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Top DUI News for the Week of Janury 11th - January 17th in the year Two Thousand and Ten

Sunday, Janaury 17th

Driver charged with DUI in fatal Shelby accident A head-on collision, reportedly involving a drunk driver, killed two people Sunday evening in Shelby County.

Saturday, Janaury 16th

Sen Arrested for DUI Pushed Strong Anti-Drunk Driving Legislation Arrested Utah Senate Majority Leader, Sheldon Killpack was slated to speak to Senate Rebublicans along with the Governor Friday. But was previously arrested for DUI suspicion, leaving Sen. Wayne Niederhauser in his place.

Friday, Janaury 15th

KNIX deejay arrested on DUI charges in Scottsdale George B. Campbell, half of KNIX 102.5's morning show Ben & Matt, was arrested in north Scottsdale on suspicion of DUI.

Thursday, Janaury 14th

DUI crackdown nets 262 people in county The holiday crackdown on drunken drivers over the first two weekends of the campaign resulted in a large number of DUI arrests in Riverside County, including seven arrests in Banning.

Wednesday, Janaury 13th

Man who had BAC of .413 percent sentenced for felony DUI A man whose blood-alcohol level was high enough to kill some people was sentenced Tuesday for felony DUI, his sixth drunken-driving offense.

Tuesday, Janaury 12th

DUI hearing for Tuscumbia police chief postponed The Municipal Court hearing for Tuscumbia Police Chief Tony Logan's driving-under-the-influence case was postponed Tuesday, while authorities continue searching for someone to prosecute the case. The hearing was postponed indefinitely, officials said

Monday, Janaury 11th

444 arrested in Colo. campaign against DUI Preliminary reports show authorities in Colorado arrested 444 people over the New Year's weekend in a crackdown on drunken... 7th

Top DUI News, Sunday January 17th, 2010

17 Arrested in SB DUI Sweep
SANTA BARBARA, CA – 1/15/2010 – January 15th, 2010. From January 6th to early this morning, Santa Barbara Police arrested 17 more drivers for suspicion of driving under the influence, according to a news
FOX 11 Santa Maria - Jan 15 3:07 PM
Driver charged with DUI in fatal Shelby accident
A head-on collision, reportedly involving a drunk driver, killed two people Sunday evening in Shelby County.
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier - Jan 18 10:38 PM
Rough day started before Sunday's game for Vincent Jackson
Bad things began happening to the Chargers even before Sunday's heartbreaking 17-14 playoff loss to the New York Jets, when a starting wide receiver was pulled over and cited for driving on a suspended license, according to police Monday. Receiver Vincent Jackson, who has twice been arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol, was pulled over before the game, San Diego police ...
Solana Beach Sun - Jan 18 6:12 PM
Lee County DUI arrests
On January 4, 2010, at approximately 04:50 pm, Lee County Sheriff's Deputies arrested Matthew Aaron Reisig, D.O.B. 11/20/71 of 24056 Roger Dodger St, Bonita Springs, for DUI. The incident occurred in the area of Terry St/Old US 41, Bonita Springs, Florida.
ABC 7 Gulfshore News - Jan 14 6:55 AM
Police and Courts
A Titusville man was found to be driving while intoxicated on Saturday at approximately 11 p.m. at the intersection of routes 322 and 173 in Wayne Township. According to a Meadville State Police report, Jeffery S. Foster was stopped by police for passing in a no passing zone and was found to be DUI.
The Titusville Herald - Jan 18 1:50 AM
Chargers’ Jackson was cited by police before Sunday’s game
Eluding questions of all sorts for the second straight day, Vincent Jackson ducked into a car waiting for him by the players’ gate at Chargers Park. He got in on the passenger side.
San Diego Union-Tribune - Jan 19 12:13 AM
Norv Turner Signs Three Year Contract Extension
Plus, Charger receiver Vincent Jackson had his vehicle impounded for driving with a suspended license before the big game.
San Diego 6 - Jan 18 8:34 PM
Charger Receiver Got Ticket Before Big Game
Vincent Jackson had his vehicle impounded for driving with a suspended license.
San Diego 6 - Jan 18 5:44 PM
Lee County DUI arrests
The Lee County Sheriff's Office has released its weekly list of those arrested for DUI.
NBC 2 Fort Myers - Jan 14 6:57 AM
Flora Police Report
Chief John Nicholson releases the following information:
The Clay County Advocate-Press - Jan 18 8:26 AM
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Top DUI News, Saturday January 16th, 2010

