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Weekly DUI News

January 15th thru January 21st in the year Two Thousand and Eighteen

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Top DUI News, Sunday, January 21st, 2018

35-year-old crashed his car and fled the scene before being arrested for his 4th OWI offense
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel1 hour ago
Also on Saturday, state troopers stopped a car on Highway 171 and arrested Brian A. Bolstad, a 61-year-old from Viroqua, for his 7th OWI offense.
State Rep. Baltimore jailed on OWI charge
The Ames Tribune2 days ago
Baltimore, 51, was charged with first-offense OWI and possession of carrying a weapon after he was pulled over near U.S. 30 and Dayton Avenue just after 3:30 a.m. Ames police Sgt. Mike ...
Heroin crisis a target of proposed county millage to fund drug courts
MLive.com3 hours ago
MUSKEGON COUNTY, MI - The Muskegon County District Court is stumping for the creation of a new millage to target the county's heroin crisis. The millage would create a new Opioid and Substance ...
Authorities: Wrong-way OWI suspect took out six light poles
WISN 12 Milwaukee7 days ago
A St. Francis man who drove the wrong way on Interstate 794 on Saturday night and stopped only after crashing into six light poles was arrested on suspicion of OWI, authorities said.
Rep. Baltimore apologizes for OWI incident
KCRG-TV9 Cedar Rapids12 hours ago
A Republican lawmaker is speaking out for the first time since he was arrested and charged with an OWI. Local 5 spoke with Rep. Chip Baltimore on Saturday afternoon. Baltimore tells Local ...
“Setting a bad example:” Marquette University Police Chief Paul Mascari cited for OWI
FOX 6 Milwaukee3 days ago
Marquette University's police chief is on administrative leave after he was cited for OWI. Chief Paul Mascari has been with the university since 2004, and chief since 2015, when the departed ...
OWI Charge Dropped in Warrick County Car-Sled Fatality
US News & World Report3 days ago
Prosecutors in southwestern Indiana have dropped charges of driving while intoxicated against a driver whose car struck and killed a teen whose sled slid into a roadway.
State legislator Chip Baltimore arrested on OWI and weapon charges
The Des Moines Register2 days ago
State Rep. Francis "Chip" Baltimore, a Boone Republican who has pushed for legislation to keep drunken drivers off the roads, was arrested early Friday in Ames and charged with operating while ...
Man with infant in car arrested for 6th OWI, officials say
WISC-TV Madison18 hours ago
In response to the evidence gathered, Lira was arrested and allegedly charged for 6th offense OWI with a passenger under 16 years old, 6th offense of operating with a prohibited alcohol ...
Indiana teen killed in sledding accident, driver arrested for OWI
FOX 59 Indianapolis6 days ago
NEWBURGH, Ind. – A Castle High School student was killed on Saturday night after she was hit by a car while sledding, the Evansville Courier & Press reports. Davis Collier, 16, of Newburgh, ...
Science panel backs lower drunken driving threshold
WISN 12 Milwaukee4 days ago
A prestigious scientific panel is recommending that states significantly lower their drunken driving thresholds as part of a blueprint to eliminate the "entirely preventable" 10,000 alcohol-impaired ...
Driver accused of killing teen sledder says she wasn't drinking
FOX 19 Cincinnati4 days ago
Authorities said 20-year-old Galina Witte has a prior OWI conviction. The probable cause affidavit shows Witte told authorities she hadn't been drinking, but she and her passenger had ...
Edgerton man arrested for fourth OWI offense, sheriff's office says
The Capital Times7 days ago
An Edgerton man was arrested Saturday afternoon on a tentative felony OWI charge, the Dane County Sheriff's Office said. Deputies were alerted around 4:25 p.m. that a vehicle was swerving ...
“Thankful that he is still here:” Huge turnout in support for limo driver hurt in New Year’s Day crash
FOX 6 Milwaukee14 hours ago
Joe Farrugia, a limousine driver, was badly injured in a hit-and-run collision on New Year's Day. Family and friends packed the Hideaway Bar and Grill in Oconomowoc, on Saturday, January 20th ...
Manitowoc man faces 6th OWI after injuring woman in crash Tuesday at N. Rapids/Broadway
Manitowoc Herald Times Reporter4 days ago
A Manitowoc woman is in the hospital after a two-car crash caused by an intoxicated driver Tuesday. When officers talked to them, one, a 48-year-old Manitowoc man, showed signs of intoxication ...
