Drunk Driving in the News

Extra Missoula patrols take aim at drunk driving - KPAX.com ... - KPAX-TV

US Drunk Driving News - Tue, 12/26/2017 - 14:54

KPAX-TV

Extra Missoula patrols take aim at drunk driving - KPAX.com ...
KPAX-TV
Law enforcement stresses that everyone should make sure to have a sober ride home, adding that "Buzzed Driving Is Drunk Driving."

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CBS 42's Project Roadblock 2017: Because Buzzed Driving is Drunk Driving - WIAT 42

US Drunk Driving News - Tue, 12/26/2017 - 01:06

WIAT 42

CBS 42's Project Roadblock 2017: Because Buzzed Driving is Drunk Driving
WIAT 42
This year, CBS 42 is proud to support Project Roadblock, a special initiative from the Television Bureau of Advertising that promotes the “Buzzed Driving is Drunk Driving” public service advertising campaign from the Ad Council and the National Highway ...
Buzzed driving is drunk drivingNapoleon Northwest Signal

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Mother, infant son killed in Christmas Eve drunk driving crash according to LSP - WWL

US Drunk Driving News - Mon, 12/25/2017 - 14:31

WWL

Mother, infant son killed in Christmas Eve drunk driving crash according to LSP
WWL
LORANGER, La. -- A mother and her infant son were killed on Christmas Eve when a drunk driver crashed into their car, according to State Police. Shelley Mulkey, 19, and her 7-month-old son Ryan McCollum Jr. were killed when 36-year-old Jilliana Pamela ...
Cops: Drunk driver fleeing crash kills a mother and sonWWL First News

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Des Moines police officer charged with drunk driving, authorities say - DesMoinesRegister.com

US Drunk Driving News - Mon, 12/25/2017 - 12:39

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Des Moines police officer charged with drunk driving, authorities say
DesMoinesRegister.com
A Des Moines police officer was charged late last week after he was pulled over for driving with a blood alcohol level nearly twice the legal limit.

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Top 2017 stories: Annie's Law takes effect to increase use of drunk driving device - Chillicothe Gazette

US Drunk Driving News - Mon, 12/25/2017 - 08:00

Chillicothe Gazette

Top 2017 stories: Annie's Law takes effect to increase use of drunk driving device
Chillicothe Gazette
CHILLICOTHE - A local family's efforts to make their loved ones death lead to change came to fruition in 2017 when Annie's Law was signed in January and went into effect in April. Annie Rooney's family began working toward the ignition interlock law ...

Too drunk to drive? New California law could give you a free ride - Sacramento Bee

US Drunk Driving News - Mon, 12/25/2017 - 03:01

Law & Crime

Too drunk to drive? New California law could give you a free ride
Sacramento Bee
Drunk driving is 100 percent preventable and offering safe rides is one way that we can have a real impact on reducing (it),” she said. The bill was opposed by Alcohol Justice, a San Rafael-based nonprofit that lobbies against policy thought to ...
California Law Will Let Servers Give Drinkers Free Ride HomeNewsmax
New Law to Let Beer Makers Give Drinkers a Free Ride HomeLaw & Crime

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SCV Sheriff's Station warns against drunk driving during Christmas holiday - Santa Clarita Valley Signal

US Drunk Driving News - Sun, 12/24/2017 - 22:12

SCV Sheriff's Station warns against drunk driving during Christmas holiday
Santa Clarita Valley Signal
Santa Clarita Sheriff's deputies are warning residents to have a ride lined up should they choose to consume alcohol over this Christmas holiday. “If you don't plan ahead,” the station wrote, “ here are your other ride options: backs of a Sheriff's ...

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40 arrested for drunk driving over first two nights of Christmas ... - KUSI

US Drunk Driving News - Sun, 12/24/2017 - 19:21

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40 arrested for drunk driving over first two nights of Christmas ...
KUSI
CHP officers arrested more people than last year for suspected drunk driving in San Diego County on the first night of the Christmas holiday.

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Officials take to social media to curb drunk driving during the holidays - KMSP-TV

US Drunk Driving News - Sun, 12/24/2017 - 18:18

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Officials take to social media to curb drunk driving during the holidays
KMSP-TV
(KMSP) - Law enforcement has taken to social media to remind people to stay safe on the roads this holiday season. “If you can't recall the most famous reindeer of all, you should hand over the keys and find a sober ride,” the Minnesota State Patrol ...

Chicago dad driving so drunk that he could not remember how many kids were in the car, police say - Fox 32 Chicago

US Drunk Driving News - Sun, 12/24/2017 - 17:34

Fox 32 Chicago

Chicago dad driving so drunk that he could not remember how many kids were in the car, police say
Fox 32 Chicago
CHICAGO (Fox 32 News) - A Chicago man was arrested early Christmas Eve morning for drunk driving; so drunk, in fact, that he reportedly told officers that he had three kids in the car when he only had two. Riverside Police said they arrested Paul D ...

