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Top DUI News for the Week of Februar 1st - February 7th in the year Two Thousand and Ten

Sunday, February 7th

DUI patrols out in force on Super Bowl Sunday Deputies and officers will be conducting countywide DUI roving patrols on Super Bowl Sunday Ė one of the nation's most dangerous days on the roads, authorities said. "We want to pass our safety message to everyone who will be drinking this...

Saturday, February 6th

DUI enforcement during Super Bowl party weekend The Douglas County Sheriffís Office will be stepping up their efforts to apprehend intoxicated and impaired drivers during the up-coming Super Bowl weekend which takes place the weekend of February 6. Deputies will be providing extra enforcement beginning at 6 p.m. on Feb. 6 through 3 a.m. Feb. 8.

Friday, February 5th

Super Bowl imbibers targeted in DUI patrols Law enforcement agencies throughout Riverside County will be teaming up to crack down on motorists driving under the influence on Super Bowl Sunday.

Thursday, February 4th

Police will boost DUI enforcement this weekend Local police are stepping up efforts to combat drunken driving this weekend because of two high-profile sporting events. Bennington Police Lt. Paul Doucette said the department will be joining with the Vermont State Police, Bennington County Sheriffís Department and other municipal agencies to increase DUI patrols because of the Super Bowl on

Wednesday, February 3rd

DUI program set for Super Bowl weekend DENVER - Colorado law enforcement agencies, including the Greeley office of the Colorado State Patrol and the Weld County Sheriff's Office, are teaming with the National Football League and traffic safety officials to remind everyone to designate a sober driver if they plan to be drinking alcohol this Super Bowl weekend. The Heat Is On DUI enforcement will begin at 6 p.m., Friday and continue ...

Tuesday, February 2nd

DUI checkpoint planned in KC this weekend Cumberland Countyís DUI arrests have risen significantly in the past few years. And that's not necessarily a bad thing.

Monday, February 1st

What Cumberland County DUI trends mean A $25,000 bail was set today for a 35-year-old Lithia man charged with DUI manslaughter stemming from a crash last month on Big Bend Road. 7th

Top DUI News, Sunday February 7th, 2010

Stockton PD Sets Up DUI Checkpoint
Stockton police have set up a DUI checkpoint on Saturday.
KCRA 3 Sacramento - Feb 06 6:50 PM
Repeat DUI offenders must get jail terms, panel says
A state criminal-justice commission agreed Friday that repeat DUI offenders in Colorado must go to jail.
Denver Post - Feb 06 12:02 AM
DUI patrols to be out in force for Super Sunday
Roving patrols will be out looking for drunken drivers Sunday – Super Bowl Sunday – the Sheriff's Department says. Last year, 11 people died in California on Super Bowl Sunday in DUI-related collisions – three times the daily average, officials...
Capistrano Valley News - Feb 06 11:21 AM
Knox authors DUI bill
A Forsyth County lawmaker wants first-time convicted DUI offenders to blow into a device before they can start their vehicles.
Forsyth County News - Feb 06 7:03 AM
Driver pleads in 2007 fatal DUI crash
Joan M. Baltzley pleaded no contest to homicide by vehicle, DUI and reckless endangerment Friday for the one-car crash that killed her passenger in August 2007.
York Daily Record - Feb 06 4:01 AM
Ogletown man faces fifth DUI charge
A 51-year-old Ogletown-area man, being sought for failing to report to jail on his fourth DUI conviction, has been arrested for driving drunk again, police said.
The News Journal - Feb 06 12:55 AM
DUI patrols out in force on Super Bowl Sunday
Deputies and officers will be conducting countywide DUI roving patrols on Super Bowl Sunday – one of the nation's most dangerous days on the roads, authorities said. "We want to pass our safety message to everyone who will be drinking this...
Orange County Register - Feb 05 6:24 PM
Forsyth County lawmaker wants ignition interlock considered for first-time DUI offenders
A Forsyth County lawmaker wants first-time convicted DUI offenders to blow into a device before they can start their cars.
The Gainesville Times - Feb 05 8:30 PM
Court Actions: DUI's
Mark Odean, 90 days jail, suspended; 48 hours community service; $453; DUI school; victim impact panel. Jose Fabian Mandujano, 180 days jail, suspended; 10 days jail with time served; $753; DUI school; victim impact panel; AA meetings.
Reno Gazette-Journal - Feb 05 11:43 AM
Newville man charged with DUI, carrying loaded weapon
Patrick R. Weaver, 26, of Newville was charged with DUI, driving under a DUI-related suspension, driving with an open container of alcohol and carrying a loaded weapon after he was stopped at 2:25 a.m. today in the first block of West Louther Street, according to Carlisle police.
The Sentinel - Feb 05 11:36 AM
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Top DUI News, Saturday February 6th, 2010