GVSU vs LSSU
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids3 days ago
GVSU vs LSSU
Two former Milwaukee Co. prosecutors charged in cover-up of suspicious case dismissal
FOX 6 Milwaukee4 days ago
A pair of former Milwaukee County Assistant District Attorneys (ADAs) each face a charge of misdemeanor misconduct in office for their handling of an OWI and obstructing an officer case ...
GOP lawmaker faces OWI, gun charges
WOI-TV Des Moines2 days ago
A state lawmaker was arrested and charged with driving while under the influence and having a gun while intoxicated. Rep. Chip Baltimore, a Republican from Boone, was arrested around 5 a.m.
Felony charges threaten Hobart Township official's seat
The Times of Northwest Indiana5 days ago
Multiple felony charges for drunken driving and a count of resisting police could threaten the elected seat of a Hobart Township board member. If convicted of any of the three pending felonies ...
Teen dies when drunk driver hits her sled
WISH-TV Indianapolis7 days ago
A teen died Saturday night after police say a drunk driver hit and killed her when her sled entered a roadway. Davis Collier, a 16-year old junior at Castle High School, was killed while sledding ...
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Top DUI News, Saturday, January 20th, 2017

WWE tag team champion arrested for DWI
New York Post4 days ago
WWE tag team champion Jey Uso was arrested over the weekend for DWI after performing at a live event in Texas, according to police. The 32-year-old, whose real name is Joshua Samuel Fatu, was busted
Southold Blotter: Taillight outage leads to DWI arrest in Mattituck
The Suffolk Times4 hours ago
Kelli Thompson, 24, of Cutchogue, was arrested for DWI last Thursday around 8 p.m., according to Southold Town police. • There was an anonymous report of a fire at Village Hair Studio ...
'Courts to School' program bringing the harsh reality of DWI to more schools throughout the state
KRQE & KASA FOX 2 Albuquerque3 days ago
A program aimed at showing teenagers the harsh reality of DWI through real-life court proceedings is now expanding to even more schools throughout the state. The Courts to School program ...
Albuquerque man arrested for 7th DWI pleads not guilty
KRQE & KASA FOX 2 Albuquerque4 days ago
The man who ran from police and was later arrested for his seventh DWI pleaded not guilty.
Navajo Nation official arrested for 6th DWI
KOB 4 Albuquerque3 hours ago
Interim Director Hubert Smith is a Veteran of Desert Shield/Desert Storm and the Iraq Conflict. The Navajo Nation has consistently asked the United States to provide much needed resources for ...
MLB's Jeremy Jeffress Pleads Guilty In DWI Case
TMZ3 days ago
Jeffress was initially charged with misdemeanor DWI -- which carries a minimum 72 hours in jail in Texas (they REALLY don't like drunk driving there). A rep for the Dallas County District ...
'I am so sorry': mom of DWI killer sobs to victim's family
New York Post3 days ago
Vladimir Menin, (left) and Aissatou Diallo's family members. A New Jersey man who drunkenly crashed his car into a woman on an elevated highway - sending her plunging over the edge to her death ...
Government Shutdown: What's closed, who is affected?
El Paso Times21 minutes ago
The federal government shutdown only partially curbs operations. U.S. troops will stay at their posts and mail will get delivered, but almost half of the 2 million civilian federal workers will ...
WWE 'SmackDown Live' Tag Team Champion Jey Uso Arrested for DWI
TheWrap4 days ago
WWE Superstar Jey Uso, one-half of “SmackDown Live” Tag Team Champions The Usos, has been arrested on DWI charges in Texas. A booking officer in Hidalgo County told TheWrap that the wrestler, whose real name is Joshua Samuel
Libertarian presidential candidate Adam Kokesh arrested in North Texas
San Antonio Express-News2 days ago
A man who says he is running for president was arrested in a North Texas town earlier this week.
St. Charles Parish President Larry Cochran expected to enter diversion program to avoid DWI prosecution
The Advocate24 hours ago
Charles Parish President Larry Cochran is expected to enter a substance abuse program to try and avoid being prosecuted in a DWI case from last year. Jefferson Parish District Attorney ...
Naked Randy Travis DWI arrest video released by Texas court
The State1 day ago
Police dashcam video of a naked and ranting Randy Travis during his 2012 DWI arrest in Texas was released on Friday after a federal judge denied the country singer's request to keep it ...
Deputy fired after DWI arrest indicted
Fort Bend Herald7 hours ago
A Fort Bend County grand jury has returned a felony indictment against a sheriff's deputy who was fired in November following her arrest on a driving while intoxicated charge. Marisol Esquivel ...
