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Top DUI News Week of August 6th - August 12th

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Top DUI News, August 12th, 2007

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Gilbert police chief's daughter arrested on DUI suspicion Open this result in new window
Arizona Daily Star - 1 hour, 41 minutes ago
GILBERT ˜ The 25-year-old daughter of Gilbert's police chief has been arrested on suspicion of extreme DUI and driving a stolen vehicle, authorities said Friday.
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Daughter of Gilbert police chief arrested for DUI Open this result in new window
ABC 15 Phoenix - Aug 10 8:37 PM
The 25-year-old daughter of Gilbert's police chief has been arrested on suspicion of extreme DUI and driving a stolen vehicle.
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Man convicted on 8th DUI offense Open this result in new window
The Derrick - Aug 10 7:56 PM
Sentencing is set for Sept. 5 for the Cherrytree resident. CLARION ˜ A Cherrytree man was convicted this week in Clarion County court for his eighth DUI offense.
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Repeat Belgrade DUI offender still in jail Open this result in new window
KBZK Bozeman - Aug 10 9:20 AM
Man faces felony DUI
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DUI suspects collide head-on Open this result in new window
The Eureka Reporter - Aug 11 10:44 PM
Two Eureka men were hospitalized for significant injuries they received in a head-on vehicle collision in the Cutten area late Friday night.
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Driver held on DUI, drugs charges after accident Open this result in new window
The Daily Times - Aug 10 9:37 AM
BERLIN ˜ A Newark man was charged with DUI and drug possession after he was arrested for refusing to take field sobriety tests following an accident in Berlin.
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Anti-DUI group honors Elburn cop Open this result in new window
The Beacon News - Aug 10 2:48 AM
ELBURN -- Police Officer Jeff Herra has received recognition from the Alliance Against Intoxicated Motorists for DUI enforcement.
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R&B singer D'Angelo pleads guilty in DUI car accident case Open this result in new window
The Daily American - Aug 11 8:29 PM
POWHATAN, Va. - Grammy award-winning R&B singer D'Angelo was fined and received suspended jail sentences Friday on charges stemming from a 2005 single-vehicle accident.
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Settlement reached in DUI crash Open this result in new window
Northwest Herald - 1 hour, 27 minutes ago
GILBERTS ˆ The family of a Gilberts man killed in a 2005 drunken-driving crash has reached a 1.25 million settlement against the insurance company of the woman who caused the crash.
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Police knew of prior DUI Open this result in new window
Kane County Chronicle - 1 hour, 37 minutes ago
A charged driver who told a judge that he would never drink again after a weekend fatal crash also told police he wouldn't get behind the wheel hours before the crash.
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Top DUI News, August 11th, 2007

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Daughter of Gilbert police chief arrested for DUI Open this result in new window
ABC 15 Phoenix - Aug 10 8:37 PM
The 25-year-old daughter of Gilbert's police chief has been arrested on suspicion of extreme DUI and driving a stolen vehicle.
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Man convicted on 8th DUI offense Open this result in new window
The Derrick - Aug 10 7:56 PM
Sentencing is set for Sept. 5 for the Cherrytree resident. CLARION ˜ A Cherrytree man was convicted this week in Clarion County court for his eighth DUI offense.
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Repeat Belgrade DUI offender still in jail Open this result in new window
KBZK Bozeman - Aug 10 9:20 AM
Man faces felony DUI
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Driver held on DUI, drugs charges after accident Open this result in new window
The Daily Times - Aug 10 9:37 AM
BERLIN ˜ A Newark man was charged with DUI and drug possession after he was arrested for refusing to take field sobriety tests following an accident in Berlin.
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Anti-DUI group honors Elburn cop Open this result in new window
The Beacon News - Aug 10 2:48 AM
ELBURN -- Police Officer Jeff Herra has received recognition from the Alliance Against Intoxicated Motorists for DUI enforcement.
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Northfield police cite 3 for DUI Open this result in new window
The Barre Montpelier Times Argus - Aug 10 12:03 AM
NORTHFIELD - Police here made a number of arrests for DUI and related motor vehicle violations in recent days. ...
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Banning Police Department to hold DUI/Drivers License Checkpoint Open this result in new window
The Record Gazette - Aug 10 4:18 AM
The Banning Police Department will be conducting two DUI/Drivers License Checkpoints in the 1600 block of West Ramsey Street on Tuesday, Aug. 21 from the hours of 8 p.m. to midnight and Friday, Aug. 31st from the hours of 8 p.m. to midnight.
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Former bodyguard saved Lohan from first DUI arrest Open this result in new window
ANI via Yahoo! India News - Aug 11 2:30 AM
Washington, Aug. 11 (ANI): A former bodyguard for actress Lindsay Lohan claims that he prevented her from being arrested when she first met with a road accident while driving under the influence, by reaching at the spot before the police did. The bodyguard, who worked for Lohan for three years, says that she once drove while drunk after having an argument with her then boyfriend Wilmer ...
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D'Angelo pleads guilty in DUI Open this result in new window
New York Daily News - Aug 11 1:41 AM
Grammy award-winning R&B singer D'Angelo was fined and received suspended jail sentences Friday on charges stemming from a 2005 single-vehicle accident.
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Serotnik held responsible for felony assault, DUI Open this result in new window
The East Liverpool Review - Aug 09 1:58 PM
NEW CUMBERLAND ˜ It took nearly three hours of deliberation for a Hancock County jury to find Jason Serotnik guilty of unlawful assault and DUI.
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Top DUI News, August 10th, 2007

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Banning Police Department to hold DUI/Drivers License Checkpoint Open this result in new window
The Record Gazette - Aug 09 3:03 PM
The Banning Police Department will be conducting two DUI/Drivers License Checkpoints in the 1600 block of West Ramsey Street on Tuesday, Aug. 21 from the hours of 8 p.m. to midnight and Friday, Aug. 31st from the hours of 8 p.m. to midnight.
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Serotnik held responsible for felony assault, DUI Open this result in new window
The East Liverpool Review - Aug 09 1:58 PM
NEW CUMBERLAND ˜ It took nearly three hours of deliberation for a Hancock County jury to find Jason Serotnik guilty of unlawful assault and DUI.
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Children Hurt by Suspected DUI Driver Open this result in new window
WTVC Chattanooga - Aug 09 9:01 AM
Two children were seriously injured in a single-car crash Wednesday night and police say the driver was DUI. The Hamilton County Sheriff‚s Office was called to the 7800 block of Hixson Pike. Sgt. Mark Kimsey said Kenneth Harris, 50, was driving his Chevy Blazer north on Hixson Pike. He said Harris left the roadway at high speed and the Blazer went airborne before slamming into a tree.
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Colonial Heights Middle School principal suspended in connection with DUI charge Open this result in new window
Kingsport Times-News - Aug 09 12:01 PM
William Cline, the principal of Colonial Heights Middle School, has been suspended for five days after being charged with DUI. The Tennessee Highway Patrol filed charges against Cline on July 31. Charges included DUI, violation of implied consent, open container and violation of light law.
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DUI CHARGES (4) Open this result in new window
The Beaver County Times - Aug 09 8:09 AM
DUI CHARGES Michael J. Sposito, 26, of 436 Scottsdale Drive, Moon Township, just after 2 a.m. Sunday by Moon police on Scottsdale. Officers said he failed field sobriety tests.
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Change of Director`s Interest Notice (DUI.AX, 00747126, 20070809) Open this result in new window
Aspect Huntley via Yahoo!7 Finance - Aug 08 6:32 PM
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Colorado readies massive DUI enforcement effort Open this result in new window
North Denver News - Aug 09 1:26 PM
Colorado Law Enforcement Turn Up Heat Over Dog Days of Summer 18-Day National DUI Crackdown Begins August 17th Law enforcement agencies across Colorado are joining a nationwide DUI crackdown that will last through the Labor Day holiday, reports the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT). The stepped up Heat is On enforcement begins at 6 p.m. on Friday, August 17 and continues until 3 a.m. ...
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Net Tangible Asset Backing (DUI.AX, 00747101, 20070809) Open this result in new window
Aspect Huntley via Yahoo!7 Finance - Aug 08 5:36 PM
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VIVICA A. FOX ORDERED TO STAY SOBER TIL SEPT.: Actress in court yesterday for hearing on DUI charge. Open this result in new window
Eurweb - Aug 09 12:06 AM
*Vivica A. Fox continues to deal with the fallout surrounding her March arrest for DUI. The actress went before an L.A. County Superior Court judge Wednesday and was ordered to stay away from alcohol until her arraignment in September.
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Police Blotter: DUI defendant wins breathalyzer source code Open this result in new window
CNET - Aug 09 5:43 AM
Man charged with drunk driving says his attorney needs access to the source code to fight the charges; state supreme court agrees.
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Top DUI News, August 9th, 2007

