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Top DUI News Week of September 1st - September 7th

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Top DUI News, September 7th, 2008

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POLICE BRIEFS: Buchanan staffer gets 2nd DUI charge Open this result in new window
The Sarasota Herald-Tribune - Sep 08 10:13 PM
SARASOTA COUNTY -- A staffer from U.S. Rep. Vern Buchanan's re-election campaign has been charged with DUI less than a month after he was sentenced for the same crime in Manatee County.
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DUI Charges for September 8 Open this result in new window
phillyburbs.com - Sep 08 7:58 AM
Police reported the following arrests for driving under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs.
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Former hoop standout gets prison for dealing drugs Open this result in new window
WCAX-TV Vermont - Sep 09 4:33 AM
Associated Press - September 9, 2008 7:15 AM ET BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - A former all-state basketball player who avoided jail on a drug charge last year is now headed there after pleading guilty...
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Boynton Beach man charged with DUI manslaughter to make first court appearance Open this result in new window
The Palm Beach Post - Sep 09 2:47 AM
A Boynton Beach man who killed one person and injured two others when he drove the wrong way on Interstate 95 in June is in jail this morning, the Florida Highway Patrol said.
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Receiver "suspended indefinitely" after DUI arrest Open this result in new window
KOLD News 13 Tuscon - Sep 06 11:19 PM
Associated Press - September 7, 2008 2:04 AM ET TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - Arizona starting wide receiver Terrell Reese has been suspended indefinitely following his arrest on a charge of driving...
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Boise officer admits to DUI, will serve jail time Open this result in new window
KTVB Boise - Sep 09 10:54 AM
Boise Police officer Gary Miller will spend 3 days in jail, pay a $750 fine and serve one year of probation. Miller was caught driving drunk on Curtis Rd. in April by an Idaho State Police Trooper.
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DUI rate continues to climb Open this result in new window
Billings Gazette - Sep 09 6:58 AM
CHEYENNE - Drunken-driving convictions in Wyoming continue to rise despite the state imposing harsher penalties for the offense.
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Boynton Beach man charged with DUI manslaughter booked in jail Open this result in new window
The Palm Beach Post - Sep 08 5:47 PM
A Boynton Beach man who killed one person and injured two others when he drove the wrong way on Interstate 95 in June is in jail tonight, the Florida Highway Patrol said.
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DUI rate continues to climb Open this result in new window
Billings Gazette - Sep 09 6:43 AM
CHEYENNE - Drunken-driving convictions in Wyoming continue to rise despite the state imposing harsher penalties for the offense. According to information presented at the Legislature's Joint Judiciary Interim Committee, there were 4,387 drunken-driving ...
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Monday, September 8, 2008 Open this result in new window
The Meridian Star - Sep 07 9:14 PM
The Meridian Police Department reported no suspected non-traffic violations between 2:30 p.m. Saturday and 2:30 p.m. Sunday. ¥ DUI Ñ Stacey S. Pollock, 35, 2516 34th St.
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Top DUI News, September 6th, 2008

