Rockford #1 in IL for DUI Arrests

ROCKFORD (WIFR) -- Nearly 700 people were busted last year in Rockford for drinking and driving in 2012. That makes the Forest City number one in the state for the most DUI arrests, outside the City of Chicago, which has a category of it's own.

Rockford's been number one for six years in a row. The City of DeKalb saw the biggest increase with 242, that's up 44% compared to 2011.

Rockford Investigator John Wenstrom was the top cop in Illinois making 205 DUI arrests.

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