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Weekly DUI News

January 1st thru January 7th in the year Two Thousand and Eighteen

7th

Top DUI News, Sunday, January 7th, 2018

Westport cops: Fairfield woman had half-empty vodka bottle in vehicle while DUI
The New Canaan News4 days ago
Police charged Gina Heckel, 49, of Fairfield, with driving under the influence of alcohol/drugs, driving the wrong way on a highway, possession ...
California marijuana sales begin: Mixed reviews of historic event
U-T San Diego3 days ago
Re “First-day sales brisk at S.D. pot shops” (Jan.2): Over the next year or so, statistics will reveal an increase in driving under the influence accidents ...
Five out of six ENDUI checkpoint arrests driving under influence of drugs
The Edmond Sun4 days ago
A sobriety checkpoint on Dec. 29 resulted in more arrests for driving under the influence of drugs than alcohol, according to Oklahoma State Highway Patrol ...
Couple Seen Embracing After Montebello U-Haul Pursuit Charged With Fleeing Police
KTLA-TV Los Angeles2 days ago
Trisha Marie Martinez, the vehicle's driver, was charged with five counts, including taking a vehicle without consent, receiving a stolen vehicle, fleeing police, hit-and-run driving ...
Orlando VA doctor charged with DUI after crash near medical center
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay5 days ago
An Orlando VA Medical Center doctor was charged with driving under the influence after he crashed a few miles away from the hospital, records show.
Vineland woman arrested twice in one night
Daily Journal4 days ago
Charges range from driving under the influence to aggravated assault on an officer.
Police logs - Jan. 4, 2018
The Day4 days ago
Timika Green, 38, of 18 Clairmont Ave., Norwich, was charged Wednesday with driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs and possession of ...
Holyoke driver indicted in fatal insurance scam crash denies charges after new accident
The Republican1 day ago
Lupien...night after West Springfield police responded to a one-car accident at the Cumberland Farms store on Park Street, Assistant... Cary Szafranski said. Witnesses saw Lupien driving ...
West metro police blotter, Jan. 7
Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune2 days ago
A 20-year-old Eagan man was arrested for possession of marijuana in a motor vehicle following a traffic stop in the 5400 block of Hwy. 100. A 36-year-old Hopkins man was ...
SMH: The Number Of Drugs Police Reportedly Found In Chief Keef's System Will Drop Your Jaw
BET.com2 days ago
Racking up a slew of legal offenses between 2016 and 2017, including assault and drug charges, a DUI violation from Miami police was added to the list back in April. The ...
Arrests, Drugs & Restraining Orders! Amber Portwood’s Baby Daddy’s Scandals Exposed
RadarOnline.com6 days ago
In court papers obtained from the Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder, Glennon was hit with a judgment for $8,969.08 on January 8, 2008.
Trio indicted for exposing children to narcotics
The Florence Times-Daily16 hours ago
FLORENCE — Three people, including the mother and father of a child, have been indicted for chemical endangerment of a child.
On the record: Jan. 5
Laramie Boomerang2 days ago
Albany County Detention Center
Jackson Police: Drugs found on woman arrested for violating restraining order
MLive.com6 days ago
The Jackson Police Department Reports the following log of activities for the holiday weekend of Dec. 28 to Jan. 1 with officers responding to 306 calls for ...
Riverside man accused of using drone to deliver drugs denies charges
The Press-Enterprise5 days ago
Benjamin Paul Baldassarre, 39, was arrested last month along with his girlfriend, 31-year-old Ashley Lauren Carroll of Riverside, following an undercover Riverside police investigation ...
Felony charges pending after one-vehicle crash
The Daily Jeffersonian4 days ago
Felony charges are pending against a Caldwell woman after illegal narcotics were reportedly found in her possession following an accident in Pleasant ... McElfresh, 28, was cited for ...
Laguna Beach police academy includes shooting range and trip to OC Jail
Orange County Register4 days ago
The Laguna Beach Police Department’s Citizens Academy starts Jan. 25. Participants meet from 6 to 9:30 p.m. for 12 weeks for a course is designed to provide community members with a better un…
Police chase, catch car thief | Bellevue Police Blotter | Bellevue Reporter
Bellevue Reporter5 days ago
When officers arrived in the area, two suspects were located in a stolen vehicle. Watch stolen: At 12:07 a.m. in the 1100 block of 110th Ave. NE, a woman was at the ...
Police reports
San Mateo Daily Journal1 day ago
Three women stole perfume from a store and pushed employees out of the way to flee on Burlingame Avenue, it was reported at 3:38 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 30. Someone saw a man checking ...
Police | News, Sports, Jobs - Marietta Times
The Marietta Times4 days ago
While there, the officer was advised by Lawrence F. Dawson, of 149 Harmar St., that his house had been broken into and a gun stolen. Justin A. Simpson, of 309 Harmar St.
6th

