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Top DUI News for the Week of June 24th - June 30th in the year Two Thousand and Thirteen

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Top DUI News, Sunday, June 30th, 2013

Rosenberg woman convicted of driving while intoxicated
KPRC Local 2 Houston Jun 26 05:40pm
A Rosenberg woman was convicted of driving while intoxicated after swerving into oncoming traffic and almost hitting a police officer.
South Glens Falls accident results in DWI chargePublished June 29, 2013
The Saratogian Jun 29 02:06am
SOUTH GLENS FALLS — Police charged a local woman with driving while intoxicated following an incident in which a motorcyclist was injured June 19 on Route 9, officials said.
Intoxicated driver in critical condition after late night crash
WPEC CBS12 West Palm Beach Jun 29 12:47pm
Story by Harrison Barrus/CBS 12 News WEST PALM BEACH -- 30-year-old Josh Gouette of Royal Palm Beach is in the hospital today after police officials say he was driving while intoxicated and caused an accident. Officials say that he was driving a 2002 Saturn the wrong way down the 6300 block of Okeechobee Blvd at 1044 p. ...
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Police: Wrong-way driver on Delsea Drive arrested
Daily Journal Jun 30 01:17am
VINELAND — A 52-year-old Park Avenue woman was arrested for driving while intoxicated after her vehicle collided with two others while she was traveling in the wrong direction on South Delsea Drive.
Succasunna resident charged with driving while intoxicated
The Warren Reporter Jun 27 05:09am
Succasunna resident charged with driving while intoxicated
Police report
Fort Worth Star-Telegram Jun 25 01:06pm
Bear Creek Pkwy., 800 block: Driving while intoxicated. June 1.
Police Report for week of June 10 through June 1... - The Algona Upper Des Moines
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Chesterfield police arrest another woman for allegedly driving drunk with kids
NBC 12 Richmond Jun 28 08:17pm
Chesterfield police arrest a mom for allegedly driving drunk with her kids in the car. 40-year-old Carrie Thompson has been charged with Driving While Intoxicated and with two counts of Contributing to the Delinquency of a Minor.
Driver charged after crash knocks out Dolgeville phone service
The Observer-Dispatch Jun 26 07:30am
A Gloversville man was charged with driving while intoxicated and leaving the scene after a car crash that wiped out phone service for most of the village of Dolgeville, village police said.
Fort Worth Officer Arrested on Suspicion of DWI
NBC Dallas Fort Worth Jun 28 08:46am
An off-duty Fort Worth police officer is on restricted duty after being arrested on suspicion of driving while intoxicated following a minor crash Wednesday.
Hardin Co. man found drunk behind the wheel "had a lot of whiskey"
Beaumont Enterprise Jun 29 09:05pm
Hardin Co. man found drunk behind the wheel 'had a lot of whiskey' Beaumont Enterprise Copyright 2013 Beaumont Enterprise. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Published 12:04 pm, Thursday, June 27, 2013 Officers located a stopped vehicle and discovered the driver was asleep behind the wheel, according to a probable cause affidavit ...
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Top DUI News, Saturday, June 29th, 2013

Public Spirit police reports June 23
Public Spirit & the Willow Grove Guide Jun 28 10:15pm
Abington DUI Ephraim M. Dingle, 19, of West Avenue, Elkins Park, was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol or controlled substances, recklessly endangering another person, reckless driving, possession of a small amount of marijuana and related charges May 18 after police observed a vehicle with darkly tinted windows parked in the lot of the Wilkinson’s Tire and Auto in the 800 ...
Indian Valley area police reports: Week of June 23 - Souderton Independent
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Algonquin police reports for June 28, 2013
Northwest Herald Jun 28 09:16am
• Brianne A. Buchholz, 19, 1417 Meadowsedge Lane, Carpentersville, was charged Monday, June 3, with driving under the influence, driving with a blood-alcohol content greater than 0.08 percent, and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Woman charged with driving 7 kids while under influence
Richmond Times-Dispatch Jun 25 02:09pm
A Midlothian woman has been charged with driving seven children to a martial arts program in Chesterfield County while under the influence of alcohol.
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POLICE BLOTTER
Windsor-Hights Herald Jun 28 10:28pm
Police arrested Robert Henderson Troy, 42, of Alabama, in the parking lot of the Quality Inn at 1:13 a.m. June 25 and charged him with driving under the influence of narcotics, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of synthetic narcotics, possession of narcotics, reckless driving, careless driving and possession of narcotics in a motor vehicle after he reportedly blocked the driveway of ...
Man allegedly drove under influence of inhalants
the Iowa City Press-Citizen Jun 26 08:20am
A Coralville man has been arrested for allegedly driving under the influence of inhalants on several area highways.
Police: Man drove under influence of inhalants
the Iowa City Press-Citizen Jun 27 01:42am
A Coralville man has been arrested for allegedly driving under the influence of inhalants on several area highways.
The school administrator who pleaded guilty to driving under the influence of alcohol earlier this...
Eastern Shore News Jun 28 12:41am
A Parksley man was acquitted of a rape charge in a daylong trial that had a defense attorney... - 3:18 pm
Phillipsburg teen charged with driving under the influence
the Warren Reporter Jun 20 04:26am
Phillipsburg teen charged with driving under the influence
Public Spirit police reports June 23
Public Spirit & the Willow Grove Guide Jun 27 11:15pm
Abington DUI Ephraim M. Dingle, 19, of West Avenue, Elkins Park, was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol or controlled substances, recklessly endangering another person, reckless driving, possession of a small amount of marijuana and related charges May 18 after police observed a vehicle with darkly tinted windows parked in the lot of the Wilkinson’s Tire and Auto in the 800 ...
Washington resident charged with driving under the influence
the Warren Reporter Jun 19 04:39pm
Washington resident charged with driving under the influence
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Top DUI News, Friday, June 28th, 2013

Racine woman arrested for first OWI with child in vehicle
FOX 6 Milwaukee Jun 27 07:04am
RACINE (WITI) — 24-year-old Jessica Hollis of Racine was arrested Wednesday morning, June 26th for operating a motor vehicle under...
Teen charged in deadly South Windsor crash
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford Jun 27 05:56am
The 19-year-old driver of a vehicle that claimed the lives of two teens last month has been charged with manslaughter, assault and operating under the influence.
Young woman arrested for OWI with 5-year-old in the car
WQOW Eau Claire Jun 27 02:04pm
Shyann A. Jensen, 20, of New Richmond has been arrested by the Wisconsin State Patrol - Eau Claire Post for operating a motor vehicle under the influence, 1st offense, with a child in the vehicle.
How Google Glass Is Changing Medical Education
Forbes Jun 27 06:50am
Medical education, from traditional medical school to the field training of paramedics, is about to fall under the influence of Google Glass. Today, high tech training simulation is mainstream. For example, computer driven mannequins can be programmed to simulate an extensive array of cardiac arrhythmias from ventricular fibrillation to atrial flutter--all important clinical conditions, but with ...
NDOW to Conduct Statewide Boating OUI Enforcement
KTVN Reno Jun 25 12:24pm
Game wardens with the Nevada Department of Wildlife will target boaters operating under the influence this weekend in waters across Nevada as part of "Operation Dry Water."
Orange Cove public works supervisor put on administrative leave
the Reedley Exponent 2 hours, 31 minutes ago
Orange Cove’s Public Works Supervisor Sylvester Perez has been placed on paid administrative leave pending an investigation into allegations that Perez was operating a city vehicle under the influence.
Boat patrols to be out in mass on Lake Tahoe
Lake Tahoe News Jun 27 04:48pm
The South Lake Tahoe Police Department marine units will be actively involved in California law enforcement officers Operation Dry Water June 28-30. Operation Dry Water is an annual nationwide effort to highlight the risks and dangers of operating boats under the influence. The stepped up [...]
Wallingford Police Blotter June 14 to 20
the Record-Journal Jun 26 06:16am
Edwin Narvaez, 22, 92 Grove St., Meriden, operating with suspended registration, 9:43 a.m. Ryan Higgins, 24, 27 Jenna Road, speeding violation, improper passing, 2:20 p.m.
Police Reports: Glen Ellyn for June 27
Huntley Farmside 55 minutes ago
Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Glen Ellyn Police Department. Individuals listed in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have not been proven guilty in court.
On Virginia waterways, boating under the influence targeted this weekend
Daily Press Jun 26 03:14am
Agencies focused on 'enforcement and awareness' With one of the most popular boating holidays just around the corner, local agencies are participating in a national program aimed at curtailing the abuse of drugs and alcohol on the area's waterways.
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Top DUI News, Thursday, June 27th, 2013

Erie OVI checkpoint successful with 1 incident
The Morning Journal Jun 24 11:53pm
ERIE COUNTY — Two OVI checkpoints in Erie County Saturday evening were a success, said Lt. Anthony DeChoudens, commander of the Sandusky Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol.
Erie County OVI checkpoints considered successful
The Morning Journal Jun 24 11:20pm
ERIE COUNTY — The two OVI checkpoints in Erie County Saturday evening were a success, said Lt. Anthony DeChoudens, commander of the Sandusky Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol.
Municipal Court
Springfield News-Sun Jun 26 12:11pm
CASES CALLED TUESDAY INCLUDED: Von L. Crossley Sr., 45, of 2006 Amanda St., OVI, guilty, six months probation, 30 days jail with 27 days suspended, 12 months license suspension, credit three days jail, fined $500. Leon Manuel Fowler, 48, of 40 S. Lannert Ave., weapons under disability, illegal conveyance into a detention facility, possession of drugs, dismissed — indicted by the grand ...
OVI to conduct checkpoints in Alliance tonight
The Canton Repository Jun 21 03:18pm
The force plans to increase efforts to protect residents during June.
OVI checkpoints on Market Street Friday night
WFMJ Youngstown Jun 21 01:06pm
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio - Law enforcement is on a mission to deter impaired driving Friday. An OVI checkpoint, funded by federal grants will have The Ohio State Highway Patrol, Mahoning County Sheriff's office More >>
OVI checkpoint Friday night in Clermont County
The Cincinnati Enquirer Jun 20 07:07am
Who is that guy walking toward the kiln? And, what's on his head? He's John Reichardt, the man in... - 12:37 am
OVI checkpoint on Pershing Road tonight
Zanesville Times Recorder Jun 15 02:15pm
An OVI checkpoint will be held from 8 p.m. to midnight tonight on Pershing Road.
Municipal Court
Springfield News-Sun Jun 21 04:11pm
CASES CALLED THURSDAY INCLUDED: Alicia E. Darding, 28, of Urbana, OVI amended to physical control, guilty, three days jail with three days suspended, credit for time served, fined $150. Robert C. Gueth III, 29, of 1626 Salem Ave., OVI, guilty, 24 months probation, 180 days jail with 174 days suspended, 18 months license suspension, fined $500; OVI, open container, dismissed. Kristi R ...
OVI checkpoint happening in Clark Co.
WDTN-TV 2 Dayton Jun 14 07:05pm
The Clark County OVI Task Force is actively looking to remove dangerous drivers from the roads.
Westerville: Bicyclist charged with OVI
This Week Westerville Jun 26 06:41am
A 36-year-old Westerville man was arrested and charged with operating a vehicle while intoxicated at 9:45 p.m. June 22 while riding his bicycle in the 300 block of South Otterbein Avenue.
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Top DUI News, Wednesday, June 26th, 2013

'OWI Hunter' tactics ruled legal
TMJ4 Milwaukee Jun 17 08:32pm
Read about the work "Brad" does in stopping drunk driving in Wisconsin, and the ruling that a judge about his work to help law enforcement.
One year in jail ordered for fifth OWI
Door County Advocate Jun 26 01:59am
A Sturgeon Bay man will spend one year in the Door County jail for a fifth conviction of operating a motor vehicle while under the influence.
Manitowoc man sentenced to jail for fourth O... - Manitowoc Herald Times Reporter
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Injured driver arrested for OWI
Door County Advocate Jun 26 01:59am
The following were taken from recent Door County Sheriff's Department accident reports:
Janesville man faces 4th OWI after crash up against home, police say
Wisconsin State Journal Jun 25 07:45am
A Janesville man who crashed his vehicle and came to rest against a home Monday afternoon was arrested for his alleged fourth drunken driving offense, authorities reported.
Janesville Man Accused of 4th OWI Arrested After Crash
WTVO - WQRF Rockford Jun 24 04:27pm
Police say 39-year-old Michael Richardson suffered minor injuries in OWI-related crash.
No contest plea in OWI crash death - WOOD TV 8 Grand Rapids
3 teens injured in OWI crash, deputies say - WISC-TV Madison
UPDATE: Army veteran formally charged with OWI and leaving... - WNDU 16 South Bend
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Dad charged with OWI after crash with son
KCCI 8 Des Moines Jun 24 05:06am
It was his third offense, police said.
'OWI Hunter' tactics ruled legal
620 WTMJ Milwaukee Jun 18 04:38am
Read about the work "Brad" does in stopping drunk driving in Wisconsin, and the ruling that a judge about his work to help law enforcement.
OWI/probation checks result in seven arrests
The Janesville Gazette Jun 23 02:10pm
Seven people were taken to Rock County Jail for alcohol- and probation-related offenses after an Operation Last Drop exercise Friday night.
OWI checkpoint scheduled for Lafayette Saturday
The Lafayette Daily Advertiser Jun 13 08:29am
Between 9 p.m. Saturday and 3 a.m. Sunday, the Lafayette Police Department will be conducting an OWI checkpoint within the incorporated limits of Lafayette.
OWI driver nets prison after injury
WLFI Lafayette Jun 19 09:02pm
Laura Fogleman, 55, of Lafayette was sentenced to prison time and probation after pleading guilty to operating while intoxicated causing serious bodily injury.
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Top DUI News, Tuesday, June 25th, 2013