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Latest Big Island DUI stats Open this result in new window
KPUA AM 670 Hilo - Sep 09 7:53 AM
During the week of September 2, 2008, through September 8, 2008, Big Island police arrested 20 motorists for drunk driving. Eight of the drivers were involved in a traffic crash. Three were under the age of 21.
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POLICE BRIEFS: Buchanan staffer gets 2nd DUI charge Open this result in new window
The Sarasota Herald-Tribune - Sep 08 10:13 PM
SARASOTA COUNTY -- A staffer from U.S. Rep. Vern Buchanan's re-election campaign has been charged with DUI less than a month after he was sentenced for the same crime in Manatee County.
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crimeTimes Open this result in new window
The Times of Northwest Indiana - Sep 09 12:56 AM
Attorney arrested on DUI charge after crash PORTAGE | A prominent Northwest Indiana defense attorney was arrested Friday night on a drunken driving charge.
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Police: DUI driver hits two pedestrians overnight in Blacksburg Open this result in new window
WSLS Newschannel 10 Roanoke - Sep 06 3:22 AM
Blacksburg Police say two young women are seriously hurt, after a DUI driver hit them early in the morning Saturday. Officers tell us around 1:40 a.m., a 2001 Honda Civic was speeding east on Progress Street.
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NL team notes Open this result in new window
USA Today - Sep 09 2:32 AM
NL notes
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Police log Open this result in new window
Brattleboro Reformer - Sep 09 2:56 AM
Tuesday, September 9 * Joseph Arbore, 21, of Brattleboro, was ticketed by the Vermont State Police Sept.
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Police crackdown nets five DUI arrests Open this result in new window
Evansville Courier & Press - Sep 06 6:55 AM
Saturation patrols net five DUI arrests
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Alachua County deputy charged with DUI Open this result in new window
The Gainesville Sun - Sep 06 9:15 PM
The deputy registered a .156 on his breath test.
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Police Log Open this result in new window
Brattleboro Reformer - Sep 06 2:41 AM
Saturday, September 6 * Donnalie R. Corey, 33, of Brattleboro, was arrested for DUI Sept.
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Jacksonville Sheriff's Office: Collier was target of attack; reward offered Open this result in new window
The Florida Times-Union - 17 minutes ago
Jacksonville police confirmed Tuesday that Jaguars lineman Richard Collier was the target of the Sept. 2 shooting that left him with life-threatening injuries. Detective Dennis Sullivan of the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office wouldn't divulge any information about the ongoing investigation other than it's likely the shooter knew Collier. and #8220;It's ...
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Top DUI News, September 5th, 2008

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Jacksonville Sheriff's Office: Collier was target of attack; reward offered Open this result in new window
The Florida Times-Union - 15 minutes ago
Jacksonville police confirmed Tuesday that Jaguars lineman Richard Collier was the target of the Sept. 2 shooting that left him with life-threatening injuries. Detective Dennis Sullivan of the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office wouldn't divulge any information about the ongoing investigation other than it's likely the shooter knew Collier. and #8220;It's ...
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ATV driver indicted for reckless homicide Open this result in new window
Morris Daily Herald - Sep 09 9:48 AM
A new grand jury panel convened in Grundy County Circuit Court Tuesday and returned indictments against 14 defendants, including the driver of a Suzuki Quad Sport involved in a fatal accident with a Morris squad car.
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Sentence Delayed For DUI Manslaughter Suspect Open this result in new window
Hernando Today - Sep 04 9:15 PM
A Bushnell man facing five DUI charges including manslaughter will be formally sentenced next Friday.
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Juvenile pleads guilty in '07 carnival shooting Open this result in new window
The Leaf Chronicle - Sep 09 3:08 AM
A juvenile teen charged in a June 2007 carnival shooting pleaded guilty to two counts of aggravated assault Friday.
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Busy Day in Court: Embezzlement from CharityÉ5th DUIÉVandalism Spree Open this result in new window
KFBB Great Falls - Sep 03 6:15 PM
News Channel 5 first reported on a Great Falls man accused of embezzling thousands of dollars raised for charity in the East/ West Shrine High School Football game yesterday (Wednesday, September 3rd). Today, Jerrold Evans had his day in court.
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Motorcyclist injured, cited for DUI after Monroe Township crash Open this result in new window
The Sentinel - Sep 05 10:34 PM
Jason S. Jacoby was taken to Carlisle Regional Medical Center with minor injuries following a crash Sunday in Monroe Township, according to state police at Carlisle.
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Woman charged with murder in Great Falls Open this result in new window
KPAX Missoula - Sep 08 5:59 PM
Summer Many White Horses faces a murder charge in the death of her 2 -year-old son, James Many White Horses.
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Father denies charges of endangerment, DUI Open this result in new window
Billings Gazette - Sep 06 2:36 AM
A man accused of driving drunk through a public park on the Rimrocks with his three young children in the vehicle was arraigned Friday in District Court.
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Police to conduct a DUI saturation patrols in Junction City Open this result in new window
49 ABC News Topeka - Sep 04 8:27 AM
The purpose of the DUI saturation patrols is not to harass motorists but to increase safety. Find out when such patrols will be conducted and what intoxicated motorists could face.
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Man faces DUI charges after hitting 2 at Yelm football game Open this result in new window
The Olympian - Sep 06 7:36 AM
A woman and a 14-year-old girl suffered minor injuries when they were hit by a car after a football game Friday night in Yelm, and the man who struck them was charged with driving under the influence.
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Top DUI News, September 4th, 2008

