Drunk Driving

Jeep that police said was involved in a hit-and-run crash in Santa Cruz on July 9, 2015. (Bay City News Service)

Naked Man Arrested In Santa Cruz After Alleged DUI Hit-And-Run

A naked San Francisco man suspected of crashing a car while intoxicated was arrested in Santa Cruz early Thursday morning, police said.

07/09/2015

Marjorie Reitzell (San Mateo County Sheriff's Office)

Repeat DUI Offender Gets 30 Years To Life Sentence For Crash That Killed Menlo Park Couple

A woman with a prior DUI conviction who struck and killed a Menