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Weekly DUI News

January 29th thru February 3rd in the year Two Thousand and Eighteen

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Top DUI News, Sunday, February 4th, 2018

Police: Aurora man driving intoxicated, with cocaine, ran out of gas in Indiana
FOX News Chicago5 days ago
An Aurora man was charged with driving while intoxicated with cocaine in his vehicle Monday morning on I-94 eastbound in LaPorte, Indiana. Armando Vargas-Angel, 36, was ...
Driving Under the Influence – What does it mean in Virginia?
TG Daily4 days ago
For anyone driving in Virginia, precisely what constitutes drinking and driving as a criminal offense? Virginia Code Section 18.2-266 prohibits “driving while intoxicated ...
PEOPLE Explains: Woman on Trial for Allegedly Murdering Twin Sister by Driving Off Hawaii Cliff
People Magazine5 days ago
In a Hawaii courtroom on Monday, the murder trial began for Alexandria Duval, who is accused of intentionally driving her SUV off a cliff in 2016 and killing her identical twin sister ...
Belgrade man accused of driving with kids while intoxicated
KBZK Bozeman6 days ago
A Belgrade man is charged with a felony following his arrest Friday for allegedly driving while intoxicated and crashing into two other vehicles with three of his children ...
HPD arrested 39 on felony DWI charges in December
Houston Chronicle5 days ago
Some were charged with driving while intoxicated with a child in the vehicle and many were charged with their third DWI. Driving while intoxicated in ...
Riverhead Blotter: Man ran around naked in Holiday Inn Express lobby
The Riverhead News-Review24 hours ago
While on patrol at Wading River Plaza around 4:55 p.m., a police officer was waved down by a passerby saying he saw someone stumbling through the parking lot toward a tan...
After crash, driver admits to drinking and is charged with driving while intoxicated
South Lyon Herald3 days ago
A 46-year-old Northville Township woman was charged with driving while intoxicated after being involved in a Jan. 25 crash on the township's northeast side. The suspect ...
Porter County Crime Times
The Times of Northwest Indiana1 day ago
Feb. 1 - Feb. 2Aaron, Niesha, 22, Merrillville — Driving while suspended, false informingAdams, Scott, 26, Valparaiso — Regulations and conditions Arce
Standoff costs Middletown taxpayers $3K in public safety salaries
WHIO-TV 7 Dayton14 hours ago
UPDATE @ 11:45 p.m. (Feb. 2): A 37-year-old man is behind bars, accused of striking and killing a man on Free Pike while driving intoxicated. Charley R. Strickland was booked ...
Man arrested for allegedly fleeing DUI crash in Porterville
The Fresno Bee7 hours ago
A Terra Bella resident was arrested Friday after he allegedly struck a vehicle and fled the scene while intoxicated, Porterville police said in a news release. Officers went to ...
Motor vehicle charges against Sparta councilman dropped
New Jersey Herald3 days ago
Several motor vehicle charges, including a driving while intoxicated count, against Sparta Township Councilman Jerry Murphy were dropped in Hopatcong Municipal Court and ...
Passed out driver arrested for DWI in Mariners Harbor
Staten Island Advance7 days ago
Jesus Moran, of Kyle Court in Arden Heights was charged with (DWI) in connection with the incident at 200 Gulf Avenue, according to a written statement...
Deputy Pushes Officers and Suspected Drunk Driver Out of Oncoming Car’s Path
WCMH Columbus2 days ago
Boone County Sheriff’s Deputy Charles Schutz was standing on the side of the road with two other law enforcement officers and man suspected of driving while intoxicated ...
Move to ID candidates for Vets Treatment Court
Newsday2 days ago
Suspects answering in the affirmative who are charged with misdemeanor offenses such as driving while intoxicated or petty theft would have the opportunity to have their ...
Man pleads guilty to driving drunk in Rutgers grad's hit-and-run death
NJ.com4 days ago
An Elizabeth man has pleaded guilty to second-degree vehicular homicide and driving while intoxicated in the death of a recent Rutgers graduate in a hit-and-run crash in ...
Another Cobb County city looks to ban hand-held cellphone use while driving
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta4 days ago
The city of Marietta is expected to adopt a law that makes it illegal to hold your cellphone while driving. It would be the second city in Cobb County to pass such a law. Sean ...
Shandaken man charged with DWI after crash on Rte. 214
Middletown Times Herald-Record17 hours ago
A hamlet of Chichester man, Demetrio Herrera, was charged with two felony counts Friday after, Ulster County sheriff’s deputies said, he crashed his car on Route 214 while driving ...
Tomball man on trial for killing 3 in drunken driving crash
Houston Chronicle4 days ago
Valdez has been arrested several times and has three prior convictions for driving while intoxicated, court records show. For the last one, he was sentenced to two years ...
