sobriety checkpoints

NHTSA Won't Randomly Pull You Over & Test You For Booze Anymore (Without Your Consent)
NHTSA Won't Randomly Pull You Over & Test You For Booze Anymore (Without Your Consent)

Back in November, some motorists in Fort Worth, Texas had an unusual and unnerving experience: according to a report at NBC DFW, "Some drivers in North Fort Worth on Friday were stopped at a police roadblock and directed into a parking lot where they were asked by federal contractors for samples of...Read More»

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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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“Drive Sober Or Get Pulled Over” National Campaign Aug.19-Sept.5

With Labor Day fast approaching, the high-intensity nationwide crackdown on drunk driving is in full mobilization with the “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign, which runs from August 19 through September. 5. Broadcast and cable television, radio, online and social media spots with...Read More»

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Survey: Majority In CA Favor Tougher Penalties For Drugged Driving

Those who drive while drugged and impaired should face the same penalties as those who drive while drunk. At least that's what a new survey suggests a majority of Californians think. According to a new statewide traffic survey conducted by California's Office of Traffic Safety (OTS), nearly 70...Read More»

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CA Sobriety Checkpoints Snare Illegals, Pad Tow Companies?

In California, sobriety checkpoints intended to stop drunk drivers are far more often cracking down on unlicensed drivers and particularly illegal immigrants—leading many to wonder about the legality of the checkpoints themselves, and their placement. Sobriety checkpoints are big income...Read More»

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