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Weekly DUI News

January 8th thru January 14th in the year Two Thousand and Eighteen

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Top DUI News, Sunday, January 14th, 2018

District Court log
Ionia Sentinel-Standard2 days ago
64-A District CourtJudge Raymond VoetSamuel Canfield, 25, of Grand Rapids, convicted Oct. 31 of Operating While Intoxicated... Sentenced to one day in
Norwalk man jailed after allegedly taking vehicle without permission, driving impaired and crashing into fence
Norwalk Reflector1 day ago
Jan. 1 on allegations of unauthorized use of a motor vehicle and operating a vehicle while impaired (OVI) after allegedly taking a household member's vehicle without permission ...
North Olmsted police charge drunken driving suspect: police blotter
The Cleveland Plain Dealer3 days ago
Police charged the man with operating a vehicle while impaired, refusing a sobriety test, and failing to stop at a red light. Criminal damaging, Porter Road: A female resident ...
New inmates at the Huron County Jail, Jan. 5 to 7
Norwalk Reflector4 days ago
Here are pictures and information from the Huron County Jail regarding new inmates for Jan 5 to 7, 2018: Nettisha K. Arden, 34, of 171 Walnut St., Bellevue -— Theft Joshua J. Cody, 34, of
Lakewood police investigate robbery, thefts: police blotter
The Cleveland Plain Dealer1 day ago
Robbery, Detroit Avenue: A man told police about 7 a.m. Jan. 10 that he was robbed by four men, one of whom had a gun. The suspects took $100 and a McDonald's gift card. Theft, Warren Road: ...
Ohio Rep. Retherford talks about a life-changing moment: ‘I haven’t had a drink since that night’
Dayton Daily News6 days ago
Retherford was arrested on suspicion of operating a vehicle while impaired and the improper handling of a firearm.
Westlake police make drunken driving, drug arrests: police blotter
The Cleveland Plain Dealer2 days ago
Possession of marijuana, Bur Oak Lane: Officers responded to a residential alarm during the early morning hours of Jan. 16. Upon speaking with the four adult females in the vehicle, the officers ...
Wilbraham police seek good Samaritan who assisted officer being strangled by intoxicated suspect, averting potentially 'fatal encounter'
The Republican13 hours ago
Police pulled over Derek Dalessio, of Wilbraham, on Old Boston Road around 7:23 p.m., for a number of motor vehicle infractions and discovered that he was impaired. When police attempted ...
Pot is dangerous, not funny -- a doctor tells us why
Fox News7 days ago
The legalization of marijuana became a hot topic in the past week. First, recreational use of the drug became legal in California at the start of 2018. Next, Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced ...
Orbeye 3-D system turns surgery into dizzying, immersive experience
The Columbus Dispatch10 hours ago
The operating room was dark, and everyone was wearing 3-D glasses.
2017 OWI numbers cause for concern in Jackson County
La Crosse Tribune6 days ago
With a total of 159 operating while intoxicated charges in Jackson County in 2017, driving drunk continues to be a large issue in the county, which has some wondering how to solve ...
Police reports 1/12/18: Olean police say Buffalo man gives false name to avoid arrest
Olean Times Herald2 days ago
OLEAN — A Buffalo man allegedly gave authorities a false name and date of birth during a traffic stop last month on West State Street.
Lawmaker touts life change since his impaired driving arrest
Houston Chronicle6 days ago
Retherford was charged with suspicion of operating a vehicle while impaired and improper handling of a firearm in a vehicle, a felony. A Butler County grand jury declined ...
Target 2: Drunk drivers could lose snowmobile, boat privileges
WBAY Green Bay2 days ago
It's a problem Target 2 Investigates first told you about last year... on our roadways. Several of those people had third or fourth offense OWIs, but the violations for operating any ...
Senior Citizens Will Lead the Self-Driving Revolution - Slashdot
Slashdot3 days ago
"Voyage, a startup that has been operating a handful of self-driving cars in the San Jose, California-based retirement co...
Mansfield Municipal Court sentences
Mansfield News Journal3 days ago
The sentences and fines listed here were handed down between Dec. 25 and 29.
