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BPD officer recognized for making over 200 DUI arrests in 2018

Mothers Against Drunk Driving Kern County's Top DUI arresting officer of 2018 was one of Bakersfield's own. 

Officer Robert Tyo, 30, of the Bakersfield Police Department made 223 DUI arrests in 2018 — the most arrests by one person in Kern County. Tyo was honored at the MADD Kern County law enforcement and prosecutor recognition luncheon Wednesday. Officers from different agencies were honored, but no other officer made as many DUI arrests in 2018 as Tyo.

Maureen can be reached at (661)395-7491. You can follow her on Twitter @maureenstrode. 

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