Top DUI News, Saturday, January 6th, 2017

Man calls 911 to report his own DUI
FOX 5 Washington D.C.12 hours ago
Deputies in Florida arrested a man on New Year's Eve after they say he called 911 to report that he had been driving while under the influence of alcohol.
Man with green tongue can't beat conviction for driving under the influence of marijuana
The Patriot-News3 days ago
A motorist whose tongue was green when a state trooper pulled him over has failed to beat his conviction for driving under the influence of marijuana. A state Superior ...
CHP IDs Suspect in Crash That Killed Officer
NBC Bay Area4 days ago
Nancy O'Malley filed murder charges Tuesday morning against a man suspected of driving under the influence in a crash that killed a California Highway Patrol officer ...
Couple Seen Embracing After Montebello U-Haul Pursuit Charged With Fleeing Police
KTLA-TV Los Angeles12 hours ago
Trisha Marie Martinez, the vehicle's driver, was charged with five counts, including taking a vehicle without consent, receiving a stolen vehicle, fleeing police, hit-and-run driving ...
Westport cops: Fairfield woman had half-empty vodka bottle in vehicle while DUI
The Fairfield Citizen7 days ago
Police charged Gina Heckel, 49, of Fairfield, with driving under the influence of alcohol/drugs, driving the wrong way on a highway, possession ...
Man accused of causing fatal DUI crash charged with murder
FOX 5 San Diego13 hours ago
Brian Levi, 37, allegedly was traveling at speeds in excess of 100 mph and swerving between vehicles on northbound Interstate 15 when his red 2015 Ford Mustang rear-ended a Toyota Corolla ...
Avella man faces charges after crash involving police car in Midway
Observer-Reporter8 hours ago
Michael Andrew Luff, 24, of 29 Jill St., was charged Wednesday by McDonald police with reckless endangerment, accidents involving damage to an attended vehicle, driving under ...
Driving under the influence has a new meaning
The Hanford Sentinel2 days ago
The law is consistent with the law prohibiting the consumption of alcohol in a motor vehicle. Officer John Tyler with the Hanford area CHP said many people assume that DUIs are ...
California pulls ad critics said promoted pot use
KAAL Austin5 hours ago
Office of Traffic Safety director Rhonda Craft said in an email Friday that the agency shares "the concerns expressed over certain elements" of the ad and would work to refine ...
Police: Drunken Sycamore man drove stolen car on wrong side of road
Daily Chronicle8 hours ago
About 1:30 a.m. Friday, a Northern ... Street in DeKalb when a man, later identified as the owner of the vehicle, ran up and pulled the driver out of the car, according to court
Vernon Hills police: Man involved in crash charged with DUI
Chicago Tribune17 hours ago
Stoev, 50, of the 24300 block of Brandenberry Court, Arlington Heights, was charged Dec. 23 with driving under the influence of alcohol. According ...
Couple who led police on chase in stolen U-haul before crashing in Montebello face charges
Orange County Register13 hours ago
Martinez, 24, of Los Angeles, faces one count each of driving or taking a vehicle without consent, receiving a stolen vehicle, fleeing a pursuing peace officer's motor vehicle ...
Dash cam footage of Tiger Woods' DUI arrest released
USA Today3 days ago
Tiger Woods appeared to be confused while police talked to him in the dashcam video of his arrest on suspicion of driving under the influence in Florida on ...
Driver charged in East Bay crash that killed rookie CHP officer
Los Angeles Times4 days ago
O'Malley said Ali, who has been hospitalized since the Dec. 24 wreck, also was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol and other drugs and driving ...
Elmhurst police blotter: Attempted burglary at three homes in one night
Chicago Tribune16 hours ago
Jan. 1 at Route 83 and Riverside Drive. Shannon Brannigan, 41, of the 0N0-100 block of Elmwood Street, Winfield, was charged with unlawful possession of a controlled substance ...
Fontana Police Department will be on alert for drivers impaired by alcohol or drugs during New Year's weekend
Fontana Herald News7 days ago
"It has taken more than 35 years to convince the vast majority of the public that driving under the influence of alcohol is dangerous, illegal and socially ...
Drugged driving on marijuana is dangerous. Let's treat it that way.
The Arizona Republic5 days ago
Unfortunately, during the holiday season we see an increase in lives devastated due to motor vehicle fatalities that involve not only drunk driving, but drugged driving as well ...
DUI Suspect in Deadly I-15 Crash Charged With Murder
NBC San Diego19 hours ago
A San Diego man accused of driving under the influence and causing a chain-reaction crash on Interstate 15 that killed two people and injured two others was charged ...
Alleged DUI Driver Charged in Fairfax Crash That Left 4 Uber Passengers Critically Injured New Year's Day
KTLA-TV Los Angeles2 days ago
The driver of a Mercedes-Benz SUV was drunk when he struck an Uber car early New Year's Day, leaving four passengers critically injured in the Fairfax area, prosecutors alleged in announcing ...
California officials pull anti-drugged-driving ad that some felt promoted marijuana use
Los Angeles Times4 days ago
A public service commercial aimed at preventing drugged driving has been pulled from television stations by state officials after some ...
5th

