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Top DUI News for the Week of July 7th - July 13th in the year Two Thousand and Fourteen


Top DUI News, Sunday, July 13th, 2014

New Ignition Interlock Legislation Aims To Save Thousands From Drunk Driving Deaths
Forbes Jul 07 09:55am
New federal legislation governing ignition interlocks for drunk drivers will be introduced when the House of Representatives reconvenes this week. The proposed law, to be presented on Tuesday by Representative Nita Lowey (D-NY), would mandate that states require all convicted drunk driving offenders to install an ignition interlock for a minimum of six months.
GM offers victims more than $1 million - KPLR 11 St. Louis
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Drunk driving victims' families release butterflies
WFXL Southwest Georgia Jul 12 12:57pm
Victims of drunk drivers are being remembered for the fourth year in Moultrie by families, law enforcement officers and representatives from Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD).
Matthew T. Mangino: The battle against impaired driving race... - The Evening Times
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Rawlings jokes with reporters after drunk driving bust
New York Post Jul 11 04:57pm
Stand-up comic - and Dave Chapelle side-kick - Donnell Rawlings kept his sense of humor as he was released after a night in a Manhattan holding cell on misdemeanor drunk...
Fourth of July drunk driving crackdown underway - Ann Arbor Journal
Comedian Donnell Rawlings aka Ashey Larry In Custody For Drunk... - Hip-Hop Wired
2 drunk driving checkpoints tonight - WHIO-TV 7 Dayton
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Chappelle Show Star Donnell Rawlings Arrested For Wrong Way Drunk Driving - Wochit via Yahoo! News
Drunk driver sentenced to 12 years for 2012 deadly crash
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth Jul 11 09:00am
FORT WORTH -- A man convicted of driving drunk, leading police on a chase, and causing a crash which killed a 71-year-old man has been sentenced to 12 years in prison. A jury gave Seth Donnelly, 24, his sentence on Thursday after he pleaded guilty -- and after the jury learned he has one prior conviction for driving while intoxicated and six convictions of public intoxication. Prosecutors showed ...
Police: drunk driver caused multi-car pile-up - WNYT Albany
Drunk driver gets a two-year ban - The Echo
San Mateo County police reports - San Mateo Daily Journal
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Drink-drive gran who knocked down and killed cyclist "thought she had hit a badger"
Daily Mirror 7 minutes ago
A drunk grandmother carried on driving for more than five miles after mowing down and killing a cyclist because she "thought she had hit a badger". Alison Bowen, 61, had been for a wine fueled lunch when she hit cyclist Paul Novak.
Slide Show: 10 states where drunk drivers kill the most people
Market Watch Jun 30 02:15am
While deaths related to drunk driving have declined since 2002, it remains a deadly problem in much of the U.S. Here are the 10 states where drunk drivers killed the most people.
California included in worst drivers poll
KERO 23 Bakersfield Jul 12 12:51am
A new poll ranks California in the top 20 places with the worst drivers. The rankings are based on fatalities, drunk driving, careless driving and tickets.
Drunk driving suspect held in death of bicyclist
Grand Haven Tribune Jul 11 06:46am
Police/Fire Drunk driving suspect held in death of bicyclist Authorities said a drunken driving suspect behind the wheel of an SUV struck and killed a 51-year-old bicyclist in Kent County. AP Wire Kent County Jul 11, 2014 if The Kent County Sheriff's Department said the crash happened Wednesday night in ...
Chappelle's Show Star Arrested for Wrong Way Drunk Driving
TMZ Jul 11 07:42am
Comedian Donnell Rawlings was popped for drunk driving early Friday morning after cops caught him driving the wrong way down an NYC street.Rawlings -- who has appeared on Comedy Central's "Chappelle's Show" and "The Wire" -- was in midtown just… Permalink
Albuquerque man arrested 13 times for drunk driving
KOB 4 Albuquerque Jul 11 05:46pm
Maybe Celestino Centeno's nickname ought to be “Lucky 13” – because we’re all lucky he hasn't killed anybody after 13 arrests for drunk driving. Read more at

