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August 7th-August 14th in the year Two Thousand and Seventeen

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Top DUI News, Sunday, August 13th, 2017

Drunk Man Flees Police At 80 MPH In Downtown Waukesha
Patch8 hours ago
A man arrested for drunk driving tried fleeing officers, only to realize that it was a bad idea. Waukesha police attempted a traffic stop near the area of Madison St. and W. St ...
Livestreamed, deadly crash caused by blown tire
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel13 hours ago
The defense attorney for a teenage driver accused of driving drunk while livestreaming the crash that killed her younger sister says a mechanical problem may have caused the accident ...
72-year-old woman sentenced to prison for DUI crash that killed MMA fighter's toddler son
Los Angeles Times3 days ago
A 72-year-old woman pleaded guilty to vehicular manslaughter Thursday in connection with a drunk driving crash that killed the toddler son of a mixed-martial arts fighter, officials ...
Lawyer: Livestreamed, deadly crash caused by blown tire
The Tampa Tribune21 hours ago
(AP) The defense attorney for a teenage driver accused of driving drunk while livestreaming the crash that killed her younger sister says a mechanical problem may have caused the ...
Lawyer: Livestreamed, deadly crash caused by blown tire
KSBY San Luis Obispo17 hours ago
The defense attorney for a teenage driver accused of driving drunk while livestreaming the crash that killed her younger sister says a mechanical problem may have caused the accident ...
Why Drunk Driving is Harmful
Patch4 days ago
Every single day, 28 people die from drunk driving – that means fathers, mothers, babies, siblings are taken away from each other daily. The unfortunate part about drunk ...
Lawyer: Livestreamed, deadly crash caused by blown tire
San Jose Mercury News13 hours ago
In a court appearance Friday, Aug. 11, 2017, her attorney said Sanchez, accused of driving drunk while livestreaming the July 21, 2017 crash that killed her younger sister, said ...
Person arrested for drunk driving after crashing into stop sign
TV 7&4 Traverse City22 hours ago
(WPBN/WGTU)-- A person was arrested for drunk driving after deputies say the person hit a stop sign and then landed in a ditch. According to the Wexford County Sheriff's Office ...
Uh, not so much on family's 'familiar plight'
Los Angeles Times3 days ago
There is nothing minor about drunk driving. How many people are killed each year by drunk driving? It is unbelievable that an attorney would make such a statement ...
Suspected drunk driver leaves Nashville officer hospitalized
The Tennessean3 days ago
A Metro police officer remains hospitalized after being seriously injured Tuesday during an alleged drunk-driving crash involving two suspects.
Tears, pain fill courtroom as 72-year-old woman sent to prison for killing MMA fighter’s son in Hawthorne
Redlands Daily Facts3 days ago
A 72-year-old woman pleaded guilty to vehicular manslaughter Thursday and was sentenced to six years in state prison for driving through a crosswalk while drunk in Hawthorne last ...
Woman killed in wrong-way crash, driver at fault arrested
KHOU 11 Houston1 day ago
A woman was killed early Saturday morning after being involved in a suspected drunk driving accident. Around 2:15 a.m. officers said a man driving a white pickup truck ran ...
After Revealing Bisexuality, Aaron Carter Is 'Looking Forward to the Future — with a Man or a Woman'
MSN News5 days ago
Just days after publicly revealing that he’s bisexual and splitting with his girlfriend, Aaron Carter says he’s “really looking forward to the future” – whether it “be with a man or a woman.”
5-Time Attleboro Drunk Driver Held After Hitting Girl: DA
Patch6 days ago
An Attleboro man with four drunk driving convictions was held in custody Monday after police said he was drunk again when he hit and seriously injured a 12-year-old girl ...
Tears, pain fill courtroom as 72-year-old woman sent to prison for killing MMA fighter’s son in Hawthorne
Long Beach Press-Telegram3 days ago
A 72-year-old woman pleaded guilty to vehicular manslaughter Thursday and was sentenced to six years in state prison for driving through a crosswalk while drunk in Hawthorne last ...
Jurors acquit two LAPD officers charged with conspiracy, deadlock on one charge for one officer
Los Angeles Times6 days ago
Two Los Angeles police officers were acquitted Monday of conspiring to obstruct justice after prosecutors accused them of failing to arrest a drunk driving suspect and writing ...
Live: Driver in drunk driving crash that killed high school student being sentenced
FOX 8 Cleveland2 days ago
TALLMADGE, Ohio -- A Tallmadge man will learn his sentence Friday for a drunk driving crash that killed an Ellet High School student in March of 2016. Charles Queer, 64, entered a no contest plea in the case back in June.
Woman convicted in wrong way, drunk driving crash that killed Allentown man
The Morning Call3 days ago
Chew, 26, of Richland Township was also convicted of homicide by vehicle while driving drunk, homicide by vehicle, involuntary manslaughter and two counts of drunken driving ...
Lawyer: Livestreamed, deadly crash caused by blown tire
ABC News14 hours ago
The defense attorney for a teenage driver accused of driving drunk while livestreaming the crash that killed her younger sister says a mechanical problem may have caused the accident in California
Country Music Legend Glen Campbell Dies at 81
Variety via Yahoo News5 days ago
He eventually worked his way toward sobriety — though he would later fall off the wagon in 2002 and serve a brief stint in prison for drunk driving — and newfound spirituality ...
