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Top DUI News, Sunday, December 6th, 2015

$1M bail set for suspected drugged driver in fatal crash
FOX 5 San DiegoDec 03 04:06 PM
EL CAJON, Calif. — A motorist accused of being under the influence of prescription drugs when his vehicle fatally struck a Lakeside woman pleaded not guilty Thursday to a pair of felony charges. Joel Joseph Silva of Julian faces one count each of gross vehicular manslaughter while impaired and driving under the influence of drugs [ ]
Man pleads not-guilty in fatal pedestrian accident
Channel 8 San DiegoDec 03 04:26 PM
A motorist accused of being under the influence of prescription drugs when his vehicle fatally struck a Lakeside woman pleaded not guilty Thursday to a pair of felony charges.
Sitdown Sunday: The cop that said "I love playing with dead bodies"
TheJournal.ie via Yahoo UK & Ireland NewsDec 06 02:08 AM
The very best of the week's writing from around the web.
Llanelli man caused four car crash under influence of depression drugs taken after tragic mum death
Llanelli StarDec 02 02:53 AM
Llanelli man caused four car crash under influence of depression drugs taken...
Ford makes suit to simulate drugged driving
gizmag Nov 21 08:31 PM
Ford has created a suit of clothing that mimics the effects of driving while under the influence of drugs. The suit, dubbed the Drugged Driving Suit, is part of the Ford Driving Skills for Life program for young drivers. The goal is to use the suit, along with its Drunk Driving Suit sibling, to educate kids in a hands-on way about the effects of driving under the influence, even when they might...
Unique Ford Suit Helps Teach Young People the Danger... - The Auto Channel
October DUIs/DWAIs
The Durango HeraldNov 20 11:01 PM
DUI ConvictionsThe following are convictions made in October 2015 for driving under the influence with a blood-alcohol content of 0.08 percent or higher or by prescription or illegal drugs. Unless otherwise indicated, all convicts were ordered to obtain and follow drug/alcohol evaluations, attend a victim-impact panel and to perform...
Eklund held on bail following arrest for operating under the influence of drugs
Lowell SunNov 23 11:48 AM
LOWELL -- Lowell boxing legend Dicky Eklund, of "The Fighter" fame, was KO'd in court on Monday by a "sip'' of alcohol and prescription medications that warned of becoming drowsy when mixed with alcohol.
Driving while affected by medications as dangerous as driving under the influence of illegal drugs
News-Medical-NetNov 18 02:14 AM
Warning labels on medications about the dangers of driving are not enough to stop people getting behind the wheel with most driving while affected by drugs, according to Queensland University of Technology road safety researcher Dr Tanya Smyth.
Topeka Police Department uses unique tool to raise awareness about driving under the influence
The Topeka Capital-JournalNov 28 06:44 PM
There is a new type of hybrid car hitting the streets around Topeka - it is called the Cruiser Cab and it is spreading awareness about driving under the influence.
Woodstock police starting their RIDE program in anticipation of the holiday season
Woodstock Sentinel-ReviewDec 02 12:48 PM
With the holiday season approaching the Woodstock police have launched its annual RIDE (Reduce Impaired Driving Everywhere) program.
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Top DUI News, Saturday, December 5th, 2015