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Change of Director`s Interest Notice (DUI.AX, 00747126, 20070809) Open this result in new window
Aspect Huntley via Yahoo!7 Finance - Aug 08 6:32 PM
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Net Tangible Asset Backing (DUI.AX, 00747101, 20070809) Open this result in new window
Aspect Huntley via Yahoo!7 Finance - Aug 08 5:36 PM
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VIVICA A. FOX ORDERED TO STAY SOBER TIL SEPT.: Actress in court yesterday for hearing on DUI charge. Open this result in new window
Eurweb - Aug 09 12:06 AM
*Vivica A. Fox continues to deal with the fallout surrounding her March arrest for DUI. The actress went before an L.A. County Superior Court judge Wednesday and was ordered to stay away from alcohol until her arraignment in September.
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Police Blotter: DUI defendant wins breathalyzer source code Open this result in new window
CNET - 1 hour, 36 minutes ago
Man charged with drunk driving says his attorney needs access to the source code to fight the charges; state supreme court agrees.
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Ecoomic Development Director Shane Burris charged with DUI Open this result in new window
Monroe County Advocate & Democrat - Aug 08 9:20 AM
The Tennessee Highway Patrol charged Monroe County Economic Development Director Shane Burris with driving under the influence (DUI) first offense and violation of the implied consent law Monday night.
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Overland Park Police to Look for Impaired Drivers During DUI Patrol Open this result in new window
Kansas City InfoZine - Aug 08 3:01 AM
The Police Department will conduct a "DUI Saturation Patrol" starting Friday night.
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Checkpoint nets 16 DUI arrests Open this result in new window
Rapid City Journal - Aug 07 11:28 PM
RAPID CITY ˆ A DUI checkpoint in Rapid City on Friday night and Saturday morning netted 16 arrests for driving under the influence of alcohol.
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Arundel police to set up DUI check point Open this result in new window
Baltimore Sun - 26 minutes ago
Initiative, set for Monday in Glen Burnie, is in support of national drive Anne Arundel County police announced this morning that they will set up a driving under the influence check point between 6 p.m. and 1 a.m. on Monday at Baltimore Annapolis Boulevard near Dorsey Road in Glen Burnie.
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"Most wanted" DUI website leads to arrests Open this result in new window
The Sacramento Bee - Aug 08 8:52 PM
Five of people listed as the county's most-wanted drunken drivers by the Sacramento County District Attorney's office are behind bars.
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DUI suspect sought crack, detectives say Open this result in new window
Bradenton Herald - Aug 09 12:14 AM
Detectives say the 34-year-old man arrested last month on charges he killed three people in a traffic crash, was cruising the streets looking for crack cocaine shortly before the collision, according to a search warrant affidavit filed Wednesday.
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Top DUI News, August 8th, 2007

