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Top DUI News Week of November 5th - November 11th

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Top DUI News, November 11th, 2007

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Two crashes, DUI charge for Monroe County leader Open this result in new window
WBIR-TV Knoxville - 39 minutes ago
Brian Tallent is charged with DUI. Authorities say Tallent crashed a car into a house on Friday, then crashed a truck into a business on Saturday.
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17-year-old charged with DUI after high-speed crash Open this result in new window
WIS News 10 Columbia - 2 hours, 27 minutes ago
A 17-year-old from Chapin is charged with DUI after authorities say she crashed her car right as a deputy drove by.
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Repeat DUI Offender Arrested Open this result in new window
WSAZ NewsChannel 3 West Virginia - 15 minutes ago
A man from Lawrence County, Ohio was arrested over the weekend after his sixth DUI arrest
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Monroe County Official In Jail After After Two DUI Wrecks Open this result in new window
WVLT-TV Knoxville - Nov 11 11:45 AM
Monroe County Finance Director Brian Tallent in in jail this evening following two separate DUI crashes on Friday and Saturday nights.
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Local deputy receives DUI award Open this result in new window
Daily Press - 1 hour, 1 minute ago
VICTORVILLE ˜ Deputy Stan Conway made more than 550 arrests for DUI driving in the last 15 months, earning the Mothers Against Drunk Driving Officer of the Year award for the second time.
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DUI 'eye test' under fire by Supreme Court Open this result in new window
SaukValley.com - Nov 11 7:22 AM
When it comes to a suspected DUI, the eyes don't lie. That's the principle behind horizontal gaze nystagmus testing, which has long been considered the most reliable way, short of a blood or breath test, for a police officer to determine whether a driver has been drinking.
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DUI CHARGES (5) Open this result in new window
The Beaver County Times - Nov 11 12:07 AM
DUI CHARGES Keith Allen Morrow, 18, of 2216 Los Angeles Ave., Pittsburgh, just before 1 a.m. Saturday by Moon Township police on University Boulevard. Officers said he failed field sobriety tests. He was also cited with underage drinking.
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Holiday DUI Enforcement Starts Friday Open this result in new window
NBC 7/39 San Diego - Nov 09 10:28 PM
To get drunken drivers off the roads during the holiday season, San Diego police said they will step up DUI enforcement beginning Friday night.
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Sheriff: 17-year-old Wrecks, Charged with DUI Open this result in new window
WLTX-TV Columbia - Nov 11 12:58 PM
Sheriff Lee Foster said that the accident happened so quickly that the deputy did not have time to turn around on the car or turn on his blue lights.
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Man may face DUI charges in crash Open this result in new window
Pensacola News Journal - Nov 09 10:52 PM
A man could face DUI charges if tests find that his blood alcohol level exceeded the legal limit when he crashed his motorcycle in Santa Rosa County late Thursday night.
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Top DUI News, November 10th, 2007

