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Top DUI News for the Week of July 19th - July 25th in the year Two Thousand and Ten

  1. Sunday July 25th DUI checkpoint planned for Saturday night If you're driving through Santa Maria on Saturday night be prepared for a driver's license and sobriety checkpoint. The Santa Maria Police Department says it will run from 6:00 in the evening to 1:00 in the morning. The checkpoint will be set up on an unidentified road, which the police says has large number of DUI's.
  2. Saturday, July 24th 15 Years for DUI That Killed Man and Dog A man already on parole for prior DUI convictions when he struck and killed a man and his dog last year in west suburban Batavia was sentenced to 15 years in prison on Friday.
  3. Friday, July 23rd DUI charge dismissed against Surfside Beach mayor The DUI charge against Surfside Beach Mayor Allen Deaton has been dismissed, he said this morning.
  4. Thursday, July 22nd DUI manslaughter convict goes back to prison A Tampa woman convicted of DUI Manslaughter for the 2004 death of her teenaged friend is going back to prison.
  5. Wednesday, July 21st Beer Truck Driver Faces DUI Charges Collbran, Colo. A truck driver hauling beer is facing DUI charges after rolling his semi on I-70. The truck burst into flames shortly before 10:00 Monday night near the Collbran exit, setting the brush along the highway on fire.
  6. Tuesday, July 20th DUI house arrest option not available until at least October The City Council approved an electronic monitoring program in April as a way to trim costs.
  7. Monday, July 19th Henrico police officer arrested for DUI. RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - An Henrico police officer has been arrested for a DUI. The Times-Dispatch reports police arrested 35-year old Jeffery Seal early Sunday morning. It is not known how long Seal has served with the Henrico Police Department.
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Top DUI News, Sunday July 25th, 2010

DUI charge dismissed against Surfside Beach mayor
The DUI charge against Surfside Beach Mayor Allen Deaton has been dismissed, he said this morning.
The Myrtle Beach Sun News - Jul 22 08:57am
DUI checkpoint planned tonight in Lorain
LORAIN The State Highway Patrol in conjunction with the Lorain police department will be conducting a DUI checkpoint tonight in Lorain. According to a news release, the checkpoint will be on Broadway, north of 16th Street, and will run from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. The checkpoint is funded by federal grants and is planned to [...]
The Chronicle-Telegram - Jul 23 08:54am
Six arrested in Tredyffrin DUI checkpoint
TREDYFFRIN- The Chester County DUI Enforcement Task Force in collaboration with the Tredyffin Township Police Department held a DUI checkpoint late Friday evening into early Saturday morning.
Main Line Suburban Life - Jul 25 01:15am
DUI checkpoint planned in the city of Industry tonight
Deputies plan to stop motorists today at a DUI and safety checkpoint, according to a statement from the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.
San Gabriel Valley Tribune - Jul 22 06:58pm
DUI Checkpoint in Tipton
State police cracked down on drunk drivers by holding a checkpoint in Tipton, Blair County Friday night.
WTAJ-TV Altoona - Jul 24 07:40pm
DUI checkpoint planned for Saturday night
If you're driving through Santa Maria on Saturday night be prepared for a driver's license and sobriety checkpoint. The Santa Maria Police Department says it will run from 6:00 in the evening to 1:00 in the morning. The checkpoint will be set up on an unidentified road, which the police says has large number of DUI's. Permalink | Comments
KSBY San Luis Obispo - Jul 23 01:53pm
DUI checkpoint set July 2
The Washington Parish Sheriff's Office will be conducting a DWI checkpoint in the Bogalusa area on July 2.
The Daily News - 2 hours, 10 minutes ago
DUI checkpoint
The Washington Parish Sheriff's Office will conduct a DWI checkpoint in the Bogalusa area Saturday, June 26.
The Daily News - 2 hours, 13 minutes ago
DUI charge against Surfside Beach mayor dropped
Surfside Beach Mayor Allen Deaton is no longer facing a DUI charge stemming from a January traffic stop, after the state dropped the charge Thursday morning.
WIS News 10 Columbia - Jul 22 01:04pm
15 Years for DUI That Killed Man and Dog
A man already on parole for prior DUI convictions when he struck and killed a man and his dog last year in west suburban Batavia was sentenced to 15 years in prison on Friday.
FOX News Chicago - Jul 23 06:14pm
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Top DUI News, Saturday July 24th, 2010