Top DUI News, Friday, January 5th, 2018

DUI doesn't just mean booze when behind the wheel
The Community Voice8 hours ago
The issue of drivers under the influence of drugs (DUID), rather than alcohol, is an increasingly serious problem in California. Alcohol-impaired driving ...
The Latest: Prosecutor: Woods finished community service
USA Today6 days ago
A Florida prosecutor says Tiger Woods has completed 50 hours of community service as part of a plea deal where he avoided going to jail after a driving under the ...
Five out of six ENDUI checkpoint arrests driving under influence of drugs
The Norman Transcript2 days ago
A sobriety checkpoint on Dec. 29 resulted in more arrests for driving under the influence of drugs than alcohol, according to Oklahoma State Highway Patrol ...
Westport cops: Fairfield woman had half-empty vodka bottle in vehicle while DUI
Connecticut Post2 days ago
Police charged Gina Heckel, 49, of Fairfield, with driving under the influence of alcohol/drugs, driving the wrong way on a highway, possession ...
Law enforcement prepared to act on DUIs as weed becomes legal
Santa Maria Times6 days ago
“It doesn't matter that marijuana has been decriminalized and now legalized — our job remains the same at the end of the day — to keep roadways safe from intoxicated drivers, whether ...
CHP rings out 2017 with another checkpoint for drivers under the influence
Modesto Bee5 days ago
Officers checked drivers on McHenry Avenue between Claratina and Auto Center Drive for signs of impairment. It can include prescription and illegal drugs as well as alcohol ...
The Best Way To Start 2018 Is The DUI You DON'T Get
CBS Denver6 days ago
Colorado State Patrol will be cracking down on drunk drivers this New Year's weekend. “We actually have our citations up this year and as of November we're already at about 3,000 citations for proactive DUIs,” Trooper Gary Cutler told CBS4.
Despite some progress, binge drinking still a top concern at...
The Fargo Forum5 days ago
Well-Being, a group of about 35 faculty, students and staff created a decade ago, with encouraging social alternatives to drinking alcohol, including late-night, alcohol free campus activities ...
Can I buy legal weed today? A Q&A
CNN.com1 hour ago
It was a week of highs and lows for marijuana enthusiasts. Only three days after California opened its first legal weed dispensary, becoming the latest US state to trade in kosher cannabis ...
Jeff Sessions' Marijuana Adviser Wants Doctors to Drug-Test Everyone
The Daily Beast2 days ago
A adviser on marijuana policy to Attorney General Jeff Sessions wants to see doctors make drug testing a routine part of primary-care medicine and force some users into treatment against ...
Jeff Sessions' Marijuana Adviser Wants Doctors to Drug-Test Everyone
The Daily Beast2 days ago
A adviser on marijuana policy to Attorney General Jeff Sessions wants to see doctors make drug testing a routine part of primary-care medicine and force some users into treatment against ...
Police arrest 14 for DUI over New Year's Eve weekend
KGET 17 Bakersfield4 days ago
In an effort to to reduce the number of drunk or drug-impaired drivers, Bakersfield Police Department deployed DUI saturation patrols and enforcement teams on Saturday and Sunday in areas ...
Visalia man suspected of drunken driving causes power outage
Visalia Times-Delta / Tulare Advance-Register7 days ago
Residents living in east Visalia lost power Thursday night after a man suspected of drunken driving crashed into a power box, police said. Motorists called officers just after ...
Lompoc Police to step up holiday weekend patrols for impaired drivers
Santa Maria Times7 days ago
The extra officers on the road, along with routine patrols, are aimed to reduce impaired driving, police said. Drivers who take prescription drugs, particularly those with ...
Loveland police: Two men arrested on drug allegations after separate vehicle chases
Loveland Reporter-Herald2 days ago
Klen was arrested on suspicion of multiple felonies, including three counts of drug possession, aggravated motor vehicle theft, first-degree trespassing and possession of
Law enforcement prepares for New Year's
The News-Times7 days ago
Police around the region are stepping up enforcement to prevent dangerous driving on the roads this New Year's weekend. Newtown began its extra enforcement Thursday evening and will continue ...
Mount Airy Police officer injured by suspected drunk driver
WXII-TV Winston-Salem7 days ago
Travis Whitaker is expected to be out of work for at least four weeks, possibly more. Police said a driver, Cindy Ross, of Mount Airy, lost control of her car and veered ...
'Get high, Get a DUI': LAPD's intense weekend hunt for impaired drivers - MyNewsLA.com
My News LA7 days ago
In Los Angeles, officers arrested 10,587 people in the same year on suspicion of driving under the influence, and 2,541 DUI-related collisions caused 1,120 serious ...
Escambia and Santa Rosa felony and DUI arrests
Pensacola News Journal5 days ago
Escambia and Santa Rosa felony and DUI arrests for Saturday, Dec. 30, 2017.
AAA offers Tipsy Tow service for New Year's Eve
KSAT San Antonio4 days ago
Rather than risk being arrested for DWI or being involved in a wreck on New Year's Eve, AAA Texas is offering its Tipsy Tow service that will take drivers and their vehicles home free of ...
4th

