Drunk Driving in the News

Don't fumble: Tackle drunk driving before the clock starts - Corsicana Daily Sun

US Drunk Driving News - Fri, 02/02/2018 - 17:09

Corsicana Daily Sun

Don't fumble: Tackle drunk driving before the clock starts
Corsicana Daily Sun
In all states, drivers are considered alcohol-impaired if they have a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) of .08 or higher. Drunk driving can be deadly, and even small amounts of alcohol can impair judgement to make driving unsafe. In 2016, there were 10 ...
HPD Super Bowl Drunk Driving ReminderBig Island Now
Don't fumble. Tackle drunk driving before the game startsCody Enterprise
Law enforcement warns against drunk driving ahead of Super Bowl weekendKern Golden Empire
WKYC-TV -UpperMichigansSource.com
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Study suggests tougher drunk driving limits - KTEN

US Drunk Driving News - Fri, 02/02/2018 - 14:30

KTEN

Study suggests tougher drunk driving limits
KTEN
DENISON, Texas -- A new study is suggesting lowering the legal blood alcohol limit. This would mean if you get behind the wheel after a couple of drinks, you could wind up behind bars. The report, released by the National Academies of Sciences ...

Texas Man Sentenced 50 Years for Drunk Driving Deaths - U.S. News & World Report

US Drunk Driving News - Fri, 02/02/2018 - 14:09

Texas Man Sentenced 50 Years for Drunk Driving Deaths
U.S. News & World Report
A Texas man has been sentenced to 50 years in prison after pleading guilty to driving drunk and killing three members of a family. Feb. 2, 2018, at 2:02 p.m.. Texas Man Sentenced 50 Years for Drunk Driving Deaths. Share. ×. Share on Facebook · Post on ...

Sheriff's Office ramps up efforts to fight drunk driving on Super Bowl Sunday - WKYC-TV

US Drunk Driving News - Fri, 02/02/2018 - 09:06

WKYC-TV

Sheriff's Office ramps up efforts to fight drunk driving on Super Bowl Sunday
WKYC-TV
For many fans, Super Bowl Sunday means football on our TV, snacks on our plate and often beer in our glass, but it can also mean an increase of drunk driving in our streets. Throughout Sunday and into Monday morning, the Lorain County Sheriff's Office ...
State Police to focus on drugged, drunk driving during Super Bowl Sunday Operation CAREUpperMichigansSource.com
Don't fumble: Tackle drunk driving before the clock startsRepublican & Herald
Sheriff shares anti-DUI message: 'Fans Don't Let Fans Drive Drunk'Santa Clarita Valley Signal
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Cops working OT in these towns Super Bowl Sunday to deter drunk driving - NJ.com

US Drunk Driving News - Fri, 02/02/2018 - 07:13

NJ.com

Cops working OT in these towns Super Bowl Sunday to deter drunk driving
NJ.com
If you're thinking of drinking and driving in New Jersey after watching the Super Bowl, the message from law enforcement agencies and advocacy groups is simple: don't. Instead, have a designated driver, use a rideshare app or take public transportation ...

RIDOT's New Series “Ripple Effect” Highlights Consequences of Drunk Driving - GoLocalProv

US Drunk Driving News - Fri, 02/02/2018 - 05:21

GoLocalProv

RIDOT's New Series “Ripple Effect” Highlights Consequences of Drunk Driving
GoLocalProv
The campaign, titled Ripple Effect, tells the story of everyday Rhode Islanders whose lives are ruined by the deaths of loved ones killed in crashes in which someone is impaired. "Like a pebble dropped into a pond, the ripples from the one action of a ...

Man gets 50 years for driving drunk, killing a mother, father and son - KHOU

US Drunk Driving News - Thu, 02/01/2018 - 19:28

KHOU

Man gets 50 years for driving drunk, killing a mother, father and son
KHOU
He had three prior convictions for drunk driving and served two years in prison for a May 2013 drunk driving incident in which deputies tried to stop him in Montgomery County. In the earlier case, he led them on a 22-mile chase that ended when he ...

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Man accused of drunk driving after speeding in Cape - NBC2 News

US Drunk Driving News - Thu, 02/01/2018 - 17:28

NBC2 News

Man accused of drunk driving after speeding in Cape
NBC2 News
An accused drunk driver slammed into the back of another car while driving down Pelican Boulevard in Cape Coral. “We basically just ran outside as soon as we heard it, it sounded like a freight train,” witness Francisco Coffigny said, “saw all the ...

RIDOT unveils new awareness campaign on dangers of drunk ... - WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

US Drunk Driving News - Thu, 02/01/2018 - 17:01

WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

RIDOT unveils new awareness campaign on dangers of drunk ...
WPRI 12 Eyewitness News
WPRI 12 Eyewitness News on WPRI.com is Providence, New Bedford, Fall River news and weather. We're coverage you can count on in Rhode Island and Southeastern Massachusetts.

