Drunk Driving in the News

Point Pleasant Police Charge Virginia Man With Drunk Driving - Patch.com

US Drunk Driving News - Thu, 11/02/2017 - 22:54

Point Pleasant Police Charge Virginia Man With Drunk Driving
Patch.com
POINT PLEASANT, NJ - Point Pleasant police recently arrested a Virginia man and charged him with drunk driving, Capt. Robert Lokerson said. Patrolman Robert J. Tobias arrested Martin A. Kane, Virginia Beach, VA at Christopher Road and Beaver Dam ...

Here's how you can support Aggies who are preventing drunk driving - KBTX

US Drunk Driving News - Thu, 11/02/2017 - 20:55

KBTX

Here's how you can support Aggies who are preventing drunk driving
KBTX
CARPOOL, a student-run organization at Texas A&M University, will be selling 'Donut Drink and Drive' shirts this week to support its operations that helps ...

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Statistics show speeding nearly as deadly as drunk driving - ABC 12 News (press release)

US Drunk Driving News - Thu, 11/02/2017 - 18:39

ABC 12 News (press release)

Statistics show speeding nearly as deadly as drunk driving
ABC 12 News (press release)
Statistics show speeding nearly as deadly as drunk driving. Error loading player: No playable sources found. By Ann Pierret |. Posted: Thu 6:25 PM, Nov 02, 2017 |. Updated: Thu 6:25 PM, Nov 02, 2017. (WJRT) - (11/2/2017) - Police are encouraging ...

Suspect in drunk driving death pulled over on suspended license, violating bond - KMOV.com

US Drunk Driving News - Thu, 11/02/2017 - 17:59

KMOV.com

Suspect in drunk driving death pulled over on suspended license, violating bond
KMOV.com
CHARLES COUNTY (KMOV.com) -- A drunk driving suspect violated the conditions of his bail and could be headed to jail. Earlier this year, police said Henry Evans was driving drunk in a black 2011 Dodge Avenger westbound on Interstate 64, east of ...

Sen. John Cooke among Colorado legislators recognized by Mothers Against Drunk Driving - Greeley Tribune

US Drunk Driving News - Thu, 11/02/2017 - 14:56

Greeley Tribune

Sen. John Cooke among Colorado legislators recognized by Mothers Against Drunk Driving
Greeley Tribune
Mothers Against Drunk Driving have recognized Colorado 2017 Legislators of the Year for their work to fight driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol and to support its victims. The nonprofit recognized Sen. John Cooke, R-Greeley, as well as Sens.

Man Charged In Crash Has 8 Prior Drunk Driving Convictions « CBS ... - CBS Detroit

US Drunk Driving News - Thu, 11/02/2017 - 14:26

CBS Detroit

Man Charged In Crash Has 8 Prior Drunk Driving Convictions « CBS ...
CBS Detroit
RAY TOWNSHIP (WWJ) – A Macomb County man who crashed his minivan along 26 Mile Road is facing his ninth drunken driving charge. According to the ...

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Speed Busters: Study finds speeding is as deadly as drunk driving - WFLA

US Drunk Driving News - Thu, 11/02/2017 - 12:16

WFLA

Speed Busters: Study finds speeding is as deadly as drunk driving
WFLA
Then Leslee told Cozzolino and Rocco that research shows just as many people are dying from speeding as drunk driving. They both were surprised to hear that and thought that the number of DUI-related fatalities would be much higher than fatalities ...

South Bend man arrested on drunk driving charges - The Herald Argus

US Drunk Driving News - Thu, 11/02/2017 - 06:01

The Herald Argus

South Bend man arrested on drunk driving charges
The Herald Argus
La PORTE COUNTY — On Oct. 27 at about 4:30 p.m., La Porte County Sheriff's deputies were alerted by La Porte County 911 of a reported reckless driving vehicle that was traveling westbound on U.S. 20 near U.S. 35. The vehicle, which was traveling at a ...

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Drowsy Driving Is Just As Dangerous As Drunk Driving - Jalopnik

US Drunk Driving News - Wed, 11/01/2017 - 17:35

Jalopnik

Drowsy Driving Is Just As Dangerous As Drunk Driving
Jalopnik
It's been pounded over and over again into our heads: don't drink and drive, don't drink and drive. But what about for drowsy driving? Don't drive drowsy? It's not discussed as much, and it really should be.

South Bend man arrested on drunk driving charges - News Dispatch

US Drunk Driving News - Wed, 11/01/2017 - 17:05

News Dispatch

South Bend man arrested on drunk driving charges
News Dispatch
La PORTE COUNTY — On Oct. 27 at about 4:30 p.m., La Porte County Sheriff's deputies were alerted by La Porte County 911 of a reported reckless driving vehicle that was traveling westbound on U.S. 20 near U.S. 35. The vehicle, which was allegedly ...

