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New report shows more people charged for DUI in 2014 than 2013

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A new report from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation shows more Tennesseans were charged with driving under the influence in 2014 than 2013.

Overall, law enforcement agencies arrested more than 29-thousand-5-hundred people last year.

That's 639 more than the year before.

In Chattanooga, police say the increase is because of higher enforcement around bars, and patrolling the streets at specific times.

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