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Weekly DUI News

August 6th thru August 12th in the year Two Thousand and Eighteen

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Top DUI News, Sunday August 12th, 2018

Detroit police: Mother was driving while impaired before crash that killed 3-year-old son
WXYZ-TV Detroit2 days ago
Police say a woman was operating her car while intoxicated before a deadly crash that killed her 3-year-old son. On Thursday night, the woman was driving eastbound on east 7 Mile ...
Baby survives birth in Burger King restroom as mom OD'd on heroin, police say
Fox News2 days ago
A baby born in a Burger King restroom to a mother suspected of having used heroin was expected to survive, police said, while the mother awaits further court action after being arrested ...
3-year-old boy ejected while in his car seat and killed in crash
ABC13 Houston11 hours ago
Desmond Lemon, a witness, says he saw the child fly out of the van while still in his car seat. "Pure chaos, the worst thing ever you would ever see," Lemon said.
Newborn baby found in Burger King toilet after mom gives birth during possible overdose
KSNV 3 Las Vegas4 days ago
First responders saved a baby minutes after it was born in a toilet Friday afternoon at a Chillicothe Burger King. Authorities said Wednesday both baby boy and 26-year-old mother Elizabeth Sanders ...
LI man charged with DWI in fatal NYC bike accident
Newsday17 hours ago
Felipe Chairez, 44, is charged with driving while intoxicated, driving while ability impaired by alcohol and operating a commercial vehicle with .04 percent to .06 ...
Family shocked after Detroit 3-year-old killed after drunk-driving crash involving mom
WXYZ-TV Detroit2 days ago
Police say a woman was operating her car while intoxicated before a deadly crash that killed her 3-year-old son. A witness, Desmond Lemon, said he saw the 3-year-old fly out of ...
Crash leads to child endangering charge: Westlake Police Blotter
The Cleveland Plain Dealer1 day ago
Suspected drunken driving crash, Columbia Road: Westlake police officers responded about 9:50 p.m. Aug. 6 to the intersection of Columbia and Sperry roads to investigate a crash. A Ford Explorer ...
Ohio Woman Gives Birth to Son While Allegedly Overdosing on Heroin in Burger King Bathroom
People Magazine2 days ago
A baby boy was discovered inside the toilet of a Burger King after his mother was found apparently overdosing on heroin. The woman, identified by police as 26-year-old Elizabeth D. Sanders, ...
Mother charged in 3-year-old son's death
Detroit News18 hours ago
Charlessia Pelt was charged in 34th District Court in Romulus with operating while intoxicated causing death, reckless driving causing death, three counts of child abuse in the ...
Police: Man Operating Boat While Drunk Also Assaulted Officer
CBS Baltimore4 days ago
(WJZ) — A man accused of operating a boat while twice the legal drinking limit has also been charged with assault after police say he grabbed and yanked an officer. Jeffrey...was ...
Driver pulled over for sipping beer in Cos Cob: cops
Houston Chronicle2 days ago
Caption Close GREENWICH — Police said an officer observed a motorist take a sip from a beer can while driving on Orchard Street in Cos Cob Tuesday afternoon, in a Mercedes convertible ...
Home burglaries investigated: Lakewood Police Blotter
The Cleveland Plain Dealer1 day ago
Burglary, Onondaga Avenue: A resident called police about 6 a.m. Aug. 5 to report he returned to his home to find his iPad and jars of change missing from the house. Burglary, St. Charles Avenue ...
Baby Born In Burger King Bathroom As Mother Overdosed On Heroin
The Inquisitr2 days ago
A woman who was overdosing on heroin believed she had a miscarriage, but first responders recovered the baby from the toilet. Elizabeth D. Sanders, 26 years old, was found in an Ohio Burger ...
Mother overdoses, gives birth in Ohio Burger King bathroom
FOX 8 New Orleans2 days ago
Chillicothe Police were called to the fast-food restaurant after an intoxicated woman came into the restaurant. Police and fire responded to the scene and found 26-year-old Zachary Frey passed ...
Drug addict, 26, gives birth to baby boy in a Burger King toilet bowl
Daily Mail3 days ago
Frey refused medical attention and was charged with operating a vehicle while impaired and possession of drug paraphernalia. He may face more charges if the substance in ...
Baby born in restaurant bathroom will be OK, police say
USA Today5 days ago
Zachary T. Frey, 26, of Chillicothe was found passed out behind the wheel of a purple Saturn Ion that still was running. Chillicothe is about 45 miles south of the state capital of Columbus.
OH woman overdoses at Burger King, gives birth in toilet, cops | Miami Herald
Miami Herald4 days ago
A Burger King customer suspected a woman was sick in the bathroom, and reported it to the restaurant’s manager. A Burger King manager checked on the woman around 2:30 p.m. Friday after she’d ...
‘Drunk driver’s sandwich absorbed alcohol before fatal crash, lawyer claims
New York Post14 hours ago
He was arraigned on the misdemeanor charge of operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol or drugs and released on his own recognizance. He was also ordered ...
Baby born in Burger King bathroom; possible heroin found in stall, pol
WHIO-TV 7 Dayton4 days ago
According to the Chillicothe Gazette, police found the newborn boy Friday afternoon while responding to a call about a man who had "passed out in a vehicle" as his companion went to the ...
Video: Unconscious man saved from vehicle fire
14 WFIE Evansville2 days ago
WEST ALLIS, WI (WITI/CNN) - A vehicle fire quickly engulfed a minivan on Thursday. "His foot was on the accelerator and the engine was revving the entire time, which is probably what generated ...
6th

