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Top DUI News for the Week of Janury 25th - January 31st in the year Two Thousand and Ten

Sunday, Janaury 31st

What Cumberland County DUI trends mean Cumberland Countyís DUI arrests have risen significantly in the past few years. And that's not necessarily a bad thing.

Saturday, Janaury 30th

Navajo Nation police officer arrested on extreme DUI charge A Navajo Department of Public Safety officer was arrested on extreme DUI charges over the weekend.

Friday, Janaury 29th

Bengals' Maualuga arrested on DUI charge in Ky. Police in northern Kentucky have arrested Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Rey Maualuga (mow-uh-LOO'-guh) on charges of drunken and careless driving.

Thursday, Janaury 28th

Tucson Police use grant money to increase DUI enforcement Tucson Police have been awarded almost $40,000 dollars from the Governor's Office of Highway Safety for increased enforcement. Now they will have the funding they need to expand their DUI coverage across the city, and up the number of sobriety checkpoints throughout the year.

Wednesday, Janaury 27th

Police charge Ocala restaurateur Felix with DUI after crash The owner of a popular downtown restaurant was charged early Tuesday with DUI and leaving the scene of a property damage crash, according to Ocala police.Officers went to a reported single vehicle crash at 2:08 a.m. At the intersection of Southeast Fourth Street and Southeast Watula Avenue, they saw a silver two-door Mercedes-Benz in...

Tuesday, Janaury 26th

Man on bicycle charged with DUI A Tampa man riding a bicycle was charged with driving under the influence after Collier County stopped him in East..

Monday, Janaury 25th

Judge sets bail for man charged with DUI manslaughter 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 January 31st, 2010

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 - Feb 01 3:10 AM
Repeat DUI offender arrested
Published: Friday, January 29, 2010 at 10:31 a.m. Last Modified: Friday, January 29, 2010 at 10:31 a.m. A repeat DUI offender was arrested for the crime again on Thursday night after a California Highway Patrol officer spotted him speeding on Lakeville Highway.
The Petaluma Argus-Courier - Jan 29 11:09 AM
W.Va. delegate apologizes for DUI
Associated Press - January 31, 2010 3:45 PM ET CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - A West Virginia lawmaker facing a charge of drunken driving is apologizing.
WVVA Bluefield - Jan 31 12:51 PM
Man Killed in DUI Wreck Identified
Shelby County Sheriff’s Deputies say the man killed in a weekend wreck involving alcohol has been identified.
Eyewitness News Memphis - Feb 01 1:23 PM
Police briefs for January 31
A Manassas man was taken to a hospital Thursday after his 1987 Ford Mustang collided with a Saturn Astra in the area of Va. 234 and Crossbow Drive near Independent Hill.
News & Messenger - Jan 30 3:45 PM
Viewpoints: Spotlight on opinions 1-31-2010
REALITY CHECK: Regarding “Jackson traffic stop results in 3 charges” (Jan. 27, U-T): Vincent Jackson needs a serious reality check — he drives with his stereo so loud that it attracts the attention of a cop, but feels it’s the cop’s fault for patrolling a business area on a Sunday morning.
San Diego Union-Tribune - Jan 31 1:57 AM
Flora Police Report
Chief John Nicholson releases the following information: Sunday, January 17th at 12:40 a.m. Brad L. Young, 35, of Flora was issued a local ordinance citation for Disturbing the Peace following an incident in the 100 block of East North Avenue. Tuesday, January 19th at 12:30 a.m. Shawna L. Matchett, 31, of Flora was issued citations for DUI and Improper Lane Usage and a local ordinance citation ...
The Clay County Advocate-Press - Jan 29 11:23 AM
Sunday's Sentinel police log
State police at Carlisle (249-2121)
The Sentinel - 1 hour, 15 minutes ago
Oilers halt winless skid at 13 games
J.F. Jacques had one goal and one assist and Marc Pouliot's first NHL goal was the winner as the Edmonton Oilers beat the Carolina Hurricanes 4-2 on Monday night.
CBC Edmonton - Feb 01 9:38 PM
Former Pittsburg State Football Coach Returns To AD Post
Former Pittsburg State football coach Chuck Broyles is set to return tomorrow to his athletic director job at the university following the dismissal of a DUI charge.
KAKE Wichita - Jan 31 3:08 PM
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Top DUI News, Saturday January 30th, 2010

