Drunk Driving in the News

Drunk-driving charged in Braintree crash - Wicked Local

US Drunk Driving News - Sat, 01/27/2018 - 11:09

Wicked Local

Drunk-driving charged in Braintree crash
Wicked Local
A 25-year-old Weymouth man was charged with drunk driving after a four-car crash that injured two people early Saturday morning at the merge of Routes 3 and 128. State Police said Randall Barbosa was speeding southbound in a 2008 BMW on Route 128 at ...
Drunk Driver Causes High-Speed Braintree Crash, Police SayCBS Boston / WBZ

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Drunk driving woman injures West Haven Police Officer - WTNH.com - WTNH Connecticut News (press release)

US Drunk Driving News - Sat, 01/27/2018 - 10:15

WTNH Connecticut News (press release)

Drunk driving woman injures West Haven Police Officer - WTNH.com
WTNH Connecticut News (press release)
A West Haven Police officer suffered minor injuries when a drunk driving woman collided into his cruiser.

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Multiple drunk driving incidents reported in Rochester - The Oakland Press

US Drunk Driving News - Sat, 01/27/2018 - 01:46

The Oakland Press

Multiple drunk driving incidents reported in Rochester
The Oakland Press
A Rochester officer was on patrol in the area of Third Street and Pine Street when he saw a vehicle pull out of a parking lot and stop in the middle of the roadway blocking traffic. The officer made contact with the driver, a 33-year-old Mt. Clemens ...

Man Sentenced for Fourth Drunk Driving Offense - MI News 26

US Drunk Driving News - Fri, 01/26/2018 - 18:53

MI News 26

Man Sentenced for Fourth Drunk Driving Offense
MI News 26
Friday morning, 49 year-old Edwin Allen Harris of Pullman, Michigan was sentenced to serve 20 months to five years in prison. Harris had pleaded guilty to operating while intoxicated, third offense, and attempted resisting and obstructing a police ...

Nebraska officials start bilingual drunk driving campaign - Scottsbluff Star Herald

US Drunk Driving News - Fri, 01/26/2018 - 16:10

Scottsbluff Star Herald

Nebraska officials start bilingual drunk driving campaign
Scottsbluff Star Herald
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police and Hispanic community leaders are spreading the message in two languages: It's wrong to drink and drive. The Latino Police Officers Association, Hispanic community group La Casa del Pueblo and Lamar Outdoor Advertising ...

Fort Drum's Drunk Driving Prevention Program strives to keep Soldiers safe - DVIDS (press release)

US Drunk Driving News - Fri, 01/26/2018 - 15:50

DVIDS (press release)

Fort Drum's Drunk Driving Prevention Program strives to keep Soldiers safe
DVIDS (press release)
The Drunk Driving Prevention Program is helping Fort Drum Soldiers adhere to those safety standards by offering a free designated driver service. Volunteer drivers provide rides every Friday and Saturday, between 8 p.m. and 6 a.m. for service members ...

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Delaware should get tougher on drunk driving: Themal - The News Journal

US Drunk Driving News - Fri, 01/26/2018 - 11:24

Delaware should get tougher on drunk driving: Themal
The News Journal
Reducing the blood alcohol count (BAC) law to .05 in drivers also has the support of such non-governmental organizations as the Mothers Against Drunk Driving and as part of the even more extreme getting-to-zero initiative of the Advocates of Highway ...

Lacey Police Charge Forked River Man With Drunk Driving - Patch.com

US Drunk Driving News - Fri, 01/26/2018 - 10:03

Lacey Police Charge Forked River Man With Drunk Driving
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LACEY TOWNSHIP, NJ - Lacey police recently arrested a Forked River man after a two-car accident and charged him with driving under the influence and possession of marijuana, Police Chief Michael C. Dibella said. Officer Jesse Dalziel responded to the ...

MADD give Idaho's drunk driving laws low ranking | Morning News - Blackfoot Morning News

US Drunk Driving News - Thu, 01/25/2018 - 22:10

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MADD give Idaho's drunk driving laws low ranking | Morning News
Blackfoot Morning News
The international anti-drunk driving organization MADD issued a report this week that ranked the nation's states for their drunk driving laws. Idaho's laws faired poorly. MADD uses a zero to five star system based on whether a state has laws covering ...
MADD Gives Texas Low Marks When it Comes to Drunk Driving ...WBAP News/Talk
Montana Most Lenient State for Drunk Drivers - The DriveThe Drive
SC below average in MADD report | www.gaffneyledger.com ...Gaffney Ledger

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Nebraska officials start bilingual drunk driving campaign | KHGI - NTV

US Drunk Driving News - Thu, 01/25/2018 - 19:58

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Nebraska officials start bilingual drunk driving campaign | KHGI
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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) Omaha police and Hispanic community leaders are spreading the message in two languages: It's wrong to drink and drive.The Latino Police Officers Association, Hispanic community group La Casa del Pueblo and Lamar Outdoor Advertising are wo.