Top DUI News, Saturday, August 11th, 2018

Police Beat Aug. 11
Observer-Reporter10 hours ago
Operating a boat while intoxicated alleged: Jaymes Daniel Molisee, 26, of Maidsville, W.Va., was charged with two counts of operating a watercraft with a high rate ...
54-year-old Pulaski man arrested for 5th OWI offense
FOX 6 Milwaukee22 hours ago
BROWN COUNTY -- A 54-year-old Pulaski man was arrested for operating a vehicle while intoxicated — his fifth offense. It happened Thursday night, Aug. 9 at around 9:45 p.m ...
Detroit police: Mother was driving while impaired before crash that killed 3-year-old son
WXYZ-TV Detroit22 hours ago
Police say a woman was operating her car while intoxicated before a deadly crash that killed her 3-year-old son. On Thursday night, the woman was driving eastbound on east ...
Family shocked after Detroit 3-year-old killed after drunk-driving crash involving mom
WXYZ-TV Detroit17 hours ago
Police say a woman was operating her car while intoxicated before a deadly crash that killed her 3-year-old son. A witness, Desmond Lemon, said he saw the 3-year-old fly ...
POLICE NEWS: Recent arrests include charges of domestic battery, meth possession
Goshen News6 days ago
Friday on a felony charge of operating while intoxicated after officers witnessed Price allegedly commit multiple traffic violations near Elkhart Road and Peddlers Village ...
NASCAR goes back to business and away from Brian France arrest
Chicago Tribune3 days ago
Chief Operating Officer Steve Phelps and executive vice president Steve O'Donnell have tried to clean up NASCAR's mess, but they have been handcuffed like many NASCAR executives by an ...
NASCAR Chairman Brian France arrested, takes leave of absence
NBC Sports via Yahoo News5 days ago
ET Sunday night for aggravated driving while intoxicated and criminal possession of a controlled substance in the 7th degree, the police stated in a release. NASCAR issued a statement ...
Semi driver arrested for drunken driving on U.S. 20
The Michigan City News-Dispatch16 hours ago
Indiana State Police say a Northwest Indiana man was intoxicated while driving a semi truck north of La Porte on Monday morning. About 10 a.m. Monday, a La Porte County Sheriff ...
NASCAR CEO charged with DWI, drug possession
ESPN5 days ago
NASCAR CEO and chairman Brian France was arrested on charges of aggravated driving while intoxicated and criminal possession of a controlled substance, according to a Sag Harbor ...
Aug. 10 Police Reports
Sedalia Democrat1 day ago
Information is taken from official police reports, which do not necessarily contain statements from all parties involved in each case. 5 a.m.: David Rodriguez, 39, of the 100 block of West Fifth ...
NASCAR CEO arrested for DUI, drug possession
ESPN5 days ago
NASCAR CEO and Chairman Brian France was arrested for aggravated driving while intoxicated and criminal possession of a controlled substance, according to a Sag Harbor Village ...
NASCAR CEO Brian France arrested in New York for DUI, pill possession, police say
Fox News5 days ago
France appeared to be operating his vehicle while intoxicated and officers found oxycodone pills after searching him, police said. France’s blood alcohol level was allegedly ...
Pulaski man arrested for fifth OWI was convicted of killing man in 1994 drunken driving crash
Green Bay Press-Gazette19 hours ago
Once Berna's stopped, officers conducted a field sobriety test and then arrested him on suspicion of operating while intoxicated.
Prosecutors drop OWI charge stemming from fatal Lansing crash
Lansing State Journal2 days ago
Scott David McNett, 47, was charged in June with operating while intoxicated causing death. Police said he had marijuana in his system at the time of the crash. The Ingham ...
Woman receives probation for firing shots out of basement window
Kenosha News1 day ago
Katie Collins, 31, had pleaded guilty to charges of second-degree recklessly endangering safety and operating a firearm while intoxicated in May concerning the incident ...
NASCAR Chairman Brian France arrested for driving while intoxicated
KVOA Tucson5 days ago
ET Sunday night for aggravated driving while intoxicated and criminal possession of a controlled substance in the 7th degree, the police stated in a release. NASCAR issued a statement ...
Some unsure if France can return after arrest
ESPN2 days ago
Less clear is whether his nephew, Brian France, can come back and be an effective leader from an indefinite leave of absence following an arrest Sunday night on charges of aggravated driving ...
Crash kills couple on 3-wheel motorcycle, other driver drunk, police say
MLive.com5 days ago
The SUV driver, a 63-year-old Coopersville man, was arrested for operating while intoxicated causing death.
Man facing fourth OWI after backing into car at local bar
Kenosha News2 days ago
Juan Quintero, 39, has been charged with operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated-fourth offense, a felony; operating a motor vehicle while revoked, a misdemeanor ...
Eau Claire man charged with 6th-offense drunken driving in Black River Falls
La Crosse Tribune5 days ago
An Eau Claire man faces charges of sixth-offense operating while intoxicated after his car was involved in a collision immediately after someone woke him up in Black River ...
5th

Top DUI News, Friday August 10th, 2018

Why marijuana breathalyzer is key to recreational pot legislation in New York
The Journal News15 hours ago
The breakthrough law enforcement device could address major concerns about drugged driving under review in New York, where a high-profile state Health Department study recommended legalizing ...
More than 90 percent of Coloradans suspected of DUI had been drinking, only 6 percent used marijuana, state study shows
Colorado Springs Gazette7 hours ago
The vast majority of Coloradans suspected of driving under the influence in 2016 had been drinking, but only a small fraction had used marijuana, says a first-of... than 91 percent of ...
With pot shops opening soon, state warns about driving high
WCVB Boston2 days ago
A new public education and enforcement campaign announced by Republican Gov. Charlie Baker's administration - which also renews warnings against alcohol-impaired driving - implores ...
Beaver Dam man found not guilty of impaired driving in fatal 2017 crash
Wisconsin State Journal20 hours ago
A Dodge County jury found a 30-year-old Beaver Dam man not guilty of driving while impaired at the time of a fatal crash on Highway 151 last year. Troy Kelm was driving ...
If You're Sleep Deprived, You're Not Alone
U.S.News & World Report via Yahoo News3 hours ago
He wasn't drunk driving -- he was drowsy driving. Although drowsy driving might seem less harmful than drunk driving, the effects of sleep deprivation and alcohol ...
The Pot Breathalyzer Is Here. Maybe
NPR6 days ago
Governor's Highway Safety Association raised the alarm in a recent report saying State Highway Safety Officers now rate drug-impaired driving "equal to or more important than driving ...
State unveils new anti-stoned driving ad - The Boston Globe
The Boston Globe2 days ago
The ad by the Executive Office of Public Safety and Security will appear online and on NESN and other cable stations beginning this weekend and continuing through early September. At a press ...
Innocent, man pleads in fatal crash
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette6 hours ago
The distance from the time the vehicle left the roadway until impact with the tree would have given a person who was not impaired more than ample time to brake." According to the affidavit ...
A medical marijuana card does not legitimize impaired driving
The Oklahoman2 days ago
With alcohol, a person 21 or older who registers a blood alcohol content of .08 or above is presumed to be impaired, .05-.07 is considered driving while impaired ...
Man accused of driving while impaired and hitting and injuring woman walking in Winston-Salem
FOX 8 WGHP5 days ago
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – A man has been charged with driving while impaired after police said he hit a woman walking near the street in Winston-Salem. Dwight Lamont Goodson ...
Joplin Police Arrest Man Dancing in the Middle of the Road after Leading Officers on a Chase
KOLR - KSFX Ozarks17 hours ago
The department added at the bottom of the post, "Driving while impaired is no laughing matter and we are fortunate that no crashes were caused, and the male was located.
State's New 'Drive Sober Or Get Pulled Over' Ad Focuses On Marijuana-Impaired Driving
WBUR Boston2 days ago
With adults age 21 or older soon able to buy recreational marijuana from Massachusetts retailers, there's a new "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" public service campaign out warning mostly of ...
Jail Bookings - Daily Reflector
The Daily Reflector4 days ago
DRIVING WHILE IMPAIRED - MISDEMEANOR
How many Coloradans are driving high? New report offers one answer
Denver Post1 day ago
“There is a wealth of information available on alcohol-impaired driving while there is a dearth of research on the problem of drug-impaired driving,” the report ...
New report shows nearly 3 in 4 arrested for impaired driving in Colorado are men
KMGH 7 Denver4 days ago
Men in Colorado are far more likely to be charged with driving under the influence than women, and young adults in their 20s are the most likely to be culprits, according to a new report ...
DUI bust leads to ill-fated call to friend
KXLF Butte13 hours ago
"You can't Uber yourself home," said Ron Snyder of the Maryland State Police, "You can't take a taxi home.
Officials roll out safe driving campaign ahead of recreational pot
Boston Herald2 days ago
With the legal sale of recreational pot approaching, officials this morning unveiled a campaign for sober driving, while police pressed the case for more drug recognition training ...
Man involved in fatal accident on Highway 6 in 2015 offers apology to community (letter)
Vail Daily2 days ago
Driving while impaired in any way is not OK.
New traffic laws impact DWI convictions, driving on flooded roads and off-road vehicles
KATC 3 Lafayette19 hours ago
Several new highway safety laws are now in effect across the state, including stiffer penalties for DWI convictions, new laws concerning driving through flooded areas and the use of off-road ...
Dispensary dispensation – BAKER’S RGA cash infusion – Happy TAX-FREE weekend
Politico2 hours ago
That was the day that Heather Heyer, 32, was killed while counter-protesting a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Va.
4th

Top DUI News, Thursday, August 9th, 2018

Dale Earnhardt Jr. reacts to NASCAR CEO Brian France's 'very disappointing' arrest
For The Win20 hours ago
NASCAR chairman and CEO Brian France was arrested Sunday evening for driving while intoxicated and possession of oxycodone pills in Sag Harbor, New York, leading to a frenzied ...
France takes leave from NASCAR following DWI, drug arrest
MSN News2 days ago
NASCAR chairman and CEO Brian France announced Monday he was taking an indefinite leave of absence a day after his arrest in New York's Hamptons on charges of driving while intoxicated and criminal possession of oxycodone.
The Latest: Kyle Busch wants NASCAR to keep moving forward
USA Today2 days ago
France took a leave of absence following his Sunday night arrest in New York's Hamptons on charges of driving while intoxicated and criminal possession of oxycodone.
NASCAR CEO and chairman Brian France arrested for drunk driving
Newsweek2 days ago
Officers subsequently stopped the car France was driving and determined he was driving while intoxicated. According to Newsday, the police later revealed France was ...
Neenah Man Convicted of Killing Two While Driving Drunk Sentenced to 20 Years
WFRV 5 Green Bay37 minutes ago
Joseph Konetzke has been sentenced for the deaths of two people while driving drunk near Shiocton. The 57-year-old Neenah man will serve 20 years in prison and 10 years of extended ...
Stricter DWI laws go into effect in Louisiana
NBC 10 - FOX 14 Monroe13 hours ago
New highway safety laws in Louisiana impact those convicted of driving while intoxicated. "She lost her life she just turned 21", says Tammy Crockett. "He killed her he ...
Man hailed hero for saving family in 121 mph crash involving suspected drunk driver
WKYC Cleveland14 hours ago
Officials say the man behind the wheel was 28-year-old Ciriaco Perez, who had been deported twice before, and previously accused of driving while intoxicated. Josh Fields ...
NASCAR CEO Brian France busted for DUI and oxycodone
Daily Mail3 days ago
The CEO and chairman of NASCAR was arrested for driving while intoxicated and for possession of oxycodone in the Hamptons on Sunday. Brian France was reportedly stopped ...
NASCAR CEO charged with DWI, drug possession
ESPN Blogs3 days ago
NASCAR CEO and chairman Brian France was arrested on charges of aggravated driving while intoxicated and criminal possession of a controlled substance, according to a Sag ...
NASCAR goes back to business and away from Brian France arrest
Chicago Tribune1 day ago
NASCAR Chairman Brian France has taken a leave from his family owned company following his arrest Sunday night on charges of driving while intoxicated and criminal possession ...
Binghamton man charged with DWI after driving between two lanes on I-81
CNYCentral.com21 hours ago
A Binghamton man was charged with driving while intoxicated after he was seen driving erratically between both lanes on Interstate-81 in Cortlandville, according ...
NASCAR CEO Brian France's blood-alcohol level more than twice legal limit
Daytona Beach News-Journal2 days ago
France was charged with driving while intoxicated, aggravated driving while intoxicated and criminal possession of a controlled substance, according ...
After Drunk Driving Arrest, NASCAR Chairman and CEO Brian France Will Be Leaving The Family Company—Indefinitely
Fortune2 days ago
NASCAR chairman and CEO Brian France will be taking an indefinite leave of absence after being arrested for driving while intoxicated and criminal possession of oxycodone ...
Sinclairville man charged with driving while intoxicated
The Buffalo News4 days ago
A Sinclairville man was arrested Saturday for driving while intoxicated after speeding, according to the Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office. George E. Harmony III, 54, was ...
Former Houston Texans player arrested on suspicion of DWI in Pearland
Houston Chronicle2 days ago
Caption Close Fred Weary was arrested July 31, 2018 on suspicion of driving while intoxicated in Pearland. Fred Weary was arrested July 31, 2018 on suspicion of driving ...
Kyle Busch wants NASCAR to move forward after arrest of France
WCAX-TV Vermont2 days ago
France took a leave of absence following his Sunday night arrest in New York's Hamptons on charges of driving while intoxicated and criminal possession of oxycodone. The ...
Affidavit: Man arrested for fourth DWI offense
KPLC Lake Charles16 hours ago
A man was arrested after police said this was his fourth driving while intoxicated offense on Tuesday. According to the affidavit, an officer witnessed a dark SUV speeding ...
Central Arkansas woman accused of driving while intoxicated, crashing vehicle with 4 kids inside
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette2 days ago
She was being held in lieu of $9,640 bond. According to a Jacksonville Police Department report, officers responded to a wreck in the 100 block of Pike Avenue shortly after 7:30...
Albany man injured in UTV crash; arrested for alleged intoxicated driving
Wisconsin State Journal3 days ago
An Albany man injured in the crash of his utility vehicle early Sunday morning was arrested for driving while intoxicated.
Southlake PD Chronicles Early Morning DWI Arrests on Twitter
NBC Dallas Fort Worth1 day ago
Southlake police arrested two women under suspicion of Driving While Intoxicated and chronicled part of the night on Twitter.
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Top DUI News, Wednesday, August 8th, 2018