DWI Suspect Crashes Into Southlake Police
NBC Dallas Fort Worth2 days ago
Southlake police say a DWI suspect crashed into two squad cars during a traffic stop about midnight Wednesday. Officers were conducting a traffic stop at the 300 block if W. Highway 114 ...
Off-duty SAPD officer arrested for shoplifting at Ingram Park Mall
KSAT San Antonio14 hours ago
An off-duty San Antonio police officer was arrested for shoplifting at Ingram Park Mall, SAPD confirmed Friday. According to police, officers responded to the shoplifting call around 3:45 p.m ...
NJ Driver Charged With DWI After Drinking 'Catnip Cocktail'
NBC New York5 days ago
A New Jersey man is facing DWI charges after authorities said he admitted to drinking a bottle of “Catnip Cocktail” before getting behind the wheel. Police in Wayne said they made the ...
Watch Wildlife Crime Evidence Go Up in Flames to Protect Species
National Geographic3 days ago
Once a trial is over, says Dwi Adhiasto, of WCS Indonesia's Wildlife Crimes Unit, there's no need to keep the products in storage.
Scientists back lowering drunken driving threshold to .05
New York Post2 days ago
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 preventable' 10,000 ...
Jey Uso: WWE Superstar Arrested For DWI In Texas — What Happened
HollywoodLife4 days ago
The WWE Superstar was reportedly arrested on Jan. 14 for DWI following a WWE live event in Hidalgo, Texas, according to TMZ.
Woman arrested for DWI twice in four days
El Paso Times16 hours ago
A 34-year-old woman was arrested twice in four days on suspicion of driving while intoxicated.
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Top DUI News, Friday, January 19th, 2018

Man in debt over DUI pleads guilty to robbing Kansas bank
KOMU Columbia2 hours ago
The man was also under court order to pay back more than $14,000 he owed in an earlier DUI case.
Report: Dennis Rodman Arrested for DUI In Newport Beach
Sports Illustrated5 days ago
Dennis Rodman was arrested Saturday night for DUI in Newport Beach, Calif., TMZ reports. According to TMZ, Rodman was pulled over for a traffic violation around 11 p.m. Saturday. TMZ ...
Dennis Rodman Was On Probation During DUI Arrest, Jail Likely
TMZ4 days ago
Dennis Rodman's DUI problems have gone from bad to worse ... because he was on probation during his arrest on Saturday -- and it likely means he'll be thrown in the slammer. The probation ...
Bucks woman gets prison for DUI crash that killed Allentown man
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey3 hours ago
A woman convicted of third-degree murder in a DUI crash that killed an Allentown man was sentenced in Bucks County. Noelle Chew, 27, was sentenced to 6.5 to 24 years in state prison for ...
Bam Margera Charged with DUI
TMZ20 hours ago
Bam Margera has officially been charged with 2 counts of DUI ... TMZ has learned. The L.A. City Attorney's Office has charged Bam with 1 count of driving under the influence and 1 count ...
Dennis Rodman will likely get jail time for DUI arrest: attorney
New York Daily News4 days ago
Former NBA star Dennis Rodman was on probation during his DUI arrest over the weekend, making the possibility of jail time a near slam dunk, a legal expert said Monday. “Assuming the ...
Dennis Rodman Arrested for DUI
TMZ5 days ago
Dennis Rodman has been arrested for DUI ... TMZ has learned. Rodman was driving in Newport Beach Saturday at around 11 PM when cops pulled him over for a traffic violation. Cops administered ...
Seahawks CB Jeremy Lane Arrested on DUI Charge
Bleacher Report4 days ago
Seattle Seahawks cornerback Jeremy Lane was arrested and charged with DUI on Sunday morning, according to a report from Brady Henderson of ESPN. Per that report, he was " booked into jail at 5:30 a...
This week in odd news: Airborne car, the umbrella lockdown
Houston Chronicle6 hours ago
FLORIDA POLICE SAY DUI SUSPECT MISTOOK BANK DRIVE-THRU FOR TACO BELL SPRING HILL, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a Florida man was charged with driving under the influence after mistaking ...
Seahawks' Jeremy Lane Arrested for DUI
TMZ4 days ago
Seattle Seahawks cornerback Jeremy Lane was arrested for DUI over the weekend in Washington, TMZ Sports has learned.
Man in debt over DUI pleads guilty to robbing Kansas bank
KOMU Columbia2 hours ago
The man was also under court order to pay back more than $14,000 he owed in an earlier DUI case.
