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Top DUI News for the Week of May 31st - June 6th in the year Two Thousand and Ten

Sunday, June 6th

DUI Checkpoint Shows Police Team Effort, Nets Seven Arrests JOHNSTOWN, Pa. -- The Cambria County Drug Task Force held a DUI checkpoint Friday night, made seven arrests and gave out over a dozen traffic citations. The task force consists of 69 officers from all over Cambria County who team up for many different proactive operations including checkpoints. Saturday, June 5th Hill's DUI bill gutted by Assembly committee Bill's provision to give California judges the power to take away a three-time drunken driver's license for life is revised to provide for a revocation of ten years maximum.

Friday, June 4nd

DUI offenders in Butte to get the boot It won't be long until DUI offenders in Butte-Silver Bow get the boot.

Wednesday, June 2nd

476 DUI arrests in Ariz. over holiday weekend Nearly a fourth of the drivers cited for extreme DUI.

Tuesday, June 1st

DUI enforcement nets 58 arrests over holiday weekend There were no fatal alcohol-related crashes in Las Vegas during the Memorial Day weekend, Metro Police said Tuesday, announcing the arrest of 58 people in connection with driving under the influence.

Monday, May 31st

Man rescued from rollover crash charged with DUI A driver who had to be rescued from his car following a Saturday afternoon rollover crash near west suburban Aurora has been charged with DUI, State Police said.The male driver had to be rescued from his Pontiac Coupe after it rolled over multiple times at 2:36 p.m. on the eastbound Reagan Memorial Tollway (I-88) near west suburban Aurora, Illinois State Police Tollway District Sgt. MattHodgdon said ... 7th

Top DUI News, Sunday June 6th, 2010

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 - Jun 02 07:47am
DUI Checkpoint Shows Police Team Effort, Nets Seven Arrests
JOHNSTOWN, Pa. -- The Cambria County Drug Task Force held a DUI checkpoint Friday night, made seven arrests and gave out over a dozen traffic citations. The task force consists of 69 officers from all over Cambria County who team up for many different proactive operations including checkpoints.
WJAC 6 Johnstown - Jun 05 02:52pm
56 DUI arrests over holiday
The AVOID the 13 Sonoma County DUI Task Force announced Tuesday that officers had arrested 56 drunk drivers countywide during the four-day Memorial Day weekend.
The Healdsburg Tribune - Jun 05 01:40pm
DUI Phoenix Attorney Earns Not Guilty Verdict and Hung Jury in .104 Blood Alcohol Content DUI Case
DUI Phoenix Attorney from the Law Offices of David Michael Cantor was able to earn his defendant a not guilty verdict and a hung jury in a .104 blood alcohol content Driving Under the Influence case.
PRWeb via Yahoo! News - Jun 03 12:00am
Just the facts on Tucson-area DUI checkpoints
The Southern Arizona DUI Task Force patrolled Tucson and surrounding areas over the holiday weekend, looking to detect and deter drunken driving. The task force used sobriety checkpoints and saturation patrols on Friday, Saturday and Monday in areas prone to DUI-related incidents.
Arizona Daily Star - May 31 08:22pm
DUI Phoenix Attorney Earns Not Guilty Verdict and Hung Jury in .104 Blood Alcohol Content DUI Case
DUI Phoenix Attorney from the Law Offices of David Michael Cantor was able to earn his defendant a not guilty verdict and a hung jury in a .104 blood alcohol content Driving Under the Influence case. (PRWeb Jun 3, 2010) Read the full story at
PRWeb - Jun 03 12:16am
DUI Task Force Arrests 470 over Wkd
Arizona's DUI task forces made more than 470 driving-under-the-influence arrests during the Memorial Day weekend with nearly a fourth of the drivers cited for extreme DUI.
FOX 10 Phoenix - Jun 01 07:36pm
Man Charged With DUI In Eisenhower Shootings
A south suburban man was charged with DUI and reckless conduct -- and State Police continue to question him about reports of a person firing shots at motorists on the Eisenhower Expressway early Saturday on the West Side.
CBS 2 Chicago - Jun 05 03:40pm
DUI offenders in Butte to get the boot
It won't be long until DUI offenders in Butte-Silver Bow get the boot. Five boots, or wheel locks, have been ordered, according to Frank Rozan of the DUI Task Force. It's part of a new plan to immobilize cars of DUI offenders.
KXLF Butte - Jun 03 07:48am
DUI rap for 'mow' beau
The Long Island roofer whose doped-up girlfriend allegedly ran over a doctor doing yardwork was busted himself for driving under the influence of drugs, police said. Brian Steele, 29, of Oceanside, was spotted parked far from the curb in his Cadillac Escalade on Wednesday, authorities said. When cops approached, they...
New York Post - Jun 03 11:59pm
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Top DUI News, Saturday June 5th, 2010

