Metro Police Report Decline in NYE Arrests - 8 News NOW

Metro Police Report Decline in NYE Arrests

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LAS VEGAS -- Metro Police are reporting a sharp decline in the number of arrests during this year's New Year's Eve celebration compared to past years.

According to police, a total of 92 people were arrested and booked into both the Clark County Detention Center and the Las Vegas City Jail during the celebration.

Compare that number with 153 people booked into CCDC last year and 215 the year before.

Most of the arrests were for misdemeanors. Only eight people were charged with felonies.

The numbers include 10 DUI arrests.

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