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Top DUI News, Saturday, August 12th, 2017

Driver Tried To Pay Officer To Forget OUI Charge: Police
Patch12 hours ago
A Milton man attempted to pay off officers to make an arrest go away, police said. Jaquan Bodden, 23, of Milton, was arrested Aug. 4 and charged with negligent operating to endanger ...
POLICE BRIEFS: Woman charged with assault on police officer
The Alaska Star15 hours ago
Cranford, 32, of Anchorage, and arrested her for operating under the influence. Police said Cranford also asked for a phone to call a lawyer, which she allegedly used to strike an officer ...
Celebrity mug shots
Fox News3 days ago
On May 23, 2005 music producer Phil Spector appeared during his trial at the Los Angeles Superior Court in Los Angeles, left. A June 14, 2017 mugshot provided by the California Department of ...
Walpole Man Arrested In Norwood On 9th OUI Charge
Patch5 days ago
A Walpole man arrested in Norwood Sunday night was in front of a judge Monday for drunken driving for the ninth time, according to police and court records. Edward Wright, 54, was arraigned ...
Attleboro man accused of striking 12 year-old girl with SUV; his third OUI
NBC 10 Providence6 days ago
An Attleboro, Massachusetts man is accused of driving drunk and hitting a 12-year-old girl in South Boston Saturday. Police say 78-year-old Richard Higgins was behind the wheel of an SUV, that ...
Girl hit by alleged drunk driver in South Boston
WCVB Boston6 days ago
A child was hit by a vehicle at a crosswalk in South Boston Saturday afternoon.
OUI charges: Prosecutors say it's hit-and-run suspect's 5th offense, defense says 3rd
NBC 10 Providence5 days ago
An Attleboro man accused of driving drunk and hitting a young girl during the weekend appeared in court Monday. Investigators said 78-year-old Richard Higgins drove away from the scene in South ...
Drunk Driving Teen Clips Officer With Vehicle Mirror While Fleeing Traffic Stop: Cops
Patch4 days ago
Tyler Corriveau, 19, pictured left, of Manchester, was arrested on Aug. 7, 2017, and charged with aggravated OUI, disobeying a police officer, two counts of reckless conduct, and ...
Committee recommends against adding marijuana blood-level limit to OUI laws
Bangor Daily News6 days ago
A committee convened by the Maine Department of Public Safety says it doesn't believe that Maine needs to set a limit for determining whether a motorist is impaired by marijuana. The recommendation ...
Plymouth Woman Arrested At Otis Rotary On OUI Charge
CapeNews.net-10 hours ago
A woman from Plymouth was arrested after driving her car into the middle of the Otis Rotary early Monday morning, August 7. Police arrested ...
OUI arrest from The Boston Globe
Chef Barbara Lynch released without bail after OUI arrest in ...
The Boston Globe-Jul 20, 2017
Acclaimed chef Barbara Lynch is free without bail after her arraignment Tuesday on a drunken driving charge in Gloucester. Lynch was ...
OUI arrest from Boston Herald
Salem man with lifetime driving ban racks up 11th OUI arrest
Boston Herald-Jul 13, 2017
NO BAIL: Peter Anketell waived a dangerousness hearing at a court appearance in Salem. He has been convicted 13 times of drunk driving.
OUI arrest from Patch.com
OUI, Warrant Arrest, And More: Hingham Police Log
Patch.com-Aug 4, 2017
After officers located the vehicle, Catherine Joaquin, 48, of Hull, was arrested and charged with operating under influence of liquor, operating ...
OUI arrest from The Sun Chronicle
Attleboro man arrested for OUI after striking girl
The Sun Chronicle-Aug 5, 2017
ATTLEBORO -- A 78-year-old city man was arrested on a third ... operating a motor vehicle with revoked license for OUI; operating while under ...
Drunken driver arrested for 3rd OUI after striking 12-year-old girl in ...
MassLive.com-Aug 5, 2017
OUI arrest from Wareham Week
Wareham Police make 2 OUI arrests in 2 hours
Wareham Week-Jul 28, 2017
Prunier has been charged with OUI, Negligent Operation, Leaving the Scene, Disorderly Conduct, Disturbing the Peace, Resisting Arrest, ...
Falmouth Police witness crash, operator arrested for OUI and texting.
CapeCod.com News-Jul 28, 2017
Cache Of Unlicensed Guns, Ammo Found In Truck Following OUI ...
CapeNews.net-Jul 14, 2017
A small arsenal of unlicensed guns and ammunition was found following a drunk driving arrest on Main Street in Buzzards Bay. Police said that ...
OUI arrest from The Recorder
Traffic stop leads to Athol man's second OUI arrest
The Recorder-Aug 2, 2017
LYNNFIELD — A traffic stop on Interstate 95 for erratic driving resulted in the arrest of an Athol man on charges of operating under the influence ...
OUI arrest from WABI
Washburn Man Arrested for OUI Thursday
WABI-Aug 11, 2017
Washburn, Maine (WAGM) According to the Maine State Police, 63 year old Ricky Castonguay swerved back and forth across the road multiple ...
