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

  1. Sunday, July 11th DUI manslaughter: Man charged in 2 deaths after I-95 crash Andrew Emmons of Palm Bay had a blood-alcohol level of .248 when he drove his 2001 Honda Accord into the rear of Rodney and Louise Copeland's 2005 Mazda van. A Brevard County man was arrested Thursday on two counts of DUI manslaughter for causing an accident that killed a couple from Vero Beach on Interstate 95 in February, the Florida Highway Patrol said.
  2. Saturday, July 10th Ten DUI Arrests Equal Five Years Behind Bars Ten DUI's equal five years behind bars.
  3. Friday, July 9th DUI Charges Dropped Against Former Police Chief DUI charges against the former police chief of South Williamsport have been dropped.
  4. Thursday, July 8th Deadly DUI Causes a War of Words on Facebook A deadly DUI crash causes friends of the victim and suspect to exchange heated words on Facebook.
  5. Wednesday, July 7th DUI Suspect Christa Scott in Court The woman accused in a DUI accident that killed a young man who was an intern in the governor's office was back in court Tuesday morning. Christa Scott met with the judge behind closed doors.
  6. Tuesday, July 6th Busy Fourth drives DUI arrests ahead of last year DUI arrests in Shasta County this Independence Day holiday weekend have surged ahead of last year's, according to a press statement. Monday, July 5th
  7. DUI court sets path to sobriety Matt Morning took full advantage of his local celebrity status as a Grand Sierra Magazine photographer to push his 'let's party' attitude during all-night parties at Nikki Beach.
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Top DUI News, Sunday July 11th, 2010

DUI checkpoint lands two people behind bars
Two people are behind bars after a DUI checkpoint in Santa Maria overnight. Santa Maria police officers set up a checkpoint in the 900 block of North Broadway from 6 p.m. yesterday to 1:00a.m. today. Officers say four people were evaluated for DUI, and two of them were arrested. 13 drivers were ticketed for driving without a license, and one person was cited for driving on a suspended license ...
KSBY San Luis Obispo - Jul 10 05:38pm
DUI Checkpoint in South L.A. Tonight
The LAPD will be conducting a DUI checkpoint in South Los Angeles tonight as part of their ongoing effort to remove intoxicated drivers from the streets and to educate the public about the dangers of drunk driving. Tonight's checkpoint will be set up on Manchester Blvd. between Hoover and Figueroa [ map ] which is in the LAPD's Southeast Division. That area "has experienced a 54 percent increase ...
LAist - Jul 10 04:09pm
DUI charges against police chief dropped
DUI charges were dropped against South Williamsport police Chief Rexford Lowmiller after prosecutors
Centre Daily Times - Jul 09 05:29am
DUI Charges Dropped Against Former Police Chief
DUI charges against the former police chief of South Williamsport have been dropped.
WNEP 16 Pennsylvania - Jul 08 11:26am
DUI checkpoint west of Fallon nabs one
Trooper Dave Gibson talks to a motorist Saturday at a DUI checkpoint. A joint task force of law enforcement agencies conducted a DUI (driving under the influence) checkpoint Saturday west of Fallon, resulting in only one arrest.
Lahontan Valley News - Jul 09 10:23am
Ten DUI Arrests Equal Five Years Behind Bars
Ten DUI's equal five years behind bars.
Q13 FOX Seattle - Jul 09 09:41pm
DUI checkpoint scheduled
The Highland Police Department will be conducting a DUI/driver license checkpoint tonight (July 9) on Victoria Avenue just south of Highland Avenue from 6 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Highland Community News - Jul 09 07:52am
DUI manslaughter: Man charged in 2 deaths after I-95 crash
Andrew Emmons of Palm Bay had a blood-alcohol level of .248 when he drove his 2001 Honda Accord into the rear of Rodney and Louise Copeland's 2005 Mazda van. A Brevard County man was arrested Thursday on two counts of DUI manslaughter for causing an accident that killed a couple from Vero Beach on Interstate 95 in February, the Florida Highway Patrol said.
Orlando Sentinel - Jul 10 05:26am
DUI arrests on track to smash 09 total
While his chief deputy totals the number of DUI arrests so far this year, Sheriff Billy Sollie leans back in his chair and affords himself a moment to think. So far this year there have been 210 DUI arrests in Lauderdale County. Sollie mulled over another number " 275 " which represents the total number of DUI arrests a year ago. The conclusion he finally reaches is 2010 will be a banner ...
The Meridian Star - Jul 08 06:40am
DUI task force cite 63 on Memorial Day weekend
During the Memorial Day holiday weekend members of the Southeastern Arizona DUI Task Force conducted a detail throughout Cochise County. Officers from the Sheriffâs Office, Sierra Vista Police Department, Arizona Department of Public Safety, Douglas Police Department, and Willcox Police Department participated and provided the following results:
Douglas Dispatch - Jul 08 10:23pm
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Top DUI News, Saturday July 10th, 2010

