Alcoholism and problem drinking cost the US economy billions of dollars a year in criminal justice system costs. Unfortunately, drinking alcohol can significantly impair a person’s judgment and lower their inhibitions. This effect can lead to a host of adverse consequences. 28% of all traffic-related deaths are a result of drunk driving. One million people per year in the U.S. are arrested for driving under the influence or DUI. But does a DUI arrest always signal that a person has an alcohol use disorder? And where can someone go for help after a DUI arrest? The following article will explore DUI arrests and assistance for DUI convicts in detail.