OUI arrest from NECN
Man Accused of Driving Drunk, Hitting Child Held Without Bail After ...
NECN-Aug 10, 2017
Police initially said this was his third arrest on OUI charges; however, police said Monday that this is his fifth OUI arrest. Higgins' attorney ...
NECN-Aug 10, 2017
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Top DUI News, Friday, August 11th, 2017

OVI checkpoint Friday in Butler County
Dayton Daily News20 hours ago
An OVI checkpoint will be held in Butler County on Friday night, Aug. 11.
Gunman robs Walgreen's: Solon police blotter
The Cleveland Plain Dealer1 day ago
OVI, US 422: At 12:50 a.m. Aug. 3, an officer clocked a car traveling 75 miles per hour in a 60-mile-per-hour zone. A traffic stop was made as the car exited US 422 at Harper Road.
OVI checkpoint Friday in Guernsey County
The Daily Jeffersonian21 hours ago
The OVI checkpoints, funded by federal grant funds, is planned to deter and intercept impaired drivers. "Based on provisional data, there were 392 OVI-related fatal crashes in ...
Indiana mother accused of crashing while on heroin with twin toddlers in the car
TV 7&4 Traverse City7 days ago
Ashley Davis was arraigned on charges of child endangering, OVI, and drug and traffic charges. Investigators say they found heroin and a syringe in the car.
Drunk man crashes car, found hiding in woods: Solon police blotter
The Cleveland Plain Dealer6 days ago
After paramedics evaluated him, the man was charged with OVI, prohibited BAC and failure to maintain reasonable control. Arrested and charged with rape was a Solon man, 21. Theft, Aurora ...
Columbiana County Municipal
The East Liverpool Review3 hours ago
Roberts, 59, McDonald, charged with OVI second offense and a tail lights violation. An Oct. 2 pretrial was set for Donald J. Williams Jr., Market Street, North Lima, cited with driving ...
Ex-Boyfriend Threatens To Kill Solon Resident
Patch2 days ago
Police have issued a warrant for a 59-year-old man that has been calling his ex-girlfriend, a Solon resident, and threatening to kill her. (To stay up to date on local stories, subscribe to ...
Clark County Municipal Court cases
Springfield News-Sun19 hours ago
Clark County Municipal Court cases called this week.
Couple arrested for stealing nearly $1,400 worth of goods at mall: Beachwood police blotter
The Cleveland Plain Dealer2 days ago
OVI, Richmond Road: At 2:15 a.m. Aug. 2, an officer spotted a woman's car being driven northbound in a southbound lane. The woman, who had been arrested on a previous OVI charge ...
OVI checkpoint Friday in Butler County
WHIO-TV 7 Dayton20 hours ago
Parts of Main Street in downtown Dayton may start to look more like they belong in downtown Chicago following a series of sidewalk and streetscape upgrades. The city of Dayton will be improving ...
Patrol checkpoint location announced
Norwalk Reflector7 days ago
The OVI checkpoint, funded by federal grant funds, is planned to deter and intercept impaired drivers. The checkpoint will also be held in conjunction with nearby saturation patrols to ...
Checkpoint results announced
Norwalk Reflector5 days ago
Statistical data shows there were 173 crashes related to operating a vehicle while under the influence (OVI) within three miles of the checkpoint in the last three years. The state Highway ...
Is Skylar Richardson getting off too easy?
FOX 19 Cincinnati8 hours ago
The Skylar Richardson case is exploding on social media, with some people already calling her the next Casey Anthony, saying she is being treated too well by the justice system. A gag order ...
Ohio State Patrol plans OVI checkpoint
The Daily Jeffersonian3 days ago
The Ohio Tate Highway Patrol has announced troopers will operate an OVI checkpoint to deter and intercept impaired drivers this week. The county where the checkpoint will take place will ...
Clark County Municipal Court cases
Springfield News-Sun4 days ago
Clark County Municipal Court cases called this week.
Clark County Municipal Court cases
Springfield News-Sun19 hours ago
Clark County Municipal Court cases called this week.
Clark County Municipal Court cases
Springfield News-Sun7 days ago
Clark County Municipal Court cases called this week.
The Best of #TweetLikeOviDay
Comcast SportsNet Mid Atlantic3 days ago
August 8, 8/8, also known as Ovi Day. On this great day, @russianmachine created a hashtag, #TweetLikeOviDay and CSN's Jill Sorenson and Chris Miles find the best tweets.
Middletown man arrested for OVI after short chase
Dayton Daily News7 days ago
Middletown police say a man who was found passed out in the driver's seat of a car sped off at a high rate of speed before being apprehended Thursday morning. Police responded to South University ...
Motorcyclist charged with OVI
The Youngstown Vindicator1 day ago
Police charged a Palmer Avenue man with operating a vehicle impaired and child endangering after he crashed his motorcycle on South Avenue, injuring himself and a 17-year-old passenger. Police ...
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Top DUI News, Thursday, August 10th, 2017

UPDATE: Man arrested for OWI in Belle Plaine train vs. car crash
KCRG-14 hours ago
A Union Pacific freight train hit a car stuck on the tracks in Belle Plaine on Wednesday. August 9, 2017. The car driver was arrested on an OWI ...
