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Top DUI News for the Week of Janury 18th - January 24th in the year Two Thousand and Ten

Sunday, Janaury 24th

Driver flips car on Hwy. 101, arrested for DUI A crash on Highway 101 in Santa Rosa Sunday afternoon closed an off-ramp for two hours and landed a driver suspected of drunken driving in jail, the CHP reported. Driver Francisco Morales Castillo, 24, of Santa Rosa, was driving a 2003 GMC Envoy north on Highway 101 just before 2 p.m. when he took the off-ramp at Bicentennial Way.

Saturday, Janaury 23rd

N.Y. man charged with snowmobile DUI in Mount Holly A New York man escaped injury but was charged with DUI after police said he slammed his snowmobile into a tree in Mount Holly. Police said Stephen Jerome, 20, was operating on a marked trail at about 4 p.m. Friday when his sled left the trail and struck a tree.

Friday, Janaury 22nd

Police to conduct DUI checkpoint this weekend in KC Kansas City police are planning a sobriety checkpoint this weekend at a location in the city known for DUI-related crashes and arrests. The checkpoint will begin after 11 p.m. tonight or Saturday night.

Thursday, Janaury 21st

Fla. woman in PJs charged with DUI twice in 3 days An Ocala woman was arrested and charged with driving under the influence twice in three days. The Marion County Sheriff's Office reported that the 43-year-old woman was first arrested Saturday. She was booked into jail on a DUI charged and released later that day.

Wednesday, Janaury 20th

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.

Tuesday, Janaury 19th

DUI, Child Endangerment Charges Pending In Crash DUI and child endangerment charges are pending against a motorist driving a van that flipped early Monday on the Eisenhower Expressway, sending six passengers -- including two minors -- to the hospital.

Monday, Janaury 18th

DUI patrols in Dauphin County result in 6 arrests, 39 citations, police say State police arrested six drunk drivers Friday in Dauphin County during a roving DUI enforcement patrol effort in the county. In addition to the six DUI arrests, police said they also issued 18 speeding citations, six citations for seat belt violations and 15 other citations. 7th

Top DUI News, Sunday January 24th, 2010

January 24, 2010
Posted: Sunday, January 24, 2010 4:25 pm | Updated: 7:02 pm, Sun Jan 24, 2010. Caldwell School District officials in southwest Idaho say a teacher's multiple DUIs that include a felony conviction do not affect his ability to do his job.
Idaho State Journal - Jan 24 6:22 PM
Man charged with DUI after crash with bus
Associated Press - January 24, 2010 3:14 AM ET BELLE GLADE, Fla. (AP) - A Clewiston man was arrested and charged with 12 counts of DUI and causing bodily injury after hitting a Palm Tran...
NBC 2 Fort Myers - Jan 24 12:27 AM
DUI ARRESTS
DUI ARRESTS for January 25
Bucks County Courier Times - Jan 25 6:02 AM
Detention deputy charged with DUI
Associated Press - January 24, 2010 11:54 AM ET NEW PORT RICHEY, Fla. (AP) - A Hillsborough County detention deputy was charged with driving under the influence after leaving a New Port Richey...
NBC 2 Fort Myers - Jan 24 9:12 AM
Lee County DUI arrests
The Lee County Sheriff's Office has released its latest list of those arrested for Driving Under the Influence.
NBC 2 Fort Myers - Jan 26 7:42 AM
Tuesday, January 26, 2010
The Meridian Police Department reported the following arrests between 8 a.m. Friday and 8 a.m. Monday. • DUI — Tyler J. Storey, 21, 211 N Jackson Ave., Meridian.
The Meridian Star - Jan 25 9:43 PM
50-year-old Lakewood man who crashed into building faces 7th DUI charge
Joe Frangella lives in the building at 17535 Madison Ave., which he struck Jan. 19, shattering another resident's window.
The Cleveland Plain Dealer - Jan 26 4:16 AM
Sobriety Checkpoint Planned
A DUI sobriety checkpoint is scheduled for this weekend, beginning Friday, January 29, 2010. The operation will take place at an undisclosed location in Lee County as the Sheriff's Office continues its commitment to getting impaired drivers off our roadways and in support of education efforts such as the national "Drunk Driving.
North Fort Myers Neighbor - Jan 26 9:27 AM
Driver flips car on Hwy. 101, arrested for DUI
By RANDI ROSSMANN THE PRESS DEMOCRAT A crash on Highway 101 in Santa Rosa Sunday afternoon closed an off-ramp for two hours and landed a driver suspected of drunken driving in jail, the CHP reported. Driver Francisco Morales Castillo, 24, of Santa Rosa, was driving a 2003 GMC Envoy north on Highway 101 just before 2 p.m. when he took the off-ramp at Bicentennial Way.
The Santa Rosa Press Democrat - Jan 25 8:51 AM
Ocala man charged with his fifth DUI
By Austin L. Miller Staff writer Nearly five months after he was released from prison after serving time for his fourth DUI and for fleeing a law enforcement officer, a 36-year-old Ocala man was taken into custody early Saturday morning on several charges - including DUI and possession of cocaine, according to authorities.
The Ocala Star-Banner - Jan 24 3:41 AM
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Top DUI News, Saturday January 23rd, 2010