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Holiday DUI Enforcement Starts Friday Open this result in new window
NBC 7/39 San Diego - Nov 09 10:28 PM
To get drunken drivers off the roads during the holiday season, San Diego police said they will step up DUI enforcement beginning Friday night.
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Mother charged with DUI manslaughter in son's death Open this result in new window
Miami Herald - Nov 09 4:06 PM
A mother has been charged with DUI manslaughter following the death of her 6-year-old son after a car she was driving crashed into a school bus, authorities said.
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Repeat DUI offender faces penalties under new drunk and driving law Open this result in new window
KARE 11 Minneapolis-St. Paul - Nov 09 8:29 PM
A woman convicted in a deadly DUI crash nearly 25 years ago may be the first person charged under a new drunk driving
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Man may face DUI charges in crash Open this result in new window
Pensacola News Journal - Nov 09 10:52 PM
A man could face DUI charges if tests find that his blood alcohol level exceeded the legal limit when he crashed his motorcycle in Santa Rosa County late Thursday night.
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Rourke busted for DUI on scooter Open this result in new window
TheCelebrityCafe.com - Nov 09 9:52 PM
Actor Mickey Rourke was busted for a DUI early Thursday while driving a scooter.
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DUI crash leaves mystery for passersby Open this result in new window
Orange County Register - Nov 09 10:22 AM
Early morning suspected DUI crash in Fullerton leaves people wondering what happened.
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Happy holiday: SDPD plans more DUI traps Open this result in new window
San Diego Union-Tribune - Nov 09 10:10 AM
SAN DIEGO, 9:24 a.m. Nov. 9 (SIGNONSANDIEGO): To get drunken drivers off the roads during the holiday season, San Diego police will step up DUI enforcement beginning Friday night.
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Mother charged with DUI manslaughter in son's death Open this result in new window
WTSP - Tampa Bay's 10 News - Nov 09 6:58 PM
Authorities say a mother has been charged with DUI manslaughter following the death of her 6-year-old son after a car she was driving crashed into a school bus.
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Police Will Step Up DUI Enforcement For Veterans Day Weekend Open this result in new window
KGTV San Diego - Nov 09 1:21 PM
SAN DIEGO -- To get drunken drivers off the roads during the holiday season, San Diego police will step up DUI enforcement beginning Friday night. "We'll be sending out three saturation patrols to Pacific Beach, downtown and Mid-City areas," said Officer Mark McCullough.
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Mother charged with DUI manslaughter in son‚s death Open this result in new window
Naples Daily News - Nov 09 5:51 PM
A mother has been charged with DUI manslaughter following the death of her 6-year-old son after a car she was driving crashed into a school bus, authorities said. Jenilee Rodriguez, 25, also has been charged with three counts of DUI property damage. She was being held Friday at Palm beach County jail on $28,000.
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Top DUI News, November 9th, 2007

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Driver pleads in DUI death Open this result in new window
The Palm Beach Post - Nov 08 9:34 PM
A 25-year-old woman who originally faced a DUI manslaughter charge in the 2005 death of a man she struck while driving on a dark Fort Pierce road pleaded no contest Thursday to a lesser charge and most likely won't face a jail sentence after negotiating an agreement with prosecutors.
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Son of Wayne Huizenga seeks reduced jail term for felony DUI Open this result in new window
Sun-Sentinel - Nov 09 12:08 AM
After a year of appealing his 120-day DUI sentence and less than a month into his jail stay, Robert Ray Huizenga, son of Miami Dolphins owners H. Wayne Huizenga, is asking a Broward County judge to reduce his sentence to time served and probation, according to court documents.
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Mickey Rourke Scoots into DUI
Mickey Rourke Scoots into DUI Open this result in new window
E! Online via Yahoo! News - Nov 08 4:35 AM
You'd think Mickey Rourke getting busted on a DUI would only reaffirm the actor's bad-ass reputation. Ditto that cops dubbed him "uncooperative" during the arrest. But the fact that he was collared while tooling around town on a mint green Vespa? That detail could hurt him.
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Mickey Rourke Scoots into DUI Open this result in new window
E! Online - Nov 08 1:04 PM
You'd think Mickey Rourke getting busted on a DUI would only reaffirm the actor's badass reputation. Ditto that cops dubbed him "uncooperative" during the arrest. But the fact that he was...
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Net Tangible Asset Backing (DUI.AX, 00781118, 20071109) Open this result in new window
Aspect Huntley via Yahoo!7 Finance - Nov 08 2:51 PM
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Holiday DUI enforcement to begin November 15 Open this result in new window
FOX 11 Tucson - Nov 08 7:31 PM
An annual event is planned to kick-off the intensified holiday DUI crackdown to be conducted by all local law enforcement agencies.
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Former Charleston cop DUI Open this result in new window
WCBD-TV Charleston - Nov 08 6:02 AM
A former Charleston City police officer is facing DUI charges. Mount Pleasant police say Edward Scopelitis side-swiped a woman on Highway 17 early Sunday morning.
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Mickey Rourke arrested for DUI Open this result in new window
Moldova.org - Nov 08 1:30 PM
Actor Mickey Rourke was arrested for driving under the influence while riding a Vespa scooter erratically in Miami Beach on Thursday. "Mickey Rourke was arrested fro DUI at 4 a.m. this morning while riding a green Vespa," Sgt. Bobby Hernandez of the Miami Beach police department tells. "He made a U-turn on a red light. We stopped him and gave him a classic road sobriety test. He failed so we ...
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Local troopers lauded for DUI enforcement Open this result in new window
The Evening Sun - Nov 08 2:39 AM
Three local Pennsylvania State Police troopers are among 38 law-enforcement officials who will be honored Thursday for their commitment to DUI enforcement.
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Police Blotter: Juror caught blogging about DUI trial Open this result in new window
CNET - 32 minutes ago
Ohio man convicted of drunk driving asks for new trial, saying a juror should not have been blogging during the proceedings.
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Top DUI News, November 8th, 2007