Top DUI News, Saturday, July 12th, 2014

OUI Arrest After Suspect Conveniently Crashes into a Police Cruiser Jun 21 04:02pm
Gregory T. Graham, 50, of Westminster, was arrested and charged with operating under the influence of alcohol, second offense.
Bangor man wanted on warrant, with 6 prior OAS convictions, arrested in Holden for OUI
Bangor Daily News Jul 11 07:45pm
Posted July 10, 2014, at 7:14 p.m. HOLDEN, Maine - A Holden police officer arrested a Bangor man on operating under the influence and other charges early Wednesday morning after seeing him swerve his pickup during a trip to Circle K on Main Road.
Bangor man wanted on warrant, with 6 prior OAS convictions, arrested in Holden for OUI
Bangor Daily News Jul 10 04:31pm
Posted July 10, 2014, at 7:14 p.m. HOLDEN, Maine - A Holden police officer arrested a Bangor man on operating under the influence and other charges early Wednesday morning after seeing him swerve his pickup during a trip to Circle K on Main Road.
Jim Irsay Won't Apologize, Says He Often Carries Briefcases Full Of Cash
Deadspin Jun 20 09:03pm
Jim Irsay has spoken publicly for the first time since his OUI arrest, when he was pulled over with numerous pill bottles and $29,000 in cash in a metal briefcase. Irsay sat down for an interview with the Indianapolis Star's Bob Kravitz, and the result is exactly the kind of soft-pedaled interview that every embattled rich guy looks to begin his redemption narrative with. Read more...
Ex-Truro police chief charged with OUI
Boston Herald Jul 03 09:10pm
Barnstable cops yesterday arrested the ex-police chief of Truro on charges of drunken driving and child endangerment, police said John Lundborn, 46, of Hyannis was stopped at about 2:10 p.m. after callers complained to police about a black Chevrolet SUV being driven erratically at a McDonald’s drive-through. “After speaking with Mr. Lundborn and conducting a field investigation, he was placed ...
Police Logs
The Daily News of Newburyport Jul 09 12:09am
SALISBURY The following item was recorded in the Salisbury police log: Matthew Janvrin, 33, no fixed address, Hampton, N.H., was arrested Monday at 8:32 p.m. and charged with three previous warrants. The arrest was made on Seabrook Road. SEABROOK Th
Former police chief arrested for OUI in Hyannis
ABC 6 Providence Jul 05 01:04pm
By Jennifer Petracca John Lundborn, 46, of Hyannis, a former Truro police chief, was arrested on Thursday, June 3rd, for OUI with his child in the car. Barnstable Police were called to the parking lot of McDonald’s at 175 North Street in Hyannis where they found Lundborn, intoxicated, and his child in a black SUV. He was placed under arrest for operating under the influence of ...
Oak Bluffs police arrest Edgartown man after car chase
The Martha's Vineyard Times Jul 08 12:49pm
A routine traffic stop took a dangerous turn when Leandro Miranda, 23, of Edgartown, tried to flee Oak Bluffs police by taking them on a brief, high speed chase through downtown streets, congested with holiday traffic, on the afternoon of July 4.
Cops ask if people 'try to get arrested' after OUI charge
WCVB Boston Jun 14 10:27am
Leicester police didn't have to go far to make a drunken driving arrest earlier this month.
Arrest Log: 6/21/2014
Lowell Sun Jun 21 05:01am
Arrests are provided by local police departments. The Sun does not remove arrests from this log or www.