DUI charge dismissed against Surfside Beach mayor
The DUI charge against Surfside Beach Mayor Allen Deaton has been dismissed, he said this morning.
The Myrtle Beach Sun News - Jul 22 08:57am
DUI checkpoint planned tonight in Lorain
LORAIN The State Highway Patrol in conjunction with the Lorain police department will be conducting a DUI checkpoint tonight in Lorain. According to a news release, the checkpoint will be on Broadway, north of 16th Street, and will run from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. The checkpoint is funded by federal grants and is planned to [...]
The Chronicle-Telegram - Jul 23 08:54am
DUI checkpoint planned in the city of Industry tonight
Deputies plan to stop motorists today at a DUI and safety checkpoint, according to a statement from the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.
San Gabriel Valley Tribune - Jul 22 06:58pm
DUI checkpoint planned for Saturday night
If you're driving through Santa Maria on Saturday night be prepared for a driver's license and sobriety checkpoint. The Santa Maria Police Department says it will run from 6:00 in the evening to 1:00 in the morning. The checkpoint will be set up on an unidentified road, which the police says has large number of DUI's. Permalink | Comments
KSBY San Luis Obispo - Jul 23 01:53pm
DUI charge against Surfside Beach mayor dropped
Surfside Beach Mayor Allen Deaton is no longer facing a DUI charge stemming from a January traffic stop, after the state dropped the charge Thursday morning.
WIS News 10 Columbia - Jul 22 01:04pm
15 Years for DUI That Killed Man and Dog
A man already on parole for prior DUI convictions when he struck and killed a man and his dog last year in west suburban Batavia was sentenced to 15 years in prison on Friday.
FOX News Chicago - Jul 23 06:14pm
DUI manslaughter convict goes back to prison
A Tampa woman convicted of DUI Manslaughter for the 2004 death of her teenaged friend is going back to prison.
WTSP-TV Tampa - Jul 21 02:42pm
DUI Task Force Patrolling North Hills This Weekend
A DUI Task Force will be conducting sobriety checkpoints in the North Hills this weekend from July 23-25.
WTAE-TV Pittsburgh - Jul 20 05:06pm
DUI
The following is a list of all DUI citations released from files of Georgia State Patrol for Emanuel County and Swainsboro Police Department this week.
The Swainsboro Forest-Blade - Jul 21 05:51pm
DUI checkpoint planned for Friday night in San Rafael
The San Rafael Police Department will have a DUI and driver's license checkpoint from 6 p.m. Friday to 2 a.
Marin Independent Journal - Jul 21 10:41pm
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Top DUI News, Friday July 23rd, 2010

