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Top DUI News for the Week of July 26th - August 1st 11th in the year Two Thousand and Ten

  1. Sunday, August 1st DUI charges filed in North Aurora crash North Aurora police are investigating a serious crash that put two people in the hospital and resulted in felony DUI charges.
  2. Saturday, July 31st Quinton Ganther's DUI case continued in Sacramento Running back Quinton Ganther, who was arrested over the July 4 weekend on suspicion of DUI, had an arraignment hearing in Sacramento on Wednesday. He is facing two counts of DUI, a misdemeanor.
  3. Friday, July 30th Piney Flats DUI wreck prompts search, foot chase through field An alleged DUI wreck prompted a search for the driver through several fields Wednesday evening in Piney Flats. Police say they were speaking with the resident of a nearby home when a man was spotted running from a building.
  4. Thursday, July 29th This Is The "DUI Mom" Ratted Out By Her Kid [Daily DUI] # dailydui This is Jamie Hicks, a.k.a. the "DUI Mom." The Long Island mother was arrested Sunday for driving with a blood alcohol level twice the legal limit after her 10-year-old child called 911 from the backseat of their out-of-control car.
  5. Wednesday, July 28th 9-Time DUI Convict Killed in Prison The nine-time convicted DUI driver who was sent to prison for killing 9-year old Melody Osheroff in Novato last year has been killed in San Quentin. KGO's Rob Artigo reports the suspect in the killing is a San Jose man serving a life sentence for murder
  6. Tuesday, June 27th DUI charge dropped for Conway judge CONWAY - Prosecutors have dismissed a DUI charge against a Conway magistrate judge, according to the judge's attorney. Attorney Bert von Herrmann said his client, Judge Brad Mayers has also forfeited bond on a traffic charge.
  7. Monday, July 26th Milan driver gets 3 years in slammer for 10th DUI A Milan man convicted of driving under the influence (DUI) for an injury accident was sentenced to three years in prison Wednesday.
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Top DUI News, Sunday August 1st, 2010

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 31 10:33pm
DUI charges filed in North Aurora crash
North Aurora police are investigating a serious crash that put two people in the hospital and resulted in felony DUI charges.
Daily Herald - Jul 31 11:12am
DUI patrols to target Destin, Okaloosa Island Friday
DUI patrols to target Destin, Okaloosa Island Friday - The Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office will conduct
Northwest Florida Daily News - Jul 29 05:08pm
DUI sentencing in fatal crash enters 2nd day
The sentencing hearing for a suburban Chicago man who's pleaded guilty to killing two passengers in a DUI crash is entering its second day.
ABC 7 Chicago - Jul 30 07:18am
DUI suspected in death of toddler
A Pierce County toddler was killed in a traffic accident Saturday and his grandfather has been charged with driving under the influence and homicide by vehicle.
The Blackshear Times - Aug 01 01:14am
DUI ARRESTS ON THE SHORE
The following individuals were arrested by local law enforcement agencies on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol from July 19-25. All suspects are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
The Daily Times - 1 hour, 39 minutes ago
WENDY VICTORA: Woman wants tougher DUI penalties
WENDY VICTORA: Woman wants tougher DUI penalties - You can know a person a long time without knowing
Northwest Florida Daily News - Jul 31 06:34pm
Piney Flats DUI wreck prompts search, foot chase through field
An alleged DUI wreck prompted a search for the driver through several fields Wednesday evening in Piney Flats. Police say they were speaking with the resident of a nearby home when a man was spotted running from a building.
Kingsport Times-News - Jul 29 10:05am
Sacramento police officer under investigation for falsified DUI reports, DA says
Prosecutors with the Sacramento County District Attorney's Office say they are investigating past arrests by a Sacramento police officer after learning that he apparently falsified written reports in at least two DUI cases, according to authorities.
The Sacramento Bee - Jul 31 11:15pm
Double fatal DUI offender gets 10 year sentence
A Kane County judge sentenced an Aurora man to 10 years in prison for killing his two passengers in a DUI crash in August 2007.
WGN TV Chicago - Jul 30 07:56pm
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Top DUI News, Saturday July 31st, 2010

