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Top DUI News for the Week of May 3rd - May 9th in the year Two Thousand and Ten

Sunday, May 9th

Ex-Warrant Frontman Jani Lane Arrested for DUI He was pulled over by police officers on Sunday, May 9 evening on suspicions of driving under influence.

Saturday, May 8th

DUI Biker Convicted For Fatal Crash That Killed Girl An eight-time DUI offender was convicted of second-degree murder Thursday afternoon for killing a child in a crosswalk while riding his motorcycle drunk in Novato.

Friday, May 7th

DUI Biker Convicted For Fatal Crash That Killed Girl An eight-time DUI offender was convicted of second-degree murder Thursday afternoon for killing a child in a crosswalk while riding his motorcycle drunk in Novato.

Thursday, May 6th

Electronic monitoring OK'd for DUI offenders City hopes to save at least $500,000 in annual jail costs with house arrest for DUI offenders.

Wednesday, May 5th

Increased DUI patrols for Cinco de Mayo Area law enforcement will increase patrols for Cinco de Mayo, looking for drivers under the influence. Truckee Police, as part of the "Avoid the 5" partnership between law enforcement in Nevada County, will increase roving DUI patrols in town May 5, according to a press release, in an effort to "lower deaths and injuries with so many local establishments offering discounted drink ...

Tuesday, May 4th

DUI Lawyers Get Case Dismissed Due to Officerís Lack of Memory DUI Lawyers from the Law Offices of David Michael Cantor were able to get an Extreme DUI case dismissed due to the fact that the charging officer was unable to remember details that were pertinent to the case. (PRWeb May 5, 2010) Read the full story at

Monday, May 3rd

DUI checkpoint this weekend in Springfield The Northern Delaware County DUI Taskforce will be conducting a DUI Checkpoint during the weekend of Friday, April 30 within Springfield Township. The Northern Delaware County DUI Taskforce is comprised of six municipalities - Haverford, Marple, Newtown, Radnor, Springfield and Upper Darby townships. It has been in operation since September 2009 and has conducted five operations to date. 7th

Top DUI News, Sunday May 9th, 2010

Reno police to conduct DUI saturation patrols through May 9
Reno police will be conducting DUI saturation patrols beginning today and lasting through May 9.
Reno Gazette-Journal - Apr 28 3:30 PM
Warrant Singer Arrested for DUI
Filed under: Jani Lane , Celebrity Justice TMZ has learned Jani Lane from the 80s hairband Warrant is currently being booked on suspicion of DUI. LAPD arrested Lane in Woodland Hills, CA this evening. Police sources tell us Lane was driving a black Infiniti sedan when he allegedly hit a parked… Read more
TMZ - May 09 8:31 PM
Public Records
At 10:05 a.m. Gaylord Dorney, 60, of Sterling, reported the theft of two cast iron lawn chairs, valued at $200, from his residence at 512 N. Fifth St., sometime between 11 p.m., May 1 and 9 a.m., May 2.
Sterling Journal-Advocate - 2 hours, 56 minutes ago
Local briefs: DUI checkpoint yields 9 arrests
Police arrested nine suspected drunken drivers Friday night at a DUI checkpoint in southwest Fresno.
The Fresno Bee - Apr 24 10:58 PM
DUI checkpoint at CCSU
NEW BRITAIN – The police departments of Central Connecticut State University and New Britain will be conducting a DUI checkpoint on Thursday, May 6, between 7 p.m. and 1 a.m. CCSU Police Lt. Chris Cervoni says the checkpoint will be located on various streets adjacent to the Central campus.
The Bristol Press - May 04 9:41 AM
Lee County DUI arrests
Deputies have released the latest list of those arrested for DUI in Lee County.
NBC 2 Fort Myers - May 04 7:08 AM
Police Beat: May 9, 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 239-477-1000 or the Marco Island Police Department at 389-5050.
Naples Daily News - May 09 6:09 PM
North Bend man arrested for 9th DUI
Associated Press - May 9, 2010 2:05 PM ET NORTH BEND, Wash. (AP) - A 48-year-old North Bend man sought on a warrant for his ninth drunken driving charge has been arrested at his home.
KHQ Spokane - May 09 11:11 AM
Woman charged with DUI, child neglect
Associated Press - May 9, 2010 11:44 AM ET NEW PORT RICHEY, Fla. (AP) - A New Port Richey woman reportedly crashed her car while driving a child to school after taking Xanax and NyQuil.
NBC 2 Fort Myers - May 09 8:53 AM
Ex-Warrant Frontman Jani Lane Arrested for DUI
He was pulled over by police officers on Sunday, May 9 evening on suspicions of driving under influence.
AceShowbiz - 2 hours, 41 minutes ago
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Top DUI News, Saturday May 8th, 2010