Woman charged with DUI after colliding with Bethlehem police cruiser
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New JerseyDec 03 05:45 PM
A Palmerton woman has been charged with driving under the influence after a collision with a Bethlehem police cruiser. Shortly before 3 a.m. Tuesday, an officer was traveling west on East Broad Street. A Volkswagen Jetta, which was traveling east on Broad Street, turned directly in front of him causing a collision. The driver of the offending vehicle was identified as 22-year-old Ashley Peters ...
Woman charged with driving under influence in Al... - The News-Herald
DA: Man charged for driving vehicle into tree, killing passenger
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New JerseyDec 03 01:30 PM
A driver who crashed his vehicle into a tree leading to the death of his passenger has now been charged, the Lehigh District Attorney said. The Lehigh County District Attorney's office says Joseph Obryant, 31, of Reading, was driving almost 20 miles over the speed limit when he crossed over three lanes of Hamilton Boulevard in Allentown, left the road and struck a tree head on. Obryant's ...
'Drugged driving' opponents take aim at pot amendment
WJXT JacksonvilleDec 02 12:24 PM
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - With the backdrop of December as Impaired Driving Prevention Month, marijuana opponents gathered at the Capitol on Wednesday to talk about the dangers of drugged driving.
Blotter: Deputies arrested a person who appeared to be drunk at the Sub-Acute Saratoga Children's Hospital
Saratoga NewsDec 02 07:14 PM
DUI arrest--On Nov. 22 at 10:40 p.m. at Big Basin Way and 6th Street. Deputies stopped a motorist for a traffic violation and arrested the driver for driving under the influence of alcohol.
Police reports: Elmhurst for Dec. 4
Huntley FarmsideDec 04 10:11 AM
Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Elmhurst Police Department. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have not been proved guilty in court.
Will County area police reports - The Herald News
Police reports: Elmhurst for Nov. 27 - Elmhurst Argus Press Spectator
Police Reports - The Herald News
Transportation Bill Is Full of Little-Heralded Changes
New York TimesDec 03 09:25 AM
Within a five-year, $300 billion measure are dozens of provisions providing new policies and consumer protections.
Abington Township police briefs: Week of Nov. 29
Times Chronicle & Glenside News & The GlobeDec 03 10:27 PM
RETAIL THEFT David Bell, 20, of Hampton Avenue ,and Zachary Barone, 19, of Andrew Drive, both of Southampton, Pa, were each charged with retail theft Nov. 11 at the Macy's department store at the Willow Grove Park mall, police said. Barone and Bell were found to have concealed $203 and $139 of merchandise, respectively, under their clothing after having left the store without attempting to pay ...
LOWER MAKEFIELD POLICE REPORT: Resident reports ... - Yardley News
Abington Township police briefs: Week of Nov. 8 - Times Chronicle & Glenside News & The Globe
Upper Dublin Township police reports: Week of No... - The Ambler Gazette
Man charged with heroin possession; woman wanted for North Carolina parole violation arrested
Hunterdon ReviewDec 01 11:33 AM
CLINTON TWP. - The Clinton Township Police Department arrested a man for possession of heroin and driving under the influence, and arrested a Whitehouse Station woman wanted in North Carolina for a pa
Drug Prevention Groups Put Marijuana Reform Initiative on 2016 Ballot
GlobeNewswire via Yahoo! FinanceDec 03 01:12 PM
SACRAMENTO, CALIF. -- On November 25 the Attorney General's Office approved for circulation a ballot initiative submitted as The Safe and Drug-Free Community Act, now called MEDICAL MARIJUANA. INITIATIVE ...
Verona-Cedar Grove Police Blotter: Nov. 23 to Nov. 30
The RecordDec 02 01:07 PM
A vehicle was burglarized at a Claremont Avenue business Nov. 20, according to police. The vehicle's owner reported that sometime over the past several days, two metal exterminator tanks were removed, police indicated. Officer Justin Nielsen investigated the incident.
Wallingford Police Blotter Oct. 17 through Oct. ... - The Record-Journal
Verona-Cedar Grove Police Blotter: Nov. 6 to Nov... - The Record
Police Blotter: Suspicious death of pregnant horse... - San Jose Mercury News
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Top DUI News, Friday, December 4th, 2015