Top DUI News, Friday, July 11th, 2014

Cop cruiser cam catches Dayton worker's OVI arrest
WHIO-TV 7 Dayton Jul 09 12:29pm
The arrest of a temporary City of Dayton employee early Monday on an OVI charge was recorded on cruiser cam. The footage shows Angela Douds, 46, yelling at police as she sits in the back of a cruiser. She was pulled over at 2:24 a.m. on July 7 at James H. McGee Boulevard and Gettysburg Avenue. Douds is a temporary worker with the city's park and recreation department.
Holiday Weekend State Highway Patrol Statistics
WHIZ News Zanesville Jul 09 01:17pm
The State Highway Patrol had a busy weekend. The Fourth of July celebrations brought 749 arrests due to OVI's, state wide. The holiday weekend lasted from last Thursday, July 3, until Sunday July 6.
OVI checkpoints set for Stark County
News Channel 5 Cleveland Jun 20 10:19am
In response to the negative impact from alcohol related crashes in Stark County, the OVI Task Force has announced a number of checkpoints to actively protect the county.
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OVI patrol: Police out in full force on the water, too
FOX 8 Cleveland Jul 04 03:21pm
CLEVELAND, Ohio - It’s no secret police will be out in full force this holiday weekend. They’re not only looking for drunk drivers out on the road, but boaters out on Lake Erie, too. The same rules apply to boaters behind the wheel. They cannot drive if their blood alcohol content is over .08. If […]
Highway Patrol arrested 749 for OVI July 4 holiday weekend
19 Action News Cleveland Jul 07 01:17pm
The Ohio State Highway Patrol made 749 arrests for impaired driving and 318 drug-related charges over this July Fourth holiday.
This week’s Medina County police log (updated three times weekly)
The Medina County Gazette Jul 10 04:34am
Note: This page is updated every Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. Brunswick police Tuesday, July 1 7:57 p.m. - 2000 block of Pinewood Drive, two bicycles were reported stolen from a front yard. Wednesday, July 2 2:55 a.m. - 900 block Pearl Road, Michael D. Radcliff, 30, of Brook Park, was charged with operating in a Read More... The post This week’s Medina County police log (updated three times ...
5 Drivers Charged With OVI At Weekend Sobriety Checkpoints In Hilliard
WBNS-10TV Columbus Jun 19 01:19pm
Authorities say five people are facing OVI charges after going through sobriety checkpoints.
'Annie's Law' pushed to prevent DUIs
Bucyrus Telegraph-Forum Jul 10 09:45pm
A proposed law that would require an ignition interlock device for all OVI offenders got a push Thursday from the chairman of the National Transportation Safety Board.
News Center 7 Daybreak stories ahead this morning
WHIO-TV 7 Dayton 1 hour, 38 minutes ago
Our reporters and bureaus are in your communities right now working to bring you new and developing stories for News Center 7 Daybreak. OVI: A man who drove with his son to Steak and Shake overnight was arrested for drunk driving. Mike Campbell is reporting live this morning. FIRE: An apartment building in Middletown caught fire overnight, and forced at least six families from their homes. GAS ...
'Annie's Law' pushed to prevent DUIs
Zanesville Times Recorder Jul 10 04:58pm
A proposed law that would require an ignition interlock device for all OVI offenders got a push Thursday from the chairman of the National Transportation Safety Board.