OWI from WiscNews
Madison man charged with fifth OWI in town of Germantown
WiscNews-17 hours ago
A Madison man was charged with his fifth operating while intoxicated offense (OWI) after an incident in the town of Germantown July 28.
OWI from WEAU
UPDATE: Eau Claire man enters plea in 6th OWI case
WEAU-17 hours ago
Andrew Mansur, 33, pleaded no contest and was found guilty for his 6th offense OWI, as well as one charge of threat to a law enforcement ...
Holmen fire chief to spend 10 days in jail for 2nd OWI conviction
La Crosse's NewsTalk 1410AM 92.3FM-13 hours ago
Holmen fire chief to spend 10 days in jail for 2nd OWI conviction ... Menches, Holmen's 12th fire chief, was convicted of his first OWI in 2013.
OWI from Hub City Times
Vesper man charged with eighth OWI
Hub City Times-15 hours ago
WISCONSIN RAPIDS — A 46-year-old Vesper man was charged with operating while intoxicated (OWI), eighth offense. Court records indicate ...
OWI from Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3
Beliot man arrested on fifth OWI, domestic disturbance charges
Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3-10 hours ago
Dozier also admitted to driving to his girlfriends residence while impaired, and as a result was charged with his fifth OWI, which is a felony in ...
Beloit man arrested on fifth-offense OWI charge
Gazettextra-10 hours ago
OWI from Green Bay Press Gazette
Sheboygan man jailed on 9th OWI charge after nearly rear-ending ...
Green Bay Press Gazette-Aug 7, 2017
GREEN BAY - A Sheboygan man is accused of ninth-offense drunken driving, after authorities said he nearly struck a Brown County sheriff's ...
OWI from Indianapolis Star
Local DJ arrested in OWI crash with Indy chef was 'belligerent ...
Indianapolis Star-Aug 8, 2017
An Indianapolis radio personality accused of hitting five cars in Fountain Square while driving drunk argued with officers and refused to take ...
OWI from Portage Daily Register
Portage woman charged with OWI after crash sends woman to hospital
Portage Daily Register-12 hours ago
A Portage woman has been charged with felony drunken driving following a collision on New Pinery Road that sent another woman to the ...
OWI from UpperMichigansSource.com
Michigan Court of Appeals upholds OWI conviction
UpperMichigansSource.com-18 hours ago
LANSING, Mich. (WLUC) - The State of Michigan Court of Appeals recently upheld a conviction for a Baraga County man. Scott Duane Smith ...
McDermott trial date set in three OWI cases
The Audubon County Advocate Journal-10 hours ago
... stop on May 7 at 22nd and Olive streets in Atlantic, due to multiple traffic infractions. The stop resulted in another OWI second offense charge.
OWI from Fox 59
Indianapolis radio DJ arrested on suspicion of OWI, accused of ...
Fox 59-Aug 7, 2017
According to court records, Babb was previously arrested for public intoxication in Beech Grove in April 2016 and OWI in Beech Grove June ...
OWI from Patch.com
Man Who Looks Like Jesus Arrested For 5th OWI
Patch.com-12 hours ago
Man Who Looks Like Jesus Arrested For 5th OWI. Kyle Gindorff, age 31, of Lake Geneva, performed poorly on standardized field sobriety tests ...
OWI from Amery Free Press (press release) (registration) (blog)
Luck woman arrested after alleged seventh OWI
Amery Free Press (press release) (registration) (blog)-15 hours ago
A Luck woman was having a less-than-lucky day during an August 3 visit to the Turtle Lake Casino. According to information released by the ...
Man injured in suspected 5th offense OWI crash
Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3-Aug 7, 2017
He was arrested on suspicion of fifth-offense OWI, operating after revocation, resisting arrest and discharging bodily fluid at a public safety ...
OWI from WBAY
Man charged with 9th OWI in Brown County
WBAY-Aug 8, 2017
BROWN COUNTY, Wis. (WBAY) - A 47-year-old man has been charged with his ninth Operating While Intoxicated offense after he nearly struck ...
Sheboygan Man Charged With 9th OWI
WHBL Sheboygan-Aug 8, 2017
OWI from fox6now.com
Driver arrested on suspicion of OWI after crash involving West Allis ...
fox6now.com-Aug 6, 2017
WEST ALLIS — A driver was arrested on suspicion of OWI after a crash involving a West Allis Police Department squad car Saturday night, ...
Driver who hit West Allis police car arrested on suspicion of OWI
Local Source-Milwaukee Journal Sentinel-Aug 6, 2017
OWI from WEAU
Merillan man arrested for 6th OWI
WEAU-Aug 6, 2017
(WEAU)-- A Merillan man was arrested for his 6th OWI in Jackson County on Friday. According to the sheriff's department, Dario Aleman, 49, ...
OWI from WiscNews
Beaver Dam man found guilty of seventh OWI
WiscNews-Aug 8, 2017
JUNEAU — A 36-year-old Beaver Dam man was sentenced to prison for his seventh offense of drunken driving after pleading guilty.
Beaver Dam man guilty of driving under the influence
Beaver Dam Daily Citizen-Aug 8, 2017
OWI from WEAU
Bloomer man charged with his 8th OWI
WEAU-Aug 7, 2017
According to a criminal complaint in a Chippewa County court, 48-year-old Jacky File is facing two counts, including operating while intoxicated ...