Top DUI News, Thursday, January 4th, 2018

Driver suspected of drug use in single-vehicle crash on Hwy 101 near Santa Maria
Santa Maria Times9 hours ago
The driver of a pickup truck that crashed about 9:30 p.m. on Highway 101, igniting a grass fire in the center divider, is suspected of driving under ...
CHP IDs Suspect in Crash That Killed Officer
NBC Bay Area2 days ago
Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O'Malley filed murder charges Tuesday morning against a man suspected of driving under the influence in a crash that ...
CHP fatality highlights legal pot danger
The Lake County Record-Bee1 day ago
It reinforces the need for lawmakers to toughen the rules against driving under the influence of cannabis, and highlights the Legislature ...
Westport cops: Fairfield woman had half-empty vodka bottle in vehicle while DUI
Darien News-Review19 hours ago
Police charged Gina Heckel, 49, of Fairfield, with driving under the influence of alcohol/drugs, driving the wrong way on a highway ...
Nebraska State Patrol arrests 63 people on suspicion of driving drunk
Omaha World-Herald1 day ago
Lose” campaign was held in conjunction with dozens of other law enforcement agencies in Nebraska and throughout the country. The effort, which ran from Dec. 15 through Monday ...
The Latest: Prosecutor: Woods finished community service
USA Today5 days ago
A Florida prosecutor says Tiger Woods has completed 50 hours of community service as part of a plea deal where he avoided going to jail after a driving under the ...
Drug driving arrest as tree hits car
BBC News1 day ago
The driver of a car struck by a tree which fell during Storm Eleanor has been arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of ...
State Patrol holiday campaign keeps drunk drivers off roads
North Platte Telegraph23 hours ago
The goal is to remove drunken drivers from the roads during the holiday season. In that time period, troopers arrested 63 drivers for drunken driving and four for ...
It Happened Here For Jan. 3
The Greeneville Sun1 day ago
Shawn Anthony Patterson, 27, of 3110 Old Baileyton Road, was charged Monday afternoon by the Tennessee Highway Patrol with driving under the influence ...
Police reports 12/29/17: Driver allegedly found under influence of drugs after hitting guardrail Christmas Day
Olean Times Herald6 days ago
An Ellicottville man was arrested Christmas Day for allegedly driving under the influence of drugs. 305, Ellicottville, was charged at 12:23 p.m. Monday ...
Officials Warn You Can Still Get a DUI for Marijuana After Jan. 1 Legalization
KTLA-TV Los Angeles7 days ago
A highway sign along the 280 Freeway in San Jose warns drivers against driving under the influence of marijuana on Dec. 27, 2017. Messages reminding ...
Driver charged in East Bay crash that killed rookie CHP officer
Los Angeles Times2 days ago
O'Malley said Ali, who has been hospitalized since the Dec. 24 wreck, also was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol and other drugs ...
Stop Pretending Sober Drivers Are Stoned
Reason.com1 day ago
California, where state-licensed marijuana stores began serving recreational consumers on Monday, takes a more rational approach to driving under the influence of ...
Police logs - Jan. 4, 2018
The Day16 hours ago
Timika Green, 38, of 18 Clairmont Ave., Norwich, was charged Wednesday with driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs and possession of ...
Hayward man accused in CHP officer's death faces second-degree murder charge
KCRA 3 Sacramento2 days ago
The driver was identified by the CHP Tuesday as Mohammed Abraar Ali. The CHP said Ali was believed to be under the influence of alcohol and marijuana ...
Troopers: Route 8 driver was DUI in wrong-way crash
Westport News6 days ago
State Police say a West Haven man has been arrested for driving the wrong way on Route 8 when he was DUI. Timothy Michael Ryan, 38, of North Street in West Haven, was arrested ...
Suspect charged with murder in Officer Camilleri's death
ABC 10 Sacramento2 days ago
Attorney Nancy O'Malley on Tuesday identified Mohammed Ali, 22, of Hayward, as the driver of a speeding Cadillac that drifted off Interstate 880 and crashed against Officer ...
CHP: 85 drivers arrested for DUI over New Year’s weekend in Inland Empire
Inland Valley Daily Bulletin2 days ago
Nearly 90 motorists were arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs in Riverside and San Bernardino counties over ...
Woman arrested in 5th DUI charge, police say
The News Journal2 days ago
A 60-year-old Lewes woman was found to be driving under the influence for the fifth time and in possession of crack-cocaine after she ran a red light ...
Outrage in Ukraine over activist lawyer's murder
AFP via Yahoo News2 days ago
Activist attorney Iryna Nozdrovska spent two years working on the case against Dmytro Rossoshansky -- a Kiev judge's nephew convicted of driving under the ...
3rd