Utah state senator arrested on suspicion of DUI
Utah state senator arrested on suspicion of DUI
Austin American-Statesman - Jan 15 8:28 PM
DUI Task Force reports fewer arrests in 2009
While the number of DUI arrests in 2009 significantly increased in Arizona from the previous year, Graham County bucked the trend and had fewer DUI arrests over the New Year's holiday than last year.
Eastern Arizona Courier - Jan 15 10:22 PM
DUI crackdown nets 262 people in county
The holiday crackdown on drunken drivers over the first two weekends of the campaign resulted in a large number of DUI arrests in Riverside County, including seven arrests in Banning.
The Record Gazette - Jan 15 10:33 PM
Man charged with DUI in multiple-injury wreck
Tampa police have charged a man with DUI in connection with a wreck that injured four people at Hillsborough Avenue and 19th Street.
The Tampa Tribune - Jan 15 2:06 PM
City Manager Kincaid pleads guilty to extreme DUI
Safford City Manager David Kincaid will be reminded of the repercussions of drinking and driving for at least 30 nights as he serves his jail time for his recent DUI.
Eastern Arizona Courier - Jan 15 10:20 PM
Sen Arrested for DUI Pushed Strong Anti-Drunk Driving Legislation
Arrested Utah Senate Majority Leader, Sheldon Killpack was slated to speak to Senate Rebublicans along with the Governor Friday. But was previously arrested for DUI suspicion, leaving Sen. Wayne Niederhauser in his place.
FOX 13 Utah - Jan 15 5:22 PM
Former prosecutor pleads not guilty to third DUI
Former Marshall and Calloway County Commonwealth Attorney Mike Ward pleaded not guilty to his 3rd DUI offense Friday in court. Ward's attorney claims there's no proof he was driving under the influence.
WPSD Local 6 Paducah - Jan 15 6:46 PM
Phx. disc jockey arrested on suspicion of DUI
PHOENIX (AP) - Scottsdale police say a disc jockey for a popular country radio station in Phoenix was recently arrested on suspicion of DUI.
KVOA Tucson - Jan 15 2:27 PM
Utah Senate Majority Leader Arrested for DUI
The Utah Highway Patrol has confirmed Utah Senate Majority Leader Sheldon Killpack was arrested Friday morning for allegedly driving under the influence. It happened around 12:17 a.m. at 3300 South and 700 East in South Salt Lake. A DUI squad member of UHP administered field sobriety tests on Killpack, then asked him to blow into a breathalyzer. According to a UHP report, Killpack refused the ...
FOX 13 Utah - Jan 15 11:52 AM
Phoenix DJ Arrested for DUI
A popular valley DJ was arrested for DUI. George Campbell, known as "Ben" on KNIX radio's "Ben and Matt" was stopped by Scottsdale police. They say he was driving 87 miles per hour in a 50 mile per hour zone.
FOX 10 Phoenix - Jan 15 11:27 AM
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Top DUI News, Friday January 15th, 2010