Met Police launch drink and drug driving campaign over Christmas
Get West LondonDec 03 04:50 AM
Drivers caught under the influence can face a minimum 12-month driving ban, a criminal record or a jail sentence.
Drink drivers named and shamed in festive campaign... - Weston Mercury
Drink-drive simulator aims to show revellers danger... - Manchester Evening News
Keep our roads safe - Dob in a drink driver this... - Halifax Courier
Woman charged with DUI after colliding with Bethlehem police cruiser
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New JerseyDec 03 05:45 PM
A Palmerton woman has been charged with driving under the influence after a collision with a Bethlehem police cruiser. Shortly before 3 a.m. Tuesday, an officer was traveling west on East Broad Street. A Volkswagen Jetta, which was traveling east on Broad Street, turned directly in front of him causing a collision. The driver of the offending vehicle was identified as 22-year-old Ashley Peters ...
Woman charged with DUI after crash - Kane County Chronicle
Woman charged with driving under influence in Al... - The News-Herald
St. Joseph woman charged with aggravated DUI - The Champaign News-Gazette
New marijuana breath test device to detect levels of THC
The Washington TimesDec 02 07:51 AM
The legalization of marijuana in several states in recent years has fueled concern over drugged driving — and not just among law enforcement officials who want to prevent it. Pot users are also concerned that without a way to measure if a person is high — current tests can only ...
driving under the influence - News Images
Ford's 'Drug Driving Suit' simulates what its like to drive while you're high as a kite
'Dressing Under the Influence': Ford Creates 'Drug Driving Suit' For Teens
4. Re-enacting Khloe Kardashian's Drunk Driving Arrest
John Stamos Given Probation For DUI
No Jail For John Stamos After DUI
NCIS' Michael Weatherly Charged with DUI
John Stamos Gets Three Years of Probation for DUI
Ohio State QB Barrett pleads guilty to impaired driving
Police investigating head-on crash with Uber driver
John Stamos Pleads No Contest to Driving Under the Influence
FILE - In this Aug. 6, 2015 file photo, actor John Stamos, from the new comedy "Grandfathered," poses for a portrait during the Fox 2015 Television Critics Association Summer Press Tour in Beverly ...
El Dorado Co. education superintendent accused of DUI
A young Canadian boy called police to alert them that his mother was illegally driving under the influence of alcohol with him in the vehicle, police said
3 hospitalized following multi-car crash in Van Nuys
Man Pleads Not Guilty to Killing San Bernardino Officer in Alleged DUI Crash
Fatal DUI suspect's plea rejected after he fails drug test
Philly.comDec 02 07:33 AM
EBENSBURG, Pa. (AP) - A Pennsylvania man charged in a fatal crash while driving under the influence of alcohol and morphine wasn't allowed to plead guilty after he appeared drowsy in court then failed a drug test.
John Stamos Sentenced To 3 Years Probation In DU... - The Huffington Post
Hayes resident sentenced on DUI-related manslaughter... - Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal
Actor John Stamos sentenced to three years' probation... - Stuff
278 drivers caught under the influence of drink or drugs in Tayside
The Evening TelegraphDec 01 10:20 PM
Nearly 300 people have been caught driving under the influence of either drugs or alcohol in six months — despite the introduction of stricter drink-drive laws.
DPD cop found not guilty of DUI, prohibited use of weapon
9 News DenverDec 03 01:39 PM
Denver Police officer Eric Sellers was found not guilty of driving while under the influence and prohibited use of weapon on Thursday.
Former Snowmass council member pleads guilty to ... - Aspen Daily News
Man pleads not-guilty in fatal pedestrian accident... - Channel 8 San Diego
Third-degree murder charge withdrawn; Quakertown... - Perkasie News-Herald
Man charged with DUI after rear-ending JCPS bus
WAVE 3 LouisvilleDec 03 01:35 PM
A Louisville man is facing multiple charges after he allegedly rear-ended an occupied Jefferson County Public Schools bus in PRP while driving under the influence Wednesday afternoon. Roland Hedgespeth, 47, was charged with DUI (second offense), first-degree wanton endangerment and driving without insurance.
Police: Man charged after rear-ending bus while ... - WLKY Louisville
Motorists warned that police will be testing for drugs, as well as alcohol
Hartlepool MailNov 30 04:37 PM
As the national Christmas drink-drive campaign gets under way today, police in Durham and Cleveland are warning motorists they can be tested at the roadside for drugs as well as alcohol.
Report those you suspect of drink driving, say Cumbria police
West Moreland GazetteDec 02 10:35 AM
PEOPLE are being urged to report to police anyone they think is driving under the influence of drink or drugs this month.
Keep our roads safe - Dob in a drink driver this... - Wakefield Today
Carmarthenshire Council warn motorists: 'Don't d... - Llanelli Star
Drink-driver stopped on school run - Worcester news
Public Record of Cases Heard in Edgartown District Court
Vineyard GazetteDec 03 02:05 PM
4:15 pm, December 3, 2015 The following cases were heard in Edgartown district court.
Man charged with skipping two DUI court dates - Connecticut Post
Arizona court to rule on medical pot law, DUI pr... - KOLD News 13 Tuscon
Bernadette McMenamin won't face court again over... - Sydney Morning Herald
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Top DUI News, Thursday, December 3rd, 2015