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The Olympian - May 07 11:45 PM
DUI Attorney Arizona Gets DUI Case Dismissed Due to a Miranda Rights Violation
DUI Attorney Arizona David Michael Cantor’s office was able to convince a Globe Regional Justice Court judge to dismiss a DUI case due to the officer’s improper reading of the clients Miranda rights. (PRWeb May 8, 2010) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/dui-attorney-az/david-michael-cantor/prweb3975854.htm
PRWeb - May 08 1:42 AM
DUI Attorney Arizona Gets DUI Case Dismissed Due to a Miranda Rights Violation
DUI Attorney Arizona David Michael Cantor’s office was able to convince a Globe Regional Justice Court judge to dismiss a DUI case due to the officer’s improper reading of the clients Miranda rights.
PRWeb via Yahoo! News - May 07 9:30 AM
Latest DUI-related arrests in Reno
Kenneth Raymond Braun, 96 hours community service; $735; victim impact panel. Angela Marie Call, 60 hours community service; $635; victim impact panel.
Reno Gazette-Journal - May 05 10:15 AM
Less DUI enforcement in Pinellas means fewer arrests
But it's not good news. The Sheriff's Office blames budget cuts for less enforcement.
St. Petersburg Times - May 06 3:57 PM
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 - May 05 9:32 AM
Lee County DUI arrests
Deputies have released the latest list of those arrested for DUI in Lee County.
NBC 2 Fort Myers - May 04 7:08 AM
Thurston Co. DUI Court has first graduates
The first three graduates of Thurston County's inaugural DUI Court recounted stories of how they got sober during an emotional ceremony Friday in Thurston County Superior Court.
Seattle Times - May 02 2:11 PM
DUI Biker Convicted For Fatal Crash That Killed Girl
An eight-time DUI offender was convicted of second-degree murder Thursday afternoon for killing a child in a crosswalk while riding his motorcycle drunk in Novato.
KTVU 2 San Francisco - May 06 6:34 PM
DUI Lawyers Get Case Dismissed Due to Officer’s Lack of Memory
DUI Lawyers from the Law Offices of David Michael Cantor were able to get an Extreme DUI case dismissed due to the fact that the charging officer was unable to remember details that were pertinent to the case. (PRWeb May 5, 2010) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/dui-lawyer-az/david-michael-cantor/prweb3958844.htm
PRWeb - May 04 1:24 PM
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Top DUI News, Friday May 7th, 2010