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 - Jun 02 07:47am
DUI Phoenix Attorney Earns Not Guilty Verdict and Hung Jury in .104 Blood Alcohol Content DUI Case
DUI Phoenix Attorney from the Law Offices of David Michael Cantor was able to earn his defendant a not guilty verdict and a hung jury in a .104 blood alcohol content Driving Under the Influence case.
PRWeb via Yahoo! News - Jun 03 12:00am
DUI Phoenix Attorney Earns Not Guilty Verdict and Hung Jury in .104 Blood Alcohol Content DUI Case
DUI Phoenix Attorney from the Law Offices of David Michael Cantor was able to earn his defendant a not guilty verdict and a hung jury in a .104 blood alcohol content Driving Under the Influence case. (PRWeb Jun 3, 2010) Read the full story at
PRWeb - Jun 03 12:16am
Mesa police: DUI suspect in accident had 2 teens in car
David Cloonan Lesueur involved in collision which sent teen to hospital with minor injuries.
The Arizona Republic - Jun 04 04:41pm
DUI rap for 'mow' beau
The Long Island roofer whose doped-up girlfriend allegedly ran over a doctor doing yardwork was busted himself for driving under the influence of drugs, police said. Brian Steele, 29, of Oceanside, was spotted parked far from the curb in his Cadillac Escalade on Wednesday, authorities said. When cops approached, they...
New York Post - Jun 03 11:59pm
56 DUI arrests over holiday
The AVOID the 13 Sonoma County DUI Task Force announced Tuesday that officers had arrested 56 drunk drivers countywide during the four-day Memorial Day weekend.
The Healdsburg Tribune - Jun 04 02:10pm
DUI Task Force Arrests 470 over Wkd
Arizona's DUI task forces made more than 470 driving-under-the-influence arrests during the Memorial Day weekend with nearly a fourth of the drivers cited for extreme DUI.
FOX 10 Phoenix - Jun 01 07:36pm
Hill's DUI bill gutted by Assembly committee
Bill's provision to give California judges the power to take away a three-time drunken driver's license for life is revised to provide for a revocation of ten years maximum.
San Jose Mercury News - May 28 09:50pm
DUI suspected in fatal Tulare Co. crash
A 22-year-old Springville man was booked overnight on suspicion of driving under the influence after his 17-year-old male passenger was killed in a crash near Porterville.
The Fresno Bee - Jun 04 07:44am
Family 'completely disappointed' as DUI charges dropped
As she sat on the edge of a leather chair Friday in her Cicero home, Nancy Flores pressed her fingers to her eyes to try to stem the flow of tears. A few hours earlier, Cook County prosecutors had dropped felony charges against a Chicago police officer for a Thanksgiving Day wreck that killed her brother and his friend, both in their early 20s. Flores had pressured authorities to hold Officer ...
Chicago Tribune - Jun 04 08:15pm
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Top DUI News, Friday June 4nd, 2010