Murder charge for suspected DUI driver in wrong-way crash
The Santa Rosa Press Democrat8 hours ago
Prosecutors filed murder and vehicular manslaughter charges Tuesday against a Sonoma County woman suspected of being under the influence of drugs and ...
Man indicted for third time in 2014 Christmas Day car crash
Peninsula Clarion11 hours ago
Pyatt, 32, was arraigned in Kenai court Tuesday on nine counts, including charges of assault, driving under the influence, reckless driving, reckless ...
Police logs - Aug. 8, 2018
The Day15 hours ago
Isaiah Ismail Griffin, 26, of 172 Lincoln Ave. was charged Tuesday with driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs and failure to use an ...
Editorial: Crash in park highlights need for review of laws
The Huntington Herald-Dispatch3 days ago
The frequency of drivers being charged with driving under the influence of drugs has risen sharply in recent years, partly because it ...
MTA bus driver charged with DWI was still drunk 2 hours after crash: sources
New York Post2 days ago
That number is the one mentioned in the criminal complaint filed against him in Brooklyn Criminal court, where he was charged with four counts of operating a vehicle under ...
WSP making more DUI arrests with minors in the car
KING5 Seattle14 hours ago
State troopers say they are arresting more drivers under the influence of drugs or alcohol with kids under 16 in the car, according to Washington ...
Crack cocaine, heroin found in car with kids, woman charged felony DWAI
WKBW-TV Buffalo24 hours ago
A North Tonawanda woman is facing felony charges after state police say she was driving under the influence of drugs in the Town of Boston ...
Driver of vehicle that hit Sip-N-Cycle was under influence of drugs, police say
The Argus Leader2 days ago
-N-Cycle in downtown Sioux Falls on Saturday night by a man who was under the influence of drugs, police say. Most of the injuries were minor ...
Police blotter: Multiple car burglaries reported in Darien reported; man sees stranger in back seat
Chicago Tribune3 days ago
The vehicle had been left unlocked in the driveway. Drugs Andrew Sasnau, 18, of the 7700 block of Lyman Avenue, Darien, was charged at about 11:55 a.m ...
Sip-N-Cycle crash victim: 'It was absolutely terrifying'
The Argus Leader1 day ago
Mary Wieczorek and her co-workers had only been on the Sip-N-Cycle for 5 minutes when the car hit them. "It was absolutely terrifying," Wieczorek said. The plan had been ...
Man sentenced for triple vehicular homicide on Interstate 5 near Lakewood | The News Tribune
Tacoma News Tribune2 days ago
A man who killed three people by driving under the influence of drugs on Interstate 5 earlier this year near Lakewood has been sentenced. Montrell Red ...
Former Louisville basketball player Chane Behanan arrested, accused of having drugs, stolen gun
The Arizona Republic3 days ago
Behanan was accused of being a backseat passenger in a car that had 'marijuana residue' and was sitting next to a stolen “AK-47-style rifle,” according to an arrest citation. Behanan ...
Police/Fire: Man faces drug, driving charges after crash
Gloucester Daily Times17 hours ago
A man whose van slammed into a guardrail within the Gloucester Crossing complex Monday morning is facing multiple drug and driving charges. Giuseppe Torrente, 37, of 6 Apple ...
Mundelein police: Men found with 248 grams of marijuana
Chicago Tribune2 days ago
An arrest does not constitute a finding of guilt. Drugs Ryan A. Merritt, 19, of the 300 block of West Prairie Walk Lane...to police reports, the car ...
Harford County police blotter
Carroll County Times13 hours ago
Lakeasha Branch, 26, of the 100 block of Hamilton Place, was charged last Wednesday with narcotics possession with intent to distribute and drug possession other than marijuana ...
Libertyville police: Man asleep in his car charged with DUI
Chicago Tribune2 days ago
An arrest does not constitute a finding of guilt. Drugs Jamonte Thomas, 21, of the 1400 block of East Wimple Street, Mundelein, was charged July 26...39, of ...
Huntington police officer leading crackdown on drug-related DUIs
The Charleston Gazette4 days ago
the influence after crashing her car into a light pole at Ritter Park, narrowly missing a playground full of children and parents. While DUI charges are most commonly associated ...
Colorado DUI offenses report shared
Valley Courier19 hours ago
Under the Influence (DUI) cases that were filed in Colorado in 2016. It is the first report of its kind in the nation to make such a robust and thorough ...
Court: Teen who killed 2 in crash will be tried as adult
Bedford Times-Mail12 hours ago
The Lafayette Journal & Courier reports the ruling Monday means Alia Sierra, now 18, will be tried on charges including reckless homicide, causing death while operating a motor ...
New report shows nearly 3 in 4 arrested for impaired driving in Colorado are men
KMGH 7 Denver2 days ago
The report finds that nearly 75 percent of people charged were men and that more than 30 percent of those charged were in their 20s. It also found that driving under ...
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Top DUI News, Tuesday, August 7th, 2018

