the state above California by almost 500 fatalities with 1,259 deaths.College students are going to drink—instead of chastising drinking,...

DWI means down with insanity

April 4, 2011

According to data taken from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), in Bexar county 41% (61) of the 149 fatalities had alcohol involved. This is below Harris county (Houston) 49%, Dallas county 44%, Tarrant county (Ft. Worth) 44%, and slightly above Travis county (Austin) 39%.&...