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Weekend checkpoint nets seven DUI arrests in Coachella Open this result in new window
The Desert Sun - 45 minutes ago
Seven people were arresting for driving while intoxicated, and 25 others identified as driving without a license, at a DUI checkpoint during the Labor Day weekend in Coachella.
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Oak Lawn man gets 8 years behind bars for fatal DUI Open this result in new window
SouthtownStar - Sep 04 2:06 AM
A serial drunken driver from Oak Lawn who killed a man in a horrific holiday season crash has begun an eight-year prison sentence after pleading guilty to the fatal DUI.
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DUI checks planned in Prospect Open this result in new window
Republican-American - Sep 04 2:04 AM
The Prospect Resident Trooper's Office will conduct a DUI enforcement spot check on Route 69 at Kluge Road on Thursday.
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Increase in DUI arrests may be because of increased patrols Open this result in new window
Nevada Appeal - Sep 03 8:09 PM
Carson City deputies arrested two people believed to be under the influence of either drugs or alcohol during a DUI checkpoint on Friday.
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Mock DUI accident to take place on Virginia Tech campus Open this result in new window
WSLS Newschannel 10 Roanoke - Sep 04 1:08 AM
The Virginia Tech Rescue Squad will hold a mock DUI accident on the Drillfiled Thursday night to raise awareness about the dangers of drinking and driving.
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Reasons for drop in DUI arrests not clear Open this result in new window
FOX 11 Tucson - Sep 03 10:06 PM
DUI arrests in Arizona have dropped more than in most states in the country. However, it likely won't stop altogether in the near future. People still get drunk and drive.
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Man Arrested In Lake County, Charged With 5th DUI Open this result in new window
WFTV 9 Orlando - Sep 03 2:50 PM
LAKE COUNTY, Fla. -- A man was in the Lake County jail Wednesday, charged with his 5th DUI. John Clark Campbell was arrested by Fruitland Park police after an officer saw him weaving in and out of traffic on Highway 27 near Spring Lake Road.
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DUI charge turns up previous drunken-driving cases Open this result in new window
Chicago Tribune - Sep 02 10:04 PM
Palatine man who was arrested Sunday had arrest warrants out because he allegedly failed to appear in court Bail was set Tuesday at $155,000 for a Palatine man arrested on a drunken-driving charge and then found to be wanted on warrants alleging he had failed to appear in court on previous DUI charges, authorities said.
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Wrestling Diva Quits, Smoking Gun Covers Bayless DUI Arrest; New Chris Benoit Book Open this result in new window
Lords of Pain - Sep 03 11:17 AM
-- Indy women's wrestler Lacey, 25, has quit the wrestling business and returned to college. -- The DUI arrest of Indy women's wrestler Becky Bayless got some coverage on The Smoking Gun website.
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Euclid: Two DUI arrests made in weekend checkpoint Open this result in new window
Euclid Sun Journal - Sep 03 2:19 PM
The Euclid police sobriety checkpoint held Friday night and into Saturday morning (Aug. 29 and 30) resulted in two DUI arrests. Capt. Thomas Brickman, who heads the EPD's traffic division, said 433 cars passed through the checkpoint during its four-hour...
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Top DUI News, September 3rd, 2008