Top DUI News, Thursday, July 10th, 2014

Greenwood man faces seventh OWI charge
Leader-Telegram Jul 09 10:53pm
NEILLSVILLE - A 32-year-old Greenwood man with six prior convictions of operating while intoxicated was charged Monday in Clark County Court with his seventh offense.
5-year-old flown to hospital after OWI crash, deputies say
WISC-TV Madison 40 minutes ago
A Plain man was ejected and a 5-year-old was flown to UW Hospital after a drunken driving crash in the town of Bear Creek Wednesday night, according to the Sauk County Sheriff’s Office. Deputies said Jeffrey D. Shelton, 30, lost control of his truck while negotiating a curve in the southbound lane of County Road N near Dietl Road. Shelton was not wearing a seat belt, and was ejected when the ...
Complaint: 6th offense OWI suspect crashed into Eau Claire home
WEAU Eau Claire Jul 08 02:56pm
A man arrested for 6th offense OWI is accused of driving drunk when he crashed a car into a house last weekend.
Owi - News Images
Court Docs: Cop Arrived To Work Smelling Like Booze, Rum Found In Car - Tribune via Yahoo! News
Police blotter
The Daily Iowan Jun 23 12:20am
Alyssa Beisker, 20, Swisher, Iowa, was charged June 19 with OWI. Joshua Bergen, 20, Columbus Junction, Iowa, was charged Sunday with interference with official acts, public intoxication, and OWI.
New Law Slows Down OWI Blood Test Process for Appleton Police
NBC26 Green Bay Jul 06 03:19pm
Drinking and driving, two things officers say don't mix. Now Appleton police cracking are cracking down on drunk drivers with numerous OWI patrols, but once they catch someone who's had too much to drink, things can get tricky.
Waupaca Man Arrested for 6th OWI
WSAW Wausau Jul 07 10:08am
Online court records show a 39-year-old Waupaca man was on probation when State Patrol says they arrested him for his sixth OWI.
Janesville Man Arrested on 7th OWI Offense During Drug Investi... - WIFR Rockford
Man arrested for 5th OWI - WEAU Eau Claire
IMPD Captain arrested for OWI - WISH-TV Indianapolis
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Police arrest man for 3rd offense OWI, with child in vehicle
WQOW Eau Claire Jul 04 05:30am
State Patrol says on Thursday around 6:30 p.m., a trooper stopped 33-year-old Jesus Agustin from Arkansaw, WI for speeding.
Man charged with OWI with kids in car
WEAU Eau Claire Jul 07 02:36pm
27-year-old Alex Hajdasz was charged with his 3rd offense OWI, with two children in the car. He was also charged with disorderly conduct.
Brown County Leads the Way in Reducing Impaired Drivers
WBAY Green Bay Jun 24 12:50am
Brown County's OWI Task Force hopes its success will breed more success, ultimately saving more lives. Next week, task force leaders will meet with other task forces and prospective ones across the state.
La Crosse Co.'s new OWI task force has successful first run
WKBT La Crosse Jul 03 09:23pm
Besides OWI enforcement, the task force is also working to curb other traffic violations.

