Police to crack down on drunken driving on St. Patrick's Day

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Police will be cracking down on drunken and distracted drivers this weekend as people celebrate St. Patrick’s Day.

Officials say there’s an app called “Stop DWI” that can help find a safe ride home.

Additionally, Metro-North is banning alcohol Saturday through Sunday morning. On the Hudson line, conductors will be collecting tickets before passengers board the train.

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