DUI charges against police chief dropped
DUI charges were dropped against South Williamsport police Chief Rexford Lowmiller after prosecutors
Centre Daily Times - Jul 09 05:29am
DUI Charges Dropped Against Former Police Chief
DUI charges against the former police chief of South Williamsport have been dropped.
WNEP 16 Pennsylvania - Jul 08 11:26am
DUI checkpoint west of Fallon nabs one
Trooper Dave Gibson talks to a motorist Saturday at a DUI checkpoint. A joint task force of law enforcement agencies conducted a DUI (driving under the influence) checkpoint Saturday west of Fallon, resulting in only one arrest.
Lahontan Valley News - Jul 09 10:23am
Ten DUI Arrests Equal Five Years Behind Bars
Ten DUI's equal five years behind bars.
Q13 FOX Seattle - Jul 09 09:41pm
DUI checkpoint scheduled
The Highland Police Department will be conducting a DUI/driver license checkpoint tonight (July 9) on Victoria Avenue just south of Highland Avenue from 6 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Highland Community News - Jul 09 07:52am
DUI arrests on track to smash 09 total
While his chief deputy totals the number of DUI arrests so far this year, Sheriff Billy Sollie leans back in his chair and affords himself a moment to think. So far this year there have been 210 DUI arrests in Lauderdale County. Sollie mulled over another number " 275 " which represents the total number of DUI arrests a year ago. The conclusion he finally reaches is 2010 will be a banner ...
The Meridian Star - Jul 08 06:40am
DUI task force cite 63 on Memorial Day weekend
During the Memorial Day holiday weekend members of the Southeastern Arizona DUI Task Force conducted a detail throughout Cochise County. Officers from the Sheriffâs Office, Sierra Vista Police Department, Arizona Department of Public Safety, Douglas Police Department, and Willcox Police Department participated and provided the following results:
Douglas Dispatch - Jul 08 10:23pm
SPPD: DUI Checkpoint processes 600+ vehicles, holiday crackdown ahead
Santa Paula Police were kept busy Saturday night when they checked hundreds of drivers as they passed through a DUI/Drivers License Checkpoint to keep those under the influence as well as those driving illegally off the street.
Santa Paula Times - Jul 09 03:51pm
Court Actions: DUI's
Sean Eldon Befort, 72 hours community service; $640; DUI school; victim impact panel. Jeffrey Allen Bordwell, 30 days jail. Michael John Bundy, 48 hours community service; $777; DUI school; victim impact panel.
Reno Gazette-Journal - Jul 09 03:09pm
Iowa's Broderick Binns Arrested For DUI
Iowa Hawkeye DUI Defensive end Broderick Binns was arrested for drunken driving early this morning. The 20-year-old starter blew a .097. This is the third alcohol-related arrest for the Hawekeyes this summer. Imagine if they didn't have a life coach. (Des Moines Register, Gazette Online)
The Big Lead - Jul 09 07:41pm
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Top DUI News, Friday July 9th, 2010