Top DUI News, Wednesday, January 3rd, 2017

Recreational marijuana is legal. But smoking in public and driving stoned are not, LAPD warns
Los Angeles Times4 hours ago
'The use of marijuana needs to be done in a responsible manner that's consistent with the law.' What isn't allowed? Driving under the influence of marijuana ...
CHP IDs Suspect in Crash That Killed Officer on Christmas Eve
NBC Bay Area1 day ago
Nancy O'Malley filed murder charges Tuesday morning against a man suspected of driving under the influence in a crash that killed a California Highway Patrol officer ...
Drugged driving on marijuana is dangerous. Let's treat it that way.
The Arizona Republic2 days ago
Americans are alarmingly ignorant about the risks of driving while high. Unfortunately, during the holiday season we see an increase in lives devastated...driving, but drugged ...
Marijuana may be legal, but driving under its influence is not, warns CHP – Daily News
Los Angeles Daily News6 days ago
If you want to jump in a car and smoke some weed Monday when recreational use of marijuana becomes legal in California, think again. A new state law makes smoking marijuana ...
Stop Pretending Sober Drivers Are Stoned
Reason.com10 hours ago
California, where state-licensed marijuana stores began serving recreational consumers on Monday, takes a more rational approach to driving under the influence of ...
State Launches Campaign To Prevent ‘Stoned' Driving
CBS San Francisco7 days ago
With the legalization of recreational marijuana less than a week away, California traffic safety officials unveiled a multi-media campaign Wednesday aimed at preventing “stoned ...
Jeff Sessions' Marijuana Adviser Wants Doctors to Drug-Test Everyone
The Daily Beast5 hours ago
Dr. Robert DuPont was among a small group of drug policy experts invited to a closed-door meeting with Sessions last month to discuss federal options for dealing with the rapid liberalization ...
Officials Warn You Can Still Get a DUI for Marijuana After Jan. 1 Legalization
KTLA-TV Los Angeles6 days ago
A highway sign along the 280 Freeway in San Jose warns drivers against driving under the influence of marijuana on Dec. 27, 2017. Messages reminding drivers ...
Public safety agencies launch drugged driving campaign in advance of legalized marijuana
The Sacramento Bee7 days ago
State and local law-enforcement officials on Wednesday kicked off a public awareness campaign about the dangers of stoned driving just days before retail marijuana will ...
City of West Hollywood Provides Green Light for Adult-Use Retail Cannabis
PR Newswire via Yahoo Finance15 hours ago
Driving under the Influence of Marijuana is a Crime Details about West Hollywood and Cannabis: www.weho.org/cannabis WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif. Jan. 2, 2018 /PRNewswire ...
The Best Marijuana Stocks to Buy in 2018
Motley Fool via Yahoo News2 days ago
This sort of rapid and consistent growth is incredibly difficult to find, which is why investors have flocked to marijuana stocks in recent years. For instance, though the U.S.
Editorial: CHP fatality highlights legal marijuana danger
San Jose Mercury News5 days ago
The badge of California Highway Patrol Captain Tim Pearson, commander of the Hayward area office is wrapped in a memorial band for Officer Andrew J. Camilleri, Sr. who killed Christmas ...
CHP warns 'Drive high, get a DUI' in advance of weed legalization
FOX 11 News Los Angeles6 days ago
The messaging campaign comes in advance of California's legalization of recreational marijuana use, which goes into effect on January 1st. “Just like drunk driving
As California Nears Pot Legalization, Officials Warn DUI Is More Than Just Alcohol
CBS Sacramento7 days ago
California officials started a new campaign as the state readies for recreational marijuana legalization, but there are questions over how law enforcement can determine if a driver is ...
Get Ready For Marijuana Breathalyzers That Test For THC
International Business Times6 days ago
On Jan. 1, 2018 California will be the latest state to have legalized recreational marijuana, but one problem facing regulators is how to test drivers for being under the influence ...
Public Record - Jan. 2
Scottsbluff Star-Herald16 hours ago
Ethan Zimmerman, 25, was fined $200 on a charge of theft by shoplifting. Victoria Barnes, 28, was fined $449 on a charge of possession of marijuana and possession ...
Report: Suspect in CHP death was driving 120 mph
The Stockton Record1 day ago
A Hayward man was driving an estimated 120 mph when he slammed into the back of a parked California Highway Patrol vehicle on Christmas Eve, killing a CHP...was charged with murder ...
The Latest: Prosecutor: Woods finished community service
USA Today4 days ago
A Florida prosecutor says Tiger Woods has completed 50 hours of community service as part of a plea deal where he avoided going to jail after a driving under the ...
Austin man allegedly under influence of marijuana charged with DWI
KVUE-TV Austin6 days ago
After police pulled over a man for swerving in and out of lanes without signaling, a 27-year-old man has been arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated, according to ...
Recreational Marijuana: Smoking and driving? Don't.
CBS 47 Fresno1 day ago
Starting New Years Day recreational marijuana is now legal in California. Proposition 64 passed in November allowing recreational commercial marijuana activities for adults. As ...
2nd