MHP reports 5 crashes involving troopers in last month
KXLF Butte7 days ago
In addition to the five crashes, Major Lavin's patrol car was nearly side-swiped yesterday while he was at the scene investigating a crash (picture below). In some cases, our troopers ...
Dangerous Distractions Behind the Wheel
Lowell Sun5 days ago
With the Massachusetts Executive Office of Public Safety and Security launching a campaign against impaired and distracted drivers during the holiday season, Sauve invited The Sun to ...
Area Police Reports
The Post-Journal5 days ago
Vanhook, 28, of Jamestown, was charged with DWI and driving while ability impaired by drugs after an accident at 3:23 a.m. Saturday on Route 62 in Kiantone. According to a police ...
Former Albany staffer accuses top senator of inappropriate contact
The Buffalo News4 days ago
The leader of a breakaway group of Democrats in the state Senate has been accused by a former staffer of forcibly kissing her outside an Albany bar on the night of the state budget’s passage ...
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Top DUI News, Saturday, January 13th, 2017

Porter County Crime Times
The Times of Northwest Indiana2 hours ago
Jan. 11 - Jan. 12
Father charged in fatal crash with school bus that killed his 6-year-old boy
Chicago Tribune4 days ago
The morning of Aug...
Kalamazoo bicycling crash trial still waiting on Supreme Court decision
MLive.com17 hours ago
Pickett faces five counts of operating while intoxicated causing death, five counts of second-degree murder and four counts of operating while intoxicated ...
District Court log
Ionia Sentinel-Standard1 day ago
64-A District CourtJudge Raymond VoetSamuel Canfield, 25, of Grand Rapids, convicted Oct. 31 of Operating While Intoxicated... Sentenced to one day in
Trooper charged with drunken driving after Thanksgiving crash
MLive.com7 days ago
SANDUSKY, MI -- A 25-year-old Michigan State Police trooper was charged with operating while intoxicated after he allegedly crashed his car into a tree while off-duty ...
Felony report | Felony reports | Journal Gazette
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette9 hours ago
Travis Kent Adamonis, 23, of the 6400 block of Covington Road, was charged Dec. 15 with possession of cocaine and operating a vehicle while intoxicated with a prior conviction ...
Father gets probation for Michigan crash that killed Chicago daughters
Chicago Tribune4 days ago
Blood tests showed that Sutherland had a blood alcohol content of more than twice the legal limit for operating a vehicle. Sutherland pleaded no contest in a plea deal last month to operating ...
IDPS arrests 2 in separate incidents
Ionia Sentinel-Standard20 hours ago
A 53-year-old Ionia area driver was arrested Thursday night for allegedly operating while intoxicated after he rolled his vehicle in Ionia Township. Ionia Department of ...
'This is not how I usually behave,' says woman in drunken driving death
MLive.com1 day ago
SAGINAW, MI -- A 49-year-old Bridgeport Township woman was charged Friday afternoon with operating a vehicle while intoxicated causing death in the recent crash that killed ...
Alleged drunken driver crashed into SUV, injuring one, Madison police say
The Capital Times3 days ago
Kristine Jasmin, 51, of Madison, was arrested for a second offense operating while intoxicated, causing injury, following the crash at about 5:10 p.m. at the intersection ...
Alleged drunk Bridgeport Township woman charged with tow truck driver's death
ABC12 Mid-Michigan15 hours ago
DeeAnn Parsons was arraigned on one count of operating while intoxicated causing death after she allegedly hit and killed Thomas Tripp along Dixie Highway near Zelle Drive ...
Man faces 5th drunken driving offense after crashing SUV
WAOW Wausau7 days ago
The suspect is facing charges of fifth offense operating while intoxicated, operating without a license and several other traffic citations.
Ascension Arrests December 28 - January 4
Gonzales Weekly Citizen4 days ago
December 28 Cannon, Matthew Earl, 35, 41415 NARVIE RD, GONZALES, Careless Operation, Operating a Vehicle while Intoxicated; Child Endangerment Law Reuda,
MSP: Woman arrested for OWI after crash
MLive.com2 days ago
Operating While Intoxicated: Hillsdale County, Allen Township: Troopers were dispatched to a single vehicle crash. The suspect was arrested and lodged at the Hillsdale County ...