KNIX deejay arrested on DUI charges in Scottsdale
George B. Campbell, half of KNIX 102.5's morning show Ben & Matt, was arrested in north Scottsdale on suspicion of DUI.
The Arizona Republic - Jan 14 5:53 PM
Encouraged by DUI drop
The DUI totals in Madison and St. Clair counties suggest that maybe we're finally past the high-water mark for this serious problem.
Belleville News-Democrat - Jan 15 12:05 AM
DUI Hearing Causes Trouble for Local Bar
A Chattooga County judge is arrested for DUI and hit-and-run, and police say it's not his first time. A federal grand jury is sitting in Chattanooga today.. hearing the case of a U-T-K student accused of hacking Palin's e-mail.
WTVC Chattanooga - Jan 14 9:50 PM
Off-Duty Cop Charged in Deadly DUI
An off-duty Lockport cop charged in a fatal December wreck on the Stevenson Expressway while driving with a blood-alcohol level nearly three times the legal limit was indicted on DUI and reckless homicide charges Thursday.
FOX News Chicago - Jan 14 5:10 PM
DUI crackdown nets 262 people in county
The holiday crackdown on drunken drivers over the first two weekends of the campaign resulted in a large number of DUI arrests in Riverside County, including seven arrests in Banning.
The Record Gazette - Jan 14 10:33 PM
Lake Co. hospital ordered to turn over documents in judge's DUI case
Advocate Condell Medical Center in Libertyville was ordered Thursday to turn over most of the information subpoenaed by attorneys defending Lake County Circuit Judge David Hall against a DUI charge.
Daily Herald - Jan 14 12:02 PM
Cincinnati pastor convicted and sentenced for fatal DUI crash
FALMOUTH, KY (FOX19) - The man accused of killing a Northern Kentucky prosecutor in a DUI crash has been found guilty on the most serious charge he faced.
FOX 19 Cincinnati - Jan 14 7:27 PM
Probation after DUI wreck killed passenger
A man charged with DUI manslaughter after a single-car crash on I-95 in Nassau County left his passenger dead avoided additional jail time at a sentencing hearing Jan. 7 and will instead serve a lengthy period of probation.
Fernandina Beach News-Leader - Jan 14 2:20 PM
DUI Task Force reports fewer arrests in 2009
While the number of DUI arrests in 2009 significantly increased in Arizona from the previous year, Graham County bucked the trend and had fewer DUI arrests over the New Year's holiday than last year.
Eastern Arizona Courier - Jan 14 1:08 PM
Lee County DUI arrests
The Lee County Sheriff's Office has released its weekly list of those arrested for DUI.
NBC 2 Fort Myers - Jan 14 6:57 AM
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Top DUI News, Thursday January 14th, 2010

Lee County DUI arrests
The Lee County Sheriff's Office has released its weekly list of those arrested for DUI.
NBC 2 Fort Myers - 2 hours, 6 minutes ago
Bruce Smith pleads guilty to DUI
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — Hall of Fame football player Bruce Smith plead guilty to DUI in a Virginia Beach Courtroom this morning. Smith was arrested and charged with drunk driving.
WTKR Norfolk - 40 minutes ago
Lee County DUI arrests
On January 4, 2010, at approximately 04:50 pm, Lee County Sheriff's Deputies arrested Matthew Aaron Reisig, D.O.B. 11/20/71 of 24056 Roger Dodger St, Bonita Springs, for DUI. The incident occurred in the area of Terry St/Old US 41, Bonita Springs, Florida.
ABC 7 Gulfshore News - 2 hours, 8 minutes ago
Bruce Smith pleads guilty to DUI
Former NFL star Bruce Smith pleaded guilty Thursday to DUI charges in Virginia Beach.
WAVY TV 10 Portsmouth - Jan 14 4:13 AM
DUI task force mulls impoundment
A law that would allow seizure of vehicles driven by drunk drivers is on the radar of a local DUI task force.
The Montana Standard - 2 hours, 19 minutes ago
Crash aids cops in Dickson City DUI arrest
Crash aids cops in DUI arrest DICKSON CITY - A two-car crash Wednesday night on Business Route 6 helped lead to an arrest of a suspected drunken driver who got stuck in traffic. Carol Stefano, 65, of Scranton, was taken into custody on suspicion of driving
The Scranton Times-Tribune - Jan 14 3:21 AM
MA woman sentenced for 2004 DUI crash
A Massachusetts woman has been sentenced for a deadly DUI crash.
WPRI Providence - Jan 14 12:05 AM
Man convicted of DUI manslaughter in '06 Boca crash that killed 2
Man convicted of DUI manslaughter in '06 Boca crash that killed 2
The Palm Beach Post - Jan 13 6:15 PM
PD awarded DUI grant
The Darien Police Traffic Division recently applied for and was awarded a "Driving Under the Influence" (DUI) enforcement grant from the Connecticut Dept. of Transportation. This $46,000 grant will be used to conduct aggressive, zero tolerance, DUI enforcement in 2010.
Darien News-Review - Jan 13 10:22 PM
DUI crackdown nets 262 people in county
The holiday crackdown on drunken drivers over the first two weekends of the campaign resulted in a large number of DUI arrests in Riverside County, including seven arrests in Banning.
The Record Gazette - Jan 13 10:32 PM
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Top DUI News, Wednesday 13th, 2010