Dennis Rodman DUI: Swerving & Blaring Music, Cops Say
TMZ3 days ago
Dennis Rodman wasn't exactly going incognito before his DUI arrest -- with cops saying he was driving like a maniac and blaring music from his car before being pulled over. TMZ Sports ...
Dennis Rodman arrested on suspicion of DUI in California
WKBN 27 Youngstown5 days ago
Police say former NBA star Dennis Rodman has been arrested on suspicion of DUI.
DUI Driver Injures San Joaquin County Deputy in Collision
FOX40 Sacramento23 hours ago
SAN JOAQUIN COUNTY -- A San Joaquin County deputy was transported to an area hospital with minor injuries after a suspected DUI driver collided with his motorcycle Wednesday night. Stockton ...
Seahawks cornerback Jeremy Lane reportedly arrested for DUI
Q13 FOX Seattle4 days ago
Seahawks cornerback Jeremy Lane was arrested for DUI early Sunday morning, according to multiple reports.
'Viva La Bam' Star Bam Margera Charged With DUI
Entertainment Tonight via Yahoo News10 hours ago
Bam Margera has been charged with a DUI. A spokesperson for the Los Angeles District Attorney's office tells ET that “Brandon Cole (Bam) Margera has been charged with one count of driving ...
DUI Suspect In CHP Officer Death Out Of Hospital, Booked Into Jail
CBS San Francisco7 days ago
A man who's charged with murder for a crash on Interstate Highway 880 in Hayward on Christmas Eve was released from the hospital Friday and was booked into the Santa Rita Jail in Dublin, where ...
DUI suspect mistook bank drive-thru for Taco Bell, deputies say
Sun-Sentinel3 hours ago
Authorities say a west Florida man was charged with driving under the influence after mistaking a bank drive-thru for a Taco Bell. The Tampa Bay Times reports that 38-year-old Douglas Jon Francisco ...
CHP Officer On Parked Motorcycle Struck By Suspected DUI Driver
CBS San Francisco2 days ago
An California Highway Patrol officer was seriously injured when a suspected DUI driver crashed into his parked motorcycle on Highway 4 near Concord Monday night. Not long after the crash ...
DUI task forces being launched for Barrett-Jackson, Phoenix Open
KTAR 92.3 Phoenix5 hours ago
The Scottsdale Police Department said it — along with its counterparts from Tempe, Chandler, Mesa and Maricopa County — was planning to put DUI task forces on the roads for both the Barrett-Jackson ..
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Top DUI News, Thursday, January 18th, 2018

Scientists back lowering drunken driving threshold to .05
New York Post8 hours ago
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 preventable” 10,000 ...
Girl, 16, killed in shock sledding accident after struck by suspected drunk driving woman, 20
Fox News3 days ago
Galina Witte, 20, was arrested after she hit Collier while she was driving drunk. Police pronounced Collier, a junior at Castle High School, dead at the scene.
Reduce BAC Limit to Cut Drunk Driving Deaths
WebMD1 day ago
Lower legal blood alcohol levels for drivers are needed to eliminate drunk driving deaths in the United States, according to a new report. All states should lower legal blood alcohol ...
Fire chief accused of vomiting, peeing self while driving drunk
New York Post7 days ago
The heat is on a New Jersey fire chief accused of peeing his pants and vomiting while driving drunk. Rahway Fire Chief William R. Young Jr., 60, was arrested Nov. 11 after police ...
Sentencing delayed for Aurora man in DUI crash that killed 9-year-old girl
Chicago Tribune2 days ago
Sentencing proceedings have been pushed to March for a 26-year-old Aurora man who pleaded guilty last year to driving drunk and high on marijuana in a 2016 crash that killed a ...
MLB's Jeremy Jeffress Pleads Guilty In DWI Case
TMZ22 hours ago
Milwaukee Brewers pitcher Jeremy Jeffress has plead guilty in his drunk driving case -- but he's NOT going back to jail, TMZ Sports has learned. As we previously reported, Jeffress ...
Chris Tarrant admits drink-driving after police called when pub staff saw him stumble at bar
Daily Telegraph3 hours ago
Radio host and TV presenter Chris Tarrant was fined £6,000 and banned from driving for 12 months after pleading guilty to drink-driving. The 71-year-old admitted to being over ...
