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DUI News for the Week of May 21st - May 27th in the year Two Thousand and Twelve

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Top DUI News, Sunday, May 27th, 2012

Tuckahoe, Brooklyn residents charged with drunken driving on Sprain
Troopers charged two motorists with driving while intoxicated after recent traffic stops on the Sprain Brook Parkway in Westchester County, state police said. Vera C.
The Journal News - May 25 04:52am
SOUTH BRUNSWICK: Driver charged with DWI in Route 1 accident
Kendall Park resident Michael Vincent, 41, will face driving while intoxicated and reckless driving charges once he is released from the hospital following a crash on Route 1 Wednesday morning, according to police.
South Brunswick Post - May 26 11:59pm
Fillmore man damages power poles, cars in Portage accident
Livingston County SheriffՀs deputies charged a Fillmore man with driving while intoxicated after he was injured in a one-car accident early Friday morning.
The Hornell Evening Tribune - May 25 06:53am
Keller and area police reports
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Fort Worth Star-Telegram - May 25 03:35pm
Police: Intoxicated boater arrested
Conservation Officers arrested a man on Friday night for driving a boat while intoxicated on a lake in Monticello, Ind. Read more at www.WISHTV.com
WISH-TV Indianapolis - May 26 03:13pm
Syracuse man charged with felony DWI after reportedly driving without tires
A Syracuse man is facing a felony driving while intoxicated charge after witnesses told Oswego County SheriffՀs Investigators that he was driving on two rims.
WSYR 9 Syracuse - May 25 06:39am
Woman drove drunk with child in car, troopers say; 11 charged with DWI in Lower Hudson Valley
A Connecticut woman who drove drunk with a child in her car is among 11 people charged with drunken driving Friday and Saturday in Westchester, Rockland and Putnam counties, state and local police said.
The Journal News - May 26 02:22pm
SOUTH BRUNSWICK: Driver charged with DWI in Route 1 accident
Kendall Park resident Michael Vincent, 41, will face driving while intoxicated and reckless driving charges once he is released from the hospital following a crash on Route 1 Wednesday morning, according to police.
South Brunswick Post - May 25 11:44pm
Fort Ann town worker guilty in DWI case
FORT EDWARD -- The Fort Ann employee who kept his job driving a town truck despite a felony driving while intoxicated arrest pleaded guilty Friday in Washington County Court.
The Post-Star - May 26 12:24pm
N. Tonawanda driver faces felony DWI charge
A North Tonawanda man was charged with a felony count of driving while intoxicated after he nearly crashed into an Erie County sheriff's deputy's patrol car late Wednesday night in Amherst, officials said.
The Buffalo News - May 26 03:26am
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Top DUI News, Sunday, May 27th, 2012

Tuckahoe, Brooklyn residents charged with drunken driving on Sprain
Troopers charged two motorists with driving while intoxicated after recent traffic stops on the Sprain Brook Parkway in Westchester County, state police said. Vera C.
The Journal News - May 25 04:52am
SOUTH BRUNSWICK: Driver charged with DWI in Route 1 accident
Kendall Park resident Michael Vincent, 41, will face driving while intoxicated and reckless driving charges once he is released from the hospital following a crash on Route 1 Wednesday morning, according to police.
South Brunswick Post - May 26 11:59pm
Fillmore man damages power poles, cars in Portage accident
Livingston County SheriffՀs deputies charged a Fillmore man with driving while intoxicated after he was injured in a one-car accident early Friday morning.
The Hornell Evening Tribune - May 25 06:53am
Keller and area police reports
Keller
Fort Worth Star-Telegram - May 25 03:35pm
Police: Intoxicated boater arrested
Conservation Officers arrested a man on Friday night for driving a boat while intoxicated on a lake in Monticello, Ind. Read more at www.WISHTV.com
WISH-TV Indianapolis - May 26 03:13pm
Syracuse man charged with felony DWI after reportedly driving without tires
A Syracuse man is facing a felony driving while intoxicated charge after witnesses told Oswego County SheriffՀs Investigators that he was driving on two rims.
WSYR 9 Syracuse - May 25 06:39am
Woman drove drunk with child in car, troopers say; 11 charged with DWI in Lower Hudson Valley
A Connecticut woman who drove drunk with a child in her car is among 11 people charged with drunken driving Friday and Saturday in Westchester, Rockland and Putnam counties, state and local police said.
The Journal News - May 26 02:22pm
SOUTH BRUNSWICK: Driver charged with DWI in Route 1 accident
Kendall Park resident Michael Vincent, 41, will face driving while intoxicated and reckless driving charges once he is released from the hospital following a crash on Route 1 Wednesday morning, according to police.
South Brunswick Post - May 25 11:44pm
Fort Ann town worker guilty in DWI case
FORT EDWARD -- The Fort Ann employee who kept his job driving a town truck despite a felony driving while intoxicated arrest pleaded guilty Friday in Washington County Court.
The Post-Star - May 26 12:24pm
N. Tonawanda driver faces felony DWI charge
A North Tonawanda man was charged with a felony count of driving while intoxicated after he nearly crashed into an Erie County sheriff's deputy's patrol car late Wednesday night in Amherst, officials said.
The Buffalo News - May 26 03:26am
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Top DUI News, Friday, May 25th, 2012