Driver charged with DWI
Greenwich Time1 day ago
Ann Oliveira, 32, of Park Avenue, Harrison, N.Y., was charged with driving while intoxicated, and she was also given a ticket for failing to drive in-lane. Bail was set ...
Intoxicated driver who killed young woman in crash gets up to 40 years
NJ.com5 days ago
A jury convicted him in November of third-degree murder, homicide by vehicle, homicide by vehicle while driving under the influence, DUI, reckless driving, and speeding.
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Top DUI News, Saturday, February 3rd, 2018

Pawling man pleads guilty in fatal 2015 Patterson crash
Poughkeepsie Journal2 days ago
A Pawling man who had been accused of driving while impaired by morphine has admitted his guilt in a fatal 2015 Patterson crash. Christopher Osborne Jr., 45, pleaded ...
Police reports 2/2/18: Randolph man faces drug charges after traffic stop
Olean Times Herald1 day ago
Dylan Brown, 19, of Randolph, was charged with fifth-degree criminal possession of marijuana, a class B misdemeanor, and driving while ability impaired by drugs ...
With Drunken Driving Deaths High, New Report Calls To Lower Blood Alcohol Concentration Levels
Forbes4 days ago
“Getting to Zero Alcohol-Impaired Driving Fatalities: A Comprehensive Approach to a Persistent Problem” was released earlier this month by the National Academies of Sciences ...
Police Log: Feb. 3, 2018
Plattsburgh Press-Republican5 hours ago
William Ashline, 38, was driving a Dodge four-door sedan east on Boynton Avenue around 4:15 a.m. when he attempted to enter the gas-station parking lot and struck the barrier that protects ...
District Court 2-3
Midland Daily News8 hours ago
EDITOR'S NOTE -- OWI means operating while intoxicated. DWLS means driving while license suspended. (MC) is for Judge Michael D. Carpenter. (L) is for ... Judge Stephen ...
Police reports 2/3/18: Felony drug arrest made in Wellsville
Olean Times Herald11 hours ago
WELLSVILLE — An Andover man is facing felony drug charges after an investigation by several agencies, the Wellsville Police Department announced Friday.
DPS says average wrong-way drivers are double legal limit, have priors
KTAR 92.3 Phoenix22 hours ago
PHOENIX — While 20 to 25 percent of wrong-way drivers are not impaired, suffering from confusion, dementia, or other medical conditions, many of the cases are related to alcohol ...
Brush Truck Driver Charged With Meth Possession
The Greeneville Sun7 days ago
A man charged Wednesday with driving under the influence and possession of methamphetamine by the Tennessee Highway Patrol after a traffic stop on Baileyton Road had a first appearance ...
Area Police Reports
The Post-Journal1 day ago
¯ Mark R. Burch Jr., 24, of Jamestown, was charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation. Officers stopped a vehicle at Crossman and Spring streets on Thursday at 12:45 p.m.
Coos Bay Police Department to conduct safety belt enforcement blitz
The World5 days ago
Officers from the Coos Bay Police Department will join law enforcement agencies throughout Oregon in a Safety Belt Enforcement Campaign from Feb. 5-Feb. 18. This is the first of three scheduled ...
Local officials push against Cuomo's task force on legalizing marijuana
Olean Times Herald5 days ago
Cattaraugus County Sheriff Timothy Whitcomb thinks it's a mistake to look into legalizing recreational marijuana as Gov. Andrew Cuomo recommended on Jan. 16. The New York State Sheriffs Association ...
Family of man who died in police custody files notice of claim against Livingston Co.
13WHAM Rochester5 days ago
Livingston County was served with a notice of claim Monday in connection with the death of a man who was in police custody. The family of Noel Colon says the notice of claim includes allegations ...
Woman arrested after Farmington pursuit
Branson Tri-Lakes News3 days ago
Saturday dispatchers received a call about a possibly impaired driver in the area of Eagle Mart, located off Karsch Boulevard. “When the officer arrived at the scene he saw a silver Ford ...
Warrant Wednesday: Troopers seek suspects
Albany Times Union3 days ago
As part of their Warrant Wednesday initiative, State Police are searching for a man suspected of trying to cash a stolen check in Clifton Park.
Law report
Grand Rapids Herald-Review3 days ago
Placed on three years probation on conditions: No alcohol/controlled substance use with the exception of prescribed medications; do not enter bars or liquor stores; no non-prescription drugs ...
How autonomous vehicles could save over 350K lives in the US and millions worldwide
ZDNet2 days ago
DoT researchers estimate that fully autonomous vehicles, also known as self-driving cars, could reduce traffic fatalities by up to 94 percent by eliminating those accidents ...
Point: It's time for Illinois to end its failed prohibition of marijuana
The State Journal-Register2 days ago
Every night, in communities all over Illinois, parents watch as dealers set up on the street corner to sell marijuana and other drugs. The black market would evaporate, and the corner ...