Top DUI News, Wednesday, July 9th, 2014

Twice convicted DWI driver charged again after falling off scooter
The Buffalo News Jul 08 10:50am
An Orchard Park man was charged with felony DWI Monday night after he attempted to drive his motor scooter drunk. It is his third DWI arrest in the past three years, police said.
July 4 DWI patrols have mixed results - Olean Times Herald
Details of Deputy Mayor's DWI arrest - 13WHAM Rochester
Judge: Deputy Mayor Redon DWI arrest was la... - Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
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Independence Day DWI patrols have mixed results
Salamanca Press 1 hour, 25 minutes ago
Some local law enforcement agencies heightened DWI patrols. Others operated as normal.
DWI charges filed against wrong-way driver, say C... - Hunterdon County Democrat
Dakota County police blotter - Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune
Police: Man charged with 5th DWI, texting in Allen ... - The Alexandria Town Talk
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Holiday sobriety checkpoints result in 21 DWI arrests
WAFB Baton Rouge Jul 08 04:48am
The Baton Rouge Police Department arrested 21 people for DWI during the Fourth of July holiday weekend. The checkpoints also resulted in traffic citations, misdemeanor arrests and more.
Over 190 DWI arrests made during Fourth of July holiday week... - Humble Observer
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Clevelend Browns Star Josh Gordon -- BUSTED For DWI - Wochit via Yahoo! News
Gordon’s DWI arrest technically irrelevant to pending suspension
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk Jul 05 09:24pm
In theory, the recent DWI arrest of Browns receiver Josh Gordon won't impact his pending one-year suspension for his latest violation of the substance-abuse policy. But with the Commissioner or his designee handling the appeal of the proposed suspension, knowing that Gordon has been popped for DWI likely won't result in any discretion being exercised…
Prosecutors' Association Urges Digital Warrants in DWI Cases
KOLR - KSFX Ozarks Jul 07 05:51am
COLUMBIA, Mo. -- A policy that seeks to ensure evidence is obtained from suspected drunk drivers has been endorsed by the Missouri Association of Prosecuting Attorneys. The Association has issued the first of its recommended best practices to the state's prosecuting attorneys, and one of those is that prosecutors develop a "no refusal" policy for DWI cases, and work with law enforcement to ...
Judge keeps DWI charges against Dep. Mayor Len Redon
News 10 NBC Rochester Jul 08 01:58am
Should a person charged with drunk driving get a break if they're "honorable" and do "good work" for the city? That's what the lawyer for Rochester Dep. Mayor Len Redon is arguing...
Judge keeps DWI charges against Rochester Dep. Mayor Len Redon - Greece Post
Trooper Who Pulled Over Rochester's Deputy Mayor Testifies Abo... - YNN Rochester
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DWI crackdown in Houston area leads to 192 arrests in one weekend
ABC 13 Houston Jul 07 03:09pm
Law enforcement agencies around the Houston area say their crackdown on drinking and driving during the July 4th weekend has resulted in the arrest of nearly 200 people
Fort Bend’s 'no refusal’ task force makes 41 DWI arrests over... - Sugar Land Sun
No-Refusal Initiative Announced for ROT Rally Weekend - YNN Austin
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Police Release DWI, Firework Citation Numbers from Holiday Weekend
KIII Corpus Christi Jul 07 01:10pm
A total of 28 DWI arrests were made over the Fourth of July holiday weekend, according to the Corpus Christi Police Department.
HCSO: 192 DWI arrests made during 4th of July holiday weekend... - KHOU 11 Houston
HCSO: Over 190 DWI arrests made during Fourth of July h... - KPRC Local 2 Houston
More than 190 DWI arrests made during fourth of July h... - Deer Park Broadcaster
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Browns WR Gordon Charged With DWI In NC
NPR Jul 05 01:43pm
Browns WR Gordon charged with DWI in NC
Browns Pro Bowl WR Josh Gordon arrested on DWI charge - Fox Sports
Browns' Josh Gordon arrested for DWI in Raleigh -
Report: Browns WR Gordon charged with DWI - CBS Sports
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Long Island woman arrested on DWI charges with 5 kids in car
WABC-TV New York Jul 07 02:50am
A Long Island woman was arrested on DWI charges with 5 young children in the car.
New Bern woman pleads guilty in DWI death of daughter - WNCT Greenville
Lockport woman arraigned on third DWI - The Buffalo News
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Top DUI News, Tuesday, July 8th, 2014