Hampton man charged with DWI after crash
HAMPTON ' A 20-year-old local man is facing charges of driving under the influence after a motor-vehicle crash that resulted in a power outage.
Portsmouth Herald - May 24 11:24pm
Charges dropped against school bus driver accused of OUI
Charges have been dropped against a school bus driver who was accused of operating under the influence.
WMUR New Hampshire - May 23 06:11am
Dellroy man indicted in crash that killed Waynesburg man
A Stark County grand jury has indicted a Carroll County man in connection with a fatal traffic crash in March.
The Canton Repository - May 24 08:36am
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Drunk Driving Foes: Return Licenses to Repeat Offenders - WCVB - Boston via Yahoo! News
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Jackson police: Arrest for operating under the influence of drugs; Assist fire department at Maaco; Burglary on Deyo ...
The Jackson Police Department reported the following activity for Monday, April 30. Officers made eight arrests, conducted 23 traffic stops, and were dispatched to 65 calls for service.
The Jackson Citizen Patriot - May 01 05:54am
Police: Fall River woman charged with OUI
A Fall River woman was arrested last week in Portsmouth and charged with operating under the influence of liquor.
Fall River Herald News - May 12 09:11pm
Man charged with crashing car into State Police cruiser in downtown Boston
A Dorchester man was arrested early this morning after he allegedly ran his car into a State Police cruiser in downtown Boston and continued to drive before stopping. Leonidas Joachim, 24, was arrested for operating under the influence of liquor and making an unsafe lane change, State Police said this morning. Joachim was released on personal recognizance and is expected to be arraigned today in ...
Boston Globe - May 17 11:16pm
Mother arrested for allegedly driving under the influence
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) -- A woman was arrested Thursday after allegedly operating a vehicle under the influence. According to police the woman was driving with her two-year-old child in the car. Police say the car over turned about four times before stopping. The mother and child were taken to the hospital with unknown injuries. She was charged with criminal mischief, failure to use a child ...
WHAS TV11 Louisville - May 07 12:18pm
Police: Drunken driver turns onto median
- Seidy Falla , 23, of 22 Milton St., Stamford, was charged Tuesday with operation while under the influence, unsafe movement and operating a motor vehicle without a license.
Greenwich Time - May 23 08:22pm
Wilmington man arraigned in fatal
WOBURN -- A 44-year-old Wilmington man was arraigned in Middlesex Superior Court Friday on charges of striking and killing a pedestrian last winter.
Lowell Sun - May 19 04:01am
Unconscious driver arrested for drug use, police say
A man who didn't move his vehicle when a red light turned green was arrested Tuesday afternoon for an alleged fourth operating under the influence charge.
Wisconsin State Journal - May 16 10:15am
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Top DUI News, Thursday, May 24th, 2012