N.Y. man charged with snowmobile DUI in Mount Holly
A New York man escaped injury but was charged with DUI after police said he slammed his snowmobile into a tree in Mount Holly. Police said Stephen Jerome, 20, was operating on a marked trail at about 4 p.m. Friday when his sled left the trail and struck a tree.
The Burlington Free Press - Jan 23 1:27 AM
Woman Arrested For DUI Hangs Herself In Jail
SANTA ROSA, Calif. -- A Windsor woman who was arrested Thursday afternoon for violating her probation for DUI apparently hanged herself hours later in her cell at the Sonoma County jail, the sheriff's office said Friday.
KTVU 2 San Francisco - Jan 22 10:02 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 22 11:01 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 22 10:34 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 22 11:00 PM
Fla. woman in PJs charged with DUI twice in 3 days
An Ocala woman was arrested and charged with driving under the influence twice in three days. The Marion County Sheriff's Office reported that the 43-year-old woman was first arrested Saturday. She was booked into jail on a DUI charged and released later that day.
AP via Yahoo! News - Jan 21 6:12 PM
Police to conduct DUI checkpoint this weekend in KC
Kansas City police are planning a sobriety checkpoint this weekend at a location in the city known for DUI-related crashes and arrests. The checkpoint will begin after 11 p.m. tonight or Saturday night.
The Kansas City Star - Jan 22 4:38 AM
Teen driver booked for DUI after crash
SPOKANE -- Police say an 18 year old girl was driving drunk when she hit a parked car Thursday night in Northwest Spokane. It happened just before 1'00 a.m. near the intersection of North Ash Street and Wabash. Officers told our KREM 2 News crew on the scene the driver had minor injuries caused when the airbag deployed in her face. Spokane Police arrested and booked her for DUI.
KREM.com Spokane - Jan 22 5:00 AM
Police Department arrests three people during DUI/driver's license checkpoint in Fontana on Jan. 14
The Fontana Police Department arrested three people during a DUI/driver's license checkpoint in southwestern Fontana on Jan. 14. The checkpoint was held from 7 p.m. to 2:30 a.m. on Cherry Avenue, just south of Live Oak Avenue, in the Southridge area.
Fontana Herald News - Jan 22 9:36 AM
Fla. Woman In PJs Charged With DUI Twice In 3 Days
Woman Wearing Pajamas Charged With DUI Twice In 3 Days After Being Pulled Over By Same Deputy
CBS News - Jan 21 12:37 PM
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Top DUI News, Friday January 22nd, 2010

