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Top DUI News for the Week of April 5th - April 11th in the year Two Thousand and Ten

Sunday, April 11th

2 Drivers in Same Car Arrested at DUI Checkpoint Police officers stopped cars on Plank Road in Altoona overnight Saturday for a DUI checkpoint.

Saturday, April 10th

Cops: Man Drove Drunk To Prison For DUI Sentence Vt. Police Say Say Intoxicated Man Drove To Prison To Serve DUI Sentence

Friday, April 9th

DUI checkpoint planned tonight in Mission Mission police plan to conduct a DUI checkpoint tonight in their city. The checkpoint is hoped to reduce the number of impaired drivers on the roads, police said.

Thursday, April 8th

DUI charges dropped against former Blackhawk Chris Chelios cleared of traffic incident last year DuPage County prosecutors have dropped DUI charges against former Blackhawk Chris Chelios after determining there was insufficient evidence in connection with a traffic incident last year in Westmont.

Wednesday, April 7th

DUI patrols planned this weekend in Wichita Wichita police will conduct DUI saturation patrols this weekend, officials announced.

Tuesday, April 6th

Woman charged with DUI, hit and run with kids in car On Friday deputies arrested and charged a woman with DUI for an alleged hit and run crash with her children in the car.

Monday, April 5th

Lemoyne man charged with DUI, terroristic threats A Lemoyne man was arrested and charged with DUI and terroristic threats after being pulled over by police Saturday morning. 7th

Top DUI News, Sunday April 11th, 2010

11 arrested in DUI checkpoint
Ferguson Township police made 11 DUI arrests in a four-hour period Friday into Saturday. Police s
Centre Daily Times - 2 hours, 5 minutes ago
2 Drivers in Same Car Arrested at DUI Checkpoint
Police officers stopped cars on Plank Road in Altoona overnight Saturday for a DUI checkpoint.
WTAJ-TV Altoona - Apr 11 1:22 AM
8 DUI arrests at checkpoint
Law enforcement agencies in the Butler County DUI Task Force arrested eight drivers for operating a vehicle while intoxicated at a sobriety checkpoint from 11 p.m. to 3:30 a.m. on Saturday on Patterson Avenue and state Route 73. Of the eight DUI arrests, two of the drivers cited were underage.
The Miami Student - Apr 11 2:35 AM
DUI Checkpoint in South L.A. Tonight
Thanks to a 27% uptick in DUI related traffic collisions within the LAPD's 77th Division , which covers Hyde Park, Gramercy Park and other South L.A. neighborhoods, a DUI and drivers license checkpoint will be set up tonight. From 7 p.m. to 1 a.m., the checkpoint will be found on Slauson Avenue between Western Avenue and Denker Avenue , which is between the Cantebury Knolls and Chesterfield ...
LAist - Apr 10 6:10 PM
Bristol police to run DUI checkpoint
BRISTOL — The Bristol Police Department will conduct a DUI sobriety checkpoint on Route 6 from 7 p.m. Saturday to 3 a.m. Sunday.
The Bristol Press - Apr 10 6:49 PM
DUI patrols in Haverford
HAVERFORD TWP. - The Northern Delaware County DUI Taskforce will be conducting be conducting impaired driving enforcement operations Saturday, April 10 during the overnight hours within the jurisdictional area of the taskforce.
News of Delaware County - Apr 10 4:13 PM
DUI patrols set for Friday night in Hallandale, Palm Beach Gardens
Extra police officers are scheduled to be on patrol throughout the city of Hallandale Beach on Friday night as part of a DUI enforcement operation.
Sun-Sentinel - Apr 09 6:30 PM
Cops: Man Drove Drunk To Prison For DUI Sentence
Vt. Police Say Say Intoxicated Man Drove To Prison To Serve DUI Sentence
CBS News - Apr 09 11:26 AM
Court Actions: DUI's
Christopher Steven Rechenmacher, 96 hours house arrest; $443; DUI school; victim impact panel. Donna Lynn Swaim, 60 days jail, suspended; 48 hours community service; $503; DUI school; victim impact panel.
Reno Gazette-Journal - Apr 09 6:28 PM
Woman Arrested in Deadly DUI Accident
A 29-year-old woman is facing a DUI felony charge after an accident that claimed a man's life Friday morning.
KLAS Las Vegas - Apr 09 2:48 PM
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Top DUI News, Saturday April 10th, 2010