DUI enforcement during Super Bowl party weekend
The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office will be stepping up their efforts to apprehend intoxicated and impaired drivers during the up-coming Super Bowl weekend which takes place the weekend of February 6. Deputies will be providing extra enforcement beginning at 6 p.m. on Feb. 6 through 3 a.m. Feb. 8.
Douglas County News-Press - 1 hour, 54 minutes ago
Deputy shoots, injures DUI suspect
Associated Press - February 6, 2010 12:34 PM ET CASTLE ROCK, Colo. (AP) - Douglas County sheriff's deputies say they shot a drunk driving suspect who hit a deputy with his car and was heading...
KRDO Colorado Springs - Feb 06 9:36 AM
DUI checkpoint in Santa Maria this weekend
The Santa Maria Police Department will hold a sobriety and driver's license checkpoint on Saturday, February 6 from 6 p.m. to 1 a.m. It will take place on a road identified as a problem area for drunk drivers. Permalink | Comments
KSBY San Luis Obispo - Feb 05 11:36 AM
Crime and public safety, February 6
NEW MEXICO Ontario woman killed in car crash Authorities say an Ontario woman has been killed in a car crash in New Mexico.
Inland Valley Daily Bulletin - Feb 05 8:55 PM
Temecula man arrested as he left his home for DUI
Wednesday, February 3 rd , 2010. Issue 05, Volume 14. TEMECULA - A Temecula man already facing a drunken driving charge was arrested on suspicion of DUI as he left his home, a sergeant said today.
The Temecula Valley News - Feb 03 3:29 PM
KJCT8.com - Grand Junction, Montrose - Weather, News, Sports | Deputy shoots, injures DUI suspect
CASTLE ROCK, Colo. (AP) - Douglas County sheriff's deputies say they shot a drunk driving suspect who hit a deputy with his car and was heading toward another deputy.
KJCT 8 Grand Junction - Feb 06 9:50 AM
Court records
Municipal Court Oct. 15 Armond J. Peterson, 24, of Elko was sentenced by Elko Municipal Judge Al Kacin to serve 48 hours in Elko County Jail with credit for seven hours served, to complete and pay for a DUI school, to complete and pay for a victim impact panel class and to pay fees and fines of $1,292 after pleading guilty to a charge of driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor. He was ...
Elko Daily Free Press - 1 hour, 29 minutes ago
Cumberland County sentencing list for Jan. 19
The following people were sentenced on Jan. 19 in Cumberland County Court of Common Pleas. All sentences include costs and run concurrently with other sentences unless otherwise specified. Probation is unsupervised unless indicated otherwise. Driving under the influence (DUI) offenses generate different mandatory minimum sentences based on an offender’s prior convictions in the past 10 years ...
The Sentinel - Feb 06 3:36 AM
Saturday's Sentinel police log
Carlisle police (243-5252) • Patrick R. Weaver, 26, of Newville was charged with DUI, driving under a DUI-related suspension, driving with an open container of alcohol and carrying a loaded weapon after he was stopped at 2:25 a.m. Feb. 5 in the first block of West Louther Street.
The Sentinel - Feb 06 3:39 AM
Police Log, February 4, 2010
DUI charges for man after crash SHENANDOAH - State police at Frackville said they will file DUI charges against a 55-year-old Shenandoah man as the result of a crash on Route 925, the Main Street Bridge, near Herald Road about 11 p.m. Tuesday. Troopers s
The Pottsville Republican & Herald - Feb 04 1:28 AM
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Top DUI News, Friday February 5th, 2010