Less DUI enforcement in Pinellas means fewer arrests
But it's not good news. The Sheriff's Office blames budget cuts for less enforcement.
St. Petersburg Times - May 06 3:57 PM
Latest DUI-related arrests in Reno
Kenneth Raymond Braun, 96 hours community service; $735; victim impact panel. Angela Marie Call, 60 hours community service; $635; victim impact panel.
Reno Gazette-Journal - May 05 10:15 AM
DUI bill stirs concern
The Kansas Senate on Thursday stirred tensions with Mothers Against Drunk Driving when it refused to sign on to tougher penalties for first-time DUI offenders. read more
The Topeka Capital-Journal - 1 hour, 59 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 - May 05 9:32 AM
DUI Biker Convicted For Fatal Crash That Killed Girl
An eight-time DUI offender was convicted of second-degree murder Thursday afternoon for killing a child in a crosswalk while riding his motorcycle drunk in Novato.
KTVU 2 San Francisco - 1 hour, 50 minutes ago
West Valley DUI Task Force joins forces to get drunks off road
The West Valley DUI Task Force is a joint effort among most West Valley police agencies. About 40 to 60 officers descend on a West Valley city for a night in a concentrated saturation patrol aimed at getting impaired drivers off the streets.
The Arizona Republic - Apr 29 11:59 AM
Lee County DUI arrests
Deputies have released the latest list of those arrested for DUI in Lee County.
NBC 2 Fort Myers - May 04 7:08 AM
DUI Lawyers Get Case Dismissed Due to Officer’s Lack of Memory
DUI Lawyers from the Law Offices of David Michael Cantor were able to get an Extreme DUI case dismissed due to the fact that the charging officer was unable to remember details that were pertinent to the case. (PRWeb May 5, 2010) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/dui-lawyer-az/david-michael-cantor/prweb3958844.htm
PRWeb - May 04 1:24 PM
DUI breath test law heads to Missoula City Council for Monday vote
A proposal to criminalize motorists who refuse breath tests inDUI cases is bound for Monday night's Missoula City Councilmeeting, when members will likely vote to either approve or oppose the ordinance.
Missoulian - May 05 7:37 PM
DUI Lawyers Get Case Dismissed Due to Officer’s Lack of Memory
DUI Lawyers from the Law Offices of David Michael Cantor were able to get an Extreme DUI case dismissed due to the fact that the charging officer was unable to remember details that were pertinent to the case.
PRWeb via Yahoo! News - May 04 9:00 AM
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Top DUI News, Thursday May 6th, 2010

Update: Fontana Police Department will hold another DUI/driver's license checkpoint on May 6
The Fontana Police Department will be holding a DUI/driver's license checkpoint on Thursday, May 6. The checkpoint will take place from 6 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. at an undisclosed location.
Fontana Herald News - May 06 11:15 AM
DUI Checkpoint: May 6, 2010
CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- The Charleston Police Department will conduct a DUI checkpoint from 6 p.m. to midnight Thursday in the 2600 block of Kanawha Boulevard....
The Charleston Gazette - May 05 1:00 PM
DUI checkpoint at CCSU
NEW BRITAIN – The police departments of Central Connecticut State University and New Britain will be conducting a DUI checkpoint on Thursday, May 6, between 7 p.m. and 1 a.m. CCSU Police Lt. Chris Cervoni says the checkpoint will be located on various streets adjacent to the Central campus.
The Bristol Press - May 03 9:48 PM
Driver in Olney crash charged with DUI
A driver involved in an overnight crash in the Olney section of Philadelphia has been charged with DUI.
6abc Philadelphia - May 06 4:43 AM
Goshen DUI checkpoint planned for Friday
GOSHEN -- Friday night, officers from the Elkhart County Sheriff's Department and other law enforcement agencies will conduct a DUI checkpoint on Goshen's west side.
South Bend Tribune - May 06 7:13 AM
DUI, drug misuse targeted
By SHARIE PYKE - for The Outpost Montana Attorney General Steve Bullock last week presented a new Montana project to cut down on DUI-related deaths, and also a plan to deal with the rising misuse of prescription drugs. At the League of Women Voters’ state convention in Billings, Mr. Bullock announced the May 1 kickoff of the “24-7 Project” in Helena and Lewis and Clark County, a pilot program ...
The Billings Outpost - May 05 8:10 PM
Police News: Week of May 3
The Central Connecticut State University and New Britain police departments will be conducting a DUI checkpoint on Thursday May 6 between 7 p.m. and 1 a.m.
The Recorder - May 04 2:39 PM
Electronic monitoring OK'd for DUI offenders
City hopes to save at least $500,000 in annual jail costs with house arrest for DUI offenders.
The Arizona Republic - Apr 29 9:17 AM
Ariz. DUI task forces release arrest stats
PHOENIX (AP) - Arizona's DUI task forces made more than 170 driving-under-the-influence arrests during Cinco de Mayo with nearly a third of the drivers cited for extreme DUI.
KOLD News 13 Tuscon - 1 hour, 21 minutes ago
Eighteen arrested in DUI sweep
Officers with the Palm Desert Police Traffic Team conducted a DUI warrant sweep at various locations in Palm Desert from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The Desert Sun - May 01 6:38 PM
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Top DUI News, Wednesday May 5th, 2010