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Weekend checkpoint nets seven DUI arrests in Coachella Open this result in new window
The Desert Sun - 45 minutes ago
Seven people were arresting for driving while intoxicated, and 25 others identified as driving without a license, at a DUI checkpoint during the Labor Day weekend in Coachella.
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Oak Lawn man gets 8 years behind bars for fatal DUI Open this result in new window
SouthtownStar - Sep 04 2:06 AM
A serial drunken driver from Oak Lawn who killed a man in a horrific holiday season crash has begun an eight-year prison sentence after pleading guilty to the fatal DUI.
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DUI checks planned in Prospect Open this result in new window
Republican-American - Sep 04 2:04 AM
The Prospect Resident Trooper's Office will conduct a DUI enforcement spot check on Route 69 at Kluge Road on Thursday.
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Increase in DUI arrests may be because of increased patrols Open this result in new window
Nevada Appeal - Sep 03 8:09 PM
Carson City deputies arrested two people believed to be under the influence of either drugs or alcohol during a DUI checkpoint on Friday.
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Mock DUI accident to take place on Virginia Tech campus Open this result in new window
WSLS Newschannel 10 Roanoke - Sep 04 1:08 AM
The Virginia Tech Rescue Squad will hold a mock DUI accident on the Drillfiled Thursday night to raise awareness about the dangers of drinking and driving.
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Reasons for drop in DUI arrests not clear Open this result in new window
FOX 11 Tucson - Sep 03 10:06 PM
DUI arrests in Arizona have dropped more than in most states in the country. However, it likely won't stop altogether in the near future. People still get drunk and drive.
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Man Arrested In Lake County, Charged With 5th DUI Open this result in new window
WFTV 9 Orlando - Sep 03 2:50 PM
LAKE COUNTY, Fla. -- A man was in the Lake County jail Wednesday, charged with his 5th DUI. John Clark Campbell was arrested by Fruitland Park police after an officer saw him weaving in and out of traffic on Highway 27 near Spring Lake Road.
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DUI charge turns up previous drunken-driving cases Open this result in new window
Chicago Tribune - Sep 02 10:04 PM
Palatine man who was arrested Sunday had arrest warrants out because he allegedly failed to appear in court Bail was set Tuesday at $155,000 for a Palatine man arrested on a drunken-driving charge and then found to be wanted on warrants alleging he had failed to appear in court on previous DUI charges, authorities said.
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Wrestling Diva Quits, Smoking Gun Covers Bayless DUI Arrest; New Chris Benoit Book Open this result in new window
Lords of Pain - Sep 03 11:17 AM
-- Indy women's wrestler Lacey, 25, has quit the wrestling business and returned to college. -- The DUI arrest of Indy women's wrestler Becky Bayless got some coverage on The Smoking Gun website.
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Euclid: Two DUI arrests made in weekend checkpoint Open this result in new window
Euclid Sun Journal - Sep 03 2:19 PM
The Euclid police sobriety checkpoint held Friday night and into Saturday morning (Aug. 29 and 30) resulted in two DUI arrests. Capt. Thomas Brickman, who heads the EPD's traffic division, said 433 cars passed through the checkpoint during its four-hour...
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Top DUI News, September 2nd, 2008