Super Bowl DUI patrols on full blitz this Sunday
Orange County Register2 days ago
Holidays means parties, and parties translates to more people potentially drinking and driving. Authorities will be out in force this weekend, either with saturation patrols or DUI checkpoints ...
Lawyers say condemned Ohio killer was an early victim of opioid epidemic
WCMH Columbus7 days ago
Tibbetts is scheduled to be executed on Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018, and attorneys trying to stop his execution say Ohio Gov. John Kasich should consider the state's opioid epidemic when deciding ...
Troopers: Stolen car chase ends at historic site
Albany Times Union2 days ago
LITTLE FALLS - Three Capital Region residents were arrested Wednesday after fleeing police on the Thruway in a car stolen from Albany, State Police said. Troopers spotted the Jeep traveling ...
5th

Top DUI News, Friday, February 2nd, 2018

Legal weed and high driving: How N.J. plans to cope
NJ.com1 hour ago
Between 2003 and 2012, 1,816 people died in accidents involving an impaired driver in New Jersey, federal data shows . But as New Jersey dives deeper into the marijuana legalization ...
The Terrifying Impact of Marijuana On Your Brain Is Something People Never Talk About
The Cheat Sheet3 days ago
Marijuana legalization is on the rise. While marijuana does have medicinal benefits and could potentially boost the economy, it's important to know that there are negative ...
Virginia Senate Republicans kill bill to decriminalize small amounts of marijuana
RockinghamNow.com, Eden and Reidssville4 days ago
Republicans on a Senate committee Monday killed a bill that would decriminalize small amounts of marijuana by changing the punishment from a criminal misdemeanor to a civil penalty ...
Driving While Stoned: The Penalties and Gray Area in Marijuana Law
The Cheat Sheet5 days ago
As of November 2017, some 29 states had legalized marijuana for medicinal use. A 2014 Colorado case showed how that could happen.
Horrible Side Effects of Marijuana That People Never Talk About
The Cheat Sheet2 days ago
With health care that doesn't consider marijuana a serious addiction, people may have nowhere to turn. While it's easy to picture a marijuana user mellowing out as they ...
Area Police Reports
The Post-Journal6 hours ago
¯ Mark R. Burch Jr., 24, of Jamestown, was charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation. Officers stopped a vehicle at Crossman and Spring streets on Thursday at 12:45 p.m.
Local officials push against Cuomo's task force on legalizing marijuana
Olean Times Herald4 days ago
Cattaraugus County Sheriff Timothy Whitcomb thinks it's a mistake to look into legalizing recreational marijuana as Gov. Andrew Cuomo recommended on Jan. 16. The New York State Sheriffs ...
Arrive Alive: Lompoc High students experience impaired, distracted driving simulator
Santa Maria Times1 day ago
Although 14-year-old Adam Beck hasn't yet reached the legal driving age, the Lompoc High School freshman got an up-close look ... behind the Lompoc High gym Wednesday morning and, while ...
Testing For Marijuana High While Driving Is Extremely Complicated, Researchers Say
International Business Times6 days ago
With the growing acceptability of marijuana, both for medicinal and recreational use, around the country, there are also increasing concerns about people getting behind the wheel while ...
Point: It's time for Illinois to end its failed prohibition of marijuana
The State Journal-Register18 hours ago
Every night, in communities all over Illinois, parents watch as dealers set up on the street corner to sell marijuana and other drugs. The black market would evaporate, and the corner ...
Police Blotter - Winona Post > Community Record
Winona Post11 hours ago
• At 10:11 p.m. officers arrived at the 300 block of Mankato Avenue to serve a warrant to Taelor Scott Giebel, 20, of Winona, and reported encountering several intoxicated minors. Giebel was ...
Pot, speeding, inexperience were factors in Lynnwood crash that killed 3 teens
Seattle Times7 days ago
The 16-year-old Everett driver who died along with two friends when he crashed his mother's SUV into a parked semitruck in Lynnwood last summer was speeding, impaired by marijuana ...
Warrant Wednesday: Troopers seek suspects
Albany Times Union2 days ago
As part of their Warrant Wednesday initiative, State Police are searching for a man suspected of trying to cash a stolen check in Clifton Park.
Maine lawmakers won't extend moratorium on pot sales, but it's still not for sale
Portland Press Herald23 hours ago
As a result, the moratorium adopted by the Legislature last year to delay commercial aspects of the voter-approved referendum is now lapsed. The act requires anyone who wants to cultivate ...
Intoxicated driver hits dead end of Schady Road: Olmsted Township
The Cleveland Plain Dealer5 days ago
The driver, a 48-year-old man from Columbia Station, was issued citations for having expired license plates and for possession of marijuana. Impaired Driving, Schady Road ...
County Lines: Police seeking suspect in Santa Maria robbery; 6 arrested at driver's license checkpoint
Santa Maria Times3 days ago
Santa Maria Police are searching for a suspect reportedly connected to an armed robbery that occurred at a residence on the north side of the city in late January. Officials are asking the public's ...