3rd

Top DUI News, Wednesday, August 9th, 2017

DWI from Daily Record
Police Blotter: DWI in Sparta; pot in Washington Twp.
Daily Record-15 hours ago
Perez-Abreu was issued the following motor vehicle complaints; DWI, failure to keep right, reckless driving, failure to observe traffic control ...
DWI from Santa Fe New Mexican
Ex-lawyer with 2008 conviction gets probation for DWI
Santa Fe New Mexican-7 hours ago
Although Fierro had the vehicular homicide conviction on his record, his latest case was treated as a first-time DWI offense, a misdemeanor.
DWI from WWAY NewsChannel 3
WWAY NewsChannel 3
Suspect faces murder charges in DWI crash that killed 2 Wilmington ...
WECT-TV6-17 hours ago
A Robeson County man is facing murder charges in connection to a wrong-way DWI crash that killed two teens from Wilmington earlier this ...
Man charged in DWI crash that killed Wilmington teens
Local Source-WWAY NewsChannel 3-15 hours ago
DWI from Concord Monitor
Report: Concord officer in car for crash that led to DWI charge, left ...
Concord Monitor-7 hours ago
The spouse of a Concord police officer has been charged with aggravated driving while intoxicated after a car crash left a man in a coma, ...
DWI from Newsday
Sean Ludwick to plead guilty in DWI crash that killed friend
Newsday-15 hours ago
Sean Ludwick to plead guilty in DWI crash that killed friend. Updated August 8, 2017 4:49 PM By Andrew Smith andrew.smith@newsday.com · Reprints + - ...
Ludwick Could Reach Plea Deal By Next Week
27east.com-13 hours ago
DWI from New York Post
Cop suspended over charge of DWI crash with her son in car
New York Post-22 hours ago
An off-duty NYPD officer reportedly was suspended after she crashed her car while allegedly driving drunk on a Long Island highway.
Off-duty NYPD cop charged with DWI after flipping SUV with 8-year ...
New York Daily News-Aug 7, 2017
DWI from TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press
Charges filed in DWI crash that killed Iowa woman soon after ...
TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press-11 hours ago
A Shakopee man has been charged with driving the wrong way while intoxicated and fatally crashing into an Iowa woman who had just ...
DWI from West Fargo Pioneer
DWI arrests down for this year's WE Fest
West Fargo Pioneer-Aug 7, 2017
As little as 10 to 15 years ago, it wasn't uncommon for authorities to make over 50 DWI arrests during WE Fest, patrol Sgt. Jesse Grabow said.
DWI from Daily Comet
Sheriff: Sleeping driver faces fifth DWI charge
Daily Comet-Aug 7, 2017
A Bridge City man was charged with his fifth DWI after deputies found him asleep in his vehicle Friday at a Bayou Blue gas station, the ...
DWI from Penn Yan Chronicle-Express (blog)
Livingston County deputies charge woman with DWI after she was ...
Penn Yan Chronicle-Express (blog)-7 hours ago
YORK — A woman who was allegedly driving as fast as 107 mph in a 55 mph zone was charged Saturday with driving while intoxicated, ...
Sheriff's Office: 20 year old Lake George woman accused of DWI
WRGB-Aug 5, 2017
She was charged with DWI and issued citations for failing to keep right, driving across hazard markings and unregistered motor vehicle, say ...
DWI from Burlington Times News
Snow Camp woman charged with DWI, drugs
Burlington Times News-17 hours ago
A Snow Camp woman was charged over the weekend with drug offenses and driving while impaired. Rhonda Marie Johnson, 46, of 133 Griffin ...
DWI from Glens Falls Post-Star
Glens Falls Post-Star
Sheriff's Office: Saratoga Man charged with DWI after car rolled and ...
NEWS10 ABC-Aug 5, 2017
WILTON, N.Y. (NEWS10) — A Saratoga Springs man was arrested and charged with aggravated DWI early Saturday morning. The Saratoga ...
Spa City man charged with DWI after vehicle strikes patrol car in fast ...
Glens Falls Post-Star-Aug 5, 2017
DWI from Alexandria Town Talk
DeRidder man gets 4th DWI after crash with child in truck
Alexandria Town Talk-Aug 6, 2017
A DeRidder man collected his 4th DWI charge Saturday after Louisiana State Police say he caused a crash while driving with a toddler in his ...
DeRidder man charged with fourth-offense DWI
KPLC-TV-Aug 6, 2017
This DWI program focuses on booze not driving
Santa Fe New Mexican-Aug 7, 2017
Driving under the influence of alcohol is by far the most common drug-related arrest in the United States. Police make more than 1.4 million ...
DWI from Asbury Park Press
DWI checkpoint Saturday near Belmar, Neptune: NJSP
Asbury Park Press-Aug 3, 2017
State troopers will run a drunk-driving checkpoint Saturday in or near Belmar or Neptune, they announced Tuesday. New Jersey State Police ...
DWI from TAPinto.net
Sparta Police: Hamburg Man Charged with DWI
TAPinto.net-16 hours ago
Ashlesh was transported to Sparta Police Department headquarters for processing, according to police. Ashlesh was charged with DWI, ...