DUI patrols set for Friday night in Hallandale, Palm Beach Gardens
Extra police officers are scheduled to be on patrol throughout the city of Hallandale Beach on Friday night as part of a DUI enforcement operation.
Sun-Sentinel - Apr 09 6:30 PM
Cops: Man Drove Drunk To Prison For DUI Sentence
Vt. Police Say Say Intoxicated Man Drove To Prison To Serve DUI Sentence
CBS News - Apr 09 11:26 AM
Bristol police to run DUI checkpoint
BRISTOL — The Bristol Police Department will conduct a DUI sobriety checkpoint on Route 6 from 7 p.m. Saturday to 3 a.m. Sunday.
The Bristol Press - 31 minutes ago
Court Actions: DUI's
Christopher Steven Rechenmacher, 96 hours house arrest; $443; DUI school; victim impact panel. Donna Lynn Swaim, 60 days jail, suspended; 48 hours community service; $503; DUI school; victim impact panel.
Reno Gazette-Journal - Apr 09 6:28 PM
Woman Arrested in Deadly DUI Accident
A 29-year-old woman is facing a DUI felony charge after an accident that claimed a man's life Friday morning.
KLAS Las Vegas - Apr 09 2:48 PM
DUI Checkpoint in Studio City Tonight
It's the weekend, which means time for DUI Checkpoint. Tonight's location is on Ventura Boulevard at Big Oak Drive in Studio City from 8 p.m. to 3 a.m. "In 2010, residents residing in the North Hollywood Area have endured 59 driving under the influence-related and 313 hit and run traffic collisions," says the LAPD in a notice.
LAist - Apr 09 6:40 PM
Man accused in Hanover DUI case to be freed on bond
A 21-year-old Henrico County man accused of DUI in an incident in which one of his friends died is expected to be released today on $50,000 bond.
Richmond Times-Dispatch - Apr 09 9:25 AM
Four cited for DUI
The following is a list of all DUI citations released from files of Georgia State Patrol for Emanuel County and Swainsboro Police Department this week.
The Swainsboro Forest-Blade - Apr 09 4:52 PM
DUI checkpoint planned tonight in Mission
Mission police plan to conduct a DUI checkpoint tonight in their city. The checkpoint is hoped to reduce the number of impaired drivers on the roads, police said.
The Kansas City Star - Apr 09 4:42 AM
NHP make 3 DUI arrests Thursday
It as a dangerous time to be on the roads Thursday night as two accidents on northbound U.S. Highway 395 led to three DUI arrests. The Nevada Highway Patrol says at about 7:40 p.m. a drunk driver lost control of his vehicle and crashed on between the "Spaghetti Bowl" and the Oddie Blvd., exit.
News 4 Reno - Apr 09 1:12 PM
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Top DUI News, Friday April 9th, 2010

