The Memorial Day holiday is just over a month away, and it will likely be the first "Heat Is On" campaign for 2013. In 2012, Colorado's law enforcement program was responsible for hundreds of drunk driving arrests. This year, it is likely that the number of arrests will increase.
The death of Dallas Cowboys practice squad member Jerry Brown was a stark and humbling reminder of the dangers of drinking and driving. Less than two months later another Cowboys player has been arrested on suspicion of drunk driving. Defensive tackle Jay Ratliff was taken into custody after he was involved in an accident.