...the Confusion: One-Third of Teens Think Driving Under The Influence of Marijuana is Legal in States Where Recreational ...
PR Newswire via Yahoo Finance10 months ago
While the survey found that 93 percent of parents think driving under the influence of alcohol is dangerous, only 76 percent feel that driving ...
Marijuana Use Increases The Risk of Fatal Car Accidents
Accesswire via Yahoo News1 year ago
the crash. The study analyzed data from 1993 through 2014 and found that among 28 percent of at-fault motorists tested positive for alcohol, 10 percent tested positive for ...
Driving & Marijuana Use - Things You Should Know
HuffPost via Yahoo News2 years ago
Middlebrook is one of the leading attorneys in the United States for cases involving driving under the influence of alcohol, prescription ...
Marijuana News Roundup: Nevada Pot Supplies Selling Out
24/7 Wall St. via Yahoo News1 year ago
the Groundwork for a Reliable Marijuana Breathalyzer Marijuana is now legal for recreational or medicinal use in at least 28 states and the District of Columbia ...
Pop Singer Aaron Carter Was Arrested in Georgia on Drug Charges
Esquire via Yahoo News1 year ago
The 29-year-old singer from Port Richey, Florida, was released on bail Sunday. He's accused of driving under the influence, possession of marijuana ...
ACLU sues police department over DUI marijuana arrests
Associated Press via Yahoo News10 months ago
A Georgia police department and one of its officers has been sued for arresting three people based on a report by a "drug recognition expert" who accused each of driving ...
Iman Shumpert arrested in Aug. on suspicion of DUI, marijuana possession
Ball Don't Lie via Yahoo News2 years ago
According to Jason Lloyd of the Akron Beacon Journal, the 26-year-old Shumpert was arrested for suspicion of driving under the influence ...
Times Square crash: Driver charged with murder after allegedly killing one and wounding 22
The Independent via Yahoo News1 year ago
Officers have interviewed Mr Rojas’ mother, with whom... passed a breathalyser test shortly after the crash, but tested positive for PCP and marijuana, police sources have told ...
Touro University Nevada Medical Students Pave Way for Improved Marijuana DUI Testing
GlobeNewswire via Yahoo Finance1 year ago
Lambert, a former Petty Officer and Avionics Specialist in the United States Navy and Cullison, a native Nevadan, recently completed their second year of medical...
Immigration Waivers-President Trump's Presidential Order Keeps Immigrants Off the Roads of America, according to Steven Riznyk
PR Newswire via Yahoo Finance2 years ago
Order, it is entirely possible that someone who may not technically be driving under the influence to still be considered a threat to public safety, and that in itself ...
Auto insurer says teens pick up bad driving habits from their lead-foot parents
CNBC6 days ago
More worrying, 9 percent of the parents admitted to driving under the influence of marijuana, and 8 percent said they have driven while ...
Blotter for Aug. 6, 2018
The Daily Sentinel1 day ago
..., 38, was arrested on suspicion of drug possession and drug paraphernalia possession July 30 in the 400 block of Pitkin Avenue. ■ Paul Saunders, 20, was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of driving under the influence of drugs and illegal possession of marijuana by an underage person in the 100 block of Rood Avenue.
Woman charged with vehicular homicide for 2 crash deaths
Houston Chronicle2 hours ago
Deputies say Stastny was driving south and attempting to pass another vehicle when she struck a northbound vehicle driven by Moander. Stastny was treated at a hospital. Investigators ...
Mundelein police: Men found with 248 grams of marijuana
Chicago Tribune16 hours ago
Police say Merritt was also charged with possession of an altered ID card. They were transported to the Lake County jail. DUI Joshua ..., Mundelein, was charged July 22 with driving ...
Driver of vehicle that hit Sip-N-Cycle was under influence of drugs, police say
The Argus Leader21 hours ago
Most of the injuries were minor, police spokesman Sam Clemens said, but one person had multiple broken bones and a possible brain bleed. Justin Rabago, 25, was driving southbound ...
Libertyville police: Man asleep in his car charged with DUI
Chicago Tribune16 hours ago
Oner Medrano, 27, of the 200 block of East Palm Court, Round Lake Beach, was charged July 22 with driving under the influence of alcohol ...
Recreational marijuana: How Michigan's potential legalization compares to other states
ClickOnDetroit6 days ago
Now, 10 years on, Michigan voters will decide whether to go a step further by legalizing the recreational use of marijuana statewide. The proposal that will appear ...
Woodstock police reports
Northwest Herald16 hours ago
Information in police reports is obtained from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and municipal police departments. Individuals listed in police reports who have been charged with a crime have not been proven guilty in court.
McAdoo May traffic stops
Times News4 days ago
• Sharee Heckman, 25, of Allentown, was charged with two counts of driving under the influence of a controlled substance and a traffic offense ...
Company Creates 'Pot Breathalyzer' That Can Tell How Drunk Or High You Are
The Inquisitr2 days ago
This new invention comes just as police are becoming more and more concerned about road safety in the wake of the growing legalization of recreational marijuana ...
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Top DUI News, Monday, August 6th, 2018