DUI rap for 'mow' beau
The Long Island roofer whose doped-up girlfriend allegedly ran over a doctor doing yardwork was busted himself for driving under the influence of drugs, police said. Brian Steele, 29, of Oceanside, was spotted parked far from the curb in his Cadillac Escalade on Wednesday, authorities said. When cops approached, they...
New York Post - Jun 03 11:59pm
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 - Jun 02 07:47am
DUI Phoenix Attorney Earns Not Guilty Verdict and Hung Jury in .104 Blood Alcohol Content DUI Case
DUI Phoenix Attorney from the Law Offices of David Michael Cantor was able to earn his defendant a not guilty verdict and a hung jury in a .104 blood alcohol content Driving Under the Influence case.
PRWeb via Yahoo! News - Jun 03 12:00am
Just the facts on Tucson-area DUI checkpoints
The Southern Arizona DUI Task Force patrolled Tucson and surrounding areas over the holiday weekend, looking to detect and deter drunken driving. The task force used sobriety checkpoints and saturation patrols on Friday, Saturday and Monday in areas prone to DUI-related incidents.
Arizona Daily Star - May 31 08:22pm
DUI Phoenix Attorney Earns Not Guilty Verdict and Hung Jury in .104 Blood Alcohol Content DUI Case
DUI Phoenix Attorney from the Law Offices of David Michael Cantor was able to earn his defendant a not guilty verdict and a hung jury in a .104 blood alcohol content Driving Under the Influence case. (PRWeb Jun 3, 2010) Read the full story at
PRWeb - Jun 03 12:16am
DUI offenders in Butte to get the boot
It won't be long until DUI offenders in Butte-Silver Bow get the boot. Five boots, or wheel locks, have been ordered, according to Frank Rozan of the DUI Task Force. It's part of a new plan to immobilize cars of DUI offenders.
KXLF Butte - Jun 03 07:48am
56 DUI arrests over Memorial Day weekend
The AVOID the 13 Sonoma County DUI Task Force announced Tuesday that officers had arrested 56 drunk drivers countywide during the four-day Memorial Day weekend.
Sonoma West Times & News - Jun 04 01:08am
DUI Task Force Arrests 470 over Wkd
Arizona's DUI task forces made more than 470 driving-under-the-influence arrests during the Memorial Day weekend with nearly a fourth of the drivers cited for extreme DUI.
FOX 10 Phoenix - Jun 01 07:36pm
DUI checkpoints a game of legal cat and mouse
Law enforcement tries to keep streets safe by going after drunken drivers.
Anderson Independent-Mail - May 30 05:00pm
DUI suspects keep police busy on Memorial Day
Photo by: File Photo Law enforcement agencies in Santa Clara County reported at least 146 arrests on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs during the Memorial Day weekend, according to Sheriff's Office Sgt. Rick Sung. The arrests were the result of the ongoing Avoid the 13 campaign, characterized by heightened enforcement of drunken driving violations. Thirteen agencies in ...
Morgan Hill Times - Jun 03 05:49pm
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Top DUI News, Wednesday June 2nd, 2010

Just the facts on Tucson-area DUI checkpoints
The Southern Arizona DUI Task Force patrolled Tucson and surrounding areas over the holiday weekend, looking to detect and deter drunken driving. The task force used sobriety checkpoints and saturation patrols on Friday, Saturday and Monday in areas prone to DUI-related incidents.
Arizona Daily Star - May 31 08:22pm
476 DUI arrests in Ariz. over holiday weekend
Nearly a fourth of the drivers cited for extreme DUI.
The Arizona Republic - Jun 01 05:13pm
Court Actions: DUI's
Melvin Eugene Jr. Wood, 180 days jail, suspended; 10 days jail; $750; DUI school; victim impact panel. Cameron B. Nasir, 180 days jail, suspended; two days jail with time served; $500; DUI school; victim impact panel.
Reno Gazette-Journal - May 27 04:46pm
DUI arrests
DUI arrests June 1, 2010
The Intelligencer - Jun 01 05:38am
DUI Task Force Arrests 470 over Wkd
Arizona's DUI task forces made more than 470 driving-under-the-influence arrests during the Memorial Day weekend with nearly a fourth of the drivers cited for extreme DUI.
FOX 10 Phoenix - Jun 01 07:36pm
DUI arrests up, with drugs a major culprit
State police arrested a record number of people for driving under the influence last year, and it appears drugs were a big reason why.Specially trained state and local police officers evaluated more than 1,100 drivers in 2009 for being impaired by prescription drugs
The Scranton Times-Tribune - May 31 09:04pm
DUI arrests up; drugs a culprit
State police arrested a record number of people for driving under the influence last year, and it appears drugs were a big reason why.
The Citizens' Voice - May 31 09:00pm
DUI arrests up, with drugs a major culprit
State police arrested a record number of people for driving under the influence last year, and it appears drugs were a big reason why.Specially trained state and local police officers evaluated more than 1,100 drivers in 2009 for being impaired by pre
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker - May 31 11:01pm
DUI arrests increase for this year's holiday weekend
San Bernardino County sheriff's deputies and area police agencies saw a spike in drunken driving arrests during the four-day Memorial Day weekend compared with previous years.
San Bernardino Sun - Jun 01 10:08pm
DUI checkpoints lead to 10 arrests
Ten drivers were arrested on impaired driving or other charges after a pair of DUI checkpoints were
The Sarasota Herald-Tribune - 9 minutes ago
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Top DUI News, Tuesday June 1st (Children's Day), 2010