Fla. woman in PJs charged with DUI twice in 3 days
An Ocala woman was arrested and charged with driving under the influence twice in three days. The Marion County Sheriff's Office reported that the 43-year-old woman was first arrested Saturday. She was booked into jail on a DUI charged and released later that day.
AP via Yahoo! News - Jan 21 6:12 PM
Police to conduct DUI checkpoint this weekend in KC
Kansas City police are planning a sobriety checkpoint this weekend at a location in the city known for DUI-related crashes and arrests. The checkpoint will begin after 11 p.m. tonight or Saturday night.
The Kansas City Star - Jan 22 4:38 AM
Teen driver booked for DUI after crash
SPOKANE -- Police say an 18 year old girl was driving drunk when she hit a parked car Thursday night in Northwest Spokane. It happened just before 1'00 a.m. near the intersection of North Ash Street and Wabash. Officers told our KREM 2 News crew on the scene the driver had minor injuries caused when the airbag deployed in her face. Spokane Police arrested and booked her for DUI.
KREM.com Spokane - 2 hours, 57 minutes ago
Fla. Woman In PJs Charged With DUI Twice In 3 Days
Woman Wearing Pajamas Charged With DUI Twice In 3 Days After Being Pulled Over By Same Deputy
CBS News - Jan 21 12:37 PM
Woman gets five years for DUI manslaughter in I-75 death of good Samaritan
Jessica Paquette pleads guilty to a 2007 DUI manslaughter.
St. Petersburg Times - Jan 21 8:28 PM
Man charged with DUI in crash that critically injured woman
A Lehigh Acres man has been arrested on several DUI charges after he allegedly crashed his car into another vehicle Tuesday, critically injuring a...
The News-Press - Jan 22 12:46 AM
South Fort Myers man charged with DUI after crash
A south Fort Myers man has been arrested on several DUI charges after he allegedly crashed his SUV into a car Tuesday night, critically injuring a...
The News-Press - Jan 22 12:46 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 21 10:34 PM
More DUI checkpoints come to Tucson
Chris Morand, Tucson police officer of the DUI squad, conducts a field sobriety test on an intoxicated driver at the Pima College Downtown campus parking lot around 2 a.m. on Nov. 28, 2009.
Arizona Daily Wildcat - Jan 21 9:55 PM
Navajo Nation police officer arrested on extreme DUI charges
A Navajo Department of Public Safety officer was arrested on extreme DUI charges over the weekend.
Arizona Daily Sun - Jan 21 5:56 PM
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Top DUI News, Thursday January 21st, 2010

Fla. woman in PJs charged with DUI twice in 3 days
An Ocala woman was arrested and charged with driving under the influence twice in three days. The Marion County Sheriff's Office reported that the 43-year-old woman was first arrested Saturday. She was booked into jail on a DUI charged and released later that day.
AP via Yahoo! News - Jan 21 1:38 PM
Fla. Woman In PJs Charged With DUI Twice In 3 Days
Woman Wearing Pajamas Charged With DUI Twice In 3 Days After Being Pulled Over By Same Deputy
CBS News - Jan 21 12:37 PM
Navajo Nation police officer arrested on extreme DUI charges
A Navajo Department of Public Safety officer was arrested on extreme DUI charges over the weekend.
Arizona Daily Sun - 16 minutes ago
Woman to serve five years for DUI manslaughter in I-75 death of good Samaritan
A 25-year-old woman was sentenced to five years in Florida State Prison on Thursday morning after pleading guilty to DUI manslaughter in a 2007 crash that killed a good Samaritan.
St. Petersburg Times - Jan 21 8:12 AM
Drugs Blamed for DUI Crash in Todd County
A two-car crash in Todd County leads to a DUI arrest.
WBKO Bowling Green - 1 hour, 15 minutes ago
DA: San Mateo man charged with seventh DUI
A San Mateo man who was arrested for his seventh DUI on Saturday has pleaded not guilty to a felony drunken driving charge, a prosecutor said.
Contra Costa Times - Jan 21 7:31 AM
Woman Charged With DUI Twice In 3 Days
OCALA, Fla. -- An Ocala woman was arrested and charged with driving under the influence twice in three days. The Marion County Sheriff's Office reports that 43-year-old Samantha Stilwell was first arrested Saturday. She was booked into jail on a DUI charged and released later that day.
WFTV 9 Orlando - Jan 21 10:29 AM
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 21 1:04 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 21 1:03 PM
DUI checkpoint set for Super Bowl weekend
MCCONNELLSBURG, Thursday, Jan. 21 - Pennsylvania State Police, McConnellsburg, announced a DUI checkpoint the weekend of Feb. 5.
Chambersburg Public Opinion - Jan 21 1:05 PM
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Top DUI News, Wednesday January 20th, 2010