Crash leads to Operating While Intoxicated arrest in Whitley County
Indiana's NewsCenter5 days ago
While talking with the driver, Logan Skinner, 19 of Kimmel, and the passenger, the trooper learned the couple was having an argument before the crash.
Mom gets 7 years in DWI crash that injured children | Courts | Journal Gazette
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette9 hours ago
Sarah Esterline said Friday she had been given a second chance and was ready for the next step in her life, even if it's behind bars. Allen Superior Court Judge Fran Gull ordered Esterline to ...
Man arrested after head-on crash involving school bus, pickup truck in Bedford
FOX 59 Indianapolis4 days ago
Police arrested a man in connection with a head-on crash involving a school bus in Bedford Monday afternoon. According to Bedford Police Chief Dennis Parsley, the crash happened around 3:20 ...
Crimestoppers for week of January 7
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel1 day ago
Crimestoppers for week of January 7 ZADRIEN
2017 OWI numbers cause for concern in Jackson County
La Crosse Tribune5 days ago
With a total of 159 operating while intoxicated charges in Jackson County in 2017, driving drunk continues to be a large issue in the county, which has some wondering how ...
Hanna man seriously hurt in snowmobile crash
The Times of Northwest Indiana5 days ago
Conservation officer Tyler Brock said the results of a blood alcohol test must be obtained before moving forward on possible charges of operating while intoxicated.
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Top DUI News, Friday, January 12th, 2018

Tennessee bill would ban sale of alcohol to, alter driver's license of DUI offenders
Local 12 Cincinnati24 hours ago
A Tennessee state representative hopes to prevent drunk driving by banning offenders from being able to purchase alcohol. A bill being drafted by Kingsport Republican ...
Area Police Reports
The Post-Journal3 days ago
Vanhook, 28, of Jamestown, was charged with DWI and driving while ability impaired by drugs after an accident at 3:23 a.m. Saturday on Route 62 in Kiantone. According ...
Manslaughter, DUI charges filed in July fatal crash near Emmitsburg
The Frederick News-Post10 hours ago
A Pennsylvania woman was charged this week with manslaughter by motor vehicle and driving under the influence in relation to a fatal crash near Emmitsburg in July. Yvonne Loree ...
Man Allegedly Calls Police to Report Himself Drunk Driving
WCMH Columbus6 days ago
A Florida man who was allegedly drunk driving called the police on himself on New Year's Eve. Michael Lester reportedly called police saying that he was 'driving on the wrong side ...
Florida man calls 911, reports himself for drunk driving
WFTV 9 Orlando5 days ago
A Florida man called 911 to report himself for drunk driving on New Year's Eve. Michael Lester, of Winter Haven, can be heard telling a dispatcher that he is 'too drunk' as the woman ...
Only Congress can keep Jeff Sessions' reefer madness in check
Los Angeles Times7 days ago
We need tests and standards to tell us whether people are dangerously impaired while driving (no reliable test exists such as those that determine alcohol impairment ...
Listen to man's 911 call reporting himself drunk driving in Florida
CBS News6 days ago
WINTER HAVEN, Fla. -- Florida authorities are sharing the details of an unusual 911 call on New Year's Eve, from a man who said he wanted to report himself drunk-driving. Polk County ...
Horrible Side Effects of Marijuana That People Never Talk About
The Cheat Sheet6 days ago
While it's easy to picture a marijuana user mellowing out as they wish, marijuana can raise a heart rate by 20% to 100% shortly after smoking, and the effect can last up to 3 hours ...
Measuring Colorado's "great experiment" with marijuana
CBS News5 days ago
It's illegal to drive under the influence of marijuana, but there is no definitive roadside test for impairment -- no breathalyzer as for alcohol, so an arrest is often a cop's judgment ...
‘Never Drive High' PSA Pulled Amid Complaints It Promoted Pot
CBS San Francisco5 days ago
A public service announcement that was supposed to deter people from driving while high has been pulled off the air. The ad was part of a push to stop drugged
Marijuana use in vehicles among new 2018 California traffic laws
Ventura County Star4 days ago
Although not a traffic law itself, the Jan. 1 legalization of recreational marijuana sales has significant implications for impaired driving laws. In anticipation of the legalization ...