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Overland Park Police to Look for Impaired Drivers During DUI Patrol Open this result in new window
Kansas City InfoZine - 1 hour, 17 minutes ago
The Police Department will conduct a "DUI Saturation Patrol" starting Friday night.
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Checkpoint nets 16 DUI arrests Open this result in new window
Rapid City Journal - Aug 07 11:28 PM
RAPID CITY ˆ A DUI checkpoint in Rapid City on Friday night and Saturday morning netted 16 arrests for driving under the influence of alcohol.
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'Avoid The 14' campaign keeps DUI drivers off the road during Mid-State Fair Open this result in new window
KSBY San Luis Obispo - Aug 07 5:16 PM
The Avoid The 14 campaign helped to keep DUI drivers off the road in Paso Robles during the Mid-State Fair.
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Shelley charged with felony DUI Open this result in new window
WPDE-TV Myrtle Beach - Florence - Aug 07 9:52 AM
Police said she killed her friend while driving drunk. Now an Horry County teen is facing felony DUI charges. And 16-year-old Taylor Shelley will be tried as an adult for the July 27th crash.
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Judge Drops DUI Case, Saying Officer Wasn't Sworn Open this result in new window
WRTV Indianapolis - Aug 07 5:17 PM
A judge drops a woman's DUI case, saying the officer who arrested her did not take an oath when the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department was formed this year.
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DUI arrests up six percent on Big Island Open this result in new window
Honolulu Advertiser - Aug 07 4:31 AM
Police on the Big Island arrested 18 motorists for drunk driving last week, raising the number of DUI arrests this year 766, up six percent from the 724 arrests made over the same time span last year.
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Nebraska TE arrested again on DUI charge Open this result in new window
Sports Illustrated - Aug 07 2:27 PM
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) -- Nebraska tight end Hunter Teafatiller faces a September court date after being arrested on suspicion of drunken driving for a second time in three months.
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Mom Charged In Previous DUI Arrested Again Open this result in new window
WJXT News4Jax.com via Yahoo! News - Aug 07 1:30 PM
A mother arrested last month for driving under the influence while her children were in the back seat was arrested again Monday driving on a suspended license.
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DUI suspect is confined to his house Open this result in new window
Daily Herald - Aug 08 12:06 AM
A 23-year-old accused of killing his two friends in a drunk-driving crash near Sugar Grove Saturday is now confined to his parents' home in Aurora.
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City manager arrested for DUI Open this result in new window
Clovis News Journal - Aug 06 4:13 PM
Clovis City Manager Joe Thomas was arrested Friday at a DUI checkpoint between San Jon and Logan. Clovis City Manager Joe Thomas was arrested Friday night and charged with driving under the influence, state police said.
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Top DUI News, August 7th, 2007

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DUI arrests up six percent on Big Island Open this result in new window
Honolulu Advertiser - 2 hours, 9 minutes ago
Police on the Big Island arrested 18 motorists for drunk driving last week, raising the number of DUI arrests this year 766, up six percent from the 724 arrests made over the same time span last year.
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Checkpoint nets 16 DUI arrests Open this result in new window
Rapid City Journal - Aug 06 11:13 PM
RAPID CITY ˆ A DUI checkpoint in Rapid City on Friday night and Saturday morning netted 16 arrests for driving under the influence of alcohol.
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City manager arrested for DUI Open this result in new window
Clovis News Journal - Aug 06 4:13 PM
Clovis City Manager Joe Thomas was arrested Friday at a DUI checkpoint between San Jon and Logan. Clovis City Manager Joe Thomas was arrested Friday night and charged with driving under the influence, state police said.
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Driver Responsible for Du Quoin Woman's Death Now Charged With DUI Open this result in new window
Du Quoin Evening Call - Aug 06 12:06 PM
DU QUOIN - A Perryville, Mo., woman involved in an accident last month that resulted in the death of Du Quoin resident Donna Davis has been charged with two counts of aggravated DUI in Jackson County Circuit Court.
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Dushore man charged with DUI Open this result in new window
Star-Gazette - Aug 06 6:33 AM
State police at Towanda stopped a car drive by Bradley Battin, 57, of Dushore at 9:39 p.m. Friday for a traffic violation, but the stop resulted in a DUI charge, according to police.
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DUI CHARGES (4) Open this result in new window
The Beaver County Times - Aug 06 9:39 AM
DUI CHARGES Dewayne J. Bulls, 29, of 3223 Ward St., Pittsburgh, just before 4:30 a.m. July 15 in the 100 block of Route 65, Baden. Borough police said Bulls refused a blood-alcohol test.
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DUI CHARGES (2) Open this result in new window
The Beaver County Times - Aug 06 8:55 AM
DUI CHARGES David Oravitz, 28, of 1027 Summit Ave., Monaca, just before 2:30 a.m. July 13 on Pleasant Street at Rhode Island Avenue, Monaca. Borough police reported a blood-alcohol content of 0.17 percent.
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Kane to reward DUI tipsters Open this result in new window
The Beacon News - Aug 07 2:18 AM
Attention drunken drivers: There could soon be a price on your head.
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Kane plans to give cash to DUI tipsters Open this result in new window
The Courier News - Aug 07 2:10 AM
Attention drunken drivers: There could be a price on your head soon.
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Ferrari Driving School Takes on DUI: Not Herbie, but Lohan Fully Loaded? Open this result in new window
Marketwire via Yahoo! Finance - Aug 05 8:09 PM
New York City-based Ferrari Driving School -- the largest driving school in the New York metropolitan area -- will be holding a "Paris, Nicole, Lindsay DUI Awareness Day" on August 17th.
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Top DUI News, August 6th, 2007