Friday, February 5, 2010 at 11:30 am, Top Gun DUI Defense Attorney(R) Myles L. Berman(R) Speaks Out on The Frosty ...
On Friday, February 5, 2010 at 11:30 am, frequent talk radio guest Myles Berman talks candidly with Frosty, Heidi and Frank on 790 AM KABC, Los Angeles, to help inform listeners about DUI laws, personal rights and DUI checkpoints.
PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance - Feb 03 2:57 PM
Roving DUI patrols planned for Sunday
Published: Thursday, February 4, 2010 at 1:16 p.m. Last Modified: Thursday, February 4, 2010 at 1:16 p.m. Roving DUI patrols will take place in Petaluma and other parts of Sonoma County on Sunday, Feb. 7 — Super Bowl Sunday — because of the increased drinking that is expected.
The Petaluma Argus-Courier - Feb 04 1:40 PM
Newville man charged with DUI, carrying loaded weapon
Patrick R. Weaver, 26, of Newville was charged with DUI, driving under a DUI-related suspension, driving with an open container of alcohol and carrying a loaded weapon after he was stopped at 2:25 a.m. today in the first block of West Louther Street, according to Carlisle police.
The Sentinel - Feb 05 11:36 AM
Friday, 2/5/10 at 11:30am, Top Gun DUI Defense Attorney Myles L. Berman Speaks out on The Frosty, Heidi & Frank Show*
On Friday, February 5, 2010 at 11:30 am, frequent talk radio guest Myles Berman talks candidly with Frosty, Heidi and Frank* Broadcasting Live from Lake Forest, CA on 790 AM KABC, Los Angeles, to help inform listeners about DUI laws, personal rights and DUI checkpoints.
PRWeb via Yahoo! News - Feb 04 6:00 AM
Super Bowl imbibers targeted in DUI patrols
Friday, February 5th , 2010. Issue 05, Volume 14. Law enforcement agencies throughout Riverside County will be teaming up to crack down on motorists driving under the influence on Super Bowl Sunday.
The Temecula Valley News - Feb 05 11:59 AM
Motorist in DUI crash gets 15 years
Published: Friday, February 5, 2010 at 3:15 a.m. Last Modified: Thursday, February 4, 2010 at 10:12 p.m. A Jonesville man on Thursday admitted to crashing his pickup truck into a vehicle, injuring its teenage driver, hitting a house and fleeing the scene.
Spartanburg Herald-Journal - Feb 05 12:22 AM
DUI checkpoint in Santa Maria this weekend
The Santa Maria Police Department will hold a sobriety and driver's license checkpoint on Saturday, February 6 from 6 p.m. to 1 a.m. It will take place on a road identified as a problem area for drunk drivers. Permalink | Comments
KSBY San Luis Obispo - Feb 05 11:36 AM
Crime and punishment - Would draconian DUI sentences deter drunk drivers in Alaska?
Lori Phillips, a South Anchorage resident in her mid 50s, was arrested for DUI in March of last year, after police found she’d driven off the road in the early afternoon, beer sitting on the seat beside her. This was her fourth DUI charge; out of the previous three, she’d pled one down for a 1983 arrest, but was convicted in 1986 and 2005.
Anchorage Press - Feb 04 9:27 AM
CBS47 Friday Morning News Update
Get the Latest CBS47 News Update from Friday Morning, February 5th. Blackstone between Ashlan and Griffith in Fresno was closed until 2:00 am Friday morning following a late night accident. A pedestrian in his 30's was killed when a truck hit him. The man died at the hospital. Two people were inside the truck when the crash happened. One was arrested on suspicion of dui but police aren't sure if ...
CBS 47 Fresno - Feb 05 11:22 AM
DUI suspect after fatal crash: "I had quite a few"
By Austin L. Miller Staff writer Joshua B. Turpin said Friday that he doesn't drink a lot and is more of a social drinker. (Photos by Austin L. Miller/Staff and Marion County Jail)
The Ocala Star-Banner - Feb 05 9:41 AM
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Top DUI News, Thursday February 4th, 2010