California pulls ad critics said promoted pot use
The San Luis Obispo Tribune6 days ago
California officials on Friday pulled an ad aimed at discouraging stoned driving after critics said it glorified and promoted marijuana use. The public service announcement was rolled ...
Spate of drugged driving deaths alarms U.S. regulators
USA Today2 days ago
At the wheel was a New York teenager, Joseph Beer, who had smoked about $20 worth of marijuana, before getting into the car with four friends, and driving over 100 mph before crashing ...
Charlotte driver dies after car hits tree and flips. Alcohol involved, police say.
The Charlotte Observer3 days ago
The victim was identified as Kutana Vanessa Nesbitt, 44, and police said she was driving while impaired. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police said the crash happened just after ...
Bowie council member Glass gets probation on DUI charge
CapitalGazette.com7 days ago
Bowie City Council member Courtney Glass pleaded guilty last week to driving while impaired and was given probation before judgment by a Prince George's County judge ...
This week in odd news: Chickens saved and falling iguanas
The Pueblo Chieftain6 days ago
Florida authorities are sharing the details of an unusual 911 call on New Year's Eve, from a man who said he wanted to report himself drunk-driving. When the dispatcher asked Michael ...
Mid-Hudson arrests report: Jan. 7, 2018
Kingston Daily Freeman6 days ago
The following items are based on information provided by officials in law enforcement and the criminal justice system. • DWAI-drugs: Dustin L. Draffen, 23, of Elka Park, was arrested ...
Opinion: Don't Let Legal Marijuana Increase California Highway Deaths - Times of San Diego
Times of San Diego6 days ago
Anti-drugged driving campaign by the Colorado Department of Transportation. California's new law legalizing the use of recreational marijuana went into effect Jan. 1. Hopefully ...
Police target marijuana users at DUI checkpoint
San Diego 68 hours ago
Recreational marijuana use may now be legal in California, but it is still illegal to drive while high. A DUI check point was set up off Mission Bay Drive, right by the Interstate ...
Island cops receive special training to identify drugged drivers
Staten Island Advance3 days ago
Donald Schneider and Police Officer Timothy Kessler leading the new Impaired Driving Enforcement Awareness course at the borough's 121st Precinct.
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Top DUI News, Thursday, January 11th, 2018

Area Police Reports
The Post-Journal2 days ago
Vanhook, 28, of Jamestown, was charged with DWI and driving while ability impaired by drugs after an accident at 3:23 a.m. Saturday on Route 62 in Kiantone ...
Spate of drugged driving deaths alarms U.S. regulators
USA Today21 hours ago
Amid a disquieting increase in overall U.S. traffic fatalities, the National... Safety Administration has tracked an upswing in the percentage of drivers testing positive for illegal drugs ...
Florida man calls 911, reports himself for drunk driving
WFTV 9 Orlando4 days ago
A Florida man called 911 to report himself for drunk driving on New Year’s Eve. Michael Lester, of Winter Haven, can be heard telling a dispatcher that he is “too drunk” as the woman ...
Man Allegedly Calls Police to Report Himself Drunk Driving
WCMH Columbus5 days ago
A Florida man who was allegedly drunk driving called the police on himself on New Year’s Eve. Michael Lester reportedly called police saying that he was “driving on the wrong side ...
Driver in fatal North Kitsap motorcycle crash gets 11 years
The Kitsap Sun4 days ago
Keen, 59, driving a Honda Accord in the opposite direction, crossed the centerline to pass the cars in front of him. Keen slammed into Giddings. Keen told investigators the crash was ...
Listen to man's 911 call reporting himself drunk driving in Florida
CBS News5 days ago
WINTER HAVEN, Fla. -- Florida authorities are sharing the details of an unusual 911 call on New Year's Eve, from a man who said he wanted to report himself drunk-driving. Polk County ...
Mid-Hudson arrests report: Jan. 7, 2018
Kingston Daily Freeman5 days ago
The following items are based on information provided by officials in law enforcement and the criminal justice system. • DWAI-drugs: Dustin L. Draffen, 23, of Elka Park, was arrested ...
Opinion: Don't Let Legal Marijuana Increase California Highway Deaths - Times of San Diego
Times of San Diego5 days ago
Anti-drugged driving campaign by the Colorado Department of Transportation. California’s new law legalizing the use of recreational marijuana went into effect Jan. 1. Hopefully ...