Just the facts on Tucson-area DUI checkpoints
The Southern Arizona DUI Task Force patrolled Tucson and surrounding areas over the holiday weekend, looking to detect and deter drunken driving. The task force used sobriety checkpoints and saturation patrols on Friday, Saturday and Monday in areas prone to DUI-related incidents.
Arizona Daily Star - May 31 08:22pm
476 DUI arrests in Ariz. over holiday weekend
Nearly a fourth of the drivers cited for extreme DUI.
The Arizona Republic - Jun 01 05:13pm
Court Actions: DUI's
Melvin Eugene Jr. Wood, 180 days jail, suspended; 10 days jail; $750; DUI school; victim impact panel. Cameron B. Nasir, 180 days jail, suspended; two days jail with time served; $500; DUI school; victim impact panel.
Reno Gazette-Journal - May 27 04:46pm
DUI arrests
DUI arrests June 1, 2010
The Intelligencer - Jun 01 05:38am
DUI Task Force Arrests 470 over Wkd
Arizona's DUI task forces made more than 470 driving-under-the-influence arrests during the Memorial Day weekend with nearly a fourth of the drivers cited for extreme DUI.
FOX 10 Phoenix - Jun 01 07:36pm
DUI arrests up, with drugs a major culprit
State police arrested a record number of people for driving under the influence last year, and it appears drugs were a big reason why.Specially trained state and local police officers evaluated more than 1,100 drivers in 2009 for being impaired by prescription drugs
The Scranton Times-Tribune - May 31 09:04pm
DUI arrests up; drugs a culprit
State police arrested a record number of people for driving under the influence last year, and it appears drugs were a big reason why.
The Citizens' Voice - May 31 09:00pm
DUI arrests up, with drugs a major culprit
State police arrested a record number of people for driving under the influence last year, and it appears drugs were a big reason why.Specially trained state and local police officers evaluated more than 1,100 drivers in 2009 for being impaired by pre
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker - May 31 11:01pm
DUI arrests increase for this year's holiday weekend
San Bernardino County sheriff's deputies and area police agencies saw a spike in drunken driving arrests during the four-day Memorial Day weekend compared with previous years.
San Bernardino Sun - Jun 01 10:08pm
DUI checkpoints lead to 10 arrests
Ten drivers were arrested on impaired driving or other charges after a pair of DUI checkpoints were
The Sarasota Herald-Tribune - 9 minutes ago
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Top DUI News, Monday May 31st, 2010

Court Actions: DUI's
Melvin Eugene Jr. Wood, 180 days jail, suspended; 10 days jail; $750; DUI school; victim impact panel. Cameron B. Nasir, 180 days jail, suspended; two days jail with time served; $500; DUI school; victim impact panel.
Reno Gazette-Journal - May 27 04:46pm
DUI checkpoints a game of legal cat and mouse
Law enforcement tries to keep streets safe by going after drunken drivers.
Anderson Independent-Mail - May 30 05:00pm
DUI pilot project expands to Cass
Drunken drivers in Cass County busted twice in 10 years may soon need to submit to twice-daily alcohol testing, depending on where they're arrested and which judge sets their bail.
The Fargo Forum - May 30 10:30pm
DUI Attorneys Get Individual’s Prior DUI Conviction Thrown Out
DUI Attorneys from the Law Offices of David Michael Cantor were able to convince a judge to throw out a man’s prior DUI conviction for purpose of sentence enhancement.
PRWeb via Yahoo! News - May 27 12:00am
DUI Attorneys Get Individual’s Prior DUI Conviction Thrown Out
DUI Attorneys from the Law Offices of David Michael Cantor were able to convince a judge to throw out a man’s prior DUI conviction for purpose of sentence enhancement. (PRWeb May 27, 2010) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/dui-attorneys/phoenix-az/prweb4060484.htm
PRWeb - May 27 12:17am
Man Charged With DUI In Child's Crushing Death
A man is charged with multiple counts of DUI following the death of a 10-year-old boy who was crushed to death between two vehicles in the North Side Rogers Park neighborhood early Saturday.
CBS 2 Chicago - May 30 08:50pm
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 28 07:02am
Man charged with DUI in boy's death
A Rogers Park man suspected of killing a 10-year-old boy after smashing into a parked vehicle was charged with reckless homicide and aggravated driving under the influence, police said Sunday night. Martin Candia, 30, of the 1500 block of West Fargo Avenue, is accused of driving drunk in the fatal crash that occurred just after 5:45 a.m. Saturday in the 6900 block of North Ashland Boulevard. His ...
Chicago Tribune - May 30 08:33pm
Lee County DUI arrests
Deputies have release their latest list of those arrested for DUI in Lee County.
NBC 2 Fort Myers - May 25 11:30am
Ky. DUI rates vary widely
The number of arrests for driving under the influence of alcohol in Kentucky climbed nearly 15 percent from 2005 through 2009.
The Cincinnati Enquirer - May 31 02:25am

Stories of the Week

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

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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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