Breathalyzer history records ruled off-limits in drunk-driving cases
The Canadian Press via Yahoo Canada NewsDec 02 12:10 PM
Trying to beat a drunk- driving conviction by asking for certain records related to the breathalyzer used has become more difficult following a ruling Wednesday by Ontario's top court. The ruling limits disclosure of records accused frequently ask for in drunk- driving prosecutions. "It is critical for the efficient operation of trial courts, especially those in which alcohol- driving offences ...
UA drunk driving victims speak out
Arizona Daily WildcatDec 02 08:12 AM
UA drunk driving victims share their story in hopes of making a difference.
Breathalyzer records ruled off-limits in drunk- ... - 680 News
Breathalyzer history records ruled off-limits in... - News 1130
Rep. Ron Sandack honored for efforts to stop drunk... - Lisle Reporter
drunk driving -Barone - News Images
Ford's 'Drug Driving Suit' simulates what its like to drive while you're high as a kite
Police crack down on drunk driving over Thanksgiving weekend
Woman arrested in drunk driving crash
School bus driver charged with driving drunk
Preventing drunk driving: 'Impairment Suit' shows how drinking impacts ability to drive
Deputy prosecutor charged with drunk driving
Police Agencies Team Up to Raise Awareness Against Drunk Driving
New Jersey State Trooper Accused of Driving Drunk
Man Meets With Family Of Woman He Killed In Drunk Driving Crash
Push to end drunk driving
Olympian Michael Phelps Longed For Death After DUI Arrest
3 People Dead After Wreck
Footage Released of Ohio State Quarterback's Arrest
Mothers Against Drunk Driving taking action against deadly crashes
Warren firefighter facing murder, drunk driving charges in death of 17-year-old
Orland Park teen, Pontiac cop remembered at drunk driving forum
SouthtownStarDec 02 06:39 PM
Woman remembers her sister, a victim of a drunk-driver: 'I carry her heart in my heart.' Eighteen years ago, Erin Olmsted was killed by a drunk driver.
Breathalyzer history records ruled off-limits in Ontario drunk-driving cases
CTV.caDec 02 01:47 PM
Trying to beat a drunk-driving conviction by asking for certain records related to the breathalyzer used has become more difficult following a ruling Wednesday by Ontario's top court.
Breathalyzer history records ruled off-limits in... - Global Toronto
Wheels24.co.za | SA is world's worst drunk-driving country
News 24 South AfricaDec 01 05:56 AM
South Africa tops the list of drunk-driving related deaths in the world, reports the World Health Organisation.
Think twice about driving drunk and drugged, urged... - Spalding Today
TV actor detained for drunk driving - Deccan Herald
Disturbance leads to drunk driving charge - Brandon Sun
Douglassville woman who hit Exeter patrol car suspected of driving drunk, police say
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New JerseyDec 02 09:01 AM
Drunk driving is suspected in a crash involving a police car in Berks County. The accident happened at 3:12 p.m. Tuesday at the intersection of West 47th and West 46th streets in Exeter Township. A township police car was rear-ended by another vehicle, which was being driven by a woman from Douglasville, police said. The driver of the striking vehicle was taken into custody for suspicious of ...
Nova Scotia drunk driving charges against women on the rise
CBC via Yahoo Canada NewsDec 01 02:00 AM
John McLeod, a Halifax Regional Police officer who works in a windowless office in a former elementary school, now a police training facility in Dartmouth. Once a week, McLeod sits down at his computer and pulls up a list of everyone who's been charged with impaired driving, then he plugs those numbers into a spreadsheet. For the past three years, he's been building a profile of people who drink...
Majority of Americans do not know legal limit for drunk driving
GlobeNewswire via Yahoo! FinanceNov 18 07:05 AM
ARLINGTON, Va. -- The holiday season is a time of year filled with tradition, but, unfortunately, one holiday tradition in the United States is an increase in drunk driving. A new national survey shows ...
Presidential Proclamation -- National Impaired Driving Prevention Month, 2015
The White HouseDec 01 08:20 AM
NATIONAL IMPAIRED DRIVING PREVENTION MONTH, 2015 - - - - - - - BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA A PROCLAMATION No person should suffer the tragedy of losing someone as a result of drunk, drugged, or distracted driving, but for far too long the danger of impaired driving has robbed people of the comfort of knowing that when they or a loved one leaves home they will return safely ...
Manitoba launches tougher impaired driving laws - Global Winnipeg
MDOT supports National Impaired Driving Preventi... - WMCTV Memphis
Ford's "Drug Driving Suit" simulates what its like... - Digital Trends
Number of Drunk Driving Deaths Dropped Below 10,000 in 2014
PRWebNov 25 05:16 AM
MADD Issues New Challenge in Response to NHTSA Data (PRWeb November 25, 2015) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2015/11/prweb13101528.htm
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Top DUI News, Wednesday, December 2nd, 2015