DUI Charges Dropped Against Former Police Chief
DUI charges against the former police chief of South Williamsport have been dropped.
WNEP 16 Pennsylvania - Jul 08 11:26am
DUI arrests on track to smash 09 total
While his chief deputy totals the number of DUI arrests so far this year, Sheriff Billy Sollie leans back in his chair and affords himself a moment to think. So far this year there have been 210 DUI arrests in Lauderdale County. Sollie mulled over another number " 275 " which represents the total number of DUI arrests a year ago. The conclusion he finally reaches is 2010 will be a banner ...
The Meridian Star - Jul 08 06:40am
DUI task force cite 63 on Memorial Day weekend
During the Memorial Day holiday weekend members of the Southeastern Arizona DUI Task Force conducted a detail throughout Cochise County. Officers from the Sheriffâs Office, Sierra Vista Police Department, Arizona Department of Public Safety, Douglas Police Department, and Willcox Police Department participated and provided the following results:
Douglas Dispatch - Jul 08 10:23pm
DUI checkpoint scheduled
The Highland Police Department will be conducting a DUI/driver license checkpoint tonight (July 9) on Victoria Avenue just south of Highland Avenue from 6 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Highland Community News - Jul 08 05:50pm
DUI checkpoint snags seven offenders
DUI checkpoint snags sevenTAYLOR - A DUI checkpoint resulted in seven DUI arrests and numerous other charges and citations Saturday night. The Lackawanna County DUI Task Force - comprised of officers from departments of Old Forge, Taylor, Moosic, Scran
The Scranton Times-Tribune - Jul 05 09:30pm
Deadly DUI Causes a War of Words on Facebook
A deadly DUI crash causes friends of the victim and suspect to exchange heated words on Facebook.
Eyewitness News Memphis - Jul 07 08:32pm
DUI crackdown this weekend
Saturday update The Avoid the 9 Napa County DUI Task Force will be out in full force during the Fourth of July holiday weekend, cracking down on impaired drivers with an aggressive DUI enforcement blitz.
The St. Helena Star - Jul 07 12:32am
Target Zero DUI patrols nab at least 57 impaired drivers over holiday weekend
Three DUI emphasis teams operating in King, Pierce and Snohomish Counties arrested at least 57 impaired drivers over the holiday weekend.
Tacoma News Tribune - Jul 07 09:17am
DUI arrests on holiday weekend up
LAKE COUNTY -- Over the Fourth of July weekend, one DUI arrest was made by the Lakeport police department, six DUI arrests were made by CHP in Lake County and one small fire was reported to the Northshore Fire Department.
The Lake County Record-Bee - Jul 06 11:40pm
DUI Patrol nets major drug arrest
Police seized drugs070710.jpg Credit: Photo courtesy of Plainville Police Department Caption: On July 1 from 8 p.m. until 2 a.m. the Plainville Police conducted roving DUI Patrols as part of the State of Connecticut Comprehensive DUI Enforcement Program. At approximately 10:02 p.m. an officer on DUI Patrol spotted a 2008 Chevrolet Impala driving north on North Washington Street. The vehicle ...
The Plainville Citizen - Jul 07 09:18am
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Top DUI News, Thursday July 8th, 2010