Top DUI News, Tuesday, January 2nd, 2018

On the record: Jan. 2
Laramie Boomerang2 hours ago
Dominique Pacheco, 22, Lingle, was arrested on suspicion of driving while under the influence. Luke Lineberry, 22, Lingle, was arrested on suspicion of public intoxication ...
Woman arrested for driving on frozen river
WTAJ-TV Altoona1 hour ago
A woman is expected to be charged after allegedly driving her car into a frozen river. According to state police, Jamie English was driving under the influence in ...
Drugged driving on marijuana is dangerous. Let's treat it that way.
The Arizona Republic1 day ago
Unfortunately, during the holiday season we see an increase in lives devastated due to motor vehicle fatalities that involve not only drunk driving, but drugged driving as well ...
State Launches Campaign To Prevent 'Stoned' Driving
CBS San Francisco6 days ago
With the legalization of recreational marijuana less than a week away, California traffic safety officials unveiled a multi-media campaign Wednesday aimed at preventing “stoned” driving ...
Chile's Arturo Vidal was driving under the influence when he crashed Ferrari
USA Today4 days ago
Police stand next to Chile's Arturo Vidal's wrecked vehicle after he crashed near Santiago, Chile, Tuesday, June 16, 2015. Chilean media says star the midfielder escaped serious injury after ...
The Latest: Prosecutor: Woods finished community service
USA Today3 days ago
A Florida prosecutor says Tiger Woods has completed 50 hours of community service as part of a plea deal where he avoided going to jail after a driving under the influence ...
Marijuana may be legal, but driving under its influence is not, warns CHP – Daily News
Los Angeles Daily News5 days ago
A new state law makes smoking marijuana while driving or riding as a passenger illegal, and the California program may become a model to be used by other states. The Christmas Eve death ...
The Latest: Tiger Woods to enter diversion program Oct. 25
USA Today1 day ago
A Florida prosecutor says Tiger Woods has pleaded not guilty to driving under the influence and will enter a diversion program later this year. Palm Beach County Assistant ...
Officials Warn You Can Still Get a DUI for Marijuana After Jan. 1 Legalization
KTLA-TV Los Angeles5 days ago
A highway sign along the 280 Freeway in San Jose warns drivers against driving under the influence of marijuana on Dec. 27, 2017. Messages reminding drivers, “Drive high ...
Tiger Woods had to be woken up by police before DUI arrest
USA Today6 days ago
Tiger Woods needed to be woken up by an officer as his Mercedes was found stopped on a Florida roadway early Monday morning, before he was arrested on suspicion of driving under
Latest Hamilton County Jail Booking Report
The Chattanoogan9 hours ago
BROADNAX, TANYA DARNESE 4613 MANUEL LANE CHATTANOOGA, 37416 Age at Arrest: 47 years old Arresting Agency: Chattanooga OBSTRUCTING HIGHWAY OR OTHER PASSAGEWAY DRIVING ON ROADWAYS LANED ...
Roseville Man Hits Two Police Cars While Driving Under Influence
CBS Detroit4 days ago
The 26-year-old driver was taken into custody after the incident, and police say an arraignment is expected next week.
Appeals court reverses convictions in fatal 2009 hit-and-run
Chicago Tribune5 days ago
He was convicted in 2014 of first-degree murder, aggravated driving under the influence and failure to report an accident, and was sentenced to 40 years in prison. But the ...
Algonquin man taken off life support after 2015 drunken driving crash
Chicago Tribune16 hours ago
Zendejas, 27, pleaded guilty to aggravated driving under the influence and was sentenced to 10 years in prison. After the crash, Ferreira became completely dependent on ...
Editorial: CHP fatality highlights legal marijuana danger
San Jose Mercury News4 days ago
It reinforces the need for lawmakers to toughen the rules against driving under the influence of cannabis, and highlights the Legislature's inaction of the past year.
As California Nears Pot Legalization, Officials Warn DUI Is More Than Just Alcohol
CBS Sacramento5 days ago
Driving under the influence also applies to marijuana, even when it's legalized starting on Monday. The California Office of Traffic Safety launched a new commercial statewide ...
Lamar boys basketball coach accused of driving bus under influence with team on board
KTHV Little Rock21 hours ago
Boys basketball coach Kevin Kyzer with the Lamar School District was arrested by Arkansas State Police Friday, Dec. 29 on suspicion of driving under the influence, according to police.
Citizen reports bad driver, DUI arrest ensues
Tri-City Herald23 hours ago
Richland police arrested a 21-year-old man for driving under the influence after a concerned citizen reported his suspicious driving. Joshua Tyler Phillips, 21, was ...
Auburn 2018 commit Richard Jibunor arrested on multiple charges including DUI
USA Today2 days ago
ATLANTA – A verbally committed prospect of Auburn's 2018 recruiting class was arrested Sunday morning on multiple charges including driving under the influence. According ...
Westport cops: Fairfield woman had half-empty vodka bottle in vehicle while DUI
The Fairfield Citizen2 days ago
WESTPORT - A Westport cop may have stopped a possible wrong-way crash last night when he stopped a wrong-way driver trying to get onto the Merritt Parkway while driving under the ...
1st