Spanish DUI course planned for May 21, 22
MARSHALLTOWN — Iowa Valley Continuing Education will offer the course Driving Unimpaired (DUI) in Spanish this month.
Newton Daily News - May 05 2:17 PM
DUI, drug misuse targeted
By SHARIE PYKE - for The Outpost Montana Attorney General Steve Bullock last week presented a new Montana project to cut down on DUI-related deaths, and also a plan to deal with the rising misuse of prescription drugs. At the League of Women Voters’ state convention in Billings, Mr. Bullock announced the May 1 kickoff of the “24-7 Project” in Helena and Lewis and Clark County, a pilot program ...
The Billings Outpost - May 05 8:10 PM
DUI Arrests
DUI Arrests for May 3, 2010
Bucks County Courier Times - May 03 6:31 AM
Increased DUI patrols for Cinco de Mayo
TRUCKEE - Area law enforcement will increase patrols for Cinco de Mayo, looking for drivers under the influence. Truckee Police, as part of the "Avoid the 5" partnership between law enforcement in Nevada County, will increase roving DUI patrols in town May 5, according to a press release, in an effort to "lower deaths and injuries with so many local establishments offering discounted drink ...
Sierra Sun - May 05 3:09 PM
DUI checkpoint at CCSU
NEW BRITAIN – The police departments of Central Connecticut State University and New Britain will be conducting a DUI checkpoint on Thursday, May 6, between 7 p.m. and 1 a.m. CCSU Police Lt. Chris Cervoni says the checkpoint will be located on various streets adjacent to the Central campus.
The Bristol Press - May 03 9:48 PM
Sheriff's Report - May 5, 2010
KEY MVOP – misdemeanor violation of probation FVOP – felony violation of probation Agg – aggravated Poss – possession Meth – methamphetamine DUI – driving under the influence DWLSR – driving while license suspended or revoked FTA –...
Santa Rosa Press Gazette - May 04 12:57 PM
VIDEO & PHOTOS: Lindsay Lohan Out On The Town After DUI Class
Lindsay Lohan did her due diligence in showing up to her DUI classes Wednesday afternoon; by Wednesday evening and into the wee hours of Thursday morning, she was back to painting the town red, as RadarOnline.com has obtained pics of the Mean Girls star leaving Las Palmas Night Club in Hollywood. PHOTOS: Lindsay Lohan Out On The Town
RadarOnline.com - May 06 8:09 AM
Shippensburg man charged with DUI after chase in Carlisle
Mark A. Shaffer, 33, of the 2100 block of Ritner Highway, Shippensburg, was arrested on DUI and other charges following a pursuit on April 26, according to a May 3 report by Carlisle police.
The Sentinel - May 03 6:34 AM
Sheriff's Dept. to increase traffic, DUI patrols
Sheriff's Department announces additional summer patrols, DUI checkpoints and decoy cars; citizens group ASPCH plans safety campaign.
The Malibu Times - May 05 8:58 PM
Police Log May 5, 2010
Name, age, address Place of arrest Charges; bail May 5 Darris Neal House, 50, Osino Interstate 80, marker 314 DUI, open container and failure to maintain travel lane; $951
Elko Daily Free Press - May 06 8:25 AM
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Top DUI News, Tuesday May 4th, 2010