Island cops receive special training to identify drugged drivers
Staten Island Advance2 days ago
The announcement of the training program was made in November 2017. A picture... Schneider and Police Officer Timothy Kessler leading the new Impaired Driving Enforcement Awareness ...
‘Never Drive High’ PSA Pulled Amid Complaints It Promoted Pot
CBS San Francisco4 days ago
A public service announcement that was supposed to deter people from driving while high has been pulled off the air. The ad was part of a push to stop drugged driving by ...
How will legalizing marijuana impact police work?
USA Today5 days ago
Some law enforcement concerns focus on unreliable tests for impaired drivers, regulating usage, the affects on bordering states that continue to list marijuana as an illegal substance ...
Napa County law enforcement wary of impacts of recreational marijuana
Napa Valley Register22 hours ago
Will there be more motorists driving under the influence of marijuana? On the law enforcement side, Napa Police Traffic Sgt. ...doesn’t think the new laws will make things on the street ...
This week in odd news: Chickens saved and falling iguanas
The Pueblo Chieftain5 days ago
Florida authorities are sharing the details of an unusual 911 call on New Year's Eve, from a man who said he wanted to report himself drunk-driving. When the dispatcher asked Michael ...
Pot is dangerous, not funny -- a doctor tells us why
Fox News4 days ago
The legalization of marijuana became a hot topic in the past week. First, recreational use of the drug became legal in California at the start of 2018. Next, Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced ...
Police reports 1/6/17
Olean Times Herald5 days ago
Olean Police
Family Wants Tougher Impaired Driving Laws
News Channel 5 Nashville5 days ago
Family members of a 12-day-old baby girl are working to push lawmakers for tougher state laws for those convicted of driving under the influence of drugs following a horrific crash ...
Only Congress can keep Jeff Sessions' reefer madness in check
Los Angeles Times6 days ago
We need tests and standards to tell us whether people are dangerously impaired while driving (no reliable test exists such as those that determine alcohol impairment). Much ...
Senior Citizens Will Lead the Self-Driving Revolution - Slashdot
Slashdot7 hours ago
"Voyage, a startup that has been operating a handful of self-driving cars in the San Jose, California-based retirement co...
DUI doesn't just mean booze when behind the wheel
The Community Voice6 days ago
The issue of drivers under the influence of drugs (DUID), rather than alcohol, is an increasingly serious problem in California. Alcohol-impaired driving is still the most ...
Court docs: Vancouver woman drove over woman, caused miscarriage
KATU Portland1 day ago
A Vancouver woman was under the influence of methamphetamine and other drugs when she ran over a woman and caused her to have a miscarriage, according to a probable cause affidavit. Jessica ...
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Top DUI News, Wednesday, January 10th, 2017

Father charged in fatal crash with school bus that killed his 6-year-old boy
Chicago Tribune18 hours ago
The morning of Aug. 17, a ...
State worker accused of driving snow plow drunk, hitting vehicles
ABC7 Eyewitness News14 hours ago
A New Jersey Department of Transportation worker is charged with driving drunk when the snow plow he was operating struck two vehicles. According to police in Pequannock, 36-year-old ...
Area Police Reports
The Post-Journal7 hours ago
White, 25, was charged with driving while intoxicated. Officers were dispatched Sunday to a car in a ditch on Gerry Levant Road. Upon further investigation, White was found ...
Drunk DOT snow plow driver hit 2 cars, faces 4th DWI charge, cops say
NJ.com20 hours ago
The driver of a Department of Transportation snow plow was charged Monday with driving while intoxicated when he struck two vehicles while clearing snow in Morris ...
Liberty County indictments
Houston Chronicle1 day ago
...of a Controlled Subtance - Desirae Denise Chaney - Aggravated Assault With a Deadly Weapon - Don Earl Jordan - Driving While Intoxicated, third or more - Robert Dagobert Parada-Chavez - Unlawful Possession of Firearm by Felon - Jerrell Desean Hamilton - Unlawful...
Florida Man Calls 911 to Report His Own Drunken Driving
KTLA-TV Los Angeles3 days ago
Sheriff’s officials in Florida are sharing details of an unusual New Year’s Eve arrest made after a man reported himself driving while intoxicated. The Polk County Sheriff ...