'The Drug Whisperer' | Drivers arrested while stone cold sober
KARE 11 Minneapolis-St. Paul2 days ago
Georgia now has more than 250 officers with special 'drug recognition expert' training. Katelyn Ebner was arrested after she left her job as a server at a bar in Cobb County. Officer Carroll: "Not tonight, okay.
West metro police blotter, Jan. 28
Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune6 days ago
An 18-year-old Rogers girl was cited for underage drinking and driving and no proof of insurance at Lake Lucy Road and Powers Boulevard. A 35-year-old man was cited for inattentive driving ...
Roadshow: Should DUI standards be tougher?
San Jose Mercury News5 days ago
Q: It's time to get tough on all impaired drivers, from alcohol, prescription drugs to marijuana. A: While California laws are among the toughest in the nation, increases ...
Mid-Hudson arrests report: Jan. 31, 2018
Kingston Daily Freeman3 days ago
Avenue and charged with felony possession of marijuana. Hill was released with a ticket for Kingston City Court. · DWI: Duane K. Dixon, 42, of Catskill, was arrested by state police ...
Police Blotter - Winona Post > Community Record
Winona Post11 hours ago
• At 10:11 p.m. officers arrived at the 300 block of Mankato Avenue to serve a warrant to Taelor Scott Giebel, 20, of Winona, and reported encountering several intoxicated minors. Giebel was ...
Pot, speeding, inexperience were factors in Lynnwood crash that killed 3 teens
Seattle Times7 days ago
The 16-year-old Everett driver who died along with two friends when he crashed his mother's SUV into a parked semitruck in Lynnwood last summer was speeding, impaired by marijuana ...
Warrant Wednesday: Troopers seek suspects
Albany Times Union2 days ago
As part of their Warrant Wednesday initiative, State Police are searching for a man suspected of trying to cash a stolen check in Clifton Park.
Maine lawmakers won't extend moratorium on pot sales, but it's still not for sale
Portland Press Herald23 hours ago
As a result, the moratorium adopted by the Legislature last year to delay commercial aspects of the voter-approved referendum is now lapsed. The act requires anyone who wants to cultivate ...
Intoxicated driver hits dead end of Schady Road: Olmsted Township
The Cleveland Plain Dealer5 days ago
The driver, a 48-year-old man from Columbia Station, was issued citations for having expired license plates and for possession of marijuana. Impaired Driving, Schady Road ...
County Lines: Police seeking suspect in Santa Maria robbery; 6 arrested at driver's license checkpoint
Santa Maria Times3 days ago
Santa Maria Police are searching for a suspect reportedly connected to an armed robbery that occurred at a residence on the north side of the city in late January. Officials are asking the public's ...
'The Drug Whisperer' | Drivers arrested while stone cold sober
KARE 11 Minneapolis-St. Paul2 days ago
Georgia now has more than 250 officers with special 'drug recognition expert' training. Katelyn Ebner was arrested after she left her job as a server at a bar in Cobb County. Officer Carroll: "Not tonight, okay.
West metro police blotter, Jan. 28
Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune6 days ago
An 18-year-old Rogers girl was cited for underage drinking and driving and no proof of insurance at Lake Lucy Road and Powers Boulevard. A 35-year-old man was cited for inattentive driving ...
Roadshow: Should DUI standards be tougher?
San Jose Mercury News5 days ago
Q: It's time to get tough on all impaired drivers, from alcohol, prescription drugs to marijuana. A: While California laws are among the toughest in the nation, increases ...
Mid-Hudson arrests report: Jan. 31, 2018
Kingston Daily Freeman3 days ago
Avenue and charged with felony possession of marijuana. Hill was released with a ticket for Kingston City Court. · DWI: Duane K. Dixon, 42, of Catskill, was arrested by state police ...
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Top DUI News, Thursday, February 1st, 2018

With Drunken Driving Deaths High, New Report Calls To Lower Blood Alcohol Concentration Levels
Forbes2 days ago
“Getting to Zero Alcohol-Impaired Driving Fatalities: A Comprehensive Approach to a Persistent Problem” was released earlier this month by the National Academies ...
Fatal crashes in Colorado have risen 30 percent in the past three years
Denver Post3 hours ago
The total number of fatal crashes that involved impairment and the percentage of total crashes that involved impairment have increased. CDOT did not provide separate figures for alcohol ...
Arrive Alive: Lompoc High students experience impaired, distracted driving simulator
Santa Maria Times12 hours ago
High gym Wednesday morning and, while wearing special glasses, attempted to navigate the vehicle down a simulated street while experiencing effects resembling a blood alcohol ...
The most dangerous states for drinking and driving
Billings Gazette1 day ago
While drunk driving accidents are a nationwide problem, there are state-to-state differences in how likely you are to encounter an intoxicated...