DUI task force cite 63 on Memorial Day weekend
During the Memorial Day holiday weekend members of the Southeastern Arizona DUI Task Force conducted a detail throughout Cochise County. Officers from the Sheriffâs Office, Sierra Vista Police Department, Arizona Department of Public Safety, Douglas Police Department, and Willcox Police Department participated and provided the following results:
Douglas Dispatch - Jul 07 10:23pm
DUI checkpoint snags seven offenders
DUI checkpoint snags sevenTAYLOR - A DUI checkpoint resulted in seven DUI arrests and numerous other charges and citations Saturday night. The Lackawanna County DUI Task Force - comprised of officers from departments of Old Forge, Taylor, Moosic, Scran
The Scranton Times-Tribune - Jul 05 09:30pm
Deadly DUI Causes a War of Words on Facebook
A deadly DUI crash causes friends of the victim and suspect to exchange heated words on Facebook.
Eyewitness News Memphis - Jul 07 08:32pm
DUI crackdown this weekend
Saturday update The Avoid the 9 Napa County DUI Task Force will be out in full force during the Fourth of July holiday weekend, cracking down on impaired drivers with an aggressive DUI enforcement blitz.
The St. Helena Star - Jul 07 12:32am
Target Zero DUI patrols nab at least 57 impaired drivers over holiday weekend
Three DUI emphasis teams operating in King, Pierce and Snohomish Counties arrested at least 57 impaired drivers over the holiday weekend.
Tacoma News Tribune - Jul 07 09:17am
DUI arrests on holiday weekend up
LAKE COUNTY -- Over the Fourth of July weekend, one DUI arrest was made by the Lakeport police department, six DUI arrests were made by CHP in Lake County and one small fire was reported to the Northshore Fire Department.
The Lake County Record-Bee - Jul 06 11:40pm
DUI Patrol nets major drug arrest
Police seized drugs070710.jpg Credit: Photo courtesy of Plainville Police Department Caption: On July 1 from 8 p.m. until 2 a.m. the Plainville Police conducted roving DUI Patrols as part of the State of Connecticut Comprehensive DUI Enforcement Program. At approximately 10:02 p.m. an officer on DUI Patrol spotted a 2008 Chevrolet Impala driving north on North Washington Street. The vehicle ...
The Plainville Citizen - Jul 07 09:18am
DUI enforcement comparison over last four years
(KOLD) - Arizona's statewide DUI enforcement statistics for Independence Day, spanning the last four years, were provided by Director Alberto Gutier of the Governor's Office of Highway Safety.
KOLD News 13 Tuscon - Jul 06 03:28pm
DUI checkpoint west of Fallon nabs one
Trooper Dave Gibson talks to a motorist Saturday at a DUI checkpoint. A joint task force of law enforcement agencies conducted a DUI (driving under the influence) checkpoint Saturday west of Fallon, resulting in only one arrest.
Lahontan Valley News - Jul 06 07:21pm
DUI Suspect Christa Scott in Court
The woman accused in a DUI accident that killed a young man who was an intern in the governor's office was back in court Tuesday morning. Christa Scott met with the judge behind closed doors.
FOX 5 Atlanta - Jul 06 03:02am
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Top DUI News, Wedneday July 7th, 2010

DUI checkpoint snags seven offenders
DUI checkpoint snags sevenTAYLOR - A DUI checkpoint resulted in seven DUI arrests and numerous other charges and citations Saturday night. The Lackawanna County DUI Task Force - comprised of officers from departments of Old Forge, Taylor, Moosic, Scran
The Scranton Times-Tribune - Jul 05 09:30pm
DUI crackdown this weekend
Saturday update The Avoid the 9 Napa County DUI Task Force will be out in full force during the Fourth of July holiday weekend, cracking down on impaired drivers with an aggressive DUI enforcement blitz.
The St. Helena Star - Jul 07 12:32am
DUI arrests on holiday weekend up
LAKE COUNTY -- Over the Fourth of July weekend, one DUI arrest was made by the Lakeport police department, six DUI arrests were made by CHP in Lake County and one small fire was reported to the Northshore Fire Department.
The Lake County Record-Bee - Jul 06 11:40pm
DUI enforcement comparison over last four years
(KOLD) - Arizona's statewide DUI enforcement statistics for Independence Day, spanning the last four years, were provided by Director Alberto Gutier of the Governor's Office of Highway Safety.
KOLD News 13 Tuscon - Jul 06 03:28pm
DUI checkpoint west of Fallon nabs one
Trooper Dave Gibson talks to a motorist Saturday at a DUI checkpoint. A joint task force of law enforcement agencies conducted a DUI (driving under the influence) checkpoint Saturday west of Fallon, resulting in only one arrest.
Lahontan Valley News - Jul 06 07:21pm
DUI task force cite 63 on Memorial Day weekend
During the Memorial Day holiday weekend members of the Southeastern Arizona DUI Task Force conducted a detail throughout Cochise County. Officers from the Sheriffâs Office, Sierra Vista Police Department, Arizona Department of Public Safety, Douglas Police Department, and Willcox Police Department participated and provided the following results:
Douglas Dispatch - Jul 06 10:23pm
DUI Suspect Christa Scott in Court
The woman accused in a DUI accident that killed a young man who was an intern in the governor's office was back in court Tuesday morning. Christa Scott met with the judge behind closed doors.
FOX 5 Atlanta - Jul 06 03:02am
DUI arrests up, traffic fatalities down slightly for holiday weekend
Authorities on Tuesday released statistics for the number of DUI citations and traffic fatalities over the holiday weekend.
Long Beach Press-Telegram - Jul 06 05:21pm
Dui arrests 05 Jul 2010
Dui arrests 05 Jul 2010
Bucks County Courier Times - Jul 05 10:45am
New DUI patrols arrest 57 drivers during holiday weekend
SEATTLE More than 100 drivers suspected of DUI were arrested over the Fourth of July weekend in King, Pierce and Snohomish counties. More than half of the arrests came at the hands of the state's new Target Zero Teams, designed specifically to find and stop impaired drivers. The Washington State Patrol says Target Zero Teams in the three county area arrested at least 57 drivers. That number ...
NorthWest Cable News - Jul 06 04:55pm
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Top DUI News, Tuesday July 6th, 2010