DUI patrols to target Destin, Okaloosa Island Friday
DUI patrols to target Destin, Okaloosa Island Friday - The Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office will conduct
Northwest Florida Daily News - Jul 29 05:08pm
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 30 01:48pm
DUI sentencing in fatal crash enters 2nd day
The sentencing hearing for a suburban Chicago man who's pleaded guilty to killing two passengers in a DUI crash is entering its second day.
ABC 7 Chicago - Jul 30 07:18am
Piney Flats DUI wreck prompts search, foot chase through field
An alleged DUI wreck prompted a search for the driver through several fields Wednesday evening in Piney Flats. Police say they were speaking with the resident of a nearby home when a man was spotted running from a building.
Kingsport Times-News - Jul 29 10:05am
DUI suspected in death of toddler
A Pierce County toddler was killed in a traffic accident Saturday and his grandfather has been charged with driving under the influence and homicide by vehicle.
The Blackshear Times - Jul 31 01:14am
Double fatal DUI offender gets 10 year sentence
A Kane County judge sentenced an Aurora man to 10 years in prison for killing his two passengers in a DUI crash in August 2007.
WGN TV Chicago - Jul 30 07:56pm
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 29 12:05pm
Quinton Ganther's DUI case continued in Sacramento
Running back Quinton Ganther, who was arrested over the July 4 weekend on suspicion of DUI, had an arraignment hearing in Sacramento on Wednesday. He is facing two counts of DUI, a misdemeanor.
Seattle Times - Jul 30 09:46am
Man accused of DUI on lawn mower
Monroe man faces DUI by mowerCOOLBAUGH TWP. - A Monroe County man is accused of driving drunk - on a lawn mower.William Greene, 44, of Coolbaugh Twp., was arrested Thursday after officers saw him driving the mower north on state Route 611 around 1:09 a
The Scranton Times-Tribune - Jul 29 03:42pm
Man charged with DUI on lawn mower
A Monroe County man is facing a charge of driving under the influence (DUI) while operating a lawn mower. Pocono Mountain Regional police said on Thursday about 1:09 a.m. officers were on patrol along SR611 in Coolbaugh Township when they observed a lawn mower being driven northbound.
Times News - Jul 30 02:14pm
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Top DUI News, Friday July 30th, 2010

DUI patrols to target Destin, Okaloosa Island Friday
DUI patrols to target Destin, Okaloosa Island Friday - The Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office will conduct
Northwest Florida Daily News - Jul 29 05:08pm
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 29 09:18am
Piney Flats DUI wreck prompts search, foot chase through field
An alleged DUI wreck prompted a search for the driver through several fields Wednesday evening in Piney Flats. Police say they were speaking with the resident of a nearby home when a man was spotted running from a building.
Kingsport Times-News - Jul 29 10:05am
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 29 12:05pm
Man accused of DUI on lawn mower
Monroe man faces DUI by mowerCOOLBAUGH TWP. - A Monroe County man is accused of driving drunk - on a lawn mower.William Greene, 44, of Coolbaugh Twp., was arrested Thursday after officers saw him driving the mower north on state Route 611 around 1:09 a
The Scranton Times-Tribune - Jul 29 03:42pm
Huntington Beach DUI: Local Police Consider Posting DUI Offenders Online
HUNTINGTON BEACH -- Huntington Beach police have proposed posting the names of DUI offenders online in an effort to cut down on the city's drunken driving problem.
The Huffington Post - Jul 29 10:22am
Take repeat DUI offenders off streets
Petaluma has taken the lead in Sonoma County's battle to get repeat DUI offenders off the road.
The Petaluma Argus-Courier - 1 hour, 28 minutes ago
DUI Check Point To Be Held Tonight
Paso Robles, CA -- The Paso Police will hold a DUI check point tonight in Paso Robles. The check point will be somewhere in the city between 6 o'clock and midnight. Traffic volume permitting, all vehicles will be stopped and drivers who are under the influence of drugs or alcohol will be arrested.
KVEC 920 San Luis Obispo - Jul 27 11:06am
DUI suspected in death of toddler
A Pierce County toddler was killed in a traffic accident Saturday and his grandfather has been charged with driving under the influence and homicide by vehicle.
The Blackshear Times - Jul 30 01:14am
DUI boater Englert gets at least 5 years for crash that killed Bellefonte student
LOCK HAVEN Despite Andi Heidt's two-week crusade to increase the proposed prison sen
Centre Daily Times - Jul 29 09:38pm
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Top DUI News, Thursday July 29th, 2010