Visalia police will hold 2 DUI checkpoints
Visalia police officers will be stopping cars at two DUI checkpoints in Visalia this weekend, according to a department news release.
Visalia Times-Delta / Tulare Advance-Register - Jan 30 4:12 AM
DUI checkpoint tonight on Yosemite
A DUI checkpoint is scheduled for East Yosemite Avenue tonight which is also the night of a winter high school formal, according to Manteca Police Department spokesman Lt. Nick Obligacion.
The Manteca Bulletin - Jan 30 3:15 AM
Florida Gators' Carlos Dunlap pleads guilty to DUI
Former Florida defensive end Carlos Dunlap accepted six months' probation and 50 hours of community service as punishment for a guilty DUI plea, lawyer Huntley Johnson told the Orlando Sentinel on Friday.
Orlando Sentinel - Jan 29 6:09 PM
Navajo Nation police officer arrested on extreme DUI charge
A Navajo Department of Public Safety officer was arrested on extreme DUI charges over the weekend.
Arizona Daily Sun - Jan 29 9:14 PM
Ex-Gator Carlos Dunlap makes no-contest plea to DUI charges
Former Florida defensive end Carlos Dunlap pleaded no contest to DUI and driving with a suspended license on Friday and was sentenced to probation and community service and was fined.
The Florida Times-Union - Jan 29 9:17 PM
The Final DUI Friday
Relax I'm not tea totaling and I'm not gonna stop mogging while drunk. I was just getting bored with drinking songs. So as a raise a glass of rum and sail off into the sunset of another failed MOG theme I look back and wink with fond farewell for ya never know when Dui Fridays will return! Drink up me hearties Yo Ho!
MOG - Jan 29 11:10 PM
Deputy struck during DUI checkpoint
Friday, January 29th , 2010. Issue 04, Volume 14. MORENO VALLEY - A deputy struck by a vehicle as he was setting up cones for a DUI checkpoint in Moreno Valley was recovering today, a sheriff's sergeant said.
The Temecula Valley News - Jan 29 9:44 PM
Woman nearly crashes into liquor store, arrested for DUI
KALAMA, Wash. - A woman pulled up onto a curb and nearly struck a liquor store in Kalama, Washington, according to police. The 56-year-old woman then blew twice the legal limit (.08) and was arrested for DUI.
KOIN News 6 Portland - Jan 29 8:46 PM
Md. Bill: DUI Plates for Repeat Drunken Drivers
ANNAPOLIS , Md. (AP)- Marylanders who repeatedly drink and drive could be required to have special yellow license plates that read "DUI."
WBOC Salisbury - Jan 29 8:40 PM
Fla. man charged with posing as twin after DUI
A man faces fraud charges after reportedly pretending to be his twin brother after he was pulled over for driving under the influence. The Highlands County Sheriff's Office reported that 43-year-old man was pulled over Jan. 20 and charged with DUI. But deputies said the man initially identified himself as his brother and signed that name on his citation and jail forms.
AP via Yahoo! News - Jan 28 2:30 PM
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Top DUI News, Friday January 29th, 2010