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Tackle drunk driving before the Big Game starts - WSAV-TV

US Drunk Driving News - Thu, 02/01/2018 - 12:27

WSAV-TV

Tackle drunk driving before the Big Game starts
WSAV-TV
SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) — If your Big Game celebration this weekend includes alcohol, law enforcement officials urge you to have a game plan. Officers will be cracking down on drivers under the influence of alcohol or drugs. According to the Georgia ...

K2 Radio News: Flash Briefing For February 1st, 2018 – Morning - K2 Radio

US Drunk Driving News - Thu, 02/01/2018 - 09:05

K2 Radio

K2 Radio News: Flash Briefing For February 1st, 2018 – Morning
K2 Radio
A MAN WHO HAS PLEADED GUILTY TO CAUSING THE DEATH OF ANOTHER MAN BECAUSE HE WAS DRUNK DRIVING HAS BEEN SENTENCED TO PRISON. ON WEDNESDAY, 41-YEAR-OLD RUDY ISLA-MEJICO WAS SENTENCED TO 10 TO 15 YEARS IN PRISON FOR THE DEATH OF BOB ARNDT. THE SENTENCE ...

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Montana Man Sentenced for Drunk Driving Causing Death ... - U.S. News & World Report

US Drunk Driving News - Wed, 01/31/2018 - 22:47

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Montana Man Sentenced for Drunk Driving Causing Death ...
U.S. News & World Report
JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — A man who has pleaded guilty to causing the death of another man because he was drunk driving has been sentenced to prison.
Isla-Mejico sentenced, forgiven | Cops & Courts | jhnewsandguide.comJackson Hole News&Guide

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Police on high alert for drunk driving during Super Bowl - WAND

US Drunk Driving News - Wed, 01/31/2018 - 20:42

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Police on high alert for drunk driving during Super Bowl
WAND
ILLINOIS (WAND) – Drivers are asked to be aware of a higher police presence on Super Bowl weekend. Illinois State Police in District 10 say they will be bumping up patrols on the weekend of Super Bowl 52. Troopers say they will be moving through areas ...
Increased patrols to tackle drunk driving Sunday in cityRome Sentinel
Don't Fumble: Tackle Drunk Driving Before Super Bowl StartsSCVNEWS.com
Don't Fumble: Superbowl Drunk Drivers Will Be Saturated by Bayshore Area PoliceTAPinto.net
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New Mexico Police Arrest Parents Drunk Driving with Their Kids - News/Talk 790 KFYO

US Drunk Driving News - Wed, 01/31/2018 - 19:20

News/Talk 790 KFYO

New Mexico Police Arrest Parents Drunk Driving with Their Kids
News/Talk 790 KFYO
A New Mexico couple were arrested after they were pulled over for drunk driving. During the stop, the officer found three children in the car.

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Mothers Against Drunk Driving urging lawmakers to not cut DUI ... - KY3

US Drunk Driving News - Tue, 01/30/2018 - 17:30

KY3

Mothers Against Drunk Driving urging lawmakers to not cut DUI ...
KY3
Mothers Against Drunk Driving, or MADD, is urging state lawmakers to not cut funding for sobriety checkpoints to law enforcement agencies across the state.
Michigan's drunk driving laws second worst in the nation | The ...Michronicleonline

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BCSO: Husband arrested for killing wife in drunk driving crash in ... - mySanAntonio.com

US Drunk Driving News - Tue, 01/30/2018 - 14:31

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BCSO: Husband arrested for killing wife in drunk driving crash in ...
mySanAntonio.com
Bexar County Sheriff's Office deputies responded to the crash around 11:15 p.m., Jan. 29, at the intersection of Farm-to-Market Road 1346 and Schuwirth Road. Media: San Antonio Express-News. Deputies on Tuesday arrested a 49-year-old man after they ...

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Trial to start for man accused of 2015 drunk driving crash - KRQE News 13 (blog)

US Drunk Driving News - Tue, 01/30/2018 - 13:45

Trial to start for man accused of 2015 drunk driving crash
KRQE News 13 (blog)
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE)- The trial is set to begin for man accused of causing a crash that injured multiple people on Christmas Eve in 2015. Gerald Hernandez is accused of rear-ending a car that resulted in a chain reaction crash on I-40. Police say ...

Michigan's drunk driving laws second worst in the nation - Michronicleonline

US Drunk Driving News - Tue, 01/30/2018 - 13:34

Michronicleonline

Michigan's drunk driving laws second worst in the nation
Michronicleonline
Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) has released the 2018 Campaign to Eliminate Drunk Driving Report to the Nation, which rates every state's drunk driving laws and highlights drunk driving countermeasures related to MADD's Campaign to Eliminate Drunk ...

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