In MORE LOCAL NEWS - leading up to Labor Day weekend - there's a crackdown on drunk driving. Later this morning, law enforcement agencies in North Florida and Georgia are meeting at the state line to send a message. Channel 4's Erica Rakow joins us LIVE with their efforts - and what you can expect to see on the roads this weekend - Erica? 3 3 THAT'S RIGHT, THIS CRACKDOWN ON IMPAIRED DRIVING BEGAN ON AUGUST 16 AND RUNS THROUGH THE LABOR DAY HOLIDAY.. THIS WEEK, AGENCIES IN FLORIDA AND GEORGIA ARE TEAMING UP AGAIN.. THEY'RE MEETING TODAY FOR THE 22ND ANNUAL "HANDS ACROSS THE BORDER". :00-:06:34-:46DRUNK DRIVING IS ONE OF AMERICA'S DEADLIEST CRIMES.. IN 2012, THERE WERE NEARLY ONE-THOUSAND ALCOHOL RELATED FATALITIES IN FLORIDA. ANDREW JOHNSON/FLORIDA CAMPAIGN LIASION 49:34 - "Every Labor Day weekend and the weeks leading up to Labor Day, we always see a pretty sharp increase in the number of traffic crashes and fatalities, by the sheer number of vehicles on the roads." JOHNSON SAYS THE CARELESS DISREGARD FOR HUMAN LIVES MUST STOP AND THAT'S WHY OFFICERS IN FLORIDA AND GEORGIA ARE PROMISING A "NO TOLERANCE" POLICY THIS WEEKEND.. AND WILL ARREST IMPAIRED DRIVERS WHEREVER AND WHENEVER THEY FIND THEM.KEN JEFFERSON 1:06 when you drink, when you get behind the wheel of a car that's an intentional act.You're saying, I understand that I've had a drink, or two or three but I'm okay. If you decide that in your mind and you get stop, you're going to jail.TODAY'S HANDS ACROSS THE BORDER EVENT IS THE THIRD THIS WEEK..THE OFFICERS ALREADY MET AT THE STATE LINE ON 75 AND ON I-10. I-10 IS WHERE A SECOND, BRAND NEW, MULTI-STATE INITIATIVE IS ONGOING.. FROM JACKSONVILLE TO SANTA MONICA, CALIFORNIA.. SOURCE: 08-26 53P PKG LABOR DAY TRAFFIC // NANCY RASMUSSEN/FHP CAPTAIN "All of our troopers that align with the corridor for I-10, they're going to be looking for aggressive drivers, DUI's, speeding." SO WHILE YOU'RE OUT AND ABOUT THIS HOLIDAY WEEKEND.. REMEMBER LAW ENFORCEMENT IS ALSO OUT AND ABOUT.. AND WEIGH THE CONSEQUENCES BEFORE GETTING BEHIND THE WHEEL IMPAIRED.KJ 2:22 you're talking about attorneys fees, you're talking about fines you're talking about your drivers license being suspended, all these various headaches you're going to have to go through this is the type of the thing that is totally preventable THE "HANDS ACROSS THE BORDER" SAFETY CAMPAIGN WAS STARTED IN NASSAU COUNTY BETWEEN A FLORIDA AND GEORGIA STATE TROOPER 22 YEARS AGO.