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Mass. Man Arrested For Alleged Wrong Way Drunk Driving | Salem ... - Patch.com

US Drunk Driving News - Thu, 01/25/2018 - 12:29

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Mass. Man Arrested For Alleged Wrong Way Drunk Driving | Salem ...
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NH Cops Bag Tewksbury Man On DWI Charge - Salem, NH - Jason Marion of Tewksbury was arrested today on Rockingham Park Boulevard allegedly attempting to drive south I-93 in the northbound lane.

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Nebraska Officials Start Bilingual Drunk Driving Campaign - U.S. News & World Report

US Drunk Driving News - Thu, 01/25/2018 - 11:06

Nebraska Officials Start Bilingual Drunk Driving Campaign
U.S. News & World Report
The Latino Police Officers Association, Hispanic community group La Casa del Pueblo and Lamar Outdoor Advertising are working together to create 11 bilingual billboards warning of the dangers of drunk driving, the Omaha World-Herald reported . The ...

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SC scores below average in MADD report on drunk driving - Columbia Star

US Drunk Driving News - Thu, 01/25/2018 - 11:05

SC scores below average in MADD report on drunk driving
Columbia Star
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 ...
MADD's latest report on drunken driving shows we still have a long way to goKankakee Daily Journal

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To curb Wellington drunk driving, PBSO operation nets 28 DUI arrests - MyPalmBeachPost

US Drunk Driving News - Thu, 01/25/2018 - 09:00

MyPalmBeachPost

To curb Wellington drunk driving, PBSO operation nets 28 DUI arrests
MyPalmBeachPost
Palm Beach County sheriff's deputies have made 28 DUI arrests in Wellington since Dec. 1, the start of Operation Wild Stallion. (Jennifer Podis/The Palm Beach Post). Posted: 9:00 a.m. Thursday, January 25, 2018. A campaign to halt drunk driving and ...

MILITARY REPORT: Soldiers Against Drunk Driving - webcenter11

US Drunk Driving News - Thu, 01/25/2018 - 01:09

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MILITARY REPORT: Soldiers Against Drunk Driving
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FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Many soldiers at Fort Wainwright are volunteering their time for the 'Soldiers Against Drunk Driving' program to help provide safe and dependable rides home. For this week's Military Report, Julia Laude met with some of these ...

VIDEO: Texas police release footage of drunk driving wreck that submerged family into creek - Midland Reporter-Telegram

US Drunk Driving News - Wed, 01/24/2018 - 19:27

Midland Reporter-Telegram

VIDEO: Texas police release footage of drunk driving wreck that submerged family into creek
Midland Reporter-Telegram
Manor police arrested a man who allegedly drove himself and his family off a bridge and into a creek Saturday night, Jan. 20. Media: San Antonio Express-News. Manor police arrested a man who allegedly drove himself and his family off a bridge and into ...

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Can ridesharing apps help prevent drunk driving? - The Source Weekly (press release) (blog)

US Drunk Driving News - Wed, 01/24/2018 - 18:45

The Source Weekly (press release) (blog)

Can ridesharing apps help prevent drunk driving?
The Source Weekly (press release) (blog)
It's been just over eight months since Uber arrived in Bend, and nearly seven months since Lyft followed suit. While Central Oregon may be relatively late to the ridesharing party, the San Francisco startups didn't waste any time after a change in taxi ...

MADD ranks WV in top five best states for drunk driving laws - Beckley Register-Herald

US Drunk Driving News - Wed, 01/24/2018 - 18:23

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MADD ranks WV in top five best states for drunk driving laws
Beckley Register-Herald
A Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) report shows West Virginia is one of the top five best rated states for drunk driving laws. MADD's Campaign to Eliminate Drunk Driving report rates state laws in five categories: conducting sobriety checkpoints ...
Traffic safety policy needs to move into the 21st century | OpinionSun Sentinel

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Tomah man referred for sixth-offense drunk driving | Crime-and ... - La Crosse Tomah Journal

US Drunk Driving News - Wed, 01/24/2018 - 17:54

La Crosse Tomah Journal

Tomah man referred for sixth-offense drunk driving | Crime-and ...
La Crosse Tomah Journal
A 53-year-old Tomah man was referred to the Monroe County District Attorney for sixth-offense drunk driving after police responded to a report of an unconscious male in a ditch shortly.

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