Drunk driver sparks mass chaos at Holland Tunnel exit
New York Post3 days ago
A drunken driver fell asleep at the wheel, snarling traffic at the Holland Tunnel’s exit into New Jersey, police said Sunday. East Orange, NJ, resident Robert D. Tume-Ponce’s alleged snooze caused …
Man accused of drunk driving crash turns down plea deal
KRQE & KASA FOX 2 Albuquerque6 days ago
A man accused of injuring several people in a drunk driving crash made an unexpected decision in court Friday.
Drunk driver sentenced to 6 years for I-29 crash that killed 58-year-old husband
FOX 4 Kansas City6 days ago
A drunk driver who rear-ended another car on I-29, killing the driver, has been sentenced to six years in prison. Nicholas Sanders, 25, of Platte City, received the sentence Thursda
Huntley man who drove drunk into house, causing woman's death, gets probation
Chicago Tribune6 days ago
An 85-year-old Korean War veteran and widower who rammed his car into a home in Huntley while driving drunk, fatally injuring a woman inside, was sentenced to two years of probation ...
Lower blood-alcohol limit to combat drunk driving, panel says
New York Daily News18 hours ago
States should raise taxes on booze and lower the blood-alcohol content threshold to reduce drunk driving deaths across the nation, a government panel said Wednesday. More than ...
Drunk driving victim uses Aramco Houston Half Marathon comeback story to help others
ABC13 Houston4 days ago
For a Houston half marathon participant, her comeback race is about more than completing 13.1 miles. This Sunday, Kerilyn Scoville will take part in the race. "I'm excited and not terrified ...
New approach to curb drunk driving
WKOW 27 Madison6 days ago
One Wisconsin county is taking a new approach to curbing drunk driving. This past weekend, officers in Brown County began asking all suspected drunk drivers where they were ...
Colorado Deputy Convicted Of Driving Drunk While On Duty
CBS Denver5 days ago
A Colorado sheriff’s deputy has been convicted of driving under the influence while he was on duty.
Worcester prosecutor facing drunken driving charge
Boston.com15 hours ago
A Massachusetts prosecutor has been suspended without pay after he was arrested for allegedly driving drunk with his 13-year-old daughter in his car. Worcester Assistant District ...
Worcester prosecutor John O'Leary accused of driving drunk with his 13-year-old daughter in the car
The Republican2 days ago
An assistant district attorney in the Worcester County District Attorney's office is accused of driving while drunk on Monday with his 13-year-old daughter in the car, telling ...
Threshold for DUI should drop to 0.05, says national report
News 13 Orlando13 hours ago
The more than 10,000 drunken driving deaths a year across the nation are "entirely preventable," according to a government-commissioned report released Wednesday by the National Academies ...
Police: Drunk woman hit cars, urinated on roadside, let boy, 2, wander toward traffic
WCMH Columbus7 days ago
Troopers say a Citrus County woman was drunk when she crashed into several vehicles on Interstate-4, then got out of her car and urinated while a 2-year-old boy in her care wandered toward ...
You could be fined and jailed for drunk droning in New Jersey
The Verge18 hours ago
The new regulations follow similar thresholds as the state’s drunk driving laws, which prohibit drivers from operating a vehicle when their blood alcohol content is 0.08 percent
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Top DUI News, Wednesday, January 17th, 2017

New law means drinking and droning don't mix in New Jersey
WTKR Norfolk2 hours ago
A bill banning people from operating unmanned aircraft devices while under the influence of alcohol or drugs was signed by Gov. Chris Christie on Monday, his last ...
Worchester Assistant District Attorney arrested for OUI
FOX 25 Boston13 hours ago
A Bolton man was arrested on Monday evening for driving under the influence of alcohol with a minor inside the vehicle. State Police responded to a call from a driver ...
Hours after ringing in 2018, Springfield motorist crashed into 7 vehicles on 3 streets, took off at 90 mph, police say
The Republican4 days ago
Montanez, 32, of Springfield, allegedly crashed into seven vehicles on three streets on Jan. 1, leading to his arrest on 20 charges, including operating under the influence ...
Ludlow woman facing 4th OUI charge jailed 6 months for violating probation in 3rd case
The Republican1 day ago
The sentence, imposed by Judge Robert Murphy, came five weeks after Nugent was arrested for allegedly operating under the influence of liquor, resisting arrest ...
Study: Farmers engaged in their work are more likely to adopt conservation practices
KCRG-TV9 Cedar Rapids3 hours ago
DES MOINES, Iowa (KCRG-TV9) -- For nearly five years now, Iowa has been operating under the Nutrient Reduction Strategy. Since the strategy began, there has been ...