Boulder police July 4th DUI arrests up more that fivefold
Boulder Daily Camera Jul 07 06:27pm
Boulder police saw a more than a fivefold increase in the number of Fourth of July weekend DUI arrests over last year, but police said they did not do any extra enforcement.
Small fires, DUI arrests mark holiday long weekend in Denver are... - Denver Post
Weekend DUI checkpoint set - Madera Tribune
14 arrested in Butte County during Avoid the 8's D... - Oroville Mercury-Register
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State's DUI laws can make convictions difficult
The Post and Courier Jul 06 05:04pm
South Carolina has one of the worst records for DUI deaths, but it's not always easy to convict drunk drivers in court.
DUI Arrests - July 7
Bucks County Courier Times Jul 07 08:06am
DUI arrests reported by police departments in Lower Bucks County and state police.
DUI Checkpoint Nets 12 Arrests - Highland Community News
Man pleads guilty to DUI on same road he killed 4 in 1999 DU... - Chicago Tribune
DUI checkpoints planned during Gettysburg Bike Week - The Evening Sun
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Judge overturns Norfolk Commonwealth's Attorney's DUI conviction - 13 News-WVEC Hampton Roads Videos via Yahoo! News
Champaign Police Increase DUI Arrests
FOX Illinois Jul 07 10:06pm
CHAMPAIGN -- The Alliance Against Intoxicated Motorists or AAIM as they're commonly called surveyed 700 police agencies in Illinois. ...
DUI Attorney Virginia L. Landry to Speak at NACDL / NCDD Program
PRWeb Jul 07 06:50pm
Orange County DUI Lawyer Virginia Landry – founder of the Law Offices of Virginia L. Landry, Inc. – will be speaking at a joint-seminar held by the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and the National College for DUI Defense in September. (PRWeb July 07, 2014) Read the full story at
Naperville, other suburbs in top 10 for DUI arrests
Chicago Tribune Jul 02 12:24pm
Many police departments will be focused on catching drunken drivers this weekend, but one group is recognizing those like Naperville that make it a priority year-round.
Driver accused of DUI after plowing into house's living room - The Pinnacle
Man faces manslaughter charges in suspected DUI crash in Fres... - KFSN-TV Fresno
32 motorists arrested for DUI - Hawaii Tribune-Herald
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Seattle DUI prosecutors say juries confused about driving high
KIRO 7 Seattle-Tacoma Jul 07 08:14pm
When it comes to smoking pot and driving, Seattle's top DUI prosecutors say you'd be surprised how many people think it's legal. "It does appear that there's a common misconception out there in the public if you use marijuana because now it's supposedly legal that if you use it and you drive , that's OK," said Megan Hastings, said Seattle DUI prosecutor. Even before the passage of I-502 ...
DUI arrests up for the Fourth of July weekend
CBS 5 Phoenix Jul 07 06:28am
Arizona's highway patrol officers, sheriff's deputies and other law enforcement officers arrested nearly 400 people on suspicion of driving under the influence over the Fourth of July holiday weekend.
AZ DUI arrests up for the Fourth of July weekend - ABC 15 Phoenix
Arizona notches nearly 400 DUI arrests over Fourth of July... - KTAR 92.3 Phoenix
Zion's to increase drunk driving enforcement for Fourth ... - KUTV Salt Lake City
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Cleveland Browns' Josh Gordon arrested for DUI
UPI Jul 05 02:33pm
Danielle Haynes RALEIGH, N.C., July 5 (UPI) -- Cleveland Browns player Josh Gordon arrested for DUI on Saturday.
'One for the road' can be costly A DUI charge will hit your wallet... - Times News
DUI suspect tells officers they would only find 'the Holy Spirit' in high... - UPI
Man warns public of DUI checkpoints - WGN TV Chicago
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Seven DUI, 2 warrant arrests over holiday weekend
Napa Valley Register Jul 07 03:15pm
Extra DUI patrols over the Fourth of July holiday weekend netted seven suspected DUI arrests and two warrant arrests, according to the Napa Police Department’s traffic division.
Holiday weekend DUI crackdown not deterred by monsoon st... - KOLD News 13 Tuscon
DUI arrests during holiday weekend down from last y... - San Mateo Daily Journal
Troopers to be out in force over holiday weekend - News On 6 Tulsa
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Top DUI News, Monday, July 7th, 2014