NYS Senators pass DWI Ambulance bill
News 10 NBC Rochester Jun 24 03:09pm
It would mean a harsher punishment for people convicted of DWI. That's how some state senators are describing a bill that passed unanimously right before the legislative session ended Friday...
New Jersey DWI Lawyers Demand Discontinuation of Alcotest Machine in Drunken Driving Cases
PRWeb Jun 24 09:40am
New Jersey DWI Lawyer Evan Levow of Levow & Associates, P.A., argues that New Jersey should declare the Alcotest drunken-driving machine unsuitable for use in New Jersey, stating that the machine is in violation of a New Jersey Supreme Court order to revise its software and create an error-free and accurate database of results. (PRWeb June 24, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com ...
Man arrested for fourth DWI
KRQE & KASA FOX 2 Albuquerque Jun 24 09:26am
A father, facing another DWI, broke down crying to officers saying "he will lose his kids if he gets another DWI."
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Madison Co. car crash leads to DWI charges
The Observer-Dispatch Jun 24 01:46pm
A Munnsville man was charged with DWI Sunday night after he initially blamed a car crash on mechanical issues in the town of Smithfield, Madison County sheriff's deputies said.
DWI Offenders Would Pay Ambulance Bill
13WHAM Rochester Jun 24 03:03am
Albany, N.Y. - State lawmakers say a new proposal would help ensure that suspected drunk drivers pay the ambulance bill.
DWI Charges Dropped for Actor Jeffrey Wright
EURweb Jun 24 01:23pm
*Jeffrey Wright has escaped driving while intoxicated charges after New York City prosecutors dropped the case against him. The 47-year-old star was arrested on April 27 when officers stopped his car for a routine traffic violation and detected the smell of alcohol. The actor, who can be seen in HBO’s “Boardwalk Empire” this season, also [...]
License revocations for DWI announced - New Hampshire Union Leader
Police nab 73 for suspicion of DWI, BWI - KXAN 36 Austin
Vestal man charged with DWI after passing out behind wheel... - Press & Sun-Bulletin
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Bexar Co. DA: new pretrial diversion program not available to DWI or family violence offenders
KENS 5 San Antonio Jun 24 01:08pm
SAN ANTONIO - A new pretrial diversion program aimed at young offenders in Bexar County will not be available for people charged with DWI or family violence. "I'm not going to be telling young kids its okay to drive drunk and we're going to give you the first one free," said Bexar County District Attorney Susan Reed. Reed said the notion that DWI cases are part of pretrial diversion programs in ...
Miss U of A changes plea in DWI case
KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville Jun 24 01:39pm
Miss University of Arkansas, Sarah Gafvert, changed her plea in court last week. She faces DWI charges and driving with expired license.
'The Hunger Games' actor skates on DWI charges even though he blew over the legal limit
New York Post Jun 24 01:59pm
Call it "The Thirst Games." "The Hunger Games: Cathing Fire" actor Jeffrey Wright was given a slide this morning on a recent Lower East Side DWI arrest — thanks to the "Now you're drunk, now you're not" antics of cops. Wright — slated to reprise his role as "Beetee" in...
DWI suspect causes traffic jam in Whataburger parking lot
KGBT 4 Rio Grande Valley Jun 24 06:43pm
A man was arrested at a Harlingen Whataburger after he was caught drinking and driving.
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Top DUI News, Monday, June 24th, 2013