DWI from WHSV
WHSV
Henrico school board member arrested, charged with DWI
WTOP-Aug 7, 2017
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A member of a school board in Virginia who authorities say drove while intoxicated has been arrested. The Richmond ...
DWI from WRAL.com
Toddler killed in Franklin County crash; driver charged with DWI
WRAL.com-Aug 5, 2017
Jurdiwas charged with DWI, after she admitted to smoking marijuana, and driving without a license. Authorities said they are investigating the ...
DWI from Columbia Daily Tribune
Driver charged in fatal DWI crash
Columbia Daily Tribune-16 hours ago
An Independence man has been charged after he was driving drunk and crashed head-on into a car early Saturday, killing the car's driver.
Columbia Daily Tribune-16 hours ago
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Top DUI News, Tuesday, August 8th, 2017

Following DUI charge, suburban high school football coach ...
Chicago Tribune-21 hours ago
Superintendent Tom Lind said Elder, 44, was not placed on leave at the McHenry County school after he was arrested and charged with DUI on ...
DUI from Chicago Daily Herald
Midlothian man faces DUI charges after I-88 crash
Chicago Daily Herald-12 hours ago
At the time of the crash, Johnson was wanted on a Cook County arrest warrant, and had his license suspended for a prior DUI, prosecutors said ...
Man in I-88 crash had almost four times legal limit of alcohol ...
Chicago Tribune-12 hours ago
DUI from Allentown Morning Call
Weekend DUI checkpoint in Lehigh County nabs a dozen drivers
Allentown Morning Call-17 hours ago
A DUI checkpoint in Hanover Township, Lehigh County, over the weekend led to a dozen drunk driving arrests, state police said. (MORNING ...
DUI checkpoint set for weekend
The Columbus Dispatch-19 hours ago
DUI from The Denver Post
Law requiring incarceration for Colorado felony DUI offenders goes ...
The Denver Post-16 hours ago
The new law also mandates that felony DUI offenders serve 48 to 120 hours of public service and that they cannot be released early from ...
New, Harsher Felony DUI Law Goes Into Effect August 9th For ...
PR Newswire (press release)-19 hours ago
DUI from Northwest Herald
After DUI charge, Richmond-Burton's Patrick Elder out as football ...
Northwest Herald-12 hours ago
RICHMOND – With high school football practice beginning statewide Monday, Richmond-Burton School District 157 Superintendent Tom Lind ...
DUI from Richmond.com
Henrico School Board member facing DUI charge was also charged ...
Richmond.com-10 hours ago
The DUI is a misdemeanor. The breath-test charge is a civil violation that accuses Cooper, 43, of “unreasonably” refusing to provide a breath ...
School Board's Cooper arrested, charged with DUI
Henrico Citizen-18 hours ago
DUI from KUNC
Scientists Still Seek A Reliable DUI Test For Marijuana
KUNC-Aug 6, 2017
Although consuming cannabis is legal in Colorado and several other states, driving while under the influence of the drug is not.
DUI from Santa Rosa Press Democrat
Head‑on collision badly injures two suspected DUI drivers in west ...
Santa Rosa Press Democrat-18 hours ago
Two drivers critically injured in a head-on collision Sunday in rural west Sonoma County both were arrested by CHP officers on suspicion of ...
DUI from Daily Press
Police: Man charged with DUI after backing car into Chesapeake ...
Daily Press-13 hours ago
Arrest and booking photos are provided by law enforcement officials. Arrest does not imply guilt, and criminal charges are merely accusations.
Chesapeake man charged with DUI after backing vehicle into ...
Virginian-Pilot-14 hours ago
DUI from Alaska Dispatch News
Anchorage police issue warrant for driver charged with DUI in July ...
Alaska Dispatch News-13 hours ago
Anchorage police said Monday a warrant has been issued for a local man due to his alleged involvement in a drunken driving crash that ...
Man charged with DUI for crash that killed woman Saturday
fox4kc.com-12 hours ago
INDEPENDENCE, Mo. — A 24-year-old Independence man is charged in Jackson County with DUI following a deadly crash early Saturday ...
DUI from Today's News-Herald
Kingman man arrested on DUI charges
Today's News-Herald-4 hours ago
5 in the 3700 block of East Diagonal Way on suspicion of aggravated DUI due to having a passenger under 15, aggravated DUI, aggravated ...
DUI from KWQC-TV6
Warren County man charged with DUI after car goes airborne, crashes
KWQC-TV6-Aug 6, 2017
Davis was severely injured and was taken to OSF Medical Center in Peoria. He is being charged with DUI and failure to reduce speed to avoid ...
DUI from The Denver Channel
New Colorado laws take hold this week: New DUI sentencing ...
The Denver Channel-7 hours ago
DENVER – More than 100 new laws made by the state Legislature earlier this year will take effect on Wednesday, when the 90-day period for a ...
DUI from wtvr.com
Henrico school board member Pastor Roscoe Cooper III arrested on ...
wtvr.com-Aug 7, 2017
Jewell, who was arrested and charged with DUI back in 2009, received suspended jail time and had to pay a fine. "It has served me well having ...