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 28 07:03pm
DUI Check Point To Be Held Tonight
Paso Robles, CA -- The Paso Police will hold a DUI check point tonight in Paso Robles. The check point will be somewhere in the city between 6 o'clock and midnight. Traffic volume permitting, all vehicles will be stopped and drivers who are under the influence of drugs or alcohol will be arrested.
KVEC 920 San Luis Obispo - Jul 27 11:06am
This Is The "DUI Mom" Ratted Out By Her Kid [Daily DUI]
# dailydui This is Jamie Hicks, a.k.a. the "DUI Mom." The Long Island mother was arrested Sunday for driving with a blood alcohol level twice the legal limit after her 10-year-old child called 911 from the backseat of their out-of-control car. More '»
Jalopnik - Jul 28 11:36am
DUI suspected in death of toddler
A Pierce County toddler was killed in a traffic accident Saturday and his grandfather has been charged with driving under the influence and homicide by vehicle.
The Blackshear Times - Jul 29 01:22am
DUI fugitive from Corona found in Mexico
A Corona woman wanted in connection with a drunk driving crash that killed another driver was found in Mexico and has been handed over to authorities in Riverside County.
San Diego Union-Tribune - Jul 28 05:46pm
Killpack asks evidence be tossed in DUI case
Killpack asks evidence be tossed in DUI case By Nate Carlisle The Salt Lake Tribune Updated Jul 28, 2010 08:48PM MDT Wednesday's hearing in Sheldon Killpack's drunken driving case addressed some significant questions. What is the definition of straddled What is a traffic lane? Killpack, the former Utah Senate majority leader, is arguing a state trooper had no cause to stop him and wants a ...
The Salt Lake Tribune - Jul 28 06:58pm
DUI killer in prison for 22 years paroled
An Anaheim man who has been in prison for 22 years for killing a bicyclist while fleeing police in 1987 should be released on parole, an appeals court has decided.Patrick Connally, 47, was granted parole in July 2008, but he had to stay behind bars...
Orange County Register - Jul 28 01:51pm
Deputies: 5-Day-Old Found In DUI Suspect's Van
A Spartanburg County man faces DUI and child endangerment charges after deputies said he was driving drunk with a 5-day-old infant in his van.
WYFF 4 Greenville - Jul 28 09:14am
DUI, Carjacking Charges After I-80 Spree
Midlothian man Douglas Schroeder was charged with four traffic offenses, with other charges likely to follow, after causing a spate of mayhem on the roads in northwest Indiana early Wednesday. The man totaled a car he was driving, a semi truck, used physical force to try to carjack two other vehicles, and in police custody a substance identified as cocaine fell out of his pocket.
FOX News Chicago - Jul 28 08:59am
DUI suspect arrested after wreck involving police vehicle
Lexington Police say one of its community services van was stopped when it was hit by a drunk driver.
WKYT Lexington - Jul 28 06:05am
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Top DUI News, Wednesday July 28th, 2010

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 27 04:48pm
DUI Check Point To Be Held Tonight
Paso Robles, CA -- The Paso Police will hold a DUI check point tonight in Paso Robles. The check point will be somewhere in the city between 6 o'clock and midnight. Traffic volume permitting, all vehicles will be stopped and drivers who are under the influence of drugs or alcohol will be arrested.
KVEC 920 San Luis Obispo - Jul 27 11:06am
DUI suspect had unrestrained 4-year-old in car
A Gainesville man who deputies say was driving with a blood alcohol level more than three times the legal limit was charged with DUI and also with child neglect for having an unrestrained preschooler in his car.
The Gainesville Sun - Jul 26 11:40am
DUI suspected in death of toddler
A Pierce County toddler was killed in a traffic accident Saturday and his grandfather has been charged with driving under the influence and homicide by vehicle.
The Blackshear Times - 1 hour, 43 minutes ago
Fatal DUI
A Mingo County woman remains behind bars at Southwestern Regional Jail, charged with DUI causing death. Benji Ward, 37, of Matewan, is charged in connection with an accident in Red Jacket Saturday...
Williamson Daily News - Jul 27 07:14am
9-Time DUI Convict Killed in Prison
The nine-time convicted DUI driver who was sent to prison for killing 9-year old Melody Osheroff in Novato last year has been killed in San Quentin. KGO's Rob Artigo reports the suspect in the killing is a San Jose man serving a life sentence for murder
KGO AM 810 San Francisco - Jul 27 04:24pm
DUI arrest
Bruce Baber, 55, of Weston, was charged with driving under the influence and failure to drive right shortly after 3:15 p.m. Friday. He was observed crossing the double-yellow line while driving north on Main Street near Willowbrook Cemetery, according to police records.
The Norwalk Citizen - 7 minutes ago
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 27 07:31am
DUI killer from Marin is killed in prison
A man newly arrived at San Quentin State Prison after being convicted of murder and drunken driving in the death of a 9-year-old Novato girl was fatally stabbed by another inmate, authorities said Tuesday. Edward John Schaefer, 44, of Novato was stabbed in... Prison - Murder - San Quentin State Prison - Crime and Justice - Injustice
San Francisco Chronicle - Jul 27 12:43pm
DUI convictions for June
The St. Helena Star publishes monthly convictions for driving under the influence in northern Napa County. Conviction information is taken from Napa County Superior Court records.
The St. Helena Star - Jul 28 12:31am
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Top DUI News, Tuesday July 27th, 2010