Repeat OVI offender sentenced, again
Six times in 20 years Watertown resident Rodney Heath Quimby has been convicted of operating a vehicle while intoxicated.
The Marietta Times - 2 hours, 48 minutes ago
Surveillance Video Shows Alleged OVI Mom'۪s State Following Arrest
EASTLAKE, Ohio ' Police say Mindy Sotak, 29, of Eastlake, was arrested over the weekend for OVI with her kids...
FOX 8 Cleveland - May 22 02:47pm
Man Charged with OVI, Had Zebra in Vehicle
The charge is rather routine -- an Iowa man was arrested over the weekend, accused of operating a vehicle while intoxicated, according to a police report.
FOX 8 Cleveland - May 23 10:47am
Man in Brunswick arrested on sixth OVI charge
BRUNSWICK ' A city resident was arrested late Monday on his sixth charge of operating a vehicle while impaired in the last 20 years. William Culp, 51, of 3037 Byron Drive, was charged with OVI and obstructing official business after police responded to reports of loud music in the area around 11 p.m. and saw Culp ... Read More
The Medina County Gazette - 57 minutes ago
OVI arrest made in Warren Co. crash
Troopers are investigating a crash on U.S. 42 south of Waynesville, which resulted in an OVI arrest. Troopers said a man and woman were inside the vehicle when it ran off the side of the road and into a ditch in the 4900 block of U.S. 42. Both people jumped out of the vehicle and fled the scene, but were located a short time later. One person was arrested for OVI, troopers said.
WHIO-TV 7 Dayton - May 18 01:56am
Mother Arrested for OVI with Kids in Car, Already Facing Child Endangering Charges
EASTLAKE, Ohio ' Authorities arrested an Eastlake woman on Saturday afternoon for allegedly being drunk behind the wheel with her...
FOX 8 Cleveland - May 21 10:47am
Westlake PD: Mom arrested for OVI with kids in the car
Police say they have arrested a 31-year-old Elyria woman for operating a vehicle while intoxicated and driving under suspension while her two young children were in the car.
WKYC Cleveland - May 11 06:15am
Teen cited for OVI in Butler Twp. crash
The driver involved in a crash early Wednesday morning, that sent three teenagers to a local hospital, will be cited with operating a vehicle while intoxicated, according to police. The crash happened around 1:20 a.m. when a car attempted to make a right turn onto Meaker Road from Frederick Pike, lost control, took out a traffic sign and hit a tree, according to police. The 19-year-old driver ...
WHIO-TV 7 Dayton - May 15 11:56pm
CPD: 2 OVI wrecks in hours for driver
An Indiana man was arrested early Wednesday morning for a drunk driving crash not once, but twice, in just a matter of hours in Cincinnati.
WCPO Cincinnati - May 03 06:34am
Mom arrested for OVI on Mother's Day
A Blue Ash mother spent part of her Mother's Day jailed after being arrested for drunk driving with her daughter in the car.
WCPO Cincinnati - May 14 06:05am
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Top DUI News, Wednesday, May 23rd, 2012

Man gets OWI with zebra, parrot in truck
Officers report the zebra watched as the driver took OWI field tests.
KCCI 8 Des Moines - May 22 11:51am
Man with zebra, parrot in truck charged with OWI
Most people might leave their pets behind when going for a drink at the local watering hole. Not Jerald Reiter, a longtime farmer and exotic pet owner.
The Des Moines Register - 2 hours, 23 minutes ago
Iowa Man arrested for OWI with zebra, parrot in front sea... - WAAY-TV Huntsville
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Man sentenced for third OWI
MANITOWOC A 36-year-old Manitowoc man was sentenced to jail as part of probation for his third-offense operating while intoxicated.
Manitowoc Herald Times Reporter - 2 hours, 20 minutes ago
Teen charged with OWI in car crash that killed 4
Eighteen-year-old Victor Benitez is facing four counts of homicide by intoxicated driving.
TMJ4 Milwaukee - May 22 06:41am
Former state senate leader charged with OWI
A former Republican senate leader and owner of the Iowa Barnstormers faces an OWI charge, police say.
KCCI 8 Des Moines - May 20 02:42am
Barnstorms owner faces OWI charge
A former Republican senator and owner of the Iowa Barnstormers faces an OWI charge, police say.
KCCI 8 Des Moines - May 19 04:57pm
Barnstormers owner faces OWI charge
A former Republican senator and owner of the Iowa Barnstormers faces an OWI charge, police say.
KCCI 8 Des Moines - May 19 05:43pm
Manitowoc man sentenced for third OWI
MANITOWOC A 36-year-old Manitowoc man was sentenced to jail as part of probation for his third-offense operating while intoxicated.
Manitowoc Herald Times Reporter - May 22 12:59pm
Oneida man charged with 8th offense OWI
An Oneida man has been charged in Shawano County Circuit Court with his alleged eighth drunken driving offense.
The Shawano Leader - May 22 10:31pm
Lamberti still in line to head racing panel, despite OWI arrest
Former Iowa Senate President Jeff Lamberti still appears be a strong candidate for the chairmanship of the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission, after an arrest for drunken driving in Des Moines. Gov.
The Des Moines Register - May 22 02:12am
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Top DUI News, Tuesday, May 22nd, 2012