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DUI checkpoint set Open this result in new window
Napa Valley Register - Sep 04 12:28 AM
Register Staff Writer Napa drivers had best not decide to drink and get behind the wheel of their car.
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DUI-assault case goes to trial Open this result in new window
Bucks County Courier Times - 0 minute ago
Police say the defendant hit someone with his car after getting into a fight outside the bar.
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Man charged with battery, DUI, drugs Open this result in new window
The Gainesville Sun - Sep 03 11:32 PM
A Chiefland man was arrested in High Springs on Monday after he reportedly ran into a woman with his car. Police said the woman was not seriously injured.
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Cops charge school bus driver with DUI during evacuation Open this result in new window
USA Today - Sep 02 4:01 AM
Police charged a school bus driver with DUI yesterday after he delivered a group of Hurricane Gustav evacuees to Tyler, Texas. "Beaumont city police stopped the bus at Earl and Renaud streets on the north end," The Enterprise reports. "The officers, who were in an unmarked car, thought the bus was stolen because it was being driven in the middle of the street." Officers reported finding "open ...
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43 DUI arrests made in Monterey County over Labor Day weekend Open this result in new window
The Salinas Californian - Sep 02 11:23 AM
Police officers, CHP officers and sheriff's deputies made 43 DUI arrests in Monterey County over the four-day Labor Day weekend crackdown that ended at midnight Monday.
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No DUI in crash that killed Biden's 1st wife, but he's implied otherwise Open this result in new window
The News Journal - 1 hour, 5 minutes ago
Since his vice presidential nomination, Joe Biden's 2007 statement that a "guy who allegedly ... drank his lunch" and drove the truck that struck and killed his first wife and daughter has gained national media traction.
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CHP reports increase in DUI arrests Open this result in new window
KGO-TV Bay Area - Sep 02 5:18 PM
The California Highway Patrol reported a slight increase in DUI arrests and a decrease in traffic deaths in the state during the first three nights of the four-day Labor Day weekend maximum enforcement period.
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Palin told McCain campaign of pregnancy, husband's DUI arrest, officials say Open this result in new window
The Greenville News - Sep 02 5:46 AM
ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Sarah Palin voluntarily told John McCain's campaign about her pregnant teenage daughter and her husband's two-decades-old DUI arrest during questioning as part of the Republican's vice presidential search.
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DUI Driver Arraigned On Murder Charges Open this result in new window
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara - Sep 03 5:13 PM
The man accused of hitting and killing a local runner appeared before a judge this Wednesday afternoon. 56 year old Albert Doan was arraigned in a Santa Barbara County Superior courtroom.
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Man faces sixth DUI investigation Open this result in new window
Deseret Morning News - Sep 03 12:12 PM
A man with a long history of driving under the influence was arrested again by police here Monday.
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Top DUI News, September 1st, 2008

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Oglesby pleads not guilty to DUI Open this result in new window
The Desert Sun - 1 hour, 1 minute ago
The general manager of the SunLine Transit Agency pleaded not guilty Wednesday, through his attorney, to a misdemeanor drunken driving charge stemming from his July 3 arrest in Palm Desert.
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Report: Todd Palin DUI Charge in '86 Open this result in new window
US Weekly - Sep 01 12:22 PM
Todd Palin, the husband of Republican vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin was arrested and charged with DUI in 1986, according to CBN News columnist David Brody. According to Brody's report, Todd was 22-years-old and dating Sarah at the time of his arrest, which allegedly occurred in Dillingham, Alaska. There was no accident or injuries according to Brody. Citing sources close to Sarah, ...
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Mesa DUI checkpoint nets 21 arrests Open this result in new window
Mohave Valley Daily News - Sep 03 12:47 PM
PHOENIX (AP) - A holiday checkpoint near the Salt River recreational area nabbed 21 people suspected of driving while impaired. Mesa police say fewer people were arrested Monday compared to last Labor Day.
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Busy Day in Court: Embezzlement from CharityÉ5th DUIÉVandalism Spree Open this result in new window
KFBB Great Falls - Sep 03 6:15 PM
News Channel 5 first reported on a Great Falls man accused of embezzling thousands of dollars raised for charity in the East/ West Shrine High School Football game yesterday (Wednesday, September 3rd). Today, Jerrold Evans had his day in court.
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Not-guilty plea entered in DUI case of El Dorado County official Open this result in new window
The Sacramento Bee - Sep 04 12:27 AM
El Dorado County Supervisor Helen Baumann is scheduled for a court hearing at 10 a.m. Oct. 24 to fight a drunken driving charge filed against her by the El Dorado County District Attorney's Office. Helen Baumann
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Driver in fatal crash near McLean charged with DUI Open this result in new window
The Pantagraph - Sep 03 11:50 PM
McLEAN -- The driver in a traffic accident that killed two men Sunday south of McLean was charged Wednesday with aggravated driving under the influence of alcohol.
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DUI blitz in Park City keeps officers busy Open this result in new window
Deseret Morning News - Sep 03 7:12 AM
It was a busy start to the holiday weekend for police officers in Park City.
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Man handed 3 1 2 years for deadly DUI crash - roanoke.com Open this result in new window
Roanoke Times - Sep 03 10:39 PM
The 28-year-old pleaded guilty to aggravated involuntary manslaughter in the October wreck. On his 28th birthday, Daniel Lee Ammons drove drunk and caused the death of one of his best friends. Wednesday in Roanoke County Circuit Court, Judge Jim Swanson weighed a sentence that balanced Ammons' moving displays of remorse with the reckless behavior that led to Nicholas Shockley's death. "This ...
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39 arrested in DUI crackdown Open this result in new window
The Naperville Sun - Sep 04 2:19 AM
The Naperville Police Department made 39 impaired-driving arrests during a recent two-week crackdown, police said.
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Lansford man, with multiple DUI counts, enters guilty pleas Open this result in new window
Times News - Sep 03 2:08 PM
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Stories of the Week

