Nearly 300 motor vehicle citations were issued and 13 drivers were charged with drunken driving after their arrests on Route 24 and Interstate 195 last Friday and Saturday nights by extra patrols deployed by Massachusetts State Police. The two-day surge came a few months after a similar increase in patrols on Friday and Saturday nights in August and September. Troopers also charged eight individuals with crimes other than operating under the influence, and issued nine criminal summonses, State Police said.
Unlimited access to BostonGlobe.com for only 99 cents for the first 4 weeks.Sign up
Are you a home delivery subscriber?
Get FREE access as part of your print subscriptionStart Here
Contact us for help