DUI hearing for Tuscumbia police chief delayed as prosecutor sought
FLORENCE, Ala. -- The Municipal Court hearing for Tuscumbia Police Chief Tony Logan's DUI case was postponed indefinitely on Tuesday, while authorities search for someone to prosecute the case.
Mobile Press-Register - 2 hours, 44 minutes ago
Two drivers facing DUI in Monroe
Two drivers are facing charges of driving under the influence (DUI) following separate incidents in Monroe County. Pocono Mountain Regional police said on Friday, Jan. 8, officers stopped a vehicle traveling northbound on SR611 for traffic violations. The driver was identified as Luz Cruz, 50, of Tobyhanna. Officers detected the odor of an alcoholic beverage coming from her and a open container ...
Times News - 2 hours, 3 minutes ago
DUI sting nabs 230 revelers
The AVOID the 13 Sonoma County DUI Task Force announced Monday that 230 had been arrested during the 17-day holiday enforcement, the most ever in the program’s eight year history.
Sonoma West Times & News - Jan 13 1:22 AM
DUI crackdown nets 262 people in county
The holiday crackdown on drunken drivers over the first two weekends of the campaign resulted in a large number of DUI arrests in Riverside County, including seven arrests in Banning.
The Record Gazette - Jan 12 10:32 PM
Latest area DUI-related cases
Jeffrey Sherrin, 30 days jail, suspended; 10 days jail with time served; $750; DUI school; victim impact panel; AA meetings. Jace Herndon, 90 days jail, suspended; two days jail with time served; $493; DUI school; victim impact panel.
Reno Gazette-Journal - Jan 12 4:13 PM
Disgraced psychologist pleads not guilty to DUI manslaughter
Coral Springs crash last March killed retiree, 58 A disgraced Coral Springs psychologist with an extensive history of substance abuse pleaded not guilty Tuesday to DUI manslaughter and other criminal charges in a crash that killed a local retiree.
Sun-Sentinel - Jan 12 1:58 PM
Surfside mayor quiet on DUI arrest
Surfside Mayor Allen Deaton offered no statement to his constituents at the first town council meeting since his DUI arrest last week.
WPDE Myrtle Beach - Florence - Jan 12 9:31 PM
Lake Worth man pleads guilty to DUI manslaughter in death of mother of two
Lake Worth man pleads guilty to DUI manslaughter in death of mother of two
The Palm Beach Post - Jan 12 10:49 AM
Chilhowie police sergeant charged with DUI
According to state police, 34-year-old David Conley Cullop, Jr. was charged with DUI Friday evening and refusing to take a breathalyzer.
WSLS Newschannel 10 Roanoke - Jan 12 2:21 PM
Man who had BAC of .413 percent sentenced for felony DUI
A man whose blood-alcohol level was high enough to kill some people was sentenced Tuesday for felony DUI, his sixth drunken-driving offense.
Billings Gazette - Jan 12 1:14 PM
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Top DUI News, Tuesday January 12th, 2010

DUI charge dropped against ex-PSU coach Broyles
Tuesday, January 12, 2010 at 9:37 p.m. A southeast Kansas prosecutor has dropped a charge of driving under the influence against former Pittsburg State football coach Chuck Broyles.
San Diego Union-Tribune - Jan 12 10:37 PM
DUI charge dropped against ex-PSU coach Broyles
Associated Press - January 12, 2010 8:24 PM ET GALENA, Kan. (AP) - A southeast Kansas prosecutor has dropped a charge of driving under the influence against former Pittsburg State football...
KFDA-TV Amarillo - Jan 12 5:38 PM
San Mateo bus driver arrested for alleged DUI
Tuesday, January 12, 2010 at 11:16 a.m. BURLINGAME, Calif. — A San Mateo County bus driver is under arrest on suspicion of driving under the influence after she crashed into a car at a stop light.
San Diego Union-Tribune - Jan 12 11:33 AM
San Mateo bus driver arrested for alleged DUI
Associated Press - January 12, 2010 2:24 PM ET BURLINGAME, Calif. (AP) - A San Mateo County bus driver is under arrest on suspicion of driving under the influence after she crashed into a car...
Channel 8 San Diego - Jan 12 11:42 AM
Surfside mayor quiet on DUI arrest
Surfside Mayor Allen Deaton offered no statement to his constituents at the first town council meeting since his DUI arrest last week.
WPDE Myrtle Beach - Florence - Jan 12 9:31 PM
Dui arrests
Dui arrests for January 11
Bucks County Courier Times - Jan 11 8:12 AM
Repeat offender out of first-time DUI program
A Hazleton man who spent 3&1/2 years in jail for a deadly drunken driving crash in the mid 1990s can be removed from a program for first-time offenders and prosecuted after a second alcohol-related arrest last year, the state Superior Court has ruled. The
The Citizens' Voice - Jan 13 1:33 AM
Surfside mayor could lose license after DUI arrest
State officials say it's likely Surfside Beach Mayor Allen Deaton will lose his driver's license, after refusing to take a breathalyzer test.
WPDE Myrtle Beach - Florence - Jan 12 2:31 PM
DUI hearing for Tuscumbia police chief postponed
By Bernie Delinski, Staff Writer The Municipal Court hearing for Tuscumbia Police Chief Tony Logan's driving-under-the-influence case was postponed Tuesday, while authorities continue searching for someone to prosecute the case. The hearing was postponed indefinitely, officials said.
The Florence Times-Daily - Jan 13 1:38 AM
Santa Rosa man pleads not guilty in wild DUI crash
BY PAUL PAYNE THE PRESS DEMOCRAT A Santa Rosa man accused of a drunken-driving crash and a hit-and-run with two young children in the car pleaded not guilty Tuesday to all charges. James Bowser, 37, smashed into a tree on Petaluma Hill Road Thursday night with his 2- and 4-year-old children strapped in the back in car seats, the CHP said.
The Santa Rosa Press Democrat - Jan 12 11:35 AM
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Top DUI News, Monday January 11th, 2010

