Police reveal drunk stats

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POLICE arrested 244 people for being drunk and incapable in the force area last year, new figures have shown.

Another 14 were charged with being drunk and trying to enter a licensed premises, according to figures from last April to March.

Officers also made 56 arrests for patrons being disorderly inside a licensed premises while 111 people were charged for refusing to leave a venue. Seven people were charged with being drunk inside a sports ground or while attempting to gain entry.