Harford County police blotter
Carroll County Times6 days ago
Douglas Harris, 28, of the 200 block of Woodland Green Way, who also has an address in Suitland, was arrested Tuesday for failing to appear for court in a case in which he was charged with speeding ...
Immigrant doctor detained by ICE granted release on $10,000 bond
MLive.com1 day ago
Judge Mark Jebson agreed to release Niec on $10,000 bond and under the condition that he does not consume any alcohol, among other conditions set by the Department of Homeland ...
Suspects switched seats before OUI arrests: APD
KTVA Anchorage1 day ago
Early Friday morning, Anchorage Police say they arrested two people for driving drunk on the city's east-side. Around 2:15, officers with the Impaired Driving Enforcement ...
Law report
Grand Rapids Herald-Review1 day ago
Placed on three years probation on conditions: No alcohol/controlled substance use with the exception of prescribed medications; do not enter bars or liquor stores; no non-prescription ...
National booze group targets Utah governor and other ‘impaired’ older drivers to show ‘how silly’ Utah’s strict DUI law is
The Salt Lake Tribune2 days ago
A national alcohol lobbying group continues its assault on Utah's strict, new drunken-driving law, this time with a full-page newspaper advertisement suggesting that senior citizens ...
Science panel backs lower drunken driving threshold
The Salt Lake Tribune3 days ago
Washington • Most women would need to draw the line at two drinks, and men at two or three if states follow a blueprint by a prestigious scientific panel for eliminating the “entirely ...
Why a Pot 'Breathalyzer' Won't Work
LiveScience7 days ago
It's really tricky to measure how much marijuana a person has used on a given day — and how impaired their driving may be as the result of that use — a new opinion piece says.
Editorial: Bills passed by House appear to conflict
The Topeka Capital-Journal2 days ago
Two bills passed recently by the Kansas House present a conflicting message. Currently, establishments that provide liquor by the drink must wait until 9 a.m. to begin serving ...
Woman charged with DWI after colliding head on with two vehicles
The Daily Reflector3 days ago
A 32-year-old woman was charged with driving while impaired after she drove left of center at a high rate of speed and collided...1855-T Quail Ridge Road was driving ...
Police reports — Feb. 1
The Newport Plain Talk5 hours ago
Warrants served: Steven Larry O’Sicky, 30, was served with active outstanding warrants for theft $1000-$10,000, conspiracy to commit theft $1,000-$10,000, and driving on a revoked license ...
Vineland woman charged with two DWIs in one day
Daily Journal14 hours ago
VINELAND - A city woman was charged twice with drunken driving after two crashes along Lincoln Avenue within nine hours. Ita Marshall, 34, of the 1000 block of East Sherman Avenue, was ...
VSP conduct saturation patrol
Bennington Banner3 days ago
Seth Loomis said the purpose of the patrol was to focus on speed enforcement, distracted driving and the detection and apprehension of alcohol/drug impaired operators. During ...
Oswego County to Participate in Statewide STOP-DWI Super Bowl Weekend Crackdown Enforcement Effort
Oswego County Today1 day ago
Oswego County STOP-DWI Coordinator Robert Lighthall announced that Oswego County police agencies will participate in a special enforcement effort to crackdown on impaired driving ...
CPD watching for drunk drivers during Sunday’s big game
The Weatherford Democrat22 hours ago
The biggest football game of the year is set for Sunday and families all over Texas are planning parties to watch as the Philadelphia Eagles face the New England Patriots. AAA Texas urges partygoers ...
Local officials push against Cuomo’s task force on legalizing marijuana
Salamanca Press3 days ago
Cattaraugus County Sheriff Timothy Whitcomb thinks it’s a mistake to look into legalizing recreational marijuana as Gov. Andrew Cuomo recommended on Jan. 16. The New York State Sheriffs Association ...
Another way opioids are taking lives
KTVA Anchorage1 day ago
Prescriptions for drugs such as oxycodone (OxyContin), hydrocodone (Vicoprofen...medications is an urgent public health concern," said lead researcher Stanford Chihuri. Prescription drugs can ...
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Top DUI News, Wednesday, January 31st, 2018

The most dangerous states for drinking and driving
Arizona Daily Sun1 hour ago
While drunk driving accidents are a nationwide problem, there are state-to-state differences in how likely you are to encounter an intoxicated...
Police: Aurora man driving intoxicated, with cocaine, ran out of gas in Indiana
FOX News Chicago19 hours ago
An Aurora man was charged with driving while intoxicated with cocaine in his vehicle Monday morning on I-94 eastbound in LaPorte, Indiana. Armando Vargas-Angel, 36, was pulled ...
Law report
Grand Rapids Herald-Review2 hours ago
...controlled substance use with the exception of prescribed medications; do not enter bars or liquor stores; no non-prescription drugs - may use over the counter products; random testing; no mood-altering chemicals; chemical dependency evaluation/treatment and comply with recommendations including aftercare; no driving without insurance; attend MADD Impact Panel; pay future transport fees; enter...