Deputy struck during DUI checkpoint
Friday, January 29th , 2010. Issue 04, Volume 14. MORENO VALLEY - A deputy struck by a vehicle as he was setting up cones for a DUI checkpoint in Moreno Valley was recovering today, a sheriff's sergeant said.
The Temecula Valley News - Jan 29 9:44 PM
Repeat DUI offender arrested
Published: Friday, January 29, 2010 at 10:31 a.m. Last Modified: Friday, January 29, 2010 at 10:31 a.m. A repeat DUI offender was arrested for the crime again on Thursday night after a California Highway Patrol officer spotted him speeding on Lakeville Highway.
The Petaluma Argus-Courier - Jan 29 11:09 AM
SoCal man gets 11 years for deadly DUI crash
Associated Press - January 29, 2010 4:24 PM ET SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) - A Downey man has been sentenced to 11 years in state prison for a drunken crash in which a college student burned to...
Channel 8 San Diego - Jan 29 1:32 PM
Camp Pendleton Marine sentenced for killing doctor in DUI collision
Friday, January 29th , 2010. Issue 04, Volume 14. SANTA ANA – A Camp Pendleton Marine was sentenced last week to 15 years to life in prison for killing a physician and seriously hurting his wife in a drunken-driving crash in Newport Beach nearly two years ago.
The Temecula Valley News - Jan 29 12:59 PM
Dunlap pleads no contest to DUI, gets probation
Published: Friday, January 29, 2010 at 12:45 p.m. Last Modified: Friday, January 29, 2010 at 12:45 p.m. GAINESVILLE, Fla. - Former Florida defensive end Carlos Dunlap has pleaded no contest to driving under the influence.
News Chief - Jan 29 10:34 AM
Bengals' Maualuga arrested on DUI charge in Ky.
Published: Friday, January 29, 2010 at 9:40 a.m. Last Modified: Friday, January 29, 2010 at 9:40 a.m. CINCINNATI - Police in northern Kentucky have arrested Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Rey Maualuga (mow-uh-LOO'-guh) on charges of drunken and careless driving.
News Chief - Jan 29 7:33 AM
Report: Woman hit police car in DUI case
By Karen Voyles Staff writer A woman with a blood-alcohol level more than twice the legal limit for driving struck an unmarked police car with two officers inside and then tried to leave the scene, according to police.
The Gainesville Sun - Jan 30 3:12 AM
Carlisle man arrested for two DUIs in a month
Rick Minnich, 46, of the 600 block of Franklin Street, was arrested twice in January on DUI charges, according to Carlisle police.
The Sentinel - Jan 29 11:54 AM
Dunlap pleads guilty to DUI charge, gets probation
By Lise Fisher ?Staff writer?? Former Florida defensive end Carlos Dunlap entered a guilty plea Friday following a December arrest for driving under the influence.
The Gainesville Sun - Jan 29 8:56 AM
Cincinnati Bengals' Linebacker Arrested on DUI Charge
Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Rey Maualuga has pleaded not guilty in northern Kentucky to drunken and careless driving.
Fox News - Jan 29 7:22 AM
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Top DUI News, Thursday January 28th, 2010

Chef Felix in new trouble following charge for DUI
By Suevon Lee Staff writer The owner of a local fine-dining establishment who was arrested on a DUI charge early Tuesday morning may be in more hot water.
The Ocala Star-Banner - 26 minutes ago
Malsor arrested on ninth DUI charge
A Great Falls man has been charged with his ninth DUI.
Great Falls Tribune - 5 minutes ago
Father of two headed to prison for DUI manslaughter in Hillsborough County
A man pleads guilty to DUI manslaughter in a crash that killed his passenger in 2008.
St. Petersburg Times - Jan 27 7:16 PM
Tucson Police use grant money to increase DUI enforcement
Tucson Police have been awarded almost $40,000 dollars from the Governor's Office of Highway Safety for increased enforcement. Now they will have the funding they need to expand their DUI coverage across the city, and up the number of sobriety checkpoints throughout the year.
KVOA Tucson - Jan 27 10:57 PM
DUI checkpoint planned Friday in Ontario
The Ontario Police Department will conduct a DUI saturation patrol from 6 p.m Friday to 2 a.m. Saturday.
Inland Valley Daily Bulletin - Jan 27 9:02 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 27 10:34 PM
Adrian Pasdar's DUI Bust Not So Heroic
Adrian Pasdar wasn't quite ready to make nice—or cooperative—with the LAPD. The former Heroes star (and Dixie Chick hubby) was busted for DUI at 2:40 a.m. today, after...
E! Online - Jan 27 9:44 AM
Heroes Star Adrian Pasdar Arrested for DUI
Former Heroes star Adrian Pasdar was arrested early Wednesday in Los Angeles on suspicion of DUI, TVGuide.com has confirmed. Heroes : Adrian Pasdar is leaving the show The actor was pulled over after clocking ... Read More Other Links From TVGuide.com Adrian Pasdar Heroes
TV Guide - Jan 27 9:15 AM
Cape man sentenced to four years in prison in DUI manslaughter death
A Cape Coral man charged with DUI manslaughter in July was sentenced this week to four years in prison. Ryan Scott Schaufert, 24, struck motorcyclist Ronald Johnson in April of last year. Johnson died of his injuries. Schaufert was sentenced to 15 years but, will serve four as long as he completes 11 years of probation, according to the State Attorney's Office.
Cape Coral Daily Breeze - Jan 27 9:42 PM
Accused bus driver had previous DUI
A Mount Mansfield Union High School bus driver charged with driving drunk with a bus full of kids had a previous DUI conviction as well as a misdemeanor of supplying alcohol to a minor. Those revelations came to light during an arraignment Wednesday.
WCAX-TV Vermont - Jan 27 3:47 PM
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Top DUI News, Wednesday January 27th, 2010