DUI checkpoint planned tonight in Mission
Mission police plan to conduct a DUI checkpoint tonight in their city. The checkpoint is hoped to reduce the number of impaired drivers on the roads, police said.
The Kansas City Star - Apr 09 4:42 AM
DUI patrols set for Friday night in Hallandale
Extra police officers are scheduled to be on patrol throughout the city of Hallandale Beach on Friday night as part of a DUI enforcement operation.
Sun-Sentinel - Apr 09 3:15 AM
Bond hearing for man accused of DUI accident
RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - A bond hearing takes place later today for the man accused of driving drunk before a deadly accident. 21-year-old Nicholas Brooks is accused of DUI.
NBC 12 Richmond - 2 hours, 49 minutes ago
DUI patrols in Haverford tomorrow
HAVERFORD TWP. - The Northern Delaware County DUI Taskforce will be conducting be conducting impaired driving enforcement operations Saturday, April 10 during the overnight hours within the jurisdictional area of the taskforce.
News of Delaware County - 58 minutes ago
Three arraigned in Butte on felony DUI charges
Three men were arraigned in court Thursday on felony DUI charges. Channing Demontiney, 30, pleaded not guilty to the felony offense in Judge Newman's court. This will be his fourth DUI offense.
KXLF Butte - 56 minutes ago
Repeat DUI Drivers Fatal Mistake Leaves Man Dead
Family and friends gathered Thursday night to mourn the death of an East Bay man killed in a traffic accident the previous evening by a repeat DUI offender as the crash victim rode home from bible study on his motorcycle.
FOX 11 Reno - Apr 08 10:45 PM
Man charged with 7th DUI after wreck
A Clarksville man was arrested following a wreck Tuesday and charged with his seventh DUI.
The Leaf Chronicle - Apr 09 3:05 AM
Bristol police to run DUI checkpoint
BRISTOL — The Bristol Police Department will conduct a DUI sobriety checkpoint on Route 6 from 7 p.m. Saturday to 3 a.m. Sunday.
The Bristol Press - Apr 09 1:06 AM
Will ABC 4 ask court to take possession of Killpack DUI arrest video?
SALT LAKE (ABC 4 News) - On behalf of the public, ABC 4 News files papers in court to get the DUI arrest video of the former senate majority leader...
ABC 4 Salt Lake City - Apr 08 9:32 PM
Will ABC 4 ask court to take possession of Killpack DUI arrest video?
SALT LAKE (ABC 4 News) - We are taking action on behalf of the people of Utah. For the 4th time in 3 Months, ABC 4 is asking Utah's Department of Public Safety to release the DUI arrest record and video of former Senate Majority Leader Sheldon Killpack. Late Thursday afternoon, ABC 4 filed a motions, a petition and memorandum in Utah's Third District Court. But that's not all. ABC 4 is now ...
ABC 4 Salt Lake City - Apr 08 9:31 PM
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Top DUI News, Thursday April 9th, 2010

DUI charges dropped against former Blackhawk
Chris Chelios cleared of traffic incident last year DuPage County prosecutors have dropped DUI charges against former Blackhawk Chris Chelios after determining there was insufficient evidence in connection with a traffic incident last year in Westmont.
WGN TV Chicago - 1 hour, 22 minutes ago
DUI checkpoint nets dozens of arrests
A DUI checkpoint near Little Sahara Recreation Area netted dozens of arrests and citations Friday in Utah County, police said. The checkpoint was set up on U.
The Salt Lake Tribune - Apr 07 2:41 PM
Plainville cops plan DUI checkpoint
Special to The Bristol Press PLAINVILLE — The Plainville Police Department will conduct a DUI Sobriety Checkpoint starting Saturday, and 7:30 p.m. ending 2:30 a.m. Sunday on Route 177 as part of the State of Connecticut Comprehensive DUI Enforcement Program.
The Bristol Press - 41 minutes ago
Sacto 9-1-1: Folsom PD to conduct Friday DUI checkpoint
The Folsom Police Department said that officers will conduct a DUI checkpoint on Friday at an undisclosed site.
The Sacramento Bee - Apr 07 12:07 PM
Chris Chelios DUI charge dropped
A DuPage County judge has dropped DUI charges against former Blackhawks star Chris Chelios.
ABC 7 Chicago - Apr 07 3:08 PM
DUI arrests climb in March
Chesterfield County Police Officer Lisa Harper makes a DUI arrest on Friday, April 8 after the driver, who admitted to being intoxicated, had plowed his truck into a tree in the Woodlake subdivision.
Midlothian Exchange - Apr 07 5:30 PM
Police out in force for DUI control
The Gulf Breeze Police Department will be conducting DUI saturation patrols during the remainder of April between the hours of 7 p.m. and 4 a.m. read more
Gulf Breeze News - 2 hours, 19 minutes ago
Henrico Man Charged With DUI In Fatal Crash
21-year-old Nicholas Brooks is charged with DUI in a crash that left a Henrico teenager dead... Read More>>
WRIC 8 News Richmond - Apr 07 11:07 AM
Man Charged with DUI in Deadly Accident
HANOVER COUNTY - A Glen Allen man is facing a charge in a fatal accident. Police tell us 21 year old Nicholas Brooks has been charged with DUI in an accident that killed 19 year old Drew Johnson of Glen Allen.
CBS 6 Richmond - Apr 07 10:44 AM
Motorcyclist critically injured, Woman charged with DUI
A DUI driver was arrested Tuesday after critically injuring a motorcyclist in Bellevue, police said.
WKRN Nashville - Apr 07 10:19 AM
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Top DUI News, Wednesday April 7th, 2010