Top DUI News, Monday, January 1st, 2018

Drugged driving on marijuana is dangerous. Let's treat it that way.
USA Today4 hours ago
Americans are alarmingly ignorant about the risks of driving while high. Unfortunately, during the holiday season we see an increase in lives devastated due to motor vehicle fatalities ...
Allentown woman arrested for driving drunk with 3 kids in the car
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey2 hours ago
An Allentown woman is facing charges after police say she was driving drunk with three young kids in the car. State police said the 47-year-old woman was stopped at Ward and South ...
New Year’s Eve safety event reminds everyone to have a designated driver
FOX 2 News St. Louis15 hours ago
The Missouri State office of Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) and Waterway Gas and Wash teamed up for the annual ‘Tie One On For Safety’ Event to remind everyone in and around ...
Troopers warn of zero tolerance for driving drunk
WFMJ Youngstown19 hours ago
If you're New Years Eve festivities, include a cocktail or more, the State Highway Patrol warns there is zero tolerance for driving above the legal limit. Troopers say they will be stopping ...
City amps up DWI enforcement for holiday weekend
KRQE & KASA FOX 2 Albuquerque4 days ago
Police are cracking down on drunk driving for the New Year’s Eve weekend with two DWI checkpoints on both Saturday and Sunday, but between the big holidays, Albuquerque is seeing ...
Judge: Woman unfit to care for horse after DUI while riding
WJCL Savannah2 hours ago
A judge says Florida authorities must retain custody of a horse whose owner was charged with driving drunk while riding the animal. In a report by The Ledger, Polk County Judge ...
City leaders urge residents to use ride share companies for the New Year
WCBD-TV Charleston3 days ago
As 2017 closes, Mayor Tecklenburg, Charleston Police, and Mothers Against Drunk Driving are urging residents to become designated riders for New Year’s Eve. This new campaign encourages ...
Drunk driving victim still facing daily challenges 16 years later
WTSP-TV Tampa4 days ago
The Florida Highway Patrol will have extra patrol officers on the road, putting those drinking and driving behind bars. Billy Catherwood, 63, was arrested Thursday morning, suspected ...
Health, Anti-Drunk Driving Advocates Fear Alcohol Tax Cut Effect | WHP 580
WHP CBS 21 Harrisburg5 hours ago
The new federal tax bill cuts taxes on Alcohol by 16%. Health advocates worry this will lead to more consumption.
Woman charged with DUI after car slams into Plainville home
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford3 days ago
A Southington woman is accused of drunk driving after her car slammed into a home in Plainville early Friday morning. When police responded, they found 50-year-old Dineen Nimchek ...
Des Moines police officer charged with drunk driving, authorities say
The Des Moines Register7 days ago
Brett Vanderpool, a probationary officer with the force, was arrested early Friday morning in Ankeny after he was pulled over on suspicion of driving while drunk, Sgt. Paul Parizek ...
Woman Charged With Drunk Driving After Slamming Into State Police Cruiser
CBS Boston2 days ago
A woman was charged with drunk driving after Massachusetts State Police say she slammed into a cruiser that had its emergency lights activated.
State Launches Campaign To Prevent ‘Stoned’ Driving
CBS San Francisco5 days ago
With the legalization of recreational marijuana less than a week away, California traffic safety officials unveiled a multi-media campaign Wednesday aimed at preventing “stoned” driving ...
Weapons, ammo found in resident's room in Hyatt Regency Downtown
The News-Times22 hours ago
Houston police uncovered a small stash of weapons and ammunition Sunday morning after showing up to arrest a drunk man at a downtown hotel that hosts one of the city's largest New Year's ...
Uber, taxis try to combat drunk driving for New Years Eve
WHIO-TV 7 Dayton2 days ago
Between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Day in 2016, there were 891 drunk driving fatalities across the country, accounting for 26 percent of all traffic fatalities. Fatalities were ...
Riverside police patrol on Labor Day Weekend
The Temecula Valley News9 hours ago
The Riverside Police Department deployed patrols today, Sept. 3, to combat the rampant drunk driving of Labor Day weekend. Forty percent of the fatal traffic collisions that occurred ...
Video: Sisters arrested for DWI outside home admit they were drinking
KRQE & KASA FOX 2 Albuquerque4 days ago
Police video shows the moment two sisters get arrested within minutes of each other in front of their home for driving drunk.
CHP warns 'Drive high, get a DUI' in advance of weed legalization
FOX 11 News Los Angeles4 days ago
“Just like drunk driving, driving under the influence of any impairing substance is not only dangerous, it is a crime,” a CHP official said. On Christmas Eve, CHP Officer ...
Local mother trying to prevent drunk driving after son killed by drunk driver
FOX 11 Green Bay3 days ago
"Jordan would be a little bit younger than Jonathan," she said of her 2-year-old son Jordan, who was killed by a drunk driver. "Got in the car to head home like any other night," she ...
Police say slick roads and potential for drunk drivers is a "recipe for disaster"
22 WSBT South Bend2 days ago
The combination of dangerous weather and the potential for drunk driving as people ring in the new year could be a disaster waiting to happen according to local police. In St.