DUI checkpoint snags seven offenders
DUI checkpoint snags sevenTAYLOR - A DUI checkpoint resulted in seven DUI arrests and numerous other charges and citations Saturday night. The Lackawanna County DUI Task Force - comprised of officers from departments of Old Forge, Taylor, Moosic, Scran
The Scranton Times-Tribune - Jul 05 09:30pm
DUI crackdown this weekend
Saturday update The Avoid the 9 Napa County DUI Task Force will be out in full force during the Fourth of July holiday weekend, cracking down on impaired drivers with an aggressive DUI enforcement blitz.
The St. Helena Star - Jul 06 12:33am
Dui arrests 05 Jul 2010
Dui arrests 05 Jul 2010
Bucks County Courier Times - Jul 05 10:45am
DUI task force cite 63 on Memorial Day weekend
During the Memorial Day holiday weekend members of the Southeastern Arizona DUI Task Force conducted a detail throughout Cochise County. Officers from the Sheriffâs Office, Sierra Vista Police Department, Arizona Department of Public Safety, Douglas Police Department, and Willcox Police Department participated and provided the following results:
Douglas Dispatch - Jul 05 10:26pm
DUI Log
The following people were arrested for DUI and other related traffic offenses:
The Intelligencer - Jul 05 11:19am
2 checkpoints net 5 DUI arrests over weekend
Separate DUI checkpoints in Northern Nevada over the Fourth of July weekend netted five arrests, the Nevada Highway Patrol reported Monday.
Reno Gazette-Journal - 1 hour, 51 minutes ago
DUI report for June
On the first Monday of each month, the Register publishes monthly statistics on arrests and convictions for driving under the influence in Napa County. Arrest information is from the Napa County Department of Corrections. Convictions and names are from Napa County Superior Court. The Register only publishes the names of those who have been convicted of DUI or "wet reckless" charges.
Napa Valley Register - Jul 05 09:05pm
Busy Fourth drives DUI arrests ahead of last year
DUI arrests in Shasta County this Independence Day holiday weekend have surged ahead of last year's, according to a press statement.
The Record Searchlight - Jul 05 09:41am
DUI checkpoints in West View, Ebensburg net 10 DUI arrests
The North Hills DUI Task Force and the Pennsylvania State Police conducted sobriety checkpoints late Friday and early Saturday in West View and Ebensburg, respectively, netting a total of 10 arrests for driving under the influence.
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Jul 03 06:52am
2 Northern Nevada checkpoints net 5 DUI arrests
Separate DUI checkpoints in Northern Nevada over the July Fourth weekend netted five arrests, the Nevada Highway Patrol reported Monday.
Reno Gazette-Journal - 2 hours, 40 minutes ago
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Top DUI News, Monday July 5th, 2010