Utica man charged with felony DWI under Leandra's Law
A Utica man who allegedly had his daughter in the car with him while driving while intoxicated is facing felony DWI charges under Leandra's Law, state police said.
The Observer-Dispatch - May 21 06:06am
Woman charged with DWI after hit-and-run crash
ARCADE'An town woman was charged with aggravated drunken driving and leaving the scene of a property damage accident after a hit-and- run crash over the weekend at the entrance to Arcade Valley Estates, Wyoming County sheriff's officials said Monday.
The Buffalo News - 1 hour, 16 minutes ago
Bloomfield man arrested for DWI and drug possession
A Bloomfield man was arrested early Sunday morning for DWI among other charges, according to police.
MPNnow.com Bloomfield - May 20 02:40pm
"DWI slay" cabby: I hit a guy?
A Brooklyn cabby who was allegedly drunk when he fatally mowed down a pedestrian told cops that he 'didn't remember hitting a person.I was driving and lost control when another car cut me off, Avedis Sayesh told the officers at a station house on Sunday morning when he...
New York Post - May 14 10:28pm
Ballston Spa woman charged with DWI
A Ballston Spa woman was arrested in the Town of Northhampton following a DWI arrest Sunday. The Fulton County Sheriff'۪s Office said 18-year-old Sara R. Romano-Wolfe was arrested around 3:30 p.m. on State Highway 30.
WNYT Albany - May 21 12:29pm
A Utica man was arrested for DWI under Leandra's Law
A Utica man was arrested after police found him driving drunk with his 8-year-old daughter in car.
CNYCentral.com - May 21 04:52am
DWI charge drifts way of driver with appetite
LOCKPORT'A Lockport man who fell asleep after placing his order at a McDonald'۪s drive-through Thursday has been charged with driving while intoxicated, Niagara County sheriff's deputies said.
The Buffalo News - May 19 04:10am
3 charged with DWI in Buchanan, Carmel, Southeast, police s... - The Journal News
Former MSU QB Wooden had DWI - The Springfield News-Leader
Man arrested for DWI after hitting 3 vehicles - The Russellville Courier
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Vehicle in ditch leads to aggravated DWI charge
A Buffalo woman was charged with aggravated DWI after being found in her vehicle in a ditch on Seneca Street near Northstar Road about 2:30 a.m. Saturday, state police said.
The Buffalo News - May 20 02:55am
No charges for passenger in deadly DWI
The passenger in a DWI crash that killed two teenage sisters will not face any charges.
KRQE & KASA FOX 2 Albuquerque - May 18 08:59am
NH man with 10 DWI convictions to be paroled - Boston Globe
Progreso city manager busted on another DWI charge - KGBT 4 Rio Grande Valley
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Sheriff intervenes in DWI arrest
The Terrebonne Parish sheriff intervened in a DWI arrest, suggesting the arresting deputy set the suspect free. The deputy complied, and a criminal-justice expert says the sheriff should be investigated for wrongdoing.
The Houma Courier - May 17 05:15pm
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Top DUI News, Monday, May 21st 30th, 2012