Haverhill woman charged with OUI
Lowell SunNov 30 04:32 AM
LOWELL -- A Haverhill woman was charged with operating under the influence after crashing her car into a utility pole Saturday night, police said.
Woman with multiple warrants charged with OUI
Lowell SunNov 29 10:28 AM
LOWELL -- A Haverhill woman was charged with operating under the influence after crashing her car into a utility pole Saturday night, police said.
Fitchburg man facing 4th OUI claims balance issues
Sentinel & EnterpriseNov 06 03:47 AM
AYER -- The attorney for a 58-year-old Fitchburg man charged by Shirley police with his fourth drunken-driving offense says Melvin B.
Man 'glad' Framingham Police arrested him for OUI
The MetroWest Daily NewsNov 13 04:50 PM
FRAMINGHAM - A Leominster man thanked a police officer on Friday for arresting him for drunken driving, authorities said.Fabian Zeliz, 31, told police he knew he shouldn't be driving after drinking several beers and was “glad" they pulled him over, according to a Framingham Police report written by Sgt. Marty Keith.“Mr. Zelis stated,' Can you imagine if I kept driving? I could have hit someone ...
Police: Drunk driver arrested at Louisville Starbucks
WAVE 3 LouisvilleNov 30 01:37 PM
A trip to a Louisville coffee shop while allegedly intoxicated earned a man a spot behind bars last week.
Woman charged with OUI, 9 other offenses after crash
Sentinel & EnterpriseNov 03 03:59 AM
Sentinel staff report FITCHBURG -- A Fitchburg woman involved in a minor traffic accident Saturday afternoon was charged with 10 separate violations, including operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol, according to a Police
France bombs ISIS in revenge
Gold Coast NewsNov 16 12:39 PM
FRENCH warplanes have carried out fresh air strikes against Islamic State's Syrian stronghold, as police staged 128 more raids across France.
Hollande: ‘France will destroy IS'
Gold Coast NewsNov 16 11:39 AM
FRENCH President Francois Hollande has vowed to adopt hard-line security measures against Islamic State, as the militants warn that more attacks are imminent.
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Top DUI News, Tuesday, December 1st, 2015