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Bond set in felony DUI case Open this result in new window
Billings Gazette - Nov 06 10:59 PM
Bond was set at $100,000 Monday for a man accused of drunken driving while awaiting trial on a felony DUI charge.
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Defendant granted a delay in DUI manslaughter trial Open this result in new window
Pensacola News Journal - Nov 06 10:51 PM
A judge delayed the trial of a Pensacola man charged with DUI manslaughter in the death of a 7-month-old Alabama girl.
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Dispatcher gets probation for first-offense DUI Open this result in new window
Kingsport Times-News - Nov 06 7:55 PM
KINGSPORT ˜ A Kingsport woman employed as a 911 dispatcher who was charged with DUI after hitting a residence on Barnett Drive served less than 24 hours in jail after a judge suspended all but 24 hours of her sentence in favor of alternative sentencing.
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DUI CHARGES (2) Open this result in new window
The Beaver County Times - Nov 06 11:08 AM
DUI CHARGES John C. Landy, 63, of 11611 Harborview Drive, Cleveland, around 1:30 a.m. Friday on Route 51 in Bridgewater. Borough police reported a blood-alcohol content of 0.24 percent.
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NEW SEWICKLEY TWP. (1) - DUI, drug charges Open this result in new window
The Beaver County Times - Nov 06 11:22 AM
DUI, drug charges A traffic stop on Route 68 in New Sewickley Township just before 12:30 a.m. Oct. 20 resulted in drug and drunken-driving charges against Debra J. Fuse, 34, of 409 Yale Circle, New Sewickley.
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Single-vehicle leads to DUI investigation Open this result in new window
The Barre Montpelier Times Argus - Nov 06 6:04 AM
MARSHFIELD -- A single-vehicle accident on Nasmith Brook Road on Sunday Nov. 4, which left the driver with minor injuries, may result in a citation for DUI, according to police. ...
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Man cited for DUI Open this result in new window
The Barre Montpelier Times Argus - Nov 06 6:05 AM
NORTHFIELD -- A Northfield man was cited for DUI on Oct. 27 after police stopped him at a traffic stop. Thirty-one year old Corey J. Dukette was stopped for failing to stop at a stop sign and after failing two of three roadside tests and appearing intoxicated, police said. Dukette refused to provide a sample of his breath so police arrested him and processed him at the Northfield Police ...
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DUI Prosecutor Alexander Leaving For Arizona Open this result in new window
The Chattanoogan - Nov 06 11:39 AM
Hamilton County's DUI prosecutor Brett Alexander is taking a position in Yuma, Ariz. District Attorney Bill Cox said he will be leaving after this week to take a position as an assistant U.S. attorney.
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Man charged with seventh DUI Open this result in new window
KTVQ Billings - Nov 06 2:53 AM
Associated Press - November 6, 2007 5:44 AM ET BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - A 58-year-old man with six drunken-driving convictions has been charged with felony DUI as well as several misdemeanor...
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De Mornay's Risky DUI Business
De Mornay's Risky DUI Business Open this result in new window
E! Online via Yahoo! News - Nov 06 12:25 PM
Where's a subway when you need one?
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Top DUI News, November 7th, 2007