DUI charge dismissed against Surfside Beach mayor
The DUI charge against Surfside Beach Mayor Allen Deaton has been dismissed, he said this morning.
The Myrtle Beach Sun News - Jul 22 08:57am
DUI checkpoint planned in the city of Industry tonight
Deputies plan to stop motorists today at a DUI and safety checkpoint, according to a statement from the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.
San Gabriel Valley Tribune - Jul 22 06:58pm
DUI charge against Surfside Beach mayor dropped
Surfside Beach Mayor Allen Deaton is no longer facing a DUI charge stemming from a January traffic stop, after the state dropped the charge Thursday morning.
WIS News 10 Columbia - Jul 22 01:04pm
DUI manslaughter convict goes back to prison
A Tampa woman convicted of DUI Manslaughter for the 2004 death of her teenaged friend is going back to prison.
WTSP-TV Tampa - Jul 21 02:42pm
DUI Task Force Patrolling North Hills This Weekend
A DUI Task Force will be conducting sobriety checkpoints in the North Hills this weekend from July 23-25.
WTAE-TV Pittsburgh - Jul 20 05:06pm
DUI
The following is a list of all DUI citations released from files of Georgia State Patrol for Emanuel County and Swainsboro Police Department this week.
The Swainsboro Forest-Blade - Jul 21 05:51pm
DUI checkpoint planned for Friday night in San Rafael
The San Rafael Police Department will have a DUI and driver's license checkpoint from 6 p.m. Friday to 2 a.
Marin Independent Journal - Jul 21 10:41pm
DUI A Problem Yakima Must Start Treating Differently
KIMA has learned Yakima is one of deadliest counties in the state for drunk driving crashes, even more deadly than the counties holding Spokane or the Tri-Cities which have bigger populations. That has Yakima County considering changes in the way it treats DUI offenders. In fact, treating them is exactly what they hope to start doing. And as Action News learned, that help may save their lives as ...
KIMA Yakima - Jul 22 06:04pm
DUI charge brings 6-year sentence to woman on probation
Tiffany Graham, who was on probation after the DUI manslaughter death of her friend in 2004, was arrested last month after side-swiping a parked vehicle in the parking lot of Caddy's on the Beach, a restaurant and bar in Treasure Island, investigators said. Graham failed a field sobriety test and refused a blood test, investigators said.
The Tampa Tribune - Jul 21 08:45am
Beware: DUI Crackdown at the Fair
DUI checkpoints and saturation patrols are underway at the California Mid State Fair.
KCOY Santa Maria - Jul 22 12:04am
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Top DUI News, Thursday July 22nd, 2010

DUI manslaughter convict goes back to prison
A Tampa woman convicted of DUI Manslaughter for the 2004 death of her teenaged friend is going back to prison.
WTSP-TV Tampa - Jul 21 02:42pm
DUI Task Force Patrolling North Hills This Weekend
A DUI Task Force will be conducting sobriety checkpoints in the North Hills this weekend from July 23-25.
WTAE-TV Pittsburgh - Jul 20 05:06pm
DUI
The following is a list of all DUI citations released from files of Georgia State Patrol for Emanuel County and Swainsboro Police Department this week.
The Swainsboro Forest-Blade - Jul 21 05:51pm
DUI checkpoint planned for Friday night in San Rafael
The San Rafael Police Department will have a DUI and driver's license checkpoint from 6 p.m. Friday to 2 a.
Marin Independent Journal - Jul 21 10:41pm
DUI charge brings 6-year sentence to woman on probation
Tiffany Graham, who was on probation after the DUI manslaughter death of her friend in 2004, was arrested last month after side-swiping a parked vehicle in the parking lot of Caddy's on the Beach, a restaurant and bar in Treasure Island, investigators said. Graham failed a field sobriety test and refused a blood test, investigators said.
The Tampa Tribune - Jul 21 08:45am
Beware: DUI Crackdown at the Fair
DUI checkpoints and saturation patrols are underway at the California Mid State Fair.
KCOY Santa Maria - Jul 22 12:04am
DUI checkpoint planned Thursday in Upland
The Upland Police Department will conduct a DUI /driver s license checkpoint from 6 p.m Thursday to 1:15 a.m. Friday.
Inland Valley Daily Bulletin - Jul 20 08:18pm
Latest area DUI-related arrests
Jay Franklin Thomas, 90 days jail, suspended; two days jail with time served; $503; DUI school; victim impact panel. Moises Barajas-Duenas, 90 days jail, suspended; 48 hours community service; $503; DUI school; victim impact panel.
Reno Gazette-Journal - Jul 21 03:23pm
Khabibulin DUI case put over again
Another false alarm for Nikolai Khabibulin. The Oilers netminder showed up in Arizona court Wednesday only to find out his DUI trial had been postponed again.
Slam! Sports - Jul 21 01:36pm
DUI checkpoint scheduled for this weekend
The Hutchinson Police Department and Kansas Highway Patrol will conduct a DUI checkpoint in Hutchins ...
Hutchinson News - Jul 20 11:02am
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Top DUI News, Wedneday July 21st, 2010