Stories of the Week

  1. December 25 - December 31 West Mifflin School District Superintendent To Stand Trial On DUI Charges
  2. December 18 - December 24 Drunken man attempts to pick up DUI suspect from police station
  3. December 11 - December 17 Drunk driver tells cops his name is Burger King
  4. December 4 - December 10 Man wanted on warrants found hiding under insulation in attic at Round Lake Beach home
  5. November 27 - December 3 Chicago cop given community service in DUI crash that injured pedestrian
  6. November 20 - November 26 Many People Don't Seem To Know That Taking Prescription Drugs Could Impair Their Driving
  7. November 13 - November 19 Medical-marijuana doctor arrested
  8. November 6 - November 12 Trooper claims he was forced to change DUI arrest record for judges daughter
  9. October 30 - November 5 Safety-related impacts of recreational marijuana legalization
  10. October 23 - October 29 SAPD officer arrested on suspicion of DWI
  11. October 16 - October 22 Man arrested for OWI after crashing into squad car while son was in backseat
  12. October 9 - October 15 Sally Struthers Charged with DUI in Maine
  13. October 2 - October 8 County school superintendent retires after DUI arrest
  14. September 25 - October 1 ACLU sues police department over DUI marijuana arrests
  15. September 18 - September 24 Mass. high court says sobriety tests aren't definitive evidence for pot use
  16. September 11 - September 17 Motorcyclist suffers serious injuries in collision with farm vehicle full of manure
  17. September 4 - September 10 Virginia Beach police officer fatally shoots dog after traffic stop
  18. August 28 - September 3 Ryan Winkle unanimously voted off Mesa City Council after DUI arrest
  19. August 21 - August 27 Madison Police officer charged with OWI with child in car
  20. August 14 - August 20 Kirsty Gallacher Charged With Drink Driving, After Being Pulled Over By Police At 11.30am
  21. August 7 - August 13 Man Who Looks Like Jesus Arrested For 5th
  22. July 31 - August 6 Car with ax in roof, no doors or windshield leads to driving while on drugs arrest
  23. July 24 - July 30 Jefferson County DUI patrols bust 12 impaired drivers in one night
  24. July 17 - July 23 Fuel truck driver who OD'd at gas station had previous OVI conviction
  25. July 10 - July 16 Court appearance for Red Deer school bus driver charged with impaired driving
  26. July 3rd - July 9th Sheriff's captain retires weeks after arrest on DWI charge
  27. June 26 - July 2 Georgia State University police chief charged with DUI
  28. June 19 - June 25 'Bachelor' Alum Chris Soules Wants All Mention of Alcohol Banned From His Fatal Crash Case
  29. June 12 - June 18 Man suspected of DUI crashes into Unity Church
  30. June 5 - June 11 Former Razorback, NFL's Jonathan Williams Found Not Guilty in Drunk Driving Case
  31. May 29 - June 4 Town Worker Who Hit School Bus Charged with DWI
  32. May 22 - May 28 Driver in Times Square car rampage indicted
  33. May 15 - May 21 DWI charge dismissed against daughter of former Niagara assistant DA
  34. May 8 - May 14 Nearly nude Rocky River man crashes car into convenience store to get beer
  35. May 1 - May 7 Houston cop relieved of duty after alleged intoxication arrest
  36. April 24 - April 30 Nashua school bus driver arrested for driving under the influence of marijuana
  37. April 17 - April 23 'Work Out' Alum Jackie Warner Pleads Not Guilty in Assault, DUI Case
  38. April 10 - April 16 Man Facing Charges After Driving Lawn Tractor While Intoxicated With Small Boy As Passenger
  39. April 3 - April 9 Denmark: Men whose car smashed into WWII memorial charged with drug-driving
  40. March 22 - April 2 Driver accused of smoking pot before taking bus full of students on field trip
  41. March 20 - March 26 Grandmother, 85, gets 7-week jail sentence after drunken driving crash
  42. March 13 - March 19 55-year-old woman accused of driving drunk, striking man in wheelchair
  43. March 6 - March 12 Police violated suspected drunk drivers rights by weighing her
  44. February 27 - March 5 Official arrested for drunk driving blames '(expletive) chicken nuggets'
  45. February 20 - February 26 Judge rules lawyer can use medical marijuana on probation
  46. February 13 - February 19 Rockland school board member charged with DUI, lewd behavior
  47. February 6 - February 12 Hearing for N.J. cop accused of DUI, resisting arrest in Pa. set for April
  48. January 30 - February 5 Associate municipal judge charged with driving while intoxicated
  49. January 23 - January 29 Mexican-American boxing promoter Oscar De La Hoya charged with DUI in California
  50. January 16 - January 22 Ex-Pennsylvania State Police spokesman in court for DUI
  51. January 9 - January 15 Wayne County assistant prosecutor charged with DUI
  52. January 2 - January 8 Pinellas school bus driver charged with DUI after crash

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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