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Man accused of hitting police car charged with DUI Open this result in new window
Macon Telegraph - 45 minutes ago
Macon police arrested a man and charged him with DUI after his car was involved in a wreck with a Macon police car Sunday night, said Macon police Sgt. Melanie Hofmann.
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Bond set in felony DUI case Open this result in new window
Billings Gazette - 1 hour, 13 minutes ago
Bond was set at $100,000 Monday for a man accused of drunken driving while awaiting trial on a felony DUI charge.
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Man Faces DUI After Cars Hit Apts. Open this result in new window
WLEX-TV Lexington - Nov 05 7:15 AM
A Frankfort man was arrested on DUI charges early Monday after he allegedly hit a car in an apartment complex parking lot that hit a building before hitting a building himself.
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DUI Checkpoints A Welcome Presence Open this result in new window
University of Connecticut Daily Campus - Nov 05 7:23 AM
University of Connecticut police placed sobriety checkpoints around campus on Oct. 26 and 27, the Friday night and Saturday morning of Halloween weekend. The initiative was in addition to the regular DUI patrols the UConn police conduct. Between 400 and 500 cars were stopped by officers at the checkpoints, resulting in one DUI arrest and one arrest for alcohol violations.
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Man charged with 7th DUI Open this result in new window
Billings Gazette - 1 hour, 13 minutes ago
A 58-year-old man with six drunken-driving convictions was charged Monday in Justice Court with a new offense.
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Weekend Single Car DUI Crash Injures Two Open this result in new window
KERO 23 Bakersfield - Nov 05 5:50 PM
The California Highway Patrol is looking for information into who provided alcohol for a party over the weekend that ended in a driving under the influence accident that severely injured two people.
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Judge Arrested for Second DUI, Fleeing Accident Scene Open this result in new window
FOX 5 Atlanta - Nov 05 5:10 PM
ROME, Ga. (AP) -- Police say a Chattooga County judge faces charges of driving under the influence and leaving the scene of an accident after a two-vehicle crash.
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Area woman charged with DUI after fatal car crash Open this result in new window
The Pantagraph - 1 hour, 1 minute ago
WAPELLA -- A 36-year-old Wapella woman was charged with drunken driving after a crash in Christian County where she and two others were thrown from a car which caught on fire. One passenger died.
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McHenry resident charged in DUI crash Open this result in new window
Daily Herald - 1 hour, 15 minutes ago
Island Lake police officials said Monday a McHenry man was arrested in connection with an accident last week that critically injured a motorcyclist.
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Woman, 21, blames Tempe for her DUI crash Open this result in new window
Tucson Citizen - 1 hour, 57 minutes ago
The city of Tempe is fighting a lawsuit by a woman who acknowledges she was intoxicated and lied to a police officer before retrieving a hidden key and crashing her car.
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Top DUI News, November 6th, 2007

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DA's son faces DUI charge Open this result in new window
The Leaf Chronicle - Nov 04 3:07 AM
John Wesley Carney III ˜ the son of 19th Judicial District Attorney John Carney Jr. ˜ was charged with DUI early Saturday after police stopped him for failing to yield to a stop light.
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Judge Arrested for DUI and Hit-and-Run Open this result in new window
WTVC Chattanooga - Nov 03 8:21 PM
A Chattooga County judge is arrested for DUI after a hit-and-run Saturday morning, and police say, this isn't the first time. Judge Carlton Vines bonded out of the Chattooga County jail around 3:30 this afternoon.
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Man arrested for DUI three times in 24 hours Open this result in new window
Australian Broadcasting Corporation - Nov 04 5:45 PM
A 46-year-old Boddington man has been arrested after being caught allegedly drink driving three times in a single day.
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Lodi Fire Captain Hit By Suspected DUI Driver Open this result in new window
News10 Sacramento - Nov 04 1:36 PM
A Lodi Fire Department captain was recovering from injuries at an area hospital Sunday after being struck by a suspected drunk driver.
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DUI Checkpoint Designed Save Lives on the Road Open this result in new window
News 8 San Diego - Nov 04 11:31 AM
Tragedies caused by drunk driving can prevented, authorities say, and police in the East County are doing just that.
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Rippy avoids jail time with plea deal : Vehicular homicide, DUI dropped in plea agreement Open this result in new window
Rifle Citizen Telegram - Nov 04 10:00 AM
Harley „Dow‰ Rippy was not drinking at a wedding before driving his Jeep in a ride that resulted in his friend‚s death, according to Rippy‚s attorney.
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DUI suspected in series of crashes Open this result in new window
Long Beach Press-Telegram - Nov 04 8:43 AM
LONG BEACH - A Long Beach man was arrested on suspicion of drunk driving Saturday after allegedly causing several collisions along a busy portion of Anaheim Street, authorities said.
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108-car pileup leaves two dead Police: Fog, DUI suspect may be culpable Open this result in new window
Contra Costa Times - Nov 04 3:39 AM
FRESNO -- Highway 99 south of Fresno -- site of a horrific 108-vehicle pileup Saturday morning that killed a 6-year-old boy and a 28-year-old man -- remained a massive accident investigation scene into the night.
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Area Arrests for Nov. 5 Open this result in new window
The Dalton Daily Citizen - 1 hour, 20 minutes ago
 Juan Rodriguez Perez Jr., 35, 108 Downing St., Dalton, was charged Friday by the Dalton Police Department with DUI, habitual violator, driving with a suspended license, probation violation, failure to register vehicle, affixing license plate with intent to conceal, no proof of insurance and open container in vehicle.
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Compton Man Accused Of DUI In Fatal Temecula Crash Open this result in new window
NBC 4 Los Angeles - Nov 04 9:52 AM
An alleged drunken driver who fatally struck a woman while she was being treated for injuries from a prior traffic accident in Temecula and also injured the Riverside County paramedic treating her was identified Sunday as a Compton man.
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Top DUI News, November 5th, 2007