With Drunken Driving Deaths High, New Report Calls To Lower Blood Alcohol Concentration Levels
Forbes20 hours ago
“While getting to zero alcohol-impaired driving deaths sounds like an overly ambitious goal, it builds on the momentum of Vision Zero, an approach that recognizes that traffic-related ...
Woman arrested after Farmington pursuit
Branson Tri-Lakes News2 hours ago
Saturday dispatchers received a call about a possibly impaired driver in the area of Eagle Mart, located off Karsch Boulevard. “When the officer arrived at the scene he saw a silver Ford ...
Williamson students simulate distracted driving with virtual reality software
The Tennessean15 hours ago
Teen drivers have already heard about the dangers of distracted driving, Bass said. Williamson County Schools purchased laptops and virtual-reality goggles with a $20,000 grant from the ...
NYCHA worker arrested for hitting woman in wheelchair while DUI
New York Post7 days ago
A NYCHA worker was arrested for hitting a wheelchair-bound woman in Brooklyn while driving drunk and high, police said Wednesday. Sun Tsang, 42, struck 56-year-old Juanita Chapman ...
Man pleads not guilty to murder, hit-and-run charges in death of Banning motorcyclist
Redlands Daily Facts12 hours ago
A man who allegedly struck and killed a motorcyclist in Banning while driving impaired pleaded not guilty Tuesday to multiple felony charges, including second-degree murder ...
Daybook: Recent drunken driving sentencings in the Jackson County area
MLive.com4 days ago
The following are drinking and driving sentences from Jackson County District Court. Defendants' home towns were at the time of sentencing. Jail sentences may be suspended. Operating ...
Editorial: Bills passed by House appear to conflict
The Topeka Capital-Journal13 hours ago
Another bill seeks to broaden penalties for habitual drunk drivers who have been found to again be driving while impaired in crashes tied to deaths or serious injuries.
Durham deputy charged with DWI after crashing into parked tractor-trailer :: WRAL.com
WRAL.com Raleigh2 days ago
A Durham deputy was charged with driving while impaired following a crash Monday afternoon. The Durham County Sheriff's Office said Deputy Ryan LaDuke, 34, backed into a ...
Harford County police blotter
Carroll County Times5 days ago
Douglas Harris, 28, of the 200 block of Woodland Green Way, who also has an address in Suitland, was arrested Tuesday for failing to appear for court in a case in which he was charged with speeding ...
Woman charged with DWI after colliding head on with two vehicles
The Daily Reflector2 days ago
A 32-year-old woman was charged with driving while impaired after she drove left of center at a high rate of speed and collided head-on with two vehicles, according to a ...
Immigrant activist: Detentions are 'psychological warfare'
Island Packet12 hours ago
A detained immigrant activist freed by a judge's ruling said Tuesday that U.S. immigration officials are engaging in "psychological warfare" by targeting him and other activists for detention ...
Va. man charged with firing gunshots in EC
The Daily Advance1 day ago
A Virginia man already facing a driving while impaired charge in Pasquotank County was arrested Monday after Elizabeth City police say he fired gunshots in a city neighborhood ...
NLVPD cracking down on impaired drivers Big Game weekend
KSNV 3 Las Vegas1 day ago
The North Las Vegas Police Department has joined forces with law enforcement agencies statewide to crack down on impaired driving and has an important message for the public: if ...
Met Office weather warnings – what do yellow, red and amber alerts for snow, wind and rain mean?
The Sun6 hours ago
THE Met Office issues weather warnings when the country faces conditions which could pose danger to the public. What does a severe weather warning mean? The Met Office warns the public about ...
Former guard at Kentucky jail could become an inmate after admitting assault
Lexington Herald-Leader6 days ago
A former supervisory deputy at the jail in Perry County has admitted to assaulting an inmate, becoming the fourth former guard at the jail convicted of using improper force. Matthew Baron Amburgey ...
Hearing set for woman accused of hitting boy with car
Marshall Independent1 day ago
Jensen was charged with criminal vehicular operation, failure to stop for a collision that caused an injury, fourth degree driving while impaired, and driving after ...
Ronda Rousey's WWE Debut and Other Takeaways From Royal Rumble 2018
Sports Illustrated2 days ago
If the Royal Rumble is the road to WrestleMania, then it's going to be a bumpy ride. The Rumble kicked off WWE's build to WrestleMania, and the publicly owned company listened to its fan base ...
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Top DUI News, Tuesday, January 30th, 2018

Police reports for Jan. 30
Daily Chronicle10 hours ago
DeKalb city
Elmhurst police blotter: Aluminum sheets and letters stolen from sign shop
Chicago Tribune4 days ago
of the first block of Meagan Lane, Lemont, was charged with unlawful possession of a controlled substance at 3:13 a.m. Jan. 20 in the ...
