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Holiday Crackdown On Drunk Driving In Force Dec. 16-Jan. 1

Holiday Crackdown On Drunk Driving In Force Dec. 16-Jan. 1

With the holidays so much on everyone’s mind for the next couple of weeks, it’s time for a reminder that having a bit too much cheer or too much beer before getting behind the wheel could land you in a much worse spot: jail. U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood, kicking off the... read more

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Idaho state senator John McGee

Idaho State Senator John McGee Booked For DUI, Grand Theft

It's been said that booze and politics shouldn't mix. Over the weekend, one state senator from Idaho learned the wisdom of those words the hard way. Things began innocently... read more June 20, 2011 by  2

Russian driver leaves Range Rover Sport on apartment steps

Suspected Drunk Driver Parks Range Rover Sport On Apartment Steps: Video

Ever considered just leaving your luxury SUV parked on the steps of an apartment building when you couldn’t find a regular parking spot? Probably not, but the driver of... read more April 12, 2011 by  0

Field sobriety test

Four Senators Push Takedown Of Apps That Show DUI Checkpoints, One Provider Complies

Four U.S. Senators have come out swinging against smartphone apps that reveal DUI checkpoints, allowing potentially intoxicated motorists to find alternate ways to the next... read more March 24, 2011 by  5

UFO over road. Image by Markusram.

Man Gets High On Fake Weed, Leads Cops On Chase To Save Girlfriend From Aliens

Richard Donald Blanscet's Wednesday night antics should vault him to Internet stardom. Why? He got high on Mr. Nice Guy "synthetic marijuana" then hopped into his burgundy... read more March 17, 2011 by  13

Breathalyzer ignition interlock

Federal Bill Could Make In-Car Alcohol Detectors More Common

Could ignition interlocks, which help prevent people from drunk driving, be installed on a much larger scale? Perhaps even so well-integrated in some vehicles that all you'd... read more March 11, 2011 by  1

Eric Perez. Photo via Hernando County Sheriff's Office.

Real Life Cougar Town: Drunk And Wrong Way Down The Freeway--In A Golf Cart

Cougar Town character Bobby Cobb has a real-life counterpart: Eric Perez. Busted late last month for driving a golf cart the wrong way down a divided highway just after... read more March 3, 2011 by  0

2011 Dodge Charger Pursuit police vehicle

Holiday Crackdown Targets Drunk Drivers—And Breathalyzer Refusers

As part of an annual "Drunk Driving: Over The Limit, Under Arrest" winter holiday crackdown, hundreds of law-enforcement agencies across the country will put in extra hours... read more December 13, 2010 by  0

Seal of California

Decriminalized Pot: How California Cured Road Rage, Cut The Gas Tax And Changed A Nation

LOS ANGELES, California, October 8, 2016 -- It's been a whirlwind six years since California Senate Bill 1449 was signed into law by then-Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger... read more October 8, 2010 by  6

U.S. Navy drunk driving deterrence display

Cities With The Most DUI Violations: San Diego, San Jose Lead

San Diego and San Jose, in California, have the most drunk-driving offenders among the top-20 largest cities in the U.S., in a recent look at its own data... read more September 27, 2010 by  0

mock DUI crash

Alleged DUI Driver On 3 Wheels Leads Cops On 11-Mile Chase

You'd never know it from images of Manhattan, but large parts of upstate New York are rural and not that well off. Nevertheless, Duane Bush isn't helping Genesee County with... read more August 19, 2010 by  0


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