DUI ARRESTS
DUI ARRESTS 12 Jul 2010 Bucks County Courier Times
Bucks County Courier Times - 52 minutes ago
DUI checkpoint lands two people behind bars
Two people are behind bars after a DUI checkpoint in Santa Maria overnight. Santa Maria police officers set up a checkpoint in the 900 block of North Broadway from 6 p.m. yesterday to 1:00a.m. today. Officers say four people were evaluated for DUI, and two of them were arrested. 13 drivers were ticketed for driving without a license, and one person was cited for driving on a suspended license ...
KSBY San Luis Obispo - Jul 10 05:38pm
DUI Checkpoint in South L.A. Tonight
The LAPD will be conducting a DUI checkpoint in South Los Angeles tonight as part of their ongoing effort to remove intoxicated drivers from the streets and to educate the public about the dangers of drunk driving. Tonight's checkpoint will be set up on Manchester Blvd. between Hoover and Figueroa [ map ] which is in the LAPD's Southeast Division. That area "has experienced a 54 percent increase ...
LAist - Jul 10 04:09pm
DUI charges against police chief dropped
DUI charges were dropped against South Williamsport police Chief Rexford Lowmiller after prosecutors
Centre Daily Times - Jul 09 05:29am
DUI Charges Dropped Against Former Police Chief
DUI charges against the former police chief of South Williamsport have been dropped.
WNEP 16 Pennsylvania - Jul 08 11:26am
DUI checkpoint west of Fallon nabs one
Trooper Dave Gibson talks to a motorist Saturday at a DUI checkpoint. A joint task force of law enforcement agencies conducted a DUI (driving under the influence) checkpoint Saturday west of Fallon, resulting in only one arrest.
Lahontan Valley News - Jul 09 10:23am
Ten DUI Arrests Equal Five Years Behind Bars
Ten DUI's equal five years behind bars.
Q13 FOX Seattle - Jul 09 09:41pm
Woman arrested for DUI after two vehicle crash
A driver was arrested for DUI after colliding with another vehicle at the 300 block of St. Cloud Street Saturday night,according to a news release from the Rapid City PoliceDepartment.
Rapid City Journal - Jul 11 09:23am
DUI checkpoint scheduled
The Highland Police Department will be conducting a DUI/driver license checkpoint tonight (July 9) on Victoria Avenue just south of Highland Avenue from 6 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Highland Community News - Jul 09 07:52am
DUI manslaughter: Man charged in 2 deaths after I-95 crash
Andrew Emmons of Palm Bay had a blood-alcohol level of .248 when he drove his 2001 Honda Accord into the rear of Rodney and Louise Copeland's 2005 Mazda van. A Brevard County man was arrested Thursday on two counts of DUI manslaughter for causing an accident that killed a couple from Vero Beach on Interstate 95 in February, the Florida Highway Patrol said.
Orlando Sentinel - Jul 10 05:26am

Stories of the Week

June 28th - July 4th Chesterfield School Volunteer Arrested for DUI

June 21st - June 27th Cerabino: DUI in doubt? Polo mogul's case takes twist

June 14th - June 20th Delaware prosecutor charged with DUI

June 7th - June 13th DUI case against assistant principal delayed til July

May 31st - June 6th DUI case against assistant principal delayed til July

May 31st - June 6th 476 DUI arrests in Ariz. over holiday weekend

May 17th - May 23rd Colorado Springs DUI trooper receiving treatment

May 10th - May 16th DUI trial ends in hung jury, mistrial declared

May 3rd - May 9th DUI Lawyers Get Case Dismissed Due to Officers Lack of Memory

April 26th - May 2nd Mock DUI crash simulated at Grand Junction High School

April 19th - April 25th 7 DUI cases dismissed after Springs lab errors

April 12th - April 18th Man on mower charged with DUI, fishing pole theft

April 5th - April 11th Cops: Man Drove Drunk To Prison For DUI Sentence

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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