Court Actions: DUI's
Kenneth Raymond Braun, 96 hours community service; $735; victim impact panel. Angela Marie Call, 60 hours community service; $635; victim impact panel.
Reno Gazette-Journal - May 04 5:16 PM
Lee County DUI arrests
Deputies have released the latest list of those arrested for DUI in Lee County.
NBC 2 Fort Myers - May 04 7:08 AM
DUI Lawyers Get Case Dismissed Due to Officer’s Lack of Memory
DUI Lawyers from the Law Offices of David Michael Cantor were able to get an Extreme DUI case dismissed due to the fact that the charging officer was unable to remember details that were pertinent to the case. (PRWeb May 5, 2010) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/dui-lawyer-az/david-michael-cantor/prweb3958844.htm
PRWeb - May 04 1:24 PM
DUI Lawyers Get Case Dismissed Due to Officer’s Lack of Memory
DUI Lawyers from the Law Offices of David Michael Cantor were able to get an Extreme DUI case dismissed due to the fact that the charging officer was unable to remember details that were pertinent to the case.
PRWeb via Yahoo! News - May 04 9:00 AM
Thurston Co. DUI Court has first graduates
The first three graduates of Thurston County's inaugural DUI Court recounted stories of how they got sober during an emotional ceremony Friday in Thurston County Superior Court.
Seattle Times - May 02 2:11 PM
West Valley DUI Task Force joins forces to get drunks off road
The West Valley DUI Task Force is a joint effort among most West Valley police agencies. About 40 to 60 officers descend on a West Valley city for a night in a concentrated saturation patrol aimed at getting impaired drivers off the streets.
The Arizona Republic - Apr 29 11:59 AM
DUI Cases Entail Complex Issues Best Addressed by an Experienced DUI Attorney
PASADENA, Calif., April 27 -- Many attorneys, faced with a client's call about their DUI arrest, consider the matter a mostly open-and-shut case. Either the blood alcohol level was above .08 or it wasn't. Guilty or not guilty.
The Auto Channel - Apr 27 9:21 PM
DUI manslaughter trial begins with jury selection
BRADENTON — Attorneys spent Monday picking a jury in the DUI manslaughter and vehicular homicide trial of a Sarasota man accused of pulling in front a motorcyclist on U.S. 41 while intoxicated on prescription pills.
Bradenton Herald - May 03 8:59 PM
DUI Arizona Lawyers Get DUI Case Dismissed Due to Lack of Probable Cause For Arrest
DUI Arizona Lawyers from the Law Offices of David Michael Cantor were able to get an entire DUI case dismissed due to lack of probable cause for arrest.
PRWeb via Yahoo! News - May 01 8:45 AM
DUI Charges
The following were charged with driving under the influence of alcohol and/or illegal drugs:
The Intelligencer - May 03 6:59 AM
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Top DUI News, Monday May 3rd, 2010

Lee County DUI arrests
Deputies have released the latest list of those arrested for DUI in Lee County.
NBC 2 Fort Myers - 11 minutes ago
Thurston Co. DUI Court has first graduates
The first three graduates of Thurston County's inaugural DUI Court recounted stories of how they got sober during an emotional ceremony Friday in Thurston County Superior Court.
Seattle Times - May 02 2:11 PM
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 - Apr 29 8:17 AM
DUI Suspected in Fatal Stevenson Crash
Charges are pending against a motorist following a fatal crash involving alcohol and speed Monday night on the Stevenson Expressway on the South Side.
FOX News Chicago - 2 hours, 6 minutes ago
Hill's DUI bill stalled by questions over cost
Hill's proposal stiffens penalties for repeat offenders, but cost may be too high
San Jose Mercury News - May 03 7:37 PM
West Valley DUI Task Force joins forces to get drunks off road
The West Valley DUI Task Force is a joint effort among most West Valley police agencies. About 40 to 60 officers descend on a West Valley city for a night in a concentrated saturation patrol aimed at getting impaired drivers off the streets.
The Arizona Republic - Apr 29 11:59 AM
DUI offenders can still drive, thanks to new law
It's no mistake if you think you've seen state schools chief Randy Dorn driving through Olympia since he pleaded guilty last month to driving under the influence. Like other drivers who are convicted of a DUI, the first-term superintendent of public instruction received an automatic 90-day driver's license suspension. But that doesn't mean he can't drive.
Tacoma News Tribune - May 02 8:04 PM
DUI checkpoint this weekend in Springfield
The Northern Delaware County DUI Taskforce will be conducting a DUI Checkpoint during the weekend of Friday, April 30 within Springfield Township. The Northern Delaware County DUI Taskforce is comprised of six municipalities - Haverford, Marple, Newtown, Radnor, Springfield and Upper Darby townships. It has been in operation since September 2009 and has conducted five operations to date.
News of Delaware County - 2 hours, 2 minutes ago
DUI manslaughter trial begins with jury selection
BRADENTON — Attorneys spent Monday picking a jury in the DUI manslaughter and vehicular homicide trial of a Sarasota man accused of pulling in front a motorcyclist on U.S. 41 while intoxicated on prescription pills.
Bradenton Herald - May 03 8:59 PM

Stories of the Week

May 3rd - May 9th

DUI Lawyers Get Case Dismissed Due to Officerís 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

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