Lithia man charged with DUI manslaughter
Associated Press - January 27, 2010 3:04 AM ET LITHIA, Fla. (AP) - A Hillsborough County man has been charged with DUI manslaughter in a crash last month that left a woman dead.
NBC 2 Fort Myers - Jan 27 12:12 AM
Police charge Ocala restaurateur Felix with DUI after crash
By Austin L. Miller Staff writer The owner of a popular downtown restaurant was charged early Tuesday with DUI and leaving the scene of a property damage crash, according to Ocala police.Officers went to a reported single vehicle crash at 2:08 a.m. At the intersection of Southeast Fourth Street and Southeast Watula Avenue, they saw a silver two-door Mercedes-Benz in...
The Ocala Star-Banner - Jan 27 3:42 AM
Crime and Public Safety, January 27
A Redondo Beach man who is suspected of killing and then dumping the body of Manhattan Beach bartender Cori Desmond on a snowy roadside near Running Springs will hear some of the evidence against him later this week.
San Bernardino Sun - Jan 26 9:41 PM
DUI ARRESTS
DUI ARRESTS for January 25
Bucks County Courier Times - Jan 25 6:02 AM
Man charged with DUI, aggravated assault after traffic stop in Middlesex
Peter B. Phelan Jr., 39, of Lodi, Ohio, was charged with DUI and aggravated assault after a traffic stop on the Harrisburg Pike at Middlesex Road at 11:44 p.m. Saturday, according to Middlesex Township police.
The Sentinel - Jan 25 9:51 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
Wyoming County Drug Court has first grad
BY ROBERT L. BAKER Wyoming County Press Examiner It's been 10 years since George ‘Ed' Bryant of Nicholson got his first DUI. On Thursday night, as the first graduate of the Wyoming Sullivan Counties Drug Treatment Court, he also finally got his life back. Judge Russell Shurtleff noted to the more than 100 persons gathered at Triton Hose Company in Tunkhannock that when he first met Bryant in his ...
Wyoming County Press Examiner - Jan 26 4:56 PM
Police blotter — January 26
Jan. 21, 2:45 p.m. — A family dispute brought police to the 900 block of Spring Street, where they quickly spotted a 35-year-old man on the sidewalk throwing objects at a home. The suspect sat down on the curb when he noticed officers.
Santa Barbara Daily Sound - Jan 26 1:49 AM
Jackson traffic stop results in 3 charges
Chargers Pro Bowl receiver Vincent Jackson was charged yesterday with two misdemeanors stemming from his traffic stop near team headquarters 3 1/2 hours before the Chargers’ playoff game against the New York Jets on Jan. 17.
San Diego Union-Tribune - Jan 27 12:18 AM
Round Two Begins in Fight Over Total Attorneys Legal Advertising Site
The dismissal of grievance complaints against five Connecticut attorneys who have done business with Total Attorneys Inc. meant the end of the ethics battle begun by attorney Zenas Zelotes. But he's now challenging Total Attorneys on the federal level, claiming that attorneys are in effect paying for referrals, which is a felony in Connecticut. One lawyer involved in the grievance process says ...
Law.com - Jan 26 9:10 PM
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Top DUI News, Tuesday January 26th, 2010

