St. Patrick’s Day Parade Update

The Boston Police Department is reporting that on Sunday, March 16, 2014, officers assigned to the St. Patrick’s Day Parade in South Boston issued 293 citations for public drinking and made 5 arrests--2 for disorderly conduct and 3 for public drinking. One subject was placed in protective custody. The vast majority of those who attended today's parade did so in a fun and safe manner. We thank you for celebrating responsibly.