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Checkpoint nets 16 DUI arrests Open this result in new window
Rapid City Journal - Aug 05 11:44 PM
RAPID CITY ˆ A DUI checkpoint in Rapid City on Friday night and Saturday morning netted 16 arrests for driving under the influence of alcohol.
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Ferrari Driving School Takes on DUI: Not Herbie, but Lohan Fully Loaded? Open this result in new window
Marketwire via Yahoo! Finance - Aug 05 8:09 PM
New York City-based Ferrari Driving School -- the largest driving school in the New York metropolitan area -- will be holding a "Paris, Nicole, Lindsay DUI Awareness Day" on August 17th.
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Athens-Clarke Police Officer Arrested for DUI Open this result in new window
FOX 5 Atlanta - Aug 05 5:16 AM
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) -- Authorities said an Athens-Clarke police officer was arrested on a DUI charge, the second such charge for a police officer in the department this year.
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Police run DUI checkpoint in Elkhart County Open this result in new window
WNDU 16 South Bend - Aug 04 9:23 PM
"DUI Taskforce Indiana" says they have DUI checkpoints planned throughout Elkhart County every week into September.
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2nd Athens-Clarke police officer arrested for DUI Open this result in new window
Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Aug 04 6:40 AM
Authorities say an Athens-Clarke police officer was arrested on a DUI charge, the second such charge for a police officer in the department this year. Senior Police Officer Thomas "Ty" Carrell was stopped for speeding on Atlanta Highway early Friday morning. Police said the 36-year-old officer had slurred speech and refused to perform roadside sobriety tests, even after a supervisor arrived.
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Man charged with DUI in crash that killed two Open this result in new window
KWQC-TV 6 Davenport - 1 hour, 10 minutes ago
GENEVA, Ill. (AP) - A 23-year-old Aurora man is charged with aggravated driving under the influence and reckless homicide after an accident over the weekend that killed two men.
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Car crashes into DUI checkpoint Open this result in new window
News 14 Carolina - Aug 04 9:36 AM
GREENSBORO -- Greensboro Police and several other agencies were working a DUI checkpoint at the intersection of East Market and Laurel Streets, when a car struck a pedestrian.
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Athens-Clarke police officer arrested for DUI Open this result in new window
AccessNorthGA - Aug 04 7:38 AM
ATHENS - An Athens-Clarke police officer was arrested on a DUI charge, the second such charge for a police officer in the department this year, officials said.
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Unborn Child Killed In Suspected DUI Crash Open this result in new window
WLWT ChannelCincinnati.com via Yahoo! News - Aug 05 5:34 PM
A woman remains in critical condition Sunday, one day after a car crash that claimed the life of her unborn child.
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Handful of DUI Arrests at 2007 Hopfest Open this result in new window
KNDO/KNDU Tri-Cities - Aug 05 6:51 PM
The 2007 Hopfest in Moxee has come and gone, and local law enforcement says things went pretty smooth, but they did have a handful of arrests over the weekend

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