Philippines orders further probes into news site that angered Duterte | Article [AMP]
Reuters1 hour ago
Rappler is permitted to continue operating pending appeal, but the SEC decision prompted outrage among human rights and media groups, which accused President... for its reporting ...
Lincolnwood police: Three DUI arrests in first weeks of New Year
Chicago Tribune2 days ago
Arroyave, 40, of the 2900 block of Luis Avenue, Waukegan, was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol stemming from an incident Jan. 7 in the 6600 ...
High-speed chase leads to charges for man
Sentinel & Enterprise3 hours ago
Kevin Burke, 55, of 150 Willow St., was arrested on charges of operating under the influence of liquor, negligent operation of a motor vehicle, speeding, marked lanes ...
If politicians can't pass a budget what makes them think they can do the hard stuff
Market Watch4 hours ago
Opinion: If politicians can't pass a budget, what makes them think they can do the hard stuff? Unless Congress passes legislation to fund the federal government by midnight on ...
Randolph man with manslaughter conviction imprisoned for new OUI offense
Portland Press Herald23 hours ago
Timothy Lee Simpson, 63, had pleaded guilty Dec. 6, 2017, at the Capital Judicial Center to charges of aggravated criminal operating under the influence and ...
Hamilton man indicted for fatal pedestrian crash that involved two women crossing the street
Dayton Daily News6 days ago
Rogers, 59, of Hamilton, who has been in the Butler County Jail since the fatal crash Nov. 9, is now facing charges of two counts of aggravated possession of drugs, aggravated ...
Mugshots, Jan. 15
The Myrtle Beach Sun News2 days ago
Reuben Long Detention Center, the North Myrtle Beach Jail, and the Georgetown County Detention Center. These mug shots are provided by law enforcement agencies and are public information ...
Drunk droning in New Jersey could land you in prison
Engadget via Yahoo News7 days ago
The law is pretty firm when it comes to drunk driving -- and the consequences are obvious. New Jersey has just approved a bill that, if signed by Governor Chris Christie, would ...
Police: Man put in handcuffs after drugs were found in his car gets tackled attempting to flee
Journal Inquirer22 hours ago
The man, Tineus M. McCluster, 39, of Chicopee, was charged with illegally operating a motor vehicle while under the influence, possession with intent to sell ...
Wis. lawmaker wants consistent OWI laws
WAOW Wausau2 days ago
WBAY-TV investigators first reported last year, after finding 30 percent of the people arrested in Northeast Wisconsin for boating under the influence also had records ...
Jeff Sessions' War on Marijuana Is Just Beginning
Motley Fool via Yahoo News4 days ago
Chances are that it would be difficult to find an industry growing faster and more consistently than the legal marijuana industry. In the U.S., according to estimates from Marijuana ...
Wilbraham police seek good Samaritan who assisted officer being strangled by intoxicated suspect, averting potentially 'fatal encounter'
The Republican4 days ago
WILBRAHAM - Police are seeking to identify a man who assisted Wilbraham officers with the arrest of a violent and intoxicated suspect Friday night. Police pulled over Derek Dalessio, ...
Alli Bibaud, judge's daughter at center of State Police scandal, admits to having 7 bags of heroin in car in separate case
The Republican5 days ago
Alli Bibaud, the daughter of a Massachusetts judge whose altered arrest report led to the retirement of the State Police colonel, has admitted to having bags of heroin in ...
Man cited for refusing OVI test: Olmsted Township police blotter
The Cleveland Plain Dealer2 days ago
The officer attempted to conduct a sobriety test on the driver, a 41-year-old man. After being taken to the police station, the man was cited for operating ...
Torrington arrests for Jan. 12, 2018
The News-Times3 days ago
O'Kelly, 30, of 79 Judson St., Woodbury, was arrested Jan. 9 and charged with illegally operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol/drugs and a speeding ...
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Top DUI News, Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

Girl, 16, killed in shock sledding accident after struck by suspected drunk driving woman, 20
Fox News14 hours ago
Davis Collier, 16, died after the suspect, identified as Galina Witte, 21, hit her as she sled onto a Newburgh road and into the oncoming vehicle’s path after 10 p.m. Saturday, the Evansville ...
Norwalk man jailed after allegedly taking vehicle without permission, driving impaired and crashing into fence
Norwalk Reflector3 days 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 ...
Man cited for refusing OVI test: Olmsted Township police blotter
The Cleveland Plain Dealer1 day ago
Impaired Driving, Cook Road: A township officer observed a car driving 53 mph in a 35 mph zone on Jan. 7. The officer attempted to conduct a sobriety test on the driver, a 41-year-old ...