Former Somerset man sentenced to prison for endangering son, manufacturing meth
The Indiana Gazette12 hours ago
“I have a 7-year-old son who is waiting for his father to be a father,” Nathan Schnitzler said during his sentencing hearing. Schnitzler was also sentenced in three driving...
Man in skeleton mask leads police to DUI, drug suspect in Lower Macungie
The Morning Call15 hours ago
A report of a man wearing a skeleton mask Sunday night in Lower Macungie Township led police to another man who allegedly was driving under the...
Montgomery man facing heroin charge
Chicago Tribune4 days ago
According to Aurora police reports, Dumas was a passenger... Street and Gale Street. During the stop, it was learned that Dumas had a warrant out for his arrest for driving ...
Man arrested after driving into west Cobb Target
Northwest GA News22 hours ago
A Marietta man was arrested Sunday evening after driving his SUV through the front of the Target along Dallas Highway, Cobb police said. The... Zielinski ...
A Glitch in the Law Is Trapping Drunk Drivers in Jail Without Treatment
Vice6 days ago
This story was published in partnership with the Marshall Project. Brandon Hewett wants to go to prison. There, he might have a shot at fresh air, sunshine and substance ...
Police: Several home, vehicle burglaries reported in Skokie
Chicago Tribune1 day ago
Kondos, 48, of the 700 block of Sheridan Road, Wilmette, was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol stemming from an incident ...
Police Report: Six auto burglaries reported in 33 minutes in Los Gatos
San Jose Mercury News5 days ago
Los Gatos-Monte Sereno police arrested a man for possession of burglary tools and a controlled substance, and unlawful paraphernalia. A man was arrested ...
Police Beat Jan. 30
Observer-Reporter10 hours ago
The charges were sent by summons from the office of District Judge Joshua Kanalis. One injured: Valerie Liadis of Grace Avenue, Canonsburg, was injured Saturday in ...
911 briefs (Jan. 25, 2018)
The Stockton Record6 days ago
A person suffered major injuries and a man was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence after a crash Tuesday evening, Stockton ...
Police: Glenview resident threatened in apparent blackmail attempt
Chicago Tribune4 days ago
Drive, Glenview, was charged on Jan. 21 with possession of a controlled substance, delivery of cannabis, operating an uninsured motor vehicle and operating ...
Public Record — Jan. 26
Scottsbluff Star-Herald4 days ago
Deputies investigated an assault at the Scotts Bluff County Detention Center. Jeffrey Steyers was arrested on a charge of driving under suspension. 3:30 a ...
2 Oxnard arrests involve loaded firearms
Ventura County Star2 days ago
The first incident involved a teen driving erratically around 4:30 p.m. near the intersection of Santa Lucia Avenue and Alpine Street. The area is generally ...
Rexburg man receives up to 20 years in prison for DUI crash in November
Rexburg Standard Journal7 days ago
Alec Joe ...the new charge and two probation violations in exchange for the state dropping a persistent violator charge. Burnside had previously been convicted of ...
Somerset magistrate reports: Jan. 26
Jeffersonian Democrat12 hours ago
Sean Eric Yoder, 35, Audrey Lane, Somerset, was charged Jan. 12 with possession of a controlled substance, heroin, and possession with the intent to use drug ...
ICE arrests 3 undocumented immigrants in SLO
The San Luis Obispo Tribune4 days ago
U.S. immigration agents arrested 3 undocumented immigrants on suspicion of drug, DUI, stolen property charges in SLO on Wednesday, January 24, 2018.
Booked into jail Jan. 24, 2018
Siskiyou Daily News6 days ago
A look at the bookings in the Jan. 24 edition of the Siskiyou Daily News.
Niles police: Nursing home resident apprehended on sexual assault warrant
Chicago Tribune1 day ago
Toledo is scheduled to appear...of Lawrence Court, Schiller Park, were each charged with possession of a controlled substance on Jan. 18 after police were ...
Latest Hamilton County Jail Booking Report
The Chattanoogan1 day ago
Here is the latest jail booking report from Hamilton County: BEARD, CHARLES PATRICK 320 EASTVIEW DR CHATTANOOGA, 37404 Age at Arrest: 49 years old Arresting Agency: East Ridge DOMESTIC ASSAULT --- BELL, JEFFREY M 294 HYATTE RD SODDY DAISY
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Top DUI News, Monday, January 29th, 2018

Public Record — Jan. 26
Scottsbluff Star-Herald3 days ago
Deputies investigated an assault at the Scotts Bluff County Detention Center. Jeffrey Steyers was arrested on a charge of driving under suspension. 3:30 a.m. — On ...
Police K9 helps locate man who fled from crash
WPRI Providence7 days ago
Police said K9 Kyro and his handler, Sgt. Frank Pacheco, were able to track and locate Harrington a quarter-mile away from the scene of the crash.