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
Man on bicycle charged with DUI
Associated Press - January 26, 2010 3:04 AM ET NAPLES, Fla. (AP) - A Tampa man riding a bicycle was charged with driving under the influence after Collier County stopped him in East...
NBC 2 Fort Myers - Jan 26 12:12 AM
Owner of Felix's charged with DUI after crash
By Austin L. Miller Staff writer The owner of a popular downtown restaurant was charged early Tuesday with DUI and leaving the scene of a crash with property damage, according to Ocala police.
The Ocala Star-Banner - Jan 26 9:41 AM
Judge sets bail for man charged with DUI manslaughter
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.
The Brandon News & Tribune - Jan 26 7:45 AM
Lithia man charged with DUI manslaughter in December crash
A 35-year-old Lithia man was charged with DUI manslaughter Monday following a crash last month on Big Bend Road. Paul Michael Parks was arrested about 9 p.m. Monday.
The Brandon News & Tribune - Jan 26 6:15 AM
Police blotter — January 26
Jan. 21, 2:45 p.m. — A family dispute brought police to the 900 block of Spring Street, where they quickly spotted a 35-year-old man on the sidewalk throwing objects at a home. The suspect sat down on the curb when he noticed officers.
Santa Barbara Daily Sound - Jan 26 1:49 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
Police Beat: Jan. 26, 2010
To report a crime or suspicious activity in your neighborhood, call the Naples Police and Fire Department at 213-4844, the Collier County Sheriff’s Office at 774-4434, the Lee County Sheriff’s Office at (239) 477-1000 or the Marco Island Police Department at 389-5050.
Collier Citizen - 1 hour, 52 minutes ago
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
Enola man pleads to homicide while DUI in fatal crash
Richard “Rick” Jones faces at least three years in prison after pleading guilty to three charges filed after a 2009 crash that killed Stuart Bingham Jr. and injured Kelli Emrick, according to prosecutors.
The Sentinel - Jan 26 6:37 AM
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Top DUI News, Monday January 25th, 2010

Lithia man charged with DUI manslaughter
Associated Press - January 27, 2010 3:04 AM ET LITHIA, Fla. (AP) - A Hillsborough County man has been charged with DUI manslaughter in a crash last month that left a woman dead.
NBC 2 Fort Myers - Jan 27 12:12 AM
January 25, 2010
Posted: Monday, January 25, 2010 8:30 am | Updated: 8:35 am, Mon Jan 25, 2010. POCATELLO —A man suspected of driving under the influence on Interstate 15 early Monday morning took his own life after officers engaged in pursuit.
Idaho State Journal - Jan 25 7:52 AM
Judge sets bail for man charged with DUI manslaughter
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.
The Brandon News & Tribune - Jan 26 7:45 AM
DUI ARRESTS
DUI ARRESTS for January 25
Bucks County Courier Times - Jan 25 6:02 AM
3 NH towns ponder reasons for DUI drops last year
Associated Press - January 25, 2010 8:25 AM ET ROCHESTER, N.H. (AP) - Police in three southeastern New Hampshire towns are offering different reasons for a combined 40 percent drop in the...
WCAX-TV Vermont - Jan 25 5:31 AM
Man charged with DUI, aggravated assault after traffic stop in Middlesex
Peter B. Phelan Jr., 39, of Lodi, Ohio, was charged with DUI and aggravated assault after a traffic stop on the Harrisburg Pike at Middlesex Road at 11:44 p.m. Saturday, according to Middlesex Township police.
The Sentinel - Jan 25 9:51 AM
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
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
Enola man pleads to homicide while DUI in fatal crash
Richard “Rick” Jones faces at least three years in prison after pleading guilty to three charges filed after a 2009 crash that killed Stuart Bingham Jr. and injured Kelli Emrick, according to prosecutors.
The Sentinel - Jan 26 6:37 AM

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January 4th - January 10th

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December 28th - January 3rd

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