DUI Task Force Patrolling North Hills This Weekend
A DUI Task Force will be conducting sobriety checkpoints in the North Hills this weekend from July 23-25.
WTAE-TV Pittsburgh - Jul 20 05:06pm
DUI checkpoint planned Thursday in Upland
The Upland Police Department will conduct a DUI /driver s license checkpoint from 6 p.m Thursday to 1:15 a.m. Friday.
Inland Valley Daily Bulletin - Jul 20 08:18pm
DUI
The following is a list of all DUI citations released from files of Georgia State Patrol for Emanuel County and Swainsboro Police Department this week.
The Swainsboro Forest-Blade - Jul 20 02:33pm
DUI checkpoint scheduled for this weekend
The Hutchinson Police Department and Kansas Highway Patrol will conduct a DUI checkpoint in Hutchins ...
Hutchinson News - Jul 20 11:02am
Six arrested in Tredyffrin DUI checkpoint
TREDYFFRIN- The Chester County DUI Enforcement Task Force in collaboration with the Tredyffin Township Police Department held a DUI checkpoint late Friday evening into early Saturday morning.
Main Line Suburban Life - Jul 20 11:35pm
Wood man faces DUI charge after wreck
CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- A Wood County man is facing a DUI charge after crashing his motorcycle into a car on U.S. 119 in Charleston. Rick Newell, 49, of Vienna was heading north on U.S. 119 on his Harley-Davidson on Thursday afternoon when he rear-ended a car...
Charleston Daily Mail - Jul 20 09:38pm
DUI dragnet results include tipsy cyclist
A crackdown on drunken driving and license violations in San Rafael last weekend resulted in two arrests and numerous citations, police said.
Marin Independent Journal - Jul 21 12:10am
Police to run DUI checkpoint on Route 6
BRISTOL Police will conduct a DUI sobriety checkpoint from 7 p.m. Friday to 3 a.m. Saturday on Route 6.
The Bristol Press - Jul 20 07:05am
DUI arrest update
Impaired drivers are a very real danger to themselves and, of course, any motorist who is sharing the road at the same time. With this in mind, the Lee County Sheriff's Office launched a multi-faceted campaign of education, awareness and enforcement to battle this threat to our community.
The Pine Island Eagle - Jul 20 06:46am
Beer Truck Driver Faces DUI Charges
Collbran, Colo. A truck driver hauling beer is facing DUI charges after rolling his semi on I-70. The truck burst into flames shortly before 10:00 Monday night near the Collbran exit, setting the brush along the highway on fire.
KREX-TV Grand Junction - Jul 20 07:03pm
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Top DUI News, Tuesday July 20th, 2010