Police will boost DUI enforcement this weekend
Thursday February 4, 2010 BENNINGTON -- Local police are stepping up efforts to combat drunken driving this weekend because of two high-profile sporting events. Bennington Police Lt. Paul Doucette said the department will be joining with the Vermont State Police, Bennington County Sheriff’s Department and other municipal agencies to increase DUI patrols because of the Super Bowl on
Bennington Banner - Feb 05 11:52 AM
Roving DUI patrols planned for Sunday
Published: Thursday, February 4, 2010 at 1:16 p.m. Last Modified: Thursday, February 4, 2010 at 1:16 p.m. Roving DUI patrols will take place in Petaluma and other parts of Sonoma County on Sunday, Feb. 7 — Super Bowl Sunday — because of the increased drinking that is expected.
The Petaluma Argus-Courier - Feb 04 1:40 PM
Friday, February 5, 2010 at 11:30 am, Top Gun DUI Defense Attorney(R) Myles L. Berman(R) Speaks Out on The Frosty ...
On Friday, February 5, 2010 at 11:30 am, frequent talk radio guest Myles Berman talks candidly with Frosty, Heidi and Frank on 790 AM KABC, Los Angeles, to help inform listeners about DUI laws, personal rights and DUI checkpoints.
PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance - Feb 03 2:57 PM
Motorist in DUI crash gets 15 years
Published: Friday, February 5, 2010 at 3:15 a.m. Last Modified: Thursday, February 4, 2010 at 10:12 p.m. A Jonesville man on Thursday admitted to crashing his pickup truck into a vehicle, injuring its teenage driver, hitting a house and fleeing the scene.
Spartanburg Herald-Journal - Feb 05 12:22 AM
Friday, 2/5/10 at 11:30am, Top Gun DUI Defense Attorney Myles L. Berman Speaks out on The Frosty, Heidi & Frank Show*
On Friday, February 5, 2010 at 11:30 am, frequent talk radio guest Myles Berman talks candidly with Frosty, Heidi and Frank* Broadcasting Live from Lake Forest, CA on 790 AM KABC, Los Angeles, to help inform listeners about DUI laws, personal rights and DUI checkpoints.
PRWeb via Yahoo! News - Feb 04 6:00 AM
Jonesville man gets 10-year sentence in DUI wreck that injured teen
Published: Thursday, February 4, 2010 at 4:48 p.m. Last Modified: Thursday, February 4, 2010 at 4:48 p.m. A Jonesville man received a 10-year prison sentence and 5 years probation Thursday after admitting to driving under the influence, resulting in great bodily injury.
Spartanburg Herald-Journal - Feb 04 2:37 PM
DUI patrols stepped up for Super Bowl weekend
ELKO — Area law enforcement agencies are teaming up this weekend to increase DUI enforcement in anticipation of the Super Bowl.
Elko Daily Free Press - Feb 04 11:43 PM
Police Log, February 4, 2010
DUI charges for man after crash SHENANDOAH - State police at Frackville said they will file DUI charges against a 55-year-old Shenandoah man as the result of a crash on Route 925, the Main Street Bridge, near Herald Road about 11 p.m. Tuesday. Troopers s
The Pottsville Republican & Herald - Feb 04 1:28 AM
Crime and punishment - Would draconian DUI sentences deter drunk drivers in Alaska?
Lori Phillips, a South Anchorage resident in her mid 50s, was arrested for DUI in March of last year, after police found she’d driven off the road in the early afternoon, beer sitting on the seat beside her. This was her fourth DUI charge; out of the previous three, she’d pled one down for a 1983 arrest, but was convicted in 1986 and 2005.
Anchorage Press - Feb 04 9:27 AM
Police will boost DUI enforcement this weekend
BENNINGTON -- Local police are stepping up efforts to combat drunken driving this weekend because of two high-profile sporting events.
Bennington Banner - Feb 05 7:45 PM
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Top DUI News, Wednesday February 3rd, 2010