August 25th - August 31st Ariz. DUI task force arrests 129 in one night

August 18th - August 24th Suspected DUI crash causes 100-foot geyser in Palm Springs

August 11th - August 17th Annual DUI Patrol Emphasis Dedicated to the Memory of Brandon Clements

August 4th - August 10th School Bus Driver Arrested for DUI After Crashing a Bus Full of Children

July 28th - August 3rd Pinal deputy reassigned amid DUI records flap

July 21st - July 27th Ex-mayor Tasered, stunned during DUI arrest

July 14th - July 20th Police: Man charged with his 10th DUI .

July 7th - July 13th 5 Arrested After DUI Chase Through South L.A.

July 1st - July 6th DUI Enforcement Heats Up Over Long Weekend

June 23rd - June 30th 'Melo pleads guilty to reduced DUI charge

June 16th - June 22nd: 1,000 drivers screened, 2 DUI arrests made in city

June 9th - June 15th: Washington County Sheriff Accused Of DUI Apologizes

June 2nd - June 8th: Prosecutor drops DUI charge against school bus driver

May 26th - June 1st: Colorado State Patrol: 558 DUI Arrests Over Memorial Day Weekend

May 19th - May 25th: 49 DUI cases dropped in AZ; big implications possible

May 12th - May 18th: Caught On Tape: Georgia Judge Arrested For DUI

May 5th - May 11th: Summit County man sentenced to five years in prison after 11th DUI

April 28th - May 4th: 2 get 'deal of a lifetime' in drag racing, DUI crash that killed Boynton man

April 21st - April 27th: Open-container bill could jeopardize DUI prosecutions

April 14th - April 20th: Nuggets' Anthony Apologizes for Arrest on DUI Charge

April 7th - April 13th: 60-year-old Owensville Man Charged With 13th DUI

March 31st- April 6th: Officers are tanked during DUI exercise

March 24th - March 30th: Hanover Park man accused of 7th DUI, faces 30 years in prison

March 17th - March 23rd: DUI check results in arrests, but no DUI charges

March 10th - March 16th: Teacher Dies, Man Arrested in Suspected DUI Crash

March 3rd - March 9th: Former Head of DUI Enforcement Pleads Guilty to Drunk Driving

February 25th - March 2nd: Woman arrested for alleged DUI asks officer if he's been drinking

February 18th - February 24th: DUI Arrests Increased 32 Percent In 2007

February 11th - February 17th: GOP lawmakers push to make DUI laws even tougher

February 4th - February 10th: Jury Awards $10M to Teen Injured Wearing Lap Belt in DUI Crash

January 28th - February 3rd: Judge OK’s plea deals in DUI cases if defendants wear GPS alcohol monitor

January 21st - January 27th: Legal business grows as DUI cases escalate

January 14th - January 20th: "Pulp Fiction" Screenwriter Arrested for Manslaughter & DUI in Ojai January 7th - January 13th: Local agencies tighten DUI dragnet January 1st - January 6th: State Police make 7 DUI arrests on New Year's Eve

2007 Stories of the Year : The Best and Worst of 2007 END

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