Henrico pastor, school board member arrested for DUI
WWBT NBC12 News-Aug 5, 2017
DUI from CBS San Francisco Bay Area
San Bruno Woman Accused Of DUI After Crash With Child In Lap
CBS San Francisco Bay Area-14 hours ago
SAN BRUNO (CBS SF) – A 47-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of drunk driving and child endangerment after crashing into parked ...
Man cited for DUI the day before his trial in fatal crash
The Livingston Enterprise-12 hours ago
As jury selection began Monday in the trial of a Livingston man accused of vehicular homicide, he faces a new charge — driving under the ...
Armstrong Teasdale Partner, Ex-US Attorney Pleads Guilty to DUI ...
The American Lawyer-9 hours ago
Stephen Wigginton, a former U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Illinois who joined Armstrong Teasdale two years ago, has pleaded guilty ...
DUI from KTVH
Helena man charged with burglary and 5th DUI
KTVH-9 hours ago
HELENA – A Helena suspect charged with burglary has also been charged with his fifth offense DUI. Brian Smith was arrested Saturday after ...
Helena men face felony charges for stealing candy
Helena Independent Record-10 hours ago
DUI from Fremont Tribune
Man pleads not guilty to fourth offense DUI
Fremont Tribune-13 hours ago
The fourth DUI charge carries a minimum jail sentence of 180 days, a maximum of five years and a possible fine of no more than $10,000.
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Drunk driving from Madison.com
Evansville man causes crash, arrested for drunk driving, police say
Madison.com-1 hour ago
Mitchell P. Moran, 26, was driving eastbound on County Trunk Highway C with four passengers at about 11:30 p.m. when he failed to make a ...
Drunk driving from CBS Boston / WBZ
Mass. Mom Accused Of Drunk Driving With Kids In The Car At ...
CBS Boston / WBZ-7 hours ago
Officials said Heidi Young, 44, was drunk and driving three children in the car at the time of the crash. Two other cars became involved after ...
Massachusetts Woman Charged With Drunk Driving After Trying To ...
NECN-17 hours ago
Drunk driving from WCVB Boston
WCVB Boston
12-year-old girl struck by alleged drunk driver in South Boston
The Boston Globe-Aug 5, 2017
A 12-year-old girl was seriously injured in a hit-and-run crash involving an alleged repeat drunk driver Saturday afternoon in South Boston, ...
Drunk driving from NBCNews.com
Six People Injured in Suspected Drunk Driving Accident
NBCNews.com-Aug 4, 2017
Surveillance video shows a suspected drunk driver crashing into a crowded bus stop in Michigan on Thursday, injuring six. Share Video ...
Drunk driving from The Journal News | LoHud.com
Greenburgh woman sentenced for fatal drunk driving crash
The Journal News | LoHud.com-Aug 3, 2017
A photograph of Carmelo and Henrietta Sbezzi in a silver frame was propped up on the prosecutor's table in Westchester County Court in White ...
Drunk Driver Who Killed Elderly Greenburgh Couple Receives ...
Local Source-Patch.com-Aug 3, 2017
Drunk driving from Spectrum News
Faces of Drunk Driving campaign uses victims' stories to educate ...
Spectrum News-Aug 5, 2017
Statewide awareness campaign, Faces of Drunk Driving shares the stories ... ​TxDOT partnered with victims of drunk driving to share stories of ...
Drunk driving from Patch.com
Lacey Police Charge Bayville Man With Drunk Driving After Hit And ...
Patch.com-16 hours ago
Lacey police recently arrested a Bayville man and charged him with drunk driving and host of other motor vehicle offenses after he left the ...
Lacey PD: Bayville driver in hit-and-run was drunk
Asbury Park Press-21 hours ago
Drunk driving from USA TODAY
Are we raising a generation of 'affluenza' teens?
USA TODAY-Aug 3, 2017
Last week, not one, but two news stories surfaced about young people not only driving drunk, but bragging about it on social media.
'Walk Like MADD' Saturday in Denver to combat drunk driving
The Denver Channel-Aug 3, 2017
Drunk driving from Fox17
MSP: Driver seriously injured in alleged drunk driving crash
Fox17-Aug 6, 2017
CASCO TOWNSHIP, Mich. — Michigan State Police are investigating after a rollover crash early Sunday that left a driver seriously injured.
Drunk driving from KMVT
Idaho man pleads guilty to killing 2 in drunk driving crash
KMVT-19 hours ago
POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) — A 20-year-old eastern Idaho man who killed two people in a drunk driving crash has been sentenced to three years ...
Drunk driving from KTRK-TV
Ex-cop accused in deadly drunk driving crash found dead
KTRK-TV-Aug 4, 2017
A former HPD officer charged in a fatal car accident was found dead Friday. (HCSO). KTRK. Friday, August 04, 2017 05:52PM. HOUSTON (KTRK) --. A former ...
Drunk driving from WCSH-TV
Victim of drunk driving crash keeps smiling
WCSH-TV-Aug 4, 2017
Menard was riding his bike home from his job at Walmart in Brunswick when police say a drunk driver hit him and then drove off. "I don't ...
Drunk driving from Richmond.com
Henrico School Board member arrested, charged with drunk driving ...