Maine man gets 8 years in fatal DUI crash
Wednesday, January 13, 2010 at 4:11 a.m. AUGUSTA, Maine — A Readfield man who has pleaded guilty to charges he was drunk when his car hit and killed a 21-year-old camp counselor is going to prison for eight years.
San Diego Union-Tribune - Jan 13 4:26 AM
Dui arrests
Dui arrests for January 11
Bucks County Courier Times - Jan 11 8:12 AM
DUI arrests level off; another year, another school calendar debate; Lady Lions win No. 11
PROGRESS is being made on the DUI front in Centre County, and arrests have leveled off.
Centre Daily Times - Jan 11 7:33 AM
San Mateo bus driver arrested for alleged DUI
Tuesday, January 12, 2010 at 11:16 a.m. BURLINGAME, Calif. — A San Mateo County bus driver is under arrest on suspicion of driving under the influence after she crashed into a car at a stop light.
San Diego Union-Tribune - Jan 12 11:33 AM
444 arrested in Colo. campaign against DUI
Associated Press - January 11, 2010 8:04 PM ET DENVER (AP) - Preliminary reports show authorities in Colorado arrested 444 people over the New Year's weekend in a crackdown on drunken...
KRDO Colorado Springs - Jan 11 5:06 PM
Santa Rosa man pleads not guilty in wild DUI crash
BY PAUL PAYNE THE PRESS DEMOCRAT A Santa Rosa man accused of a drunken-driving crash and a hit-and-run with two young children in the car pleaded not guilty Tuesday to all charges. James Bowser, 37, smashed into a tree on Petaluma Hill Road Thursday night with his 2- and 4-year-old children strapped in the back in car seats, the CHP said.
The Santa Rosa Press Democrat - Jan 12 11:35 AM
Police chief DUI hearing delayed
By Bernie Delinski Staff Writer A Municipal Court hearing on Tuscumbia Police Chief Tony Logan’s driving-under-the-influence case was postponed this morning, while authorities continue to search for someone to prosecute the case. Logan’s attorney, Tim Case, confirmed this morning the hearing was continued.
The Florence Times-Daily - Jan 12 9:23 AM
Crime and Public Safety, January 13
A cellular phone store manager who was headed to a bank to deposit money was robbed outside her business Monday in Fontana.
Inland Valley Daily Bulletin - Jan 12 5:55 PM
Thomas Dekker Gets Two Years of Probation for DUI
Following the accident on October 14, 2009, Thomas Dekker is sentenced to two years of informal probation and commanded to pay 300-dollar fine.
AceShowbiz - Jan 12 12:08 AM
Report: Former USC coach claims addiction to meds
Monday, January 11, 2010 at 6:08 p.m. A former Southern California assistant football coach stated in legal documents that he received prescriptions from team and university doctors he used to feed his addiction to painkillers, SI.com reported Monday.
San Diego Union-Tribune - Jan 11 6:46 PM

Stories of the Week

January 4th - January 10th

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December 28th - January 3rd

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