Still #1 Cause of death on our Roadways

The MissiON

of Mothers Against Drunk Driving®️ (MADD) is to:


drunk driving


injuries per year


of fatally injured drivers tested positive for drugs


drugged driving


people killed in 2021


victims of these violent crimes


under 21 killed every year


underage drinking

The victims of drunk and drugged driving crashes are not statistics.

They are Mothers, Children, Spouses and Brothers.

Austin Lockwood

When it comes to sharing stories of people whose lives have been affected by drunk driving, nothing can convey the heartbreak more than the words of a mother who has...

Andrew McMorris

I walk on the pavement and feel the hard cement roll under my sole as I take each step. The air is warm with just a hint of a chill,...

John Michael Patrick Jr.

By Prisca Patrick I was supposed to die first. Not John Michael, my smart, gregarious older brother who was beloved by everybody. I was 15 months old when doctors diagnosed me with...

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Use the search below to locate your nearest MADD office

"An Advocate literally and Figuratively Picked me up and pieced me back together.
And that's what I try to do for the victims I serve.
Kimberly Cockrell - MADD South Carolina

News & Updates


Drunk Driving Deaths Rose to 32% of All Traffic Fatalities in 2022

More than 13,000 People Died in Alcohol-Related Crashes for Second Straight Year Drunk driving killed more than 13,000 people for the second year in a row, according to a new report released this week by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). Alcohol-related crashes claimed 32% of all traffic deaths in 2022, up from 31%...

Press Releases

MADD Celebrates America’s 21 Drinking Age Law Turning 40

Lifesaving Law Championed by the Honorable Elizabeth Dole Recognized as the Model for Current Bipartisan Effort to End Drunk Driving

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