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 26 07:03pm
DUI suspect had unrestrained 4-year-old in car
A Gainesville man who deputies say was driving with a blood alcohol level more than three times the legal limit was charged with DUI and also with child neglect for having an unrestrained preschooler in his car.
The Gainesville Sun - Jul 26 11:40am
OP to conduct DUI saturation patrol
Overland Park police will conduct a DUI saturation patrol this weekend, the department announced this evening. The patrol will run from 11 p.m. Friday until 3 a.m. Saturday.
The Kansas City Star - Jul 26 07:51pm
Father charged with DUI after accident involving children
JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - A Jackson father is charged with DUI following an accident earlier this month involving his four children. Forty-five-year-old Don Sayles was driving a pickup truck July 17th when he was involved in an accident at Beasley Road and Glencross Drive.
WLBT 3 Jackson - Jul 26 08:36pm
Teen arrested for DUI, assault after road rage incident
A Santa Rosa teenager has been arrested for DUI and assault with a deadly weapon in connection with a road rage incident on Highway 101.
KGO-TV Bay Area - Jul 26 04:38pm
Police chief DUI court date delayed
FLORENCE, AL (WAFF) - A local police chief charged with DUI won't go to trial this month as originally scheduled. A municipal judge found Tuscumbia Police Chief Tony Logan guilty of driving under the influence in March.
WAFF 48 News Huntsville - Jul 26 04:44pm
Pensacola man charged with DUI in weekend crash
A driver is charged with DUI, leaving the scene of an accident, driving while license suspended and careless driving in connection with a weekend accident.
Pensacola News Journal - Jul 26 11:02pm
DUI CHARGES
The following people have been charged with driving under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs:
The Intelligencer - Jul 26 07:47am
DUI convictions for June
The St. Helena Star publishes monthly convictions for driving under the influence in northern Napa County. Conviction information is taken from Napa County Superior Court records.
The St. Helena Star - Jul 27 12:31am
Deputy arrests Wells man for DUI, child endangerment
WELLS - A Wells man was arrested on charges of second-offense DUI and two counts of child endangerment after he was stopped by a sheriff's deputy after midnight Saturday on Metropolis Road.
Elko Daily Free Press - Jul 26 11:44pm
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Top DUI News, Monday July 26th, 2010

Tulsa man arrested on counts of DUI, child endangerment
A man with multiple DUI convictions was arrested early Sunday for again driving under the influence, this time with a 4-year-old in his vehicle.Bill Russell, 32, was arrested just before 2 a.m. Sunday at Interstate 244 and Harvard, according to an arrest report. He remains in the Tulsa Jail on counts of felony DUI, felony child endangerment and the misdemeanors driving with a revoked license ...
The Oklahoman - Jul 25 10:10am
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 ARRESTS
26 Jul 2010 - Bucks County Courier Times
Bucks County Courier Times - 42 minutes ago
Fargo crash leads to DUI arrest
A Fargo man was arrested on suspicion of DUI Sunday evening after the motorcycle he was driving crashed and a passenger on the bike was injured, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol.
The Fargo Forum - Jul 25 08:24pm
DUI convictions for June
The St. Helena Star publishes monthly convictions for driving under the influence in northern Napa County. Conviction information is taken from Napa County Superior Court records.
The St. Helena Star - Jul 26 12:16am
DUI report
The following people were sentenced the week of June 28, 2010, in 3rd District court for misdemeanor driving under the influence:
Idaho Press-Tribune - Jul 25 11:01pm
Milan driver gets 3 years in slammer for 10th DUI
A Milan man convicted of driving under the influence (DUI) for an injury accident was sentenced to three years in prison Wednesday.
Norwalk Reflector - 1 hour, 16 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
DUI Smash Up
There were a lot of unhappy car owners this morning. A suspected drunk driver smashed into six parked cars in Clairemont. It's a classic example of why driving drunk is so dangerous. KUSI's John Soderman has more. Click video.
KUSI News San Diego - Jul 24 07:20pm

Stories of the Week

July 19th - July 25th Beer Truck Driver Faces DUI Charges Collbran, Colo.

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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