DUI patrols planned this weekend in Wichita
WICHITA — Wichita police will conduct DUI saturation patrols this weekend, officials announced.
The Wichita Eagle - 1 hour, 10 minutes ago
Lake Elsinore Councilman Thomas Buckley pleads guilty to DUI
Lake Elsinore Councilman Thomas Buckley, who survived a recall election in February, pleaded guilty Tuesday morning through his attorney to misdemeanor DUI charges.
The Press-Enterprise - Apr 06 9:57 PM
DUI arrests climb in March
Chesterfield County Police Officer Lisa Harper makes a DUI arrest on Friday, April 8 after the driver, who admitted to being intoxicated, had plowed his truck into a tree in the Woodlake subdivision.
Midlothian Exchange - Apr 07 4:30 AM
DUI arrests rise over holiday
The numbers are in after the St. Patrick’s Day holiday. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office driving under the influence enforcement between March 12-18 brought in 13 DUI arrests. Compared to five last year, the numbers made a slight jump.
Douglas County News-Press - Apr 07 5:25 AM
DUI patrol in Hallandale set for Friday night
Extra police officers are scheduled to be on patrol throughout the city on Friday night as part of a DUI enforcement operation.
Sun-Sentinel - Apr 06 7:49 PM
Mock DUI drives point home
Eustis High School recently presented a mock DUI crash to its Senior class. The event was so realistic. Complete with law officers, because a murder ...
The Daily Commercial - Apr 07 5:18 AM
Man on hit and run spree arrested for DUI
MIRAMAR BEACH - A 20-year-old man was arrested for DUI following a series of hit and run accidents Monday night, according to a Walton County Sheriff’s Office press release. According to witnesses, Jancarlo Rodriguez rear-ended a vehicle with his...
The News Herald - Apr 07 4:48 AM
LAKE ELSINORE: Councilman pleads guilty to DUI
A Lake Elsinore councilman pleaded guilty Tuesday to a pair of misdemeanor DUI counts and was immediately sentenced to six days in custody and three years' informal probation.
The Californian - Apr 06 10:12 PM
LAKE ELSINORE: Councilman pleads guilty to DUI
A Lake Elsinore councilman pleaded guilty Tuesday to a pair of misdemeanor DUI counts and was immediately sentenced to six days in custody and three years' informal probation.
North County Times - Apr 06 10:04 PM
DUI for school chief Randy Dorn
State Superintendent of Public Instruction Randy Dorn. I want to commend State Superintendent of Public Instruction Randy Dorn for pleading guilty to his recent DUI charge. [“School chief Dorn pleads guilty to DUI charge,” NWSaturday, April 3.]
Seattle Times - Apr 06 4:17 PM
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Top DUI News, Tuesday April 6th, 2010

State schools superintendent pleads guilty to DUI charge
I am writing in response to the gall of Randy Dorn, the state superintendent of public instruction, saying his experience getting a DUI is a teachable moment. [“School Chief Dorn pleads guilty to DUI charge,” NWSaturday, April 3.]
Seattle Times - Apr 05 4:17 PM
State College police: 35 DUI arrests in month
State College police made 35 DUI arrests in March, putting the year-to-date total at 111. The aver
Centre Daily Times - Apr 05 2:40 PM
Habitual offender charged with DUI after falling off bicycle
A Golden Gate Estates man was charged with DUI by Collier deputies after they say he tried to ride his bicycle while intoxicated.
Naples Daily News - Apr 05 2:23 PM
Woman charged with DUI, hit and run with kids in car
On Friday deputies arrested and charged a woman with DUI for an alleged hit and run crash with her children in the car.
NBC 2 Fort Myers - Apr 05 2:17 PM
Lee County DUI arrests
The sheriff's office has released its latest list of those arrested for DUI in Lee County.
NBC 2 Fort Myers - Apr 05 11:17 AM
Palm Beach County deputies nab 14 drivers for DUI in weekend crackdown
Palm Beach County deputies nab 14 drivers for DUI in weekend crackdown
The Palm Beach Post - Apr 05 8:33 AM
Lewis & Clark County prepares for launch of new anti-repeat DUI program
HELENA - Lewis & Clark County will soon be launching a pilot DUI program modeled after one in South Dakota, and The News Station's Marnee Banks heard the pros and cons of the program, known as "24-7 Sobriety."
KTVQ Billings - Apr 05 3:43 PM
HPD: Third DUI lands man in jail
Henderson police say they pulled a man over for weaving from lane to lane. They soon discovered it was his third DUI on a suspended license.
14 WFIE Evansville - Apr 05 10:30 AM
Man Charged With Murder, DUI Following Crash
A driver has been charged with murder and DUI after a hit and run accident in christian county that left one woman dead. The incident happened Friday night on Interstate 24 in Oak Grove. Kentucky State Police say a car four women were riding in was hit by a pickup truck rolled, and the women were trapped inside. They were eventually extracted from the vehicle and taken to a Tennessee ...
LEX 18 Lexington - Apr 05 10:29 AM
Driver Faces Murder, DUI Charges In Fatal Wreck
OAK GROVE, Ky. (AP) — A driver has been charged with murder and DUI after a hit and run accident on Interstate 24 near the Tennessee state line that left a woman dead.
The Kentucky Post - Apr 05 10:05 AM
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Top DUI News, Sunday April 4th, 2010