DUI/license checkpoint nets 21 arrests in Vacaville
The Vacaville Reporter Jun 23 01:23am
A DUI/driver license checkpoint by Vacaville police Friday night pulled 21 drivers off the street and landed them behind bars, officials reported Saturday.
DUI attorneys form PAC to vet municipal, district judges
Seattle Times Jun 22 07:16pm
In recent years, a political group founded, financed and led by local DUI defense attorneys has become a muscular force in typically low-profile elections for municipal- and district-court judges.
DUI Arrests - June 24
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DUI enforcement patrols net 1 arrest
KGTV San Diego Jun 23 06:37pm
Law enforcement officers fanned out around the San Diego County Fair overnight and arrested one suspected drunken driver and cited several others for various violations, a sheriff's sergeant said Sunday.
Suspected DUI crash in W. Seattle leaves 2 critically injured
Q13 FOX Seattle Jun 23 04:12pm
SEATTLE — A woman was arrested early Sunday for DUI vehicular assault after a van she was driving went through a stop sign in West Seattle and broadsided a car traveling through the intersection, critically injuring two people, police said.
DUI checkpoint in Lacey Springs uncovers meth
WAFF 48 News Huntsville Jun 20 02:55pm
Deputies discovered meth, drug paraphernalia, and cash near a DUI checkpoint in Morgan County.
Multiple DUI offenders struggle with alcohol, driving even after facing penalties
Boulder Daily Camera Jun 15 07:13pm
BOULDER -- Alan Forbes was stung when the judge called him a "menace to society." The 48-year-old Longmont man is an inmate at the Boulder County Jail, and he is waiting for the moment he can return to his wife, visit his ailing brother, and play with his cats.
DUI checkpoint planned for Moreno Valley
Southwest Riverside News Network Jun 18 12:59am
The Moreno Valley Police Department Traffic Division will be conducting a DUI/ License Checkpoint from 8:30 p.m. through 2:30 a.m., Friday, June 21, at an undisclosed location within the city limits.
DUI arrests
The Intelligencer Jun 23 04:23pm
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Man, driving with 2 kids, arrested on DUI charge - Boston Globe
Felony and DUI arrests: Monday, June 10, 2013 - Pensacola News Journal
‘Beer Is My Coffee,’ Says Florida Man Arrested For 9th DUI - The Inquisitr
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DUI suspected in Kentwood fatal accident
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans Jun 23 10:15am
WWLTV.com Email: webteam@wwltv.com | Twitter: @WWLTV KENTWOOD, La. – A 26-year-old Mississippi Man has died in a two-vehicle accident Sunday morning just south of Kentwood. Louisiana State Police believe the drivers in both vehicles were impaired. Trooper Nick Manale said both Jeremy Owen, 26, and Colby McNabb, 22, were speeding on U.S. 51 and driving recklessly. Owen was driving southbound in ...
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Stories of the Week

June 17th - June 23rd Man DUI on a lawn tractor in New Freedom, police say

June 10th - June 16th Sober Man Gets DUI For Looking Drunk

June 3rd - June 9th Actor Cody Longo busted for DUI

May 27th - June 2nd Two charged with operating same vehicle while intoxicated

May 20th - May 26th Detective arrested for OWI driving Waukesha County vehicle

May 13th - May 19th Deputies: Genesee Co. man was drunk while operating lawn mower

May 6th - May 12th Rockies first baseman Todd Helton pleads guilty in DUI case

April 29th - May 5th Motorist found asleep in car at pub is charged with driving drunk

April 22nd - April 28th Driver, 88, charged in Midtown DWI mayhem

April 15th - April 21st Driver, 88, charged in Midtown DWI mayhem

April 8th - April 14th Driving High: When are you impaired?

April 1st - April 7th Vehicle strikes Riverside City Hall

March 25th - March 31st DWI activist to DWI suspect

March 18th - March 24th County commissioner sentenced for drunken driving

March 11th - March 17th Woman accused of impersonating sister during OWI arrest

March 4th - March 10th Colorado Explores the Cloudy Future of Driving While High

February 25th - March 3rd Utah trooper accused of making bogus DUI arrests

February 18th - February 24th OVI Driver, Beer Supplier Each Charged In Athens OVI Crash

February 11th - February 17th Merrimack police arrest man for allegedly being too impaired to navigate drive-thru

February 4th - February 10th Drunk man charged drunk driving inside FL Walmart

January 28ty - February 3rd Colo. offense can't be used to enhance Neb. DUI sentence

January 21st - January 27th Man charged with 11th OWI uses insanity plea

January 14th - January 20th Denver police officer charged with DUI hired despite prior conviction

January 7th - January 13th Depardieu Blows Off Prosecutor, Will Stand Trial for Drunk Driving

December 31st - January 6th Over 800 booked in Mumbai for drunk driving

2012 Stories of the Year : DUI at the End of the World 2012

2011 Stories of the Year : Snared By Draconian Drunk Driving Laws

2010 Stories of the Year : Party On

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

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