Help stop drunken driving in New Jersey
The Record Jul 06 09:28pm
Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) is urging New Jersey lawmakers to take a stand to save lives on New Jersey’s roads.
Fourth of July drunk driving crackdown underway
Ann Arbor Journal 33 minutes ago
WASHTENAW COUNTY--The Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office, U of M Department of Public Safety and Pittsfield Department of Public Safety will step up enforcement and be on the lookout for impaired drivers in Washtenaw County through July 12.
Drunk driver collides with Montreal police cruiser
CBC via Yahoo! Canada News Jul 05 06:35am
Drunk driving is being blamed for a collision between a police cruiser and a small truck on Notre-Dame Street Friday evening that left five people injured.
Drunk Driving - News Images
Family, colleagues remember tow truck driver killed in hit-and-run - WHAS TV11 Louisville via Yahoo! News
Drunk driver collides with Montreal police cruiser
CBC Montreal Jul 05 07:00am
Drunk driving is being blamed for a collision between a police cruiser and a small truck on Notre-Dame Street Friday evening that left five people injured.
Drunk driver who killed Edmonton woman gets day parole - The Guardian
Officials: Alleged drunk driver kills pedestrian in Tombal... - Houston Chronicle
Sheriff: Driver in crash that killed 3 was drunk - WCVB Boston
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Two injured in suspected drunk driving crash in North Shreveport
KSLA-TV Shreveport 2 hours, 19 minutes ago
Two people are being treated for injuries after a suspected drunk driving crash in North Shreveport Monday morning.
Central Falls man accused of drunken driving with child in car - News, Weather and Classifieds for Southern New England
NBC 10 Providence Jul 06 02:48pm
A Central Falls man was arrested for drunk driving with his son in the car. Police say a Central Falls man suspected of drunken driving was arrested as he drove with his 4-year-old son.
Katie DeCubellis Memorial Foundation raises $12,000 in sch... - NBC 10 Providence
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2 DUII suspects have blood drawn in Eugene's "No Refusal" patrols
KATU Portland Jul 05 12:26pm
In an effort to curb drunk driving around the Fourth of July, police in Eugene instituted a "No Refusal Weekend" where officers worked with prosecutors and judges to quickly obtain "blood draw warrants" for drivers who refuse blood alcohol content testing.
Trail of blood leads to accused store burglar - Tahlequah Daily Press
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Drunk grandpa gets driving record cleared
Vancouver Sun Jul 06 07:30pm
A grandfather who lost his licence for riding drunk in the passenger seat of his car is seeking compensation for the three months he was wrongly barred from driving. Mounties admitted last fall it was an error to give Peter Norman - a 65-year-old pensioner from Sorrento, near Salmon Arm - a roadside prohibition for drinking a few beers before letting his grandson drive his car on a learner’s ...
Victim’s family: We will rally for stricter drunk driving laws
KOB 4 Albuquerque Jul 06 10:01pm
About 100 people die in drunk-driving-related crashes each year in New Mexico. Read more at
Fourth of July drunk driving crackdown underway
Ann Arbor Journal Jul 06 04:39am
WASHTENAW COUNTY--The Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office, U of M Department of Public Safety and Pittsfield Department of Public Safety will step up enforcement and be on the lookout for impaired drivers in Washtenaw County through July 12.

Stories of the Week

June 30th - July 6th Hawkeye football player charged with OWI

June 23rd - June 29th Man Spends an Entire Night Driving Drinkers Home for Free

June 16th - June 22nd Man hits state trooper with golf cart, gets DWI

June 9th - June 15th Drunk and stoned driver who hit CSP cars sentenced to house arrest

June 2nd - June 8th Man faces 20 years for impersonating brother at OUI stop

May 26th - Jun 1st Police sergeant jailed on second impaired-driving charge in year

May 19th - May 25th Cycling star Ullrich apologetic after drink-driving Swiss crash

May 12th - May 18th OWI CHARGES: Iowa, ISU Players Make Pleas

May 5th - May 11th Report: Wisconsin Heights baseball coach gets OWI on way to game

April 28th - May 4th CB Roby tweets his defense on OVI charge

April 21st - April 27th Ex-quarterback McNabb spends day in Arizona jail

April 14th - April 20th Lindsay Lohan's Mom Dina Pleads Guilty to Driving While Intoxicated

April 7th - April 13th Trooper admits he got his facts wrong in DWI trial

March 31st - April 6th Woman who crashed into deputy fire chief's porch admits to driving drunk

March 24th - March 30 Former Seabee convicted of DUI causing serious injuries

March 17th - March 23rd OVI trial date set for former boxer Kelly Pavlik

March 10th - March 16th CDOT launches new campaign to target marijuana-impaired driving

March 3rd - March 9th DUI level for marijuana stirs pot of controversy

February 24th - March 2nd Airport Officer in jail for allegedly driving while impaired and striking a man

February 17th - February 23rd Attorney: Lynch to plead down DUI case

February 10th - February 16th Mass. plow driver charged with OUI

February 3rd - February 9th Woman charged with OVI after dropping off child at school

January 27th - February 2nd County correctional officer charged for operating while intoxicated

January 20th - January 26th Bieber busted in Miami for DUI in drag racing incident

January 13th - January 19th David Cassidy arrested for drunk driving again

January 6th - January 12th Police: NH driver hurt after colliding with moose

December 30th - January 5th Driver faces OWI after allegedly hitting snow plow

2013 Stories of the Year : DUI-ETOH or THC or Rx

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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