Man accused of shooting at vehicle after collision gets DWI charge, police say
KVUE-TV Austin22 hours ago
A 37-year-old man has received four charges, including driving while intoxicated, after police said he allegedly shot at a victim's car following a collision. Pflugerville ...
Man jumps off bridge to escape intoxicated, belligerent girlfriend
FOX30 / CBS47 Jacksonville3 hours ago
While driving across a bridge spanning the Intracoastal Waterway in the 1200 block of North A1A, a man was repeatedly struck by his girlfriend.
Police: Drunken woman crashed into Chuck E. Cheese restaurant
Corpus Christi Caller-Times22 hours ago
A 32-year-old woman was arrested for driving while intoxicated after police saw her drive into a Chuck E. Cheese restaurant on South Staples street Tuesday morning.
Father gets probation for Michigan crash that killed Chicago daughters
Chicago Tribune23 hours ago
Sutherland was driving with his wife, their two daughters who lived in Chicago and a man one of the daughters was dating when he disregarded a stop sign in December 2016... had a blood ...
2017 OWI numbers cause for concern in Jackson County
La Crosse Tribune2 days ago
With a total of 159 operating while intoxicated charges in Jackson County in 2017, driving drunk continues to be a large issue in the county, which has some wondering how ...
Former director of Salt Lake City’s 911 dispatch center formally charged with DUI
The Salt Lake Tribune7 hours ago
Scott Freitag — the director of Salt Lake City’s 911 dispatch center director until he was fired last week for allegedly driving drunk while in a government vehicle — was formally ...
Police: Man arrested on 15th DWI charge
WFTV 9 Orlando4 days ago
A man in New Mexico who state police claims has 14 DWI convictions was arrested just before Christmas on suspicion of driving while intoxicated. Levi Manuelito, 57, was ...
Trooper charged with driving while intoxicated in Sanilac crash
Detroit Free Press5 days ago
A 25-year-old Michigan State Police trooper has been charged with operating while intoxicated following a crash early Thanksgiving day. Officials said Cody Gueldenzopf was off ...
Man charged in chain-reaction crash that killed 2 girls after blood test shows high levels of THC
FOX 4 Kansas City6 days ago
Terry Gray, 51, faces two counts of driving while intoxicated, resulting in death, and two counts of driving while intoxicated, resulting in serious ...
West Milford PD: Woman asleep behind wheel charged with DWI
The Record6 days ago
A 49-year-old Hewitt woman found unresponsive behind the wheel of her vehicle on Dunham Road was charged with driving while intoxicated and transported to the hospital for ...
Netcong man charged with DWI
New Jersey Herald10 hours ago
Fleeing the scene of a hit-and-run car accident led to the arrest of a Netcong man on drunken driving charges, police said. Michael T. Vaughan, 21, was charged with driving while ...
Man imprisoned for fatal crash while driving drunk on I-80
FOX 2 News St. Louis2 days ago
He'd pleaded guilty to vehicular homicide-reckless driving and to driving while intoxicated-third or subsequent offense.
Records: 59 arrested in Bexar County on felony drunken driving charges in December 2017
San Antonio Express-News18 hours ago
Bexar County law enforcement officials nabbed 59 people on a slew of felony drunken driving charges in the last month of 2017, records obtained by mySA.com show.
Far too many still missing the message that drunken driving kills
U-T San Diego4 days ago
Levi — has a previous DUI conviction on his record, indicating he had been warned that getting behind the wheel while intoxicated has serious consequences, he has been charged ...
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Top DUI News, Tuesday, January 9th, 2018

Gastonia man gets two DWIs in 15 hours
The Gaston Gazette1 day ago
Gastonia police charged the same man with driving while impaired within a 15-hour period. Gregory Allen Smith, 51, of 1511 S. New Hope Road, was charged with DWI at 5:05 ...
Area Police Reports
The Post-Journal7 hours ago
Vanhook, 28, of Jamestown, was charged with DWI and driving while ability impaired by drugs after an accident at 3:23 a.m. Saturday on Route 62 in Kiantone. According to ...