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State police sending out extra patrols to curtail drunk driving | WTNH ... - WTNH Connecticut News (press release)

US Drunk Driving News - Sun, 12/24/2017 - 16:24

State police sending out extra patrols to curtail drunk driving | WTNH ...
WTNH Connecticut News (press release)
Connecticut State Police are working hard to keep the roads safe this holiday weekend. They started adding additional patrols on Friday, and…

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Letters to Liam: An MMA Fighter's Mission to End Drunk Driving - NBC Bay Area

US Drunk Driving News - Sun, 12/24/2017 - 14:08

NBC Bay Area

Letters to Liam: An MMA Fighter's Mission to End Drunk Driving
NBC Bay Area
After losing their 15-month-old son, Liam Kowal, to a drunk driver, the fighter and his wife, Mishel Eder, are giving viewers a glimpse into their journey of grief in a documentary called "Letters to Liam" as they aim to end drunk driving. "Our fight ...

Ogdensburg woman charged with drunk driving after traffic stop on ... - North Country Now

US Drunk Driving News - Sun, 12/24/2017 - 12:48

Ogdensburg woman charged with drunk driving after traffic stop on ...
North Country Now
OSWEGATCHIE — Ashley M. Hyde, 29, of Ogdensburg, was charged by state police on drunk driving counts after a traffic stop on State Route 184 on Dec. 24 at 3:47 a.m.. Hyde was charged with driving while intoxicated, first offense and operating a motor ...

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Heuvelton man charged with felony drunk driving in Macomb - North Country Now

US Drunk Driving News - Sun, 12/24/2017 - 11:29

Heuvelton man charged with felony drunk driving in Macomb
North Country Now
Heuvelton man charged with felony drunk driving in Macomb. Sunday, December 24, 2017 - 11:28 am. MACOMB — David I. Mitchell, 47, of Heuvelton, was charged by St. Lawrence County Sheriff's deputies Dec. 22 on State Highway 58 with driving while ...

Secretary of State warns about drunk driving - FOX Illinois

US Drunk Driving News - Sat, 12/23/2017 - 23:00

FOX Illinois

Secretary of State warns about drunk driving
FOX Illinois
Secretary of State, Jesse White, wants to reminds drivers that driving drunk can be deadly. He says last Christmas Eve and Christmas day two of the nine fatalities were alcohol related. On New Year's Eve and New Year's Day three of the seven fatalities ...

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Letters to Liam: An MMA Fighter's Mission to End Drunk Driving - NBC Southern California

US Drunk Driving News - Sat, 12/23/2017 - 16:14

NBC Southern California

Letters to Liam: An MMA Fighter's Mission to End Drunk Driving
NBC Southern California
After losing their 15-month-old son, Liam Kowal, to a drunk driver, the fighter and his wife, Mishel Eder, are giving viewers a glimpse into their journey of grief in a documentary called "Letters to Liam" as they aim to end drunk driving. "Our fight ...

Drunk Driving Arrest made in Plainfield | WTNH Connecticut News - WTNH Connecticut News (press release)

US Drunk Driving News - Sat, 12/23/2017 - 10:38

WTNH Connecticut News (press release)

Drunk Driving Arrest made in Plainfield | WTNH Connecticut News
WTNH Connecticut News (press release)
A woman driving erratically while on security footage was arrested Friday evening for Drinking and Driving.

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Seymour man charged in drunk driving accident that injured his 3 ... - Fox 59

US Drunk Driving News - Sat, 12/23/2017 - 06:39

Fox 59

Seymour man charged in drunk driving accident that injured his 3 ...
Fox 59
JACKSON COUNTY, Ind. -- Friday night, the Jackson County Sheriff's Department were called to the scene of a one vehicle crash on State Road 11, north of Redding Road.

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Des Moines Officer Arrested, Charged With Drunk Driving - whotv.com

US Drunk Driving News - Fri, 12/22/2017 - 21:36

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Des Moines Officer Arrested, Charged With Drunk Driving
whotv.com
DES MOINES, Iowa -- A Des Moines police officer was arrested and charged with drunk driving overnight. Police say Officer Brett Vanderpool had a blood alcohol level nearly twice the legal limit. Vanderpool joined the department in January, and was ...

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Authorities: Former Indiana sheriff, wife killed in drunk driving crash - Fox 59

US Drunk Driving News - Fri, 12/22/2017 - 19:37

Fox 59

Authorities: Former Indiana sheriff, wife killed in drunk driving crash
Fox 59
ROCKVILLE, Ind. — Authorities say a former sheriff and his wife have died following a head-on collision with a drunken driver in western Indiana. The Tribune-Star reports 74-year-old Michael Eslinger and 73-year-old Darla Eslinger died in the crash ...

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