Oakland man charged with DWI in Garrett County crash
Cumberland Times-News2 hours ago
An Oakland man remained jailed following his arrest early Sunday after he reportedly wrecked his passenger vehicle on Garrett Highway and then was stopped by Garrett County sheriff's ...
New inmates at the Huron County Jail, Jan. 5 to 7
Norwalk Reflector7 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
Westlake police make drunken driving, drug arrests: police blotter
The Cleveland Plain Dealer4 days ago
Upon speaking with the four adult females in the vehicle, the officers smelled marijuana and soon recovered marijuana and paraphernalia from the car. Police cited the driver of the car ...
Newburgh teen dies in sledding incident
The Indianapolis Star2 days ago
Davis Collier, 16, was hit by a car after she slid into the roadway at the Old Lock and Dam in Newburgh.
Police reports 1/12/18: Olean police say Buffalo man gives false name to avoid arrest
Olean Times Herald4 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.
Wis. lawmaker wants consistent OWI laws
WAOW Wausau23 hours ago
WBAY-TV investigators first reported last year, after finding 30 percent of the people arrested... on WI roadways. Several of those people had third or fourth offense OWIs, but the violations ...
North Olmsted police charge drunken driving suspect: police blotter
The Cleveland Plain Dealer5 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 ...
Wilbraham police seek good Samaritan who assisted officer being strangled by intoxicated suspect, averting potentially 'fatal encounter'
The Republican3 days 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 ...
Mansfield Municipal Court sentences
Mansfield News Journal5 days ago
The sentences and fines listed here were handed down between Dec. 25 and 29.
Lakewood police investigate robbery, thefts: police blotter
The Cleveland Plain Dealer3 days 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: ...
POLICE BRIEFS: APD makes numerous holiday arrests for impaired driving
The Alaska Star3 days ago
Items in the Police Briefs are taken from the Anchorage Police Department’s online crime mapping system. Details about individual events are provided by the department’s public information office ...
Tallahassee Police to conduct DUI checkpoint on Thursday
WCTV Tallahassee6 days ago
The Tallahassee Police Department is conducting a safety and sobriety checkpoint on Thursday, January 11.
Our Opinion: School bus safety is paramount
Bedford Times-Mail6 days ago
This week’s head-on collision involving a school bus underscores the importance of drivers heeding the rules of the road when it comes to promoting the safety of children. Although more than ...
Officer Caturello retires from Police Department
Homenewshere.com16 hours ago
Police Officer Anthony Caturello will be retiring from the Reading Police Department after more than three decades on the job. Reading Police recognized him for his accomplishments at a coffee ...
Two plead guilty, eight not at change of plea
Warren Times Observer4 days ago
The following defendants pleaded guilty: ¯ Clifton B. Larson, Warren, to DUI: General impairment/incapable of safe driving with refusal – fourth offense and restrictions on alcoholic beverages ...
Telesat Begins Deploying Its Global Low Earth Orbit (LEO) Constellation with Successful Launch of Phase 1 Satellite
Business Insider4 days ago
Telesat’s Phase 1 LEO satellite was launched aboard a Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) operated by the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO). The spacecraft was built by Surrey ...
Drugged drivers face same penalties as drunk drivers in Michigan
The Escanaba Daily Press6 days ago
According to Michigan’s impaired driving law, it is a crime for a driver to have a bodily alcohol content (BAC) of .08 or greater if over age 21 or .02 or greater if under age 21. Drivers ...
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Top DUI News, Monday, January 22nd, 2018

Dancing Dayton police officer under investigation for OVI
WHIO-TV 7 Dayton4 days ago
FAIRBORN — Dayton Police Officer Jermar Rayford appeared in court this week on an OVI charge stemming from a traffic stop in Greene County just after 2 a.m. on Jan. 12. According to documents ...
Five drivers arrested for OVI: Solon police blotter
The Cleveland Plain Dealer4 days ago
file photo OVI, Pettibone Road: At 5:15 p.m. Jan. 14, police stopped a car for speeding as it was seen traveling 67 miles per hour in a 35-mile-per-hour zone. The driver, a Solon man, ...
One year after school shooting, West Liberty celebrates Tiger Strong D
WHIO-TV 7 Dayton3 days ago
...celebrates "Tiger Strong" Day Related Videos EMS transport system impacted by Good Sam Soldier from Clark Co. missing out of Fort Dayton police officer suspected of OVI Dayton's Anthony Grant looks ahead to Rhode Good Samaritan closing: Employees still in Dayton's Darrell Davis talks about 'frustrating' Americans projected to break credit...