Man Calls 911 On Himself To Report Drunk Driving: 'I Don't Know Where I'm At'
Oxygen1 day ago
According to CBS, police kept Lester on the phone while they directed him to pull off the road. Officers were dispatched to deal with the situation while Lester was on the line ...
Florida Man Calls 911 To Report Himself Drunk Driving
CBS Detroit22 hours ago
(AP) – Florida authorities are sharing the details of an unusual 911 call on New Year's Eve, from a man who said he wanted to report himself drunk-driving. Polk County Sheriff's officials ...
Jeff Sessions' Marijuana Adviser Wants Doctors to Drug-Test Everyone
The Daily Beast6 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 their ...
Peter Martins: Ex-Ballet leader arraigned on DWI charge in Ardsley
The Journal News22 hours ago
At an afternoon arraignment Martins, a 71-year-old Irvington resident, entered not guilty pleas through his lawyer, Harold Dee, to the misdemeanor charge of driving while intoxicated ...
We need a reminder of just how dangerous driving can be
Lancaster Online4 hours ago
The other common factors were driving under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs and distracted driving. DUI was the primary factor in seven crashes, and distracted driving ...
More than 200 wrecks reported during snow, ice
The Jacksonville Daily News21 hours ago
Area law enforcement officials say more than 200 wrecks were reported during recent snow and ice. One of those was fatal when a vehicle driven by Dax Christopher Baker, 20, of Surf City was ...
Horrible Side Effects of Marijuana That People Never Talk About
The Cheat Sheet3 days ago
While it's easy to picture a marijuana user mellowing out as they wish, marijuana can raise a heart rate by 20% to 100% shortly after smoking, and the effect can last up to 3 hours, according ...
Turmoil continues even after New York City Ballet chief hands in resignation
Washington Post6 days ago
Nowhere in the letter of resignation that Martins, 71, wrote to board members of NYCB and its affiliated School of American Ballet, which Martins also headed, does he mention what was surely ...
Turmoil continues even after New York City Ballet chief hands in resignation
Washington Post6 days ago
Nowhere in the letter of resignation that Martins, 71, wrote to board members of NYCB and its affiliated School of American Ballet, which Martins also headed, does he mention what was surely ...
Man calls 911 to report his own DUI
FOX 5 Washington D.C.4 days 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. Michael Lester, 39, of ...
Bowie council member Glass gets probation on DUI charge
CapitalGazette.com4 days ago
Bowie City Council member Courtney Glass pleaded guilty last week to driving while impaired and was given probation before judgment by a Prince George's County judge. District ...
The fuzzy science behind nabbing stoned drivers in Sonoma County
The Petaluma Argus-Courier1 day ago
While the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reported to Congress in July 2017 that setting THC levels for driving “is not meaningful,” some states have set specific ...
New inmates at the Huron County Jail, Jan. 5 to 7
Norwalk Reflector53 minutes ago
Here are pictures and information from the Huron County Jail regarding new inmates for Jan 5 to 7, 2018: Nettisha K. Arden, 34, of 171 Walnut St., Bellevue -— Theft Joshua J. Cody, 34, of
Man Allegedly Calls Police to Report Himself Drunk Driving
WCMH Columbus3 days ago
A Florida man who was allegedly drunk driving called the police on himself on New Year's Eve. Michael Lester reportedly called police saying that he was “driving on the wrong side ...
Man with DUI history found guilty of homicide while DUI
Los Angeles Times3 days ago
A Maryland man with two previous convictions for impaired driving has been found guilty of homicide while DUI. WBOC-TV in Salisbury reported Friday that the fatal accident ...
Florida Man Calls 911 on Himself For Drunk Driving | News Radio 1200 WOAI
WOAI San Antonio2 days ago
Innocent people are too often injured or killed from impaired drivers. You've heard Sheriff Judd on the radio telling his #CrazyCriminal Stories - we figured, for those of you who don ...
Drivers had too much Christmas cheer
The Daily Reflector6 days ago
A 40-year-old Ayden man was charged with driving while impaired and hit and run after he ran into another car that was parked on the opposite side of the street, according ...
OPINION: Driving while high a lurking disaster
MyCentralJersey.com7 days ago
While voters and state lawmakers are tasked with reforming marijuana policy at the ballot box and the state capitol, it is law enforcement's job to ensure that those who use the drug ...