Six arrested in Tredyffrin DUI checkpoint
TREDYFFRIN- The Chester County DUI Enforcement Task Force in collaboration with the Tredyffin Township Police Department held a DUI checkpoint late Friday evening into early Saturday morning.
Main Line Suburban Life - Jul 20 01:08am
DUI house arrest option not available until at least October
The City Council approved an electronic monitoring program in April as a way to trim costs.
The Arizona Republic - Jul 19 11:22am
Police to run DUI checkpoint on Route 6
BRISTOL Police will conduct a DUI sobriety checkpoint from 7 p.m. Friday to 3 a.m. Saturday on Route 6.
The Bristol Press - Jul 19 04:05pm
Hundreds of vehicles pass through DUI checkpoint in Lompoc
Dozens of drivers are evaluated for DUI during a checkpoint in Lompoc this weekend. The Lompoc Police Department says it held a DUI checkpoint in the 600 block of N. H St. Saturday night. Some 700 vehicles passed through the check point. Twenty-nine drivers were evaluated for DUI. Officers say all had been drinking but were under the legal blood alcohol content limit. Three others were cited for ...
KSBY San Luis Obispo - Jul 19 10:53am
Mission sobriety checkpoint results in 13 DUI charges
Thirteen people were charged with DUI during a sobriety checkpoint in Mission early Saturday morning, police said Monday. The checkpoint stopped 360 vehicles and tested 53 people for impairment, police said. One person was also arrested on a drug possession charge.
The Kansas City Star - Jul 19 01:04pm
DUI crash suspect had 6-month-old in car
A 19-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of felony DUI Friday morning when Salinas police found him passed out after crashing his car into a pole with his six-month-old son in the backseat.
KGO-TV Bay Area - Jul 17 01:44pm
DUI CHARGES
The following people were charged with driving under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs:
The Intelligencer - Jul 19 05:49am
DUI checkpoint yields one arrest
The Eureka Police Department conducted a DUI checkpoint on Fourth and Commercial streets Thursday, resulting in one arrest. Derrick Norris, 21, was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence and being an unlicensed driver.
Eureka Times-Standard - Jul 17 01:31am
Checkpoint nets two DUI arrests
Merced police reported making two arrests Saturday night during a DUI checkpoint on M Street near 23
Merced Sun-Star - Jul 20 01:07am
Lee County DUI arrests
The sheriff's office has released the latest list of those arrested for DUI in Lee County.
NBC 2 Fort Myers - Jul 19 01:21pm
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Top DUI News, Monday July 19th, 2010

DUI crash suspect had 6-month-old in car
A 19-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of felony DUI Friday morning when Salinas police found him passed out after crashing his car into a pole with his six-month-old son in the backseat.
KGO-TV Bay Area - Jul 17 01:44pm
DUI checkpoint yields one arrest
The Eureka Police Department conducted a DUI checkpoint on Fourth and Commercial streets Thursday, resulting in one arrest. Derrick Norris, 21, was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence and being an unlicensed driver.
Eureka Times-Standard - Jul 17 01:31am
DUI checkpoints planned amid local protests
Petaluma police officers conduct a DUI checkpoint on Bodega Avenue in July of 2009. Checkpoints are planned July 16 and 23.
The Petaluma Argus-Courier - Jul 16 01:09pm
Six arrested in Tredyffrin DUI checkpoint
TREDYFFRIN- The Chester County DUI Enforcement Task Force in collaboration with the Tredyffin Township Police Department held a DUI checkpoint late Friday evening into early Saturday morning.
Main Line Suburban Life - Jul 18 09:16pm
DUI patrols tonight in 3 O.C. cities
LAKE FOREST Roving DUI patrols from the Orange County Sheriff's Department will be looking for impaired motorists in South County cities on Friday. The "Avoid the 12" DUI Task Force will be conducting patrols in Lake Forest, Mission Viejo and...
Saddleback Valley News - Jul 15 08:54pm
DUI ARRESTS
19 Jul 2010 - Bucks County Courier Times
Bucks County Courier Times - 13 minutes ago
Deadly I-95 crash results in DUI charge
A 25-year-old man was charged with DUI manslaughter early Sunday after driving the wrong way on Interstate 95, crashing into a family's car and killing the father, the Florida Highway Patrol said.
Daytona Beach News-Journal - Jul 18 11:25pm
Henrico police officer arrested for DUI.
RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - An Henrico police officer has been arrested for a DUI. The Times-Dispatch reports police arrested 35-year old Jeffery Seal early Sunday morning. It is not known how long Seal has served with the Henrico Police Department.
NBC 12 Richmond - 19 minutes ago
Police to run DUI checkpoint on Route 6
BRISTOL Police will conduct a DUI sobriety checkpoint from 7 p.m. Friday to 3 a.m. Saturday on Route 6.
The Bristol Press - Jul 18 05:20am
3 children hurt in suspected DUI crash
State police are investigating what they characterize as a DUI crash that injured three Philipsburg
Centre Daily Times - 1 hour, 15 minutes ago

Stories of the Week

July 12th - July 18th Repeat DUI Offender Sentenced To Life In Fatal Crash

July 5th - July 11th Deadly DUI Causes a War of Words on Facebook

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 Officer’s 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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