Connecticut State Troopers were patrolling highways and roads in Connecticut over this 2019 July 4 holiday period. During this enforcement period Troopers utilized both traditional and non-traditional patrol cars.

The enforcement period started at 7 p.m. on July 3  and ran through 11:59 p.m. on July 7.

Troopers focused on drunken driving violations, aggressive drivers, distracted drivers and speeding. Sobriety checkpoints and targeted DUI patrols were also in place over the entire weekend. These State Police stats cover the time period starting at 7 p.m., on July 03, 2019 to July 07, 2019 at 11:59 p.m.:

Calls for Service: 7,184
Speeding: 652
Seatbelt: 75
Total violations: 1859 (to include unsafe lane change, Following Too Closely, Cell Phone, Texting, Speeding, Seatbelt, etc.)
DUI arrests: 50
Investigated: 248
With injury: 51
Fatal: 0 accidents resulting in a fatality

2018 stats cover the time period starting at 12:01a.m., July 3 to 11:59 p.m., July 8
Speeding: 995
Seatbelt: 124
Total Violations: 2,530 (These include unsafe lane change, following too closely, cellphone/texting, etc.)
DUI Arrests: 38
Investigated: 489
With injury: 62
Fatal: 3 accident resulting in a fatality