Richmond.com-Aug 5, 2017
Roscoe Dennis Cooper III, a member of the Henrico County School Board, was arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated early ...
Drunk driving from NH1 News
NH1 News
Allenstown woman charged with drunk driving after Hudson accident
The Union Leader-Aug 5, 2017
HUDSON - A 25-year-old Allenstown woman is charged with driving drunk after a two-car crash in Hudson early Saturday morning, police said.
Drunk driving from Washington Post
Most drunken-driving programs focus on driving. This one worked ...
Washington Post-34 minutes ago
The criminal justice system often responds to drunk drivers by focusing on their driving, for example, by taking away driver's licenses, restricting ...
Drunk driving from Toledo Blade
Toledo Blade
OVI checkpoints catch more than just drunk drivers
WTOL.com-19 hours ago
(WTOL) - Two OVI checkpoints were set up in the area this weekend. The results show more than just drunk drivers are caught on the road.
Drunk driving from Los Angeles Times
Teen arrested in drunk driving crash that left expectant father dead ...
Los Angeles Times-Jul 30, 2017
Police arrested a teenager suspected in a fatal drunk driving crash in Anaheim that left an expectant father dead, authorities said.
Drunk driving from WGN-TV
Drunk driver arrested on her way to mandated DUI classes, police say
WGN-TV-Aug 1, 2017
Vargas was arrested in 2016 by the Berwyn Police Department for drunk driving. At the time of the Riverside arrest, her driver's license was ...
Drunk driving from KHOU
Motorcyclist killed in crash with suspected drunk driver in NW Harris ...
KHOU-Aug 5, 2017
HOUSTON - A motorcyclist was killed in a crash involving a suspected drunk driver late Friday night in northwest Harris County. According to ...
Motorcycle driver killed in crash in NW Houston
Local Source-KPRC Houston-Aug 5, 2017
Drunk driving from New York Post
Principal-turned-stripper gets 32 years for killing cop in DUI
New York Post-Aug 4, 2017
Evidence showed Willemsen was driving on the wrong side of a road and that her blood alcohol content was more than twice the Texas legal ...
New York Post-Aug 4, 2017

Stories of the Week

  1. July 31 - August 6 Car with ax in roof, no doors or windshield leads to driving while on drugs arrest
  2. July 24 - July 30 Jefferson County DUI patrols bust 12 impaired drivers in one night
  3. July 17 - July 23 Fuel truck driver who OD'd at gas station had previous OVI conviction
  4. July 10 - July 16 Court appearance for Red Deer school bus driver charged with impaired driving
  5. July 3rd - July 9th Sheriff's captain retires weeks after arrest on DWI charge
  6. June 26 - July 2 Georgia State University police chief charged with DUI
  7. June 19 - June 25 'Bachelor' Alum Chris Soules Wants All Mention of Alcohol Banned From His Fatal Crash Case
  8. June 12 - June 18 Man suspected of DUI crashes into Unity Church
  9. June 5 - June 11 Former Razorback, NFL's Jonathan Williams Found Not Guilty in Drunk Driving Case
  10. May 29 - June 4 Town Worker Who Hit School Bus Charged with DWI
  11. May 22 - May 28 Driver in Times Square car rampage indicted
  12. May 15 - May 21 DWI charge dismissed against daughter of former Niagara assistant DA
  13. May 8 - May 14 Nearly nude Rocky River man crashes car into convenience store to get beer
  14. May 1 - May 7 Houston cop relieved of duty after alleged intoxication arrest
  15. April 24 - April 30 Nashua school bus driver arrested for driving under the influence of marijuana
  16. April 17 - April 23 'Work Out' Alum Jackie Warner Pleads Not Guilty in Assault, DUI Case
  17. April 10 - April 16 Man Facing Charges After Driving Lawn Tractor While Intoxicated With Small Boy As Passenger
  18. April 3 - April 9 Denmark: Men whose car smashed into WWII memorial charged with drug-driving
  19. March 22 - April 2 Driver accused of smoking pot before taking bus full of students on field trip
  20. March 20 - March 26 Grandmother, 85, gets 7-week jail sentence after drunken driving crash
  21. March 13 - March 19 55-year-old woman accused of driving drunk, striking man in wheelchair
  22. March 6 - March 12 Police violated suspected drunk driver’s rights by weighing her
  23. February 27 - March 5 Official arrested for drunk driving blames '(expletive) chicken nuggets'
  24. February 20 - February 26 Judge rules lawyer can use medical marijuana on probation
  25. February 13 - February 19 Rockland school board member charged with DUI, lewd behavior
  26. February 6 - February 12 Hearing for N.J. cop accused of DUI, resisting arrest in Pa. set for April
  27. January 30 - February 5 Associate municipal judge charged with driving while intoxicated
  28. January 23 - January 29 Mexican-American boxing promoter Oscar De La Hoya charged with DUI in California
  29. January 16 - January 22 Ex-Pennsylvania State Police spokesman in court for DUI
  30. January 9 - January 15 Wayne County assistant prosecutor charged with DUI
  31. January 2 - January 8 Pinellas school bus driver charged with DUI after crash

2016 Stories of the Year : Arrests Down?

2015 Stories of the Year : Bottoms Up!

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

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