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Top DUI News, Monday, January 8th, 2018

On the record: Jan. 7
Laramie Boomerang1 day ago
Gerald Bucher, 66, Laramie, was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence — subsequent offense. Kyrie Barton, 30, Laramie, was in the jail ...
CHP: Driver suspected of using marijuana causes multi-vehicle collision in Concord
San Jose Mercury News2 days ago
The 35-year-old woman, who lives in Martinez, was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of marijuana and possibly a controlled ...
Two people flown out after head-on crash in Williamsburg – The News Journal
Corbin News Journal3 days ago
A Williamsburg man, who has previous convictions for driving while under the influence, is suspected of driving while under the ...
Driving under the influence has a new meaning
The Hanford Sentinel4 days ago
driving or riding as a passenger in a vehicle. The law is consistent with the law prohibiting the consumption of alcohol in a motor vehicle ...
Woman arrested in 5th DUI charge, police say
The News Journal6 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 ...
Elmhurst police blotter: Attempted burglary at three homes in one night
Chicago Tribune3 days ago
a.m. 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...
City of West Hollywood Provides Green Light for AdultUse Retail Cannabis
Market Watch6 days ago
Press Release City of West Hollywood Provides Green Light for Adult-Use Retail Cannabis Published: Jan 2, 2018 7:20 pm ET West Hollywood's Four Existing Medical-Use Dispensaries Have Been Authorized to Allow Adult
Allentown crash leads to DWI arrest
Asbury Park Press10 hours ago
Randall Bivona Jr., 26, of Townsend, Delaware, faces numerous charges after police said he appeared to be under the influence of narcotics.
Avella man faces charges after crash involving police car in Midway
Observer-Reporter2 days ago
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 the ...
Jeff Sessions’ Marijuana Adviser Wants Doctors to Drug-Test Everyone
The Daily Beast5 days 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 ...
Driver arrested, 2 passengers injured in suspected DUI crash on Hwy. 20
The Santa Rosa Press Democrat3 days ago
A Lakeport man was arrested Thursday night on suspicion of driving under the influence of drugs following a crash in Lake County that ...
Nutley: Police blotter, Jan. 2
The Record6 days ago
Following up on a warrant, police searched the man's Passaic Avenue apartment, where the... Street and found the driver to be under the influence ...
Passed out driver charged in Penn Forest
Times News4 days ago
Clark, 23, of Albrightsville, is facing charges of driving under the influence of a controlled substance and possession ...
Walker County Arrest Report For Jan. 1-7
The Chattanoogan26 minutes ago
Here is the Walker County arrest report for Jan. 1-7: CLEMENTS DESMOND SULLIVAN B/M 27 OFFICER DUNN HOLD FOR BARTOW COUNTY MIRANDA AMBER MARIE W/F 26 OFFICER ENGLAND CRIMINAL TRESPASS
DUI, drug arrests reported in Monroe
Times News3 days ago
Two driving under the influence and drug arrests were reported by Pocono Mountain Regional police in Monroe County in separate incidents. Police said on Oct. 7, they ...
Philipsburg man gets prison time for 2017 police chase
Centre Daily Times4 days ago
Hunter R. Anderson, 24, was taken into custody by police after a leading officers on a 23-minute chase through Centre and Blair counties in June 2017 before crashing the ...
Motion filed in Lake Tulloch boat injury case
Calaveras Enterprise4 days ago
A motion was filed in Calaveras County Superior court on Dec. 26 that seeks to alter the guidelines surrounding the case of man accused of striking two women ...
S. Indiana woman charged in cousin's death after driving under the influence
WHAS TV11 Louisville3 days ago
CLARK CO., Ind.-- A Southern Indiana woman is now facing charges for the death of her young cousin. Clark County Prosecutor Jeremy Mull charged Jordan Abbott with causing ...
Trappe man awaits fate for DUI crash that injured passengers
The Times Herald4 days ago
March 11, 2017, crash along Black Rock Road in Upper Providence.
Special effort by Omaha police results in 35 DUI arrests
Omaha World-Herald6 days ago
Omaha police reported 35 arrests on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs during a nationwide “You Drink, You Drive, You ...

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