BREAKING: UFC Champion Jon Jones Arrested on Suspicion of DUI
UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones was arrested in the early hours of Saturday morning on suspicion of DUI. TMZ first reported the incident, which was later confirmed to MMAWeekly.com by Jones'۪ manager, Malki Kawa.
MMA Weekly via Yahoo! Sports - May 19 11:09am
Jon Jones' DUI arrest likely won't affect hi... - Yahoo! Sports via Yahoo! Sports
Jon Jones DUI: Real Photo of UFC Champ's Wrecked Bentley Sur... - Bleacher Report
Jon Jones in UFC Fast Lane, First Beer Ad, Then DUI Drama: Fan... - Yahoo! Sports
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Jon Jones Allegedly Arrested for DUI and Other Fighting Figures in Serious Car Accidents
It is being reported that early on Saturday, May 19, 2012, Jon Jones was involved in a serious car crash that totaled his Bentley. After he allegedly failed a breathalyzer test, he was arrested. He has since been released. Jones is lucky that he was not injured. Unfortunately, there have been other members of the fighting community who have been. Here is a look at some other fighters, and ...
Yahoo! Contributor Network via Yahoo! Sports - May 19 10:17pm
Off-duty Prince George'۪s officer charged with DUI
A Prince George'۪s County police officer has been charged with driving under the influence while off duty, authorities said. Prince George'۪s County police said that Daniel Gonzalez, 38, crashed his marked police cruiser about 5:15 a.m. Saturday at Route 1 and Tanglewood Drive. Read full article >>
Washington Post - May 20 11:15am
Former AB Police Chief calls DUI arrest 'Blue on Blue'
Another former Atlantic Beach official is in the hot seat after a DUI arrest in Surfside Beach Sunday morning.
WMBF News Myrtle Beach - May 20 01:55pm
UFC champion Jon (Bones) Jones arrested for DUI after reportedly crashing Bentley
UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon (Bones) Jones has been arrested for DUI.
Associated Press via Yahoo! News - May 19 11:36am
Jon Jones' DUI Arrest Won't Affect His Public Image: Fan's View
History dictates that Jon Jones' DUI arrest in Binghamton, N.Y., on May 19 will not have a significantly adverse impact on his UFC career.
Yahoo! Sports - May 20 01:36am
UFC champ Jon Jones arrested for DUI
UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon (Bones) Jones has been arrested for DUI after crashing his Bentley, TMZ reports.
Slam! Sports - May 19 03:21pm
Jon Bones Jones Arrested for DUI
UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon Bones Jones was arrested for DUI after wrecking his Bentley in upstate New York early Saturday morning. Jones was involved in an accident at 5:00 A.M. in Binghamton, NY. He crashed his car into a pole, totaling it, and was subsequently arrested for DUI. Jones was taken into custody by the [...] Jon Bones Jones Arrested for DUI is a post from: The Inquisitr
The Inquisitr - May 19 01:05pm
Jon Jones Arrested in New York After Crashing Bentley: Fan Reaction
According to TMZ, UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon "Bones" Jones was arrested for DUI during the early hours of May 19, after crashing his Bentley into a pole in Binghamton, NY. Jones wasn't seriously hurt in the accident, but he was taken into custody by officers who arrived at the scene. He made bail a few hours later.
Yahoo! Contributor Network via Yahoo! Sports - May 19 12:08pm
MMAFighting: Jones arrested on suspicion of DUI
According to the TMZ report, Jones was involved in a car accident at around 5 a.m. in Binghamton, N.Y., near his hometown of Ithaca. TMZ claims that Jones crashed his Bentley into a pole and was arrested on the scene, though those details were not confirmed by his management.
Sports Illustrated - May 19 04:04pm

Stories of the Week

May 14th - May 20th Blood standard for driving under influence of marijuana rejected for 3rd time in Colorado

May 7th - May 13th Colorado lab director says DUI errors aided suspects, but 2 retested lower

April 30th - May 6th Colorado lab tech blames boss for mistakes on DUI blood sample tests

April 23rd - April 29thSheriff Probed in DWI Arrest Spat

April 16 - April 22nd Driving Instructor Changes Plea to Guilty on OVI Charge

April 9th - April 15th Officer seen on camera hitting drunk driving suspect in head

April 2nd - April 8th Assistant Onondaga County DA, charged with driving while intoxicated, also accused of driving without a license

March 26th - April 1stIce cream truck driver arrested on drunk driving charges

March 19th - March 25th Beer Truck Driver Arrested For OVI

March 12th - March 18th Hell's Kitchen Winner Danny Veltri Busted for DUI

March 5th - March 11th Rockies' White may face "extreme DUI" charge

February 27th - March 4th Macomb County sheriff's sergeant offered plea deal in driving while intoxicated case

February 20th - February 26th Semi driver in accident arrested for operating while intoxicated

February 13th - February 19th Randy Travis: See His Drunk Driving Arrest Video

February 6th - February 12th Broncos' Knowshon Moreno Arrested In DUI Stop

January 30th - February 5th Drunk Driving Zamboni Driver Arrested During PeeWee Hockey Game

January 23rd - January 29th OWI charges against treasurer dismissed

January 16th - January 22nd Public defender is charged with DWI

January 9th - January 15th Police: Lafayette man threatens to eat officers, police dogs

January 2nd - January 8th Douglas County sheriff's deputy accused of driving drunk, resigns from the department

December 26thth - January 1st Sellersburg City Attorney Facing OWI Charge

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