Municipal Court
Springfield News-SunNov 27 07:27 AM
CASES CALLED TUESDAY INCLUDED: Charles Eugene Jacobs, 32, of 721 S. Wittenberg, OVI, guilty, 12 months driver's license suspension, three days jail, three days credit for time served, fine and cost due Dec. 29, fined $500. Kristin Marie Trapp, 45, of 1026 Woodlawn Ave., Apt. D, theft, guilty, 30 days jail with 30 days suspended, fine and costs due by Feb. 22, 2016, fined $50. Greg Edward Delong...
OVI checkpoints set for Wednesday night
Dayton Daily NewsNov 23 11:56 AM
The first checkpoint will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. and the second will be held from 10 p.m. to midnight.
Municipal Court
Springfield News-SunNov 16 08:10 AM
CASES CALLED THURSDAY INCLUDED: Chris R. Johnson, 29, of 27 E. Southern Ave., OVI, guilty, 90 days jail, credit for time served, balance suspended, 12 months driver's license suspension, 12 months probation, fine and costs to be suspended upon completion of 110 hours community service, fined $525; driving under suspension OVI suspension, traffic control device, reckless operation, dismissed ...
Court Date Set for Buckeyes' Barrett After OVI C... - ABC News
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Dose: Ovi passes Fedorov
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Court date set for Buckeyes' Barrett after OVI citation
Gottlieb: Dashcam video shows JT Barrett's OVI arrest
Ohio State QB J.T. Barrett fined, license suspended after OVI arrest
OVI checkpoints set for Wednesday night
WHIO-TV 7 DaytonNov 23 12:24 PM
Two sobriety checkpoints are planned to be conducted in Harrison Twp. Wednesday night. The first checkpoint will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. and the second will be held from 10 p.m. to midnight, according to a release from the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office. The exact locations of the checkpoints should be released on Wednesday. Deputies and officers with the Montgomery County Combined Agency ...
Results from Friday OVI checkpoint in Youngstown
WFMJ YoungstownNov 28 06:38 AM
The Ohio State Highway Patrol has released the results from an OVI checkpoint on Friday. Troopers, in collaboration with the Youngstown Police Department, conducted a sobriety checkpoint from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. on South Avenue near Indianola Avenue in Youngstown.
OVI checkpoint tonight in Youngstown - WFMJ Youngstown
Oregon Police Division announces results of OVI checkpoint from Nov. 21
Toledo News NowNov 21 10:27 AM
An OVI checkpoint will be in effect in the 2800 block of Sate Route 2 (Navarre Ave.) from 8:30 p.m. - 2:30 a.m. beginning Saturday, Nov. 21.
Municipal Court
Springfield News-SunNov 09 08:03 AM
CASES CALLED THURSDAY INCLUDED: Jovan Sanford Carreker, 20, of 1233 Bellefair Ave., OVI, guilty, 12 months driver's license suspension, 30 days jail with 20 days suspended, six months probation, fined $375; unauthorized use of vehicle, guilty, 30 days jail with 30 days suspended, six months probation. Jason R. Massie, 37, of 1116 Cedarview Dr., OVI, guilty, 12 months driver's license suspension...
19-year-old driver arrested for 'Super OVI' - News Channel 5 Cleveland
Municipal Court
Springfield News-SunNov 17 06:45 AM
CASES CALLED MONDAY INCLUDED: Zachary Boggs, 23, of 2320 Gladden, abusing harmful intoxicants, OVI, flee/elude, failure to control, innocent, continued. Charles R. Boystel, 28, of Urbana, OVI, two counts driving under suspension, speed, innocent, continued. James A. Campbell, 55, of 930 Mt. Joy St., aggravated menacing, innocent, continued. Beverly A. Coleman, 54, of Mt. Sterling, theft ...
Dash cam video shows Ohio State QB J.T. Barrett's OVI arrest
Dr. Saturday via Yahoo! SportsNov 12 09:18 AM
Barrett, 20, pled guilty to a misdemeanor OVI charge and had his driver's license suspended for 180 days.
OSP plans OVI checkpoint in Youngstown tonight
WFMJ YoungstownNov 27 08:24 AM
The Ohio State Highway Patrol has announced the location of an OVI checkpoint planned for tonight and Saturday morning.
OVI checkpoint scheduled for Saturday in Mahoni... - WFMJ Youngstown
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Top DUI News, Monday, November 30th, 2015