Minot woman accused of crashing into liquor store, fleeing scene
KFYR-TV Bismarck3 days ago
A Minot woman is in custody on accusations she left the scene of an accident after crashing into the front of a Minot liquor store Tuesday night while under ...
Youngstown crime activity: Snowball fight leads to tussle with moms
WKBN 27 Youngstown6 days ago
Gardner was also found to have a suspended license, according to a police report. 9:20 a.m. – 2000 block of Vestal Rd., Christina Wilson, 38, was charged with obstructing justice. According ...
Kansas House endorses longer minimum sentence for repeat DUI offenders
The Hays Daily News2 days ago
Olathe school instructor Caitlin Vogel’s death in a traffic accident caused by a two-time drunken driving offender inspired the House on Friday to endorse legislation elevating ...
Arrest made in Center St. Bridge crash that injured 3
WKBN 27 Youngstown6 days ago
Youngstown police arrested a man they say caused a 3-car crash on the Center Street Bridge.
Back in Time: Menasha realtor makes plans for five-story office building
The Appleton Post-Crescent6 days ago
...unloading and carload of logs. 1918: Menasha residents brought attention to the number of hydrants about the city that have been covered by snow piled high by homeowners. 1943: Lloyd Tate, Menasha, pleaded guilty to a charge of driving while under the influence of intoxicating liquor and paid a fine of $50 and costs. 1968: A five-story office building, topped by a cocktail lounge, will go up on...
In Custody 1-29-18
The Yuma Sun15 hours ago
• Andrea Nikita Hilley, originally convicted and sentenced to probation for attempted possession of a dangerous drug, a Class 5 felony. • Jaime Caro, originally convicted and sentenced ...
ICE deportations to Poland rare as jailed Michigan doctor awaits fate
MLive.com6 days ago
Family and friends fear he could face deportation to Poland, where he came to the U.S. from at the age of 5. Through an executive order and accompanying memorandum issued ...
St. Paul motorcyclist pleads guilty in death of girlfriend on I-35
Pioneer Press5 days ago
Paul man has pleaded guilty to charges related to the death of his girlfriend after she fell from his motorcycle. Myles Wyatt Eckman, 25, was driving the motorcycle ...
Weymouth man allegedly crashed BMW on highway while drunk, causing four car pileup
The Republican2 days ago
Randall Barbosa...allegedly rear-ended a merging Lexus sedan. "Following that initial collision, the BMW continued southbound and struck a 2006 Toyota Sequoia, which...a collision between ...
Webster man accused of 4th drunken-driving offense
Worcester Telegram & Gazette7 days ago
Chausse, of 106 Douglas Road, the Webster Family Campground, is scheduled to be arraigned Feb. 8 in Dudley District Court on charges of driving under the ...
Law enforcement
The Deming Headlight7 days ago
Crime reports provided by local law enforcement
Sudbury Police: Drunk driver causes crash
The MetroWest Daily News3 days ago
Police arrested Mathew Nixon, 25, after the 8:44 p.m. crash at the intersection of Boston Post Road and Bowditch Road, Sudbury Police spokesman Lt. Robert Grady said Friday ...
Police calls for Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018
Juneau Empire6 days ago
This report contains public information available to the Empire from law enforcement and public safety agencies. This report includes arrest and citation information, not conviction information ...
Researchers race to create reliable roadside tests for marijuana impairment - The Daily Free Press
The Daily Free Press4 days ago
With the legalization of recreational marijuana in Massachusetts, researchers and law enforcement officials have been scrambling to find a solution to one question in particular ...
Fresno PD investigate whether fatal stabbing was self defense
KABC-TV Los Angeles6 days ago
The death and aftermath have left Mitchel Shaffer's widow distraught. Detectives are waiting on autopsy tests to figure out if charges are warranted. Family members say the victim ...
Murdered stay-at-home mom was leading a double life
AOL4 days ago
Surveillance footage obtained exclusively by Inside Edition shows Kathleen West shopping and laughing inside a liquor store, hours before her body was found. West, 42, idolized screen ...
Utah is taking a closer look at how and what people drink when it comes to alcohol
Deseret News2 days ago
Buckner is an epidemiologist — Utah's first to solely focus on alcohol — and she's beginning her second year in a position funded for five years by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control ...
Osage County Sheriff's Office Bookings January 19-26
Tulsa World3 days ago
Editor’s Note: Osage County Sheriff’s Office arrests/detentions for the period from Wednesday, January 19, 2018, through early morning Friday, January 26, 2018. Information is obtained from the Osage County Sheriff’s

Stories of the Week

  1. January 22 - January 28 Dancing Dayton police officer faces OVI charges
  2. January 15 - January 21 2 former Milwaukee Co. prosecutors charged in cover-up of suspicious case dismissal
  3. January 8 - January 14 Former director of Salt Lake City’s 911 dispatch center formally charged with DUI
  4. January 1 - January 7 Orlando VA doctor charged with DUI after crash near medical center

2017 Stories of the Year : Trump This!

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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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