Police: Repeat DWI offender kills two in Lewisville
LEWISVILLE — A man who has already been convicted of driving while intoxicated three times plowed into the back of a sedan on Interstate 35E in Lewisville early Sunday morning, killing the driver of the other car and her 13-year-old daughter, police said. John Patrick Barton, who was on probation with three DWI convictions, now faces two counts of murder. He will be 30 years old on Monday ...
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth - Apr 04 7:54 AM
Journalist-Related Crimes Soar In Depravity And Number
In the two years since the MVP issued our first report, another tidal wave of media-related bizarre or violent crimes has come to light, each more shocking than the last...
Anorak - Apr 04 1:45 AM
OVI checkpoint on Ohio 4 until 4 a.m.
HAMILTON - The Butler County OVI Task Force is operating low manpower OVI checkpoints in Middletown tonight.
Middletown Journal - Apr 02 10:57 PM
Crime and Public Safety, April 1
A California appeals court has affirmed the sexual- assault conviction of the son of a former Orange County assistant sheriff and two friends in the videotaped sex assault of an unconscious teenage girl.
Inland Valley Daily Bulletin - Mar 31 11:29 PM
Kuna man who rammed police cars during September chase pleads guilty to DUI
William Anthony Roulo pleaded guilty to felony charges of aggravated assault/battery on a law office
The Idaho Statesman - Mar 23 1:23 PM
NFL mock draft 2010 - 1st round, 4th edition
The Arizona Republic's Bob McManaman picks the first round of the 2010 NFL Draft, which is scheduled for April 22.
The Arizona Republic - Mar 19 11:55 AM
Ex-cop facing DUI charges granted new trial
WEST CHESTER — A Chester County judge has granted a former police officer a new trial — at least — on drunken driving charges.
Daily Local News - Mar 19 3:09 AM
The Arizona Republic - Mar 19 11:55 AM

Stories of the Week

March 29th - April 4th

Former 'Hills' Star Charged After DUI Arrest

March 22nd - March 28th

DUI arrests rise over St. Patrick's Day holiday

March 15th - March 21st

Man, 71, faces DUI, vehicular homicide charges

March 8th - March 14th

School bus driver arrested for DUI on the job

March 1st - March 7th

State high court to review DUI blood test case

February 22nd - February 28th

Man driving without a tire gets charged with DUI

February 15th - February 21st

'Deadliest Catch' star arrested for DUI, hit and run in Seattle

February 8th - February 14th

Norridge man gets 10 years in prison for 7th DUI

February 1st - February 7th

DUI enforcement during Super Bowl party weekend

January 25th - January 31st

Tucson Police use grant money to increase DUI enforcement

January 18th - January 24th

N.Y. man charged with snowmobile DUI in Mount Holly

January 11th - January 17th

444 arrested in Colo. campaign against DUI

January 4th - January 10th

DUI Task Force reports fewer arrests in 2009

December 28th - January 3rd

Colo. lawmaker going after repeat DUI offenders

2009 Stories of the Year :

Over the Legal Limit 2009

2008 Stories of the Year :

Drunk Driving Bonanza 2008

2007 Stories of the Year :

The Best and Worst of 2007 END

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