Police logs - August 6, 2018
The Day14 hours ago
Rachael Marsie, 32, of 40 Old Black Point Road was charged Friday with driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, driving unreasonably ...
Police blotter: Multiple car burglaries reported in Darien reported; man sees stranger in back seat
Chicago Tribune15 hours ago
Alcohol Jose Manuel Ortiz-Zamudio, 42, of the 3100 block of West 53rd Place, Chicago, was charged at about 2:25 a.m. July 29 with driving under the ...
Former Pottsville Area business manager enters ARD program
The Pottsville Republican & Herald56 minutes ago
Curran has a chance to clear his record after a Schuylkill County judge admitted him Thursday into a special program that could lead to dismissal of the driving under ...
Auto insurer says teens pick up bad driving habits from their lead-foot parents
CNBC5 days ago
Eleven percent of parents also disclosed that they vape and drive. That behavior might be rubbing off on their kids. Teens admitted to driving under the influence ...
DUII driver gets three-year sentence for head-on crash
The Mail Tribune7 days ago
Brandon Lee Perkins, 41, was driving under the influence of alcohol May 29, 2017, when he left his travel lane on Highway 238 and crashed into an oncoming ...
Huntington police officer leading crackdown on drug-related DUIs
The Charleston Gazette2 days ago
This week, a Huntington woman was charged with driving under the influence after crashing her car into a light pole at Ritter Park, narrowly missing a playground ...
Boardman crime activity: Man says suspect threw kittens out car, ran one over
WKBN 27 Youngstown2 days ago
Western Reserve Drive and Glenwood Avenue, Lucy McCarty, 28, of Youngstown, arrested and charged with driving under the influence of alcohol ...
Wagoner Police Arrests, Incidents for the period ending August 4, 2018
Tulsa World2 days ago
Dewayne Ward of Wagoner was arrested July 29 on complaints of possession of marijuana. Elpidio Delgado of Live Oak, Tex. was arrested July 30 on complaints of...
Batavia police reports
Kane County Chronicle23 hours ago
of North Raddant Road, Batavia. • Christopher J. Turecek, 38, of the 900 block of North Washington Avenue, Batavia, was charged July 26 with driving under ...
Lititz man charged with DUI after crash in North Cornwall Township
Lebanon Daily News5 days ago
Neven Port, 54, of Lititz, was charged Tuesday with driving under the influence, driving under the influence of alcohol ...
Blotter for Aug. 6, 2018
The Daily Sentinel5 hours ago
Holmes, 38, was arrested on suspicion of drug possession and drug paraphernalia possession July 30 in the 400 block of Pitkin Avenue. ■ Paul Saunders, 20, was arrested Tuesday ...
Grand jury indicts man accused of operating boat under influence in deadly crash
13 News, WVEC Hampton Roads6 days ago
The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports authorities say 32-year-old John Randolph Hooper was indicted on a charge of involuntary manslaughter while operating the boat under ...
Parents Put Kids at Risk With Risky Driving Habits
Medscape3 days ago
(Reuters Health) - Parents who talk or text on cell phones while driving with their kids in the car are also more likely to engage in other risky driving behaviors, including ...
Glenview Blotter: In One Day, Glenview Charges 3 With DUI | Journal & Topics Media Group
Journal & Topics Newspapers5 days ago
Chuluun Banzragch, 46, of 4278 Central Rd., Glenview, was served outstanding warrants from Lake County for driving while under the influence of alcohol ...
DUI Driver Charged After 2 Killed in 605 Freeway Crash
NBC Los Angeles7 days ago
Alex Barragan, 31, of Norwalk, could face up to 44 years to life in prison if convicted of two counts of murder, and one count each of driving under ...
Lake Zurich police: Buffalo Grove resident faces DUI charge after leaving scene of crash
Chicago Tribune3 days ago
An arrest does not constitute a finding of guilt. DUI Katie M. Hintz, 30, of the 1900 block of Church Street in Johnsburg, was charged July 25 with driving ...
Hinsdale police blotter: Two vehicles stolen
Chicago Tribune4 days ago
Alcohol Patricia J. Ridgeway, 60, of the 400 block of South Quincy Street, Hinsdale, was charged at 9:51 p.m. July 27 with driving under the ...
Police: Driver who hit girl had alcohol level 5 times limit
Westport News3 days ago
Police say a Rhode Island driver who struck and seriously injured a 7-year-old girl had a blood alcohol level nearly five times the legal limit. Anthony Sudduth, of Warwick ...
Elmhurst police blotter: Teen's purse stolen after getting into car in Chicago
Chicago Tribune3 days ago
Elio Rosas-Gonzalez, 23, of the 600 block of Osceola Road, Nokomis, Florida, was charged with aggravated driving under the influence, speeding ...
Redding man arrested twice in one week for DUI
The Record Searchlight2 days ago
A 51-year-old Redding man who was arrested Wednesday for a blood-alcohol level four times over the legal driving limit, was arrested again Friday evening for driving ...