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DA's son faces DUI charge Open this result in new window
The Leaf Chronicle - Nov 04 3:07 AM
John Wesley Carney III ˜ the son of 19th Judicial District Attorney John Carney Jr. ˜ was charged with DUI early Saturday after police stopped him for failing to yield to a stop light.
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Judge Arrested for DUI and Hit-and-Run Open this result in new window
WTVC Chattanooga - Nov 03 8:21 PM
A Chattooga County judge is arrested for DUI after a hit-and-run Saturday morning, and police say, this isn't the first time. Judge Carlton Vines bonded out of the Chattooga County jail around 3:30 this afternoon.
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Man arrested for DUI three times in 24 hours Open this result in new window
Australian Broadcasting Corporation - Nov 04 5:45 PM
A 46-year-old Boddington man has been arrested after being caught allegedly drink driving three times in a single day.
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Lodi Fire Captain Hit By Suspected DUI Driver Open this result in new window
News10 Sacramento - Nov 04 1:36 PM
A Lodi Fire Department captain was recovering from injuries at an area hospital Sunday after being struck by a suspected drunk driver.
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DUI Checkpoint Designed Save Lives on the Road Open this result in new window
News 8 San Diego - Nov 04 11:31 AM
Tragedies caused by drunk driving can prevented, authorities say, and police in the East County are doing just that.
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Rippy avoids jail time with plea deal : Vehicular homicide, DUI dropped in plea agreement Open this result in new window
Rifle Citizen Telegram - Nov 04 10:00 AM
Harley „Dow‰ Rippy was not drinking at a wedding before driving his Jeep in a ride that resulted in his friend‚s death, according to Rippy‚s attorney.
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DUI suspected in series of crashes Open this result in new window
Long Beach Press-Telegram - Nov 04 8:43 AM
LONG BEACH - A Long Beach man was arrested on suspicion of drunk driving Saturday after allegedly causing several collisions along a busy portion of Anaheim Street, authorities said.
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108-car pileup leaves two dead Police: Fog, DUI suspect may be culpable Open this result in new window
Contra Costa Times - Nov 04 3:39 AM
FRESNO -- Highway 99 south of Fresno -- site of a horrific 108-vehicle pileup Saturday morning that killed a 6-year-old boy and a 28-year-old man -- remained a massive accident investigation scene into the night.
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Area Arrests for Nov. 5 Open this result in new window
The Dalton Daily Citizen - 59 minutes ago
 Juan Rodriguez Perez Jr., 35, 108 Downing St., Dalton, was charged Friday by the Dalton Police Department with DUI, habitual violator, driving with a suspended license, probation violation, failure to register vehicle, affixing license plate with intent to conceal, no proof of insurance and open container in vehicle.
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Compton Man Accused Of DUI In Fatal Temecula Crash Open this result in new window
NBC 4 Los Angeles - Nov 04 9:52 AM
An alleged drunken driver who fatally struck a woman while she was being treated for injuries from a prior traffic accident in Temecula and also injured the Riverside County paramedic treating her was identified Sunday as a Compton man.

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