Iowa City Hits Ten Year High for Drunk Driving Arrests

Source: MGN
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IOWA CITY, Iowa (KCRG-TV9) - Recently completed 2015 arrest statistics show Iowa City police hit a ten year high for "operating while intoxicated" arrests.

621 people were arrested for OWI in Iowa City in 2015. That's the most OWI arrests over the ten year period provided by the city through their online arrest statistics data. The previous high mark was 598 OWI arrests in 2013.

The low number was 319 OWI arrests in 2010.

4,842 people have been charged with OWI by Iowa City Police over the past decade, an average of 484 OWI's per year.