Four private bus drivers booked for drunk driving - The Hindu

US Drunk Driving News - Wed, 11/01/2017 - 15:43

Four private bus drivers booked for drunk driving
The Hindu
The menace of drunk driving continues to endanger lives on roads as four private bus drivers were booked on charge of driving under the influence of alcohol in a special drive conducted jointly by the Aluva traffic police and Motor Vehicles Department ...

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Drunk driving task force flies under the radar with unmarked vehicles - WCNC

US Drunk Driving News - Wed, 11/01/2017 - 13:48

WCNC

Drunk driving task force flies under the radar with unmarked vehicles
WCNC
Drunk driving task force flies under the radar with unmarked vehicles. The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department DWI Task Force is making a big change, but it won't be easy for drivers to spot. Ariel Plasencia , WCNC 1:48 PM. EDT November 01, 2017.

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Man Arrested for 10th Drunk Driving Offense Sentenced to Prison - 9&10 News

US Drunk Driving News - Wed, 11/01/2017 - 10:33

9&10 News

Man Arrested for 10th Drunk Driving Offense Sentenced to Prison
9&10 News
A downstate man arrested on his 10th drunk driving offense will now spend years in prison. Joseph Booker was sentenced to between 2 and 20 years in prison. Deputies found Booker slumped over in the front seat of his crashed car in Mason County back in ...

Authorities Use Special Kart, Goggles to Explain Drunk Driving - Wetzel Chronicle

US Drunk Driving News - Wed, 11/01/2017 - 01:46

Authorities Use Special Kart, Goggles to Explain Drunk Driving
Wetzel Chronicle
The Wetzel County Sheriff's Office has a new and unique way to teach area youth about the dangers of impaired driving. The office has purchased a Drunk Busters kart, along with drug Drunk Busters goggles. These tools allow users to realize how it feels ...

Woman uses Halloween to bring awareness to drunk driving - Local 8 Now

US Drunk Driving News - Tue, 10/31/2017 - 21:08

Woman uses Halloween to bring awareness to drunk driving
Local 8 Now
Woman uses Halloween to bring awareness to drunk driving. Error loading player: No playable sources found. By Taylor Young |. Updated: Tue 11:44 AM, Oct 31, 2017. NORTH TROY, Vt. (WCAX) -- Last year, police say there were over 2,000 DUI arrests ...

Halloween deadlier than New Years' Eve for drunk driving - WWL First News

US Drunk Driving News - Tue, 10/31/2017 - 09:56

WWL First News

Halloween deadlier than New Years' Eve for drunk driving
WWL First News
Halloween night is when we pretend to be ghastly creatures who have come back from the dead, but the holiday has become a night of real death, caused by drunken driving. Halloween is even deadlier than New Year's for fatal drunk driving crashes, ...

Phoenix authorities out in force to prevent drunk driving this H ... - AZFamily

US Drunk Driving News - Tue, 10/31/2017 - 04:21

AZFamily

Phoenix authorities out in force to prevent drunk driving this H ...
AZFamily
Authorities across the Phoenix-area are working together to enforce DUI checkpoints through the Halloween holiday.

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Woman arrested for drunk driving in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park - KHON2

US Drunk Driving News - Mon, 10/30/2017 - 21:31

KHON2

Woman arrested for drunk driving in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park
KHON2
Rangers made three DUI-related arrests in 2017, and park officials say there has been one confirmed fatality due to drunk driving this year. “Park officials are very concerned about the safety of people utilizing the park,” said Chief Ranger John Broward.

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Drunk driving law blocked in court - KRMG

US Drunk Driving News - Mon, 10/30/2017 - 18:09

KRMG

Drunk driving law blocked in court
KRMG
OKLAHOMA CITY - A new drunk driving law, set to take effect on Wednesday, is blocked Monday by the Oklahoma Supreme Court. The law creates a new program for first-time DUI offenders and abolishes the appeals process for people trying to keep their ...
Drugged Driving Surpasses Drunk Driving For Deadly Oklahoma Crashesnews9.com KWTV
Oklahoma Supreme Court blocks new drunken driving law | KFOR ...kfor.com
Oklahoma Supreme Court blocks new drunken driving lawNorman Transcript

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AAA offers Tow To Go to prevent Halloween drunk driving - WVLT

US Drunk Driving News - Mon, 10/30/2017 - 16:52

WVLT

AAA offers Tow To Go to prevent Halloween drunk driving
WVLT
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reports nearly 40 percent of all fatal crashes on Halloween involve a drunk driver. AAA is working with Budweiser this year to help prevent those crashes by offering ...

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