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 20 10:33 PM
South Fort Myers man charged with DUI after crash
A south Fort Myers man has been arrested on several DUI charges after he allegedly crashed his SUV into a car Tuesday night, critically injuring a...
The News-Press - Jan 20 10:16 PM
DUI checkpoint planned in Fort Myers this weekend
The Fort Myers Police Department will conduct a DUI sobriety checkpoint sometime this weekend beginning Friday, January 22.
The News-Press - Jan 20 10:50 AM
Man charged with 6th DUI
Police say an Ocean View man with five DUI convictions has been charged with his sixth DUI.
6abc Philadelphia - Jan 20 4:36 AM
DUI Checkpoints in Kanawha and Putnam Counties
Two DUI checkpoints are planned in Kanawha and Putnam counties on Friday, Jan. 22.
The Charleston State Journal - Jan 20 1:42 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 20 10:04 AM
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 20 10:03 AM
Man charged with DUI in crash that critically injured woman
A Lehigh Acres man has been arrested on several DUI charges after he allegedly crashed his car into another vehicle Tuesday, critically injuring a...
The News-Press - Jan 20 4:10 AM
Man drives through fence, charged with DUI
An Elizabethton man was arrested Friday by Carter County Sheriff's deputies and charged with DUI after he allegedly drove through fences along Little Stoney Creek Road.
Elizabethton Star - Jan 20 8:41 AM
Man faces felony DUI charges after injury crash
ELYRIA — An Avon man faces felony DUI charges after an accident Nov. 14 when he ran a red light and hit a car, sending a woman to a hospital with a severe cut to her forehead, a broken right hip and a broken right leg, according to court documents filed Tuesday by prosecutors. Russell Kraly, [...]
The Chronicle-Telegram - Jan 20 5:28 AM
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Top DUI News, Tuesday January 19th, 2010

DUI, child endangerment charges pending in Ike crash
DUI and child endangerment charges are pending against a motorist driving a van that flipped early Monday on the Eisenhower Expressway,sending six passengers -- including two minors -- to the hospital.Theone-vehicle accident occurred when the van carrying eight people flipped over on the outbound Eisenhower Expressway (I-290) on the WestSide near Cicero Ave.The 19-year-old driver and ...
Chicago Sun-Times - Jan 18 11:33 PM
Woman charged with DUI causing death
LOGAN, W.Va. --A woman has been charged with DUI causing death after an accident left a woman dead. Man resident Sarah Pack, 23, was involved in the crash about 10 p.m. Monday on state Route 73 in Logan, according to Sgt. Brian Brown of the West Virg...
Charleston Daily Mail - 8 minutes ago
School Bus Driver Accused Of DUI
A school bus driver is facing charges -- including DUI, reckless endangerment and endangering the welfare of children -- for allegedly driving students around while under the influence. Police took the driver, Ryan Dunlop, into custody last night after they say he failed a field sobriety test.
KDKA Pittsburgh - Jan 19 5:43 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 18 10:33 PM
DUI, Child Endangerment Charges Pending In Crash
DUI and child endangerment charges are pending against a motorist driving a van that flipped early Monday on the Eisenhower Expressway, sending six passengers -- including two minors -- to the hospital.
CBS 2 Chicago - Jan 18 9:57 AM
Man receives probation after 10th DUI charge
A Jackson man pleaded guilty to his 10th DUI charge Thursday and was sentenced to three years on probation and ordered to enter substance-abuse treatment immediately.
Jackson Hole News & Guide - Jan 18 6:27 PM
DUI patrols in Dauphin County result in 6 arrests, 39 citations, police say
State police arrested six drunk drivers Friday in Dauphin County during a roving DUI enforcement patrol effort in the county. In addition to the six DUI arrests, police said they also issued 18 speeding citations, six citations for seat belt violations and 15 other citations.
The Patriot-News - Jan 18 7:29 AM
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 18 10:06 AM
Police Department arrests three people during DUI/driver's license checkpoint in Fontana on Jan. 14
The Fontana Police Department arrested three people during a DUI/driver's license checkpoint in southwestern Fontana on Jan. 14. The checkpoint was held from 7 p.m. to 2:30 a.m. on Cherry Avenue, just south of Live Oak Avenue, in the Southridge area.
Fontana Herald News - Jan 18 11:25 AM
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 18 10:05 AM
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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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