Woman charged with DUI after crash at school
PORT RICHEY, Florida (AP) — A Pasco County woman has been charged with a DUI crash while dropping a child off at school. The Florida Highway Patrol reports that 39-year-old Lena K. Maki was dropping off an 11-year-old girl at Chasco Elementary School Monday morning.
WTSP-TV Tampa - 1 hour, 11 minutes ago
MMU bus driver faces felony DUI charge
The state plans to charge the school-bus driver accused of driving drunk while transporting the Mount Mansfield Union High School boys hockey team with a felony DUI-third offense, according to papers filed Monday in Vermont District Court in White River Junction.
The Burlington Free Press - 2 hours, 37 minutes ago
South Burlington woman faces DUI charge
A South Burlington woman faces a DUI charge after allegedly driving the wrong way on Interstate 91 in Norwich on Tuesday.
The Burlington Free Press - 2 hours, 41 minutes ago
Woman takes child to school, crashes car; she's charged with DUI
PORT RICHEY, Fla. -- A Pasco County woman has been charged with a DUI crash while dropping a child off at school. The Florida Highway Patrol reports that 39-year-old Lena K. Maki was dropping off an 11-year-old girl at Chasco Elementary School Monday...
Northwest Florida Daily News - 1 hour, 0 minute ago
Woman charged with DUI after crash at school
A Miramar man accused of killing a motorcyclist while driving drunk this week was driving with a valid Florida license despite being wanted in Maryland in connection with a DUI case there, records show...
MalaysiaNews.net - Feb 03 2:15 AM
Woman charged with DUI after crash at school
Associated Press - February 3, 2010 3:14 AM ET PORT RICHEY, Fla. (AP) - A Pasco County woman has been charged with a DUI crash while dropping a child off at school.
NBC 2 Fort Myers - Feb 03 12:27 AM
Columbia officer gets ARD for DUI in York County
Columbia Borough Police Officer Daniel Clayton Bell, demoted from detective after his May DUI crash in Hallam, has been accepted into a pretrial diversionary program.
York Daily Record - Feb 03 1:03 AM
DUI program set for Super Bowl weekend
DENVER - Colorado law enforcement agencies, including the Greeley office of the Colorado State Patrol and the Weld County Sheriff's Office, are teaming with the National Football League and traffic safety officials to remind everyone to designate a sober driver if they plan to be drinking alcohol this Super Bowl weekend. The Heat Is On DUI enforcement will begin at 6 p.m., Friday and continue ...
Greeley Tribune - Feb 02 10:22 PM
Dems eye jobs bill; Driver who killed man pleads guilty to DUI; United Way raises $2.15 million
Š Driver who killed man pleads guilty to DUI Š United way raises $2.15 million after late local rally Š Dems plan jobs bill Š Subscribe to home delivery
Centre Daily Times - 1 hour, 49 minutes ago
Trial set in aggravated DUI case
A Sun Valley man could face up to 30 years in prison if convicted of two counts of aggravated DUI, a felony, in connection with a single-vehicle injury accident last September in Elkhorn.
Idaho Mountain Express and Guide - Feb 02 10:10 PM
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Top DUI News, Tuesday February 2nd, 2010

Cop accused of phony DUI arrests won't face criminal charges
WLS-TV Channel 7 reports: Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez will not press any criminal charges against Chicago Police Officer Richard Fiorito , who was placed on administrative desk duty after being accused of making hundreds of false DUI arrests. Get the full story: abclocal.go.com .
Chicago Tribune - Feb 01 10:09 PM
DUI checkpoint planned in KC this weekend
Kansas City police have announced that they will conduct a sobriety checkpoint sometime this weekend. The location of the checkpoint was not disclosed, but police say it will be conducted at a place known for DUI-related crashes or arrests. It will be held sometime between Friday and Sunday.
The Kansas City Star - 31 minutes ago
What Cumberland County DUI trends mean
Cumberland County’s DUI arrests have risen significantly in the past few years. And that’s not necessarily a bad thing.
The Sentinel - 1 hour, 14 minutes ago
MMU bus driver faces felony DUI charge
The state plans to charge the school-bus driver accused of driving drunk while transporting the Mount Mansfield Union High School boys hockey team with a felony DUI-third offense, according to papers filed Monday in Vermont District Court in White River Junction.
The Burlington Free Press - 2 hours, 7 minutes ago
DUI Suspect Shot After Police Chase
The incident began in Rockdale County when sheriff's deputies tried to pull over a DUI suspect.
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta - 2 hours, 9 minutes ago
Man charged with DUI manslaughter
A Delray Beach man has been charged with DUI manslaughter in a West Palm Beach crash that left an infant dead and several others injured.
FOX 35 Orlando - 2 hours, 29 minutes ago
Man charged with DUI manslaughter in infant death
A Jacksonville man has been charge with DUI manslaughter in a crash that left a St. John's County deputy dead. Florida Highway Patrol reports that 26-year-old Kris Caudilla was charged Monday with DU...
MalaysiaNews.net - Feb 02 1:37 AM
Man charged with DUI manslaughter in infant death
Associated Press - February 2, 2010 3:14 AM ET WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A Delray Beach man has been charged with DUI manslaughter in a West Palm Beach crash that left an infant dead and...
NBC 2 Fort Myers - Feb 02 12:27 AM
Man charged with DUI manslaughter in deputy death
Associated Press - February 2, 2010 3:04 AM ET JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - A Jacksonville man has been charge with DUI manslaughter in a crash that left a St. John's County deputy dead.
NBC 2 Fort Myers - Feb 02 12:12 AM
Calaveras County DUI
San Andreas, CA -- A Valley man owns a damaged Chevrolet Corvette and at least one DUI charge on his driving record. 45 year old Joseph Kusy of Manteca was westbound on Hwy 4 east of Hunt Rd. at 5:40 Saturday evening.
MyMotherLode.com - 45 minutes ago
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