Stories of the Week

  1. July 30 - August 5 Police chief arrested for driving under the influence, involved in multi-car accident
  2. July 23 - July 29 New York Gov. Cuomo pardons illegal immigrants facing deportation for crimes
  3. July 16 - July 22 Attorney accused of driving drunk with loaded gun, Ambien
  4. July 9 - July 15 Maurice Hooker arrested for drunken driving, handgun possession
  5. July 2 - July 8 Dem running for Paul Ryan's seat has arrest history
  6. June 25 - July 1 County reserve police officer charged in deadly drunk driving crash
  7. June 18 - June 24 PGA of America President Paul Levy arrested on DUI charge
  8. June 11 - June 17 Man going to get cigarettes ends up wrestling police officer
  9. June 4 - June 10 Soldier accused of stealing armored vehicle while DUI
  10. May 28 - June 3 Ex-parole board member denies he used position to get out of DUI
  11. May 21 - May 27 Semi driver hits school bus
  12. May 14 - May 20 Taxi driver pulled over near strip club was under influence
  13. May 7 - May 13 FDNY boss loses control of vehicle in Manhattan, busted for DWI
  14. April 30 - May 6 Father charged after children fall from van
  15. April 23 - April 29 Report criticizes ex-State Police head for arrest report rewrite
  16. April 16 - April 22 Man charged after car ends up in Pigeon River
  17. April 9 - April 15 Calif. woman hit man, kept driving with dismembered body in windshield
  18. April 2 - April 8 Masters bus patron thankful 'everybody's alive'
  19. March 26 - April 1 Police said they would do a sobriety test. They said he told them: I’m a state senator
  20. March 19 - March 25 Impaired Driver Mistakes Jail Booth For Drive-Thru, Orders Breakfast
  21. March 12 - March 18 Coroner resigns after he was arrested for DUI at scene
  22. March 5 - March 11 Suspected DUI Driver Buys More Wine After Crashing Her Car
  23. February 26 - March 4 Fetty Wap ordered to pay fine after pleading guilty to drunk drag racing
  24. February 19 - February 25 On-duty TriMet bus driver arrested on suspicion of DUII
  25. February 12 - February 18 DA accused of reckless driving now teaching at WNMU
  26. February 5 - February 11 Boston police officer arraigned on drunken driving charges
  27. January 29 - February 4 ICE deportations to Poland rare as jailed Michigan doctor awaits fate
  28. January 22 - January 28 Dancing Dayton police officer faces OVI charges
  29. January 15 - January 21 2 former Milwaukee Co. prosecutors charged in cover-up of suspicious case dismissal
  30. January 8 - January 14 Former director of Salt Lake City's 911 dispatch center formally charged with DUI
  31. January 1 - January 7 Orlando VA doctor charged with DUI after crash near medical center

2017 Stories of the Year : Trump This!

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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