Police: Springdale man arrested for 7th OWI
WISC-TV MadisonNov 29 08:22 PM
A town of Springdale man is behind bars, after he was arrested for his seventh OWI, police said. The Dane County Communications Center was alerted to an erratic driver at 5:46 p.m. Sunday in Verona. Police located the car and pulled it into a parking lot along the 200 block of South Main Street. The driver, 57-year-old Robert Eggimann was arrested for his seventh OWI offense. Authorities say ...
Michigan Man arrested for OWI after fatal crash on I-94
FOX 28 South BendNov 29 08:26 PM
One man is dead and another behind bars after a fatal crash in Benton Township Saturday night...
Janesville man faces 8th OWI charge
WISC-TV MadisonNov 29 06:53 AM
A Janesville man faces his eight drunken driving charge after being stopped by police Saturday afternoon. Janesville police officers stopped a vehicle near the intersection of South Jackson and West Milwaukee streets around 4:10 p.m., according to a release. Chad A. Schneider, 43, was arrested for eight-offense operating while intoxicated, operating while revoked due to an alcohol conviction and...
Sheriff: Driver arrested for OWI after train collides with car
WISC-TV MadisonNov 22 08:37 PM
A driver in Mauston was arrested for OWI Sunday evening after a train hit a car along West State Street. Mauston police were called to the accident at 5:18 p.m. Authorities say the driver was able to get out of the vehicle in time and was not hurt. The car was severely damaged while the train suffered minor damage. Crews from Canadian Pacific Railroad came out to inspect the train and tracks ...
Sheriff: Driver arrested for OWI after train collides with car
WKBT La CrosseNov 23 08:22 AM
A driver in Mauston was arrested for OWI Sunday evening after a train hit a car along West State Street.
Driver arrested on OWI charge after crash serious... - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Mike Boyle Elected Secretary of Michigan's Association of OWI Attorneys.
PRWebNov 12 12:39 AM
Barone Defense Firm Partner Micheal J. Boyle has been elected Secretary of Michigan Association of OWI Attorneys, and intends to use his executive position to expand membership and training opportunities among Michigan's DUI defense lawyers. (PRWeb November 12, 2015) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/baronedefensefirm/michaelboyle/prweb13073945.htm
“We will stop, test, arrest and lock up drunk drivers:" Officers out in force this Thanksgiving weekend
FOX 6 MilwaukeeNov 25 08:20 PM
MILWAUKEE — Law enforcement officials will be out in force this Thanksgiving weekend — looking for drunk drivers. If you're thinking about drinking this holiday weekend, officials urge you to plan ahead for a safe ride home. Thirty law enforcement agencies across southeastern Wisconsin are taking part in this OWI deployment. Together, they make up [ ]
Polk County DA arrested for OWI Monday night
KARE 11 Minneapolis-St. PaulNov 12 01:11 PM
Daniel P. Steffen is facing OWI and speeding charges in Fond du Lac County.
Driver cited for OWI after head-on crash on Highway 218
The GazetteNov 26 01:46 PM
BREMER COUNTY, Iowa — One of the drivers involved in a head-on crash on Highway 218 faces several charges, including operating while intoxicated and driving the wrong way on a one-way road. A crash report from the Iowa State Patrol says 24-year-old Kevin Harris, of Jesup, turned north onto the highway from County Road C13 south of Nashua. Harris then started driving north in the southbound lanes...
Polk County man arrested for 7th OWI
WEAU Eau ClaireNov 09 09:48 PM
A St. Croix Falls man was arrested for his 7th OWI in Polk County Monday.