Turkish authorities use massive cranes to lift airplane
WHIO-TV 7 Dayton3 days ago
... authorities use massive cranes to lift airplane that skidded off runway earlier this week Related Videos 5 Day Forecast with Meteorologist Brett Collar Dayton police officer suspected of OVI Americans projected to break credit card 5 Day Forecast with Chief Meteorologist Eric Bus crash in Middletown Credit card debt Boost Mobile robbed in Miamisburg...
Pursuit starts in Piqua, ends with crash in Troy | Dayton News
WHIO-TV 7 Dayton4 days ago
Two were arrested following a pursuit that started in Piqua and ended in Troy late Wednesday night.
Driver jailed on warrants after car destroyed in crash | Dayton News
WHIO-TV 7 Dayton3 days ago
DAYTON — A car was destroyed and a driver escaped serious injury following a crash in Dayton early Friday morning. Police said the car crashed into an RTA pole in the 900 block of South Smithville ...
Clark County Municipal Court cases
Springfield News-Sun6 days ago
Clark County Municipal Court cases called this week.
New inmates at the Huron County Jail, Jan. 17
Norwalk Reflector4 days ago
Here are pictures and information from the Huron County Jail regarding new inmates for Jan 17, 2018: Renee H. Boyce, 27, of 4779 N. Old State Road — Disorderly conduct and possession of
Crews dealing with heavy fire on Summit Square Drive in Dayton
WHIO-TV 7 Dayton3 days ago
Crews were dispatched just after 11 p.m. on a report of a structure fire in the 800 block of Summit Square Drive.
Abandoned cats rescued from Wilmington apartment, official says
WHIO-TV 7 Dayton3 days ago
WILMINGTON, Clinton County — Seventeen cats, most of them feral and unsocial, were rescued from a Wilmington apartment, where they had been abandoned. Fayette County Regional Humane Society ...
Boardman crime activity: Police get report that worker had sex with disabled client
WKBN 27 Youngstown5 days ago
A police report says the arrest was in relation to an incident on June 30 in which employees at Shell gas station in the 900 block of Route 224 told police Koby was taking his clothes off inside ...
Area law enforcement using hotel guest lists to track drug dealers
WHIO-TV 7 Dayton3 days ago
DAYTON — In an effort to combat drugs coming into the area, local law enforcement agencies have started asking hotels to hand over guest lists so they can conduct background searches. Although ...
Family wants public's help in finding missing soldier from Clark Co.
WHIO-TV 7 Dayton2 days ago
David Sanford Springfield boys basketball coach Isaiah Brown Street loses power Moldy comforter among latest product recalls Contruction begins on new River Center Hardee’s opening new restaurant ...
Court record and sentencings
Zanesville Times Recorder23 hours ago
Perry and Muskingum County court record and sentencings
Car nearly crushes tow truck driver in Michigan
Dayton Daily News3 days ago
A car that lost control on a slick on-ramp nearly struck a tow truck driver that was working to get another car onto a tow truck.
Court News
Greene County Daily World1 day ago
CRIMINAL CASES Andrew N. Gorman, 32, Solsberry, Level 6 felony possession of methamphetamine, Class A misdemeanor battery resulting in bodily injury Mickey R. Joyce Jr, 28, Indianapolis, Class ...
North Benton man arrested on OVI with gun in car
The Alliance Review7 days ago
Jan. 3 on two misdemeanor OVI charges and a charge of improperly handling a firearm in a motor vehicle, a fourth-degree felony. According to the police report, while on patrol an officer ...
A man’s 16th OVI offense lands him in treatment program
The Youngstown Vindicator4 days ago
Black’s latest OVI charge resulted from an October 2016 traffic stop in Campbell when Black failed a series of field-sobriety tests after police found him with an open container of beer ...
Ontario Mayor's Court income increased 20 percent in 2017
Mansfield News Journal4 days ago
Income from Ontario's Mayor's Court increased 20 percent from 2016 to 2017, bringing an additional $57,000 into the city last year. Ontario law director Andrew Medwid presented the 2017 numbers ...
Boy arrested for stealing more than $200 worth of goods from two mall stores: Beachwood police blotter
The Cleveland Plain Dealer5 days ago
Theft, Cedar Road: At 5:50 p.m. Jan. 11, police arrested a Shaker Heights boy, 17, for shoplifting and receiving stolen property. The boy had in his possession items stolen from Dillard's and ...

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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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