Stories of the Week

November 23rd - November 29th John Stamos Gets Three Years of Probation for DUI

November 16th - November 22nd Ty Lawson pleads guilty to charges in drunken driving arrest

November 9th - November 15th Cop shows up too drunk to collect anti-drunk driving award

November 2nd - November 8th Police: Man charged with aggravated DWI under Leandra's Law while trick-or-treating

October 26th - November 1st Ross Chafe, Whistler Cyclist, May Have Been Under The Influence During Crash: ICBC

October 19th - October 25th 39-year-old Hartford man arrested for 4th OWI while driving tractor

October 12th - October 18th Sheriff's deputy pleads guilty in drunken driving case

October 5th - October 11th School bus driver Jason Stalbaum accused of driving off road while under influence of drugs

September 28th - October 4th Police rack up citations with questionable DUI checkpoints

September 21st - September 27th Law and Order: Warrant suspect's call to 9-1-1 results in arrest

September 14th - September 20th 27-year-old Chicago man arrested for OWI with a child in his vehicle in Kenosha County

September 7th - September 13th Man out on bail for OWI charge suspected of OWI

August 31st - September 6th Ex-prosecutor, AG's adviser charged with OVI

August 24th - August 30th Breathe here: Ontario judge wants alcohol-monitoring devices on all cars

August 17th - August 23rd $3M bail set for DUI suspect in fatal hit-and-run

August 10th - August 16th VIDEO: County asst. prosecutor's OVI arrest

August 3rd - August 9th CMPD officer accused of DWI after crash in patrol car

July 27 - August 2nd OSP: Prosecutor flees OVI crash on I-70

July 20 - July 26th Drunk Man Crashes Car, Flees Scene, Somehow Ends Up Naked On A Barn Roof

July 13 - July 19th Ty Lawson of NBA's Nuggets arrested on DUI charge in Los Angeles

July 6th - July 128th Driver crashes into pond after night of drinking

June 29th - July 5th Woman charged in West Chester crash that killed utility worker

June 22nd - June 28th Snowmass councilman nabbed on DUI charge

June 15th - June 21st Police: Woman allegedly arrived drunk to pick up her drunk friend

June 8th - June 14th Suspected drunken driver nearly hit pedestrian, police say

June 1st - June 7th Former Noblesville pain doctor arrested for second OWI in one week

May 25th - May 31st County Veterans Affairs Director arrested for second OWI

May 18th - May 24th Man gets 6 months in jail for DUI-marijuana crash that killed pedestrian

May 11th - May 17th Drunk School Bus Driver Crashes Into Pole With Kids Onboard

May 4th - May 10th RCMP charge man for driving drunk, shooting gun in rural Manitoba

April 27th - May 3rd York Middle School principal arrested on OUI charge

April 20th - April 26th Law and Order: Motorcyclist charged with three felonies after traffic stop in Village

April 13th - April 19th Lawmakers consider new technology for roadside drug testing

April 6th - April 12th DWI Suspect Acquitted After Appealing Fayetteville District Court Ruling

March 30th - April 5th David Cassidy's upstate NY DWI sentencing postponed again

March 23rd - March 29th Officer in wrong-way NY crash had 2 drunken-driving arrests

March 16th - March 22nd DUI suspect claims boyfriend took $16,700 while fleeing the wreck

March 9th - March 15th Officer pulls man from burning car, charges him with DWI

March 1st - March 8th Police: Woman tried to hit nurse after OWI arrest

February 23rd - March 1st Man charged with OWI after getting car stuck on Lake Mendota

February 16th - February 22nd Lance Armstrong pleads guilty to careless driving in Aspen, avoiding court appearance

February 9th - February 15th DUI law requiring video documentation leads to dismissed cases

February 2nd - February 8th Sunday alcohol sales campaign manager had BAC of .168 in crash

January 27th - February 1st Uber says ride services reduce drunk driving

January 19th - January 26th Judge tosses ex-trooper's DWI unconscious behind the wheel insufficient probable cause

January 12th - January 18th Lieutenant charged with 3rd DWI after reportedly urinating in a store has resigned

January 5th - January 11th Former BU prof gets conditional discharge for impaired driving

December 22nd - December 28th Police: Drunken Wife Drives Car Through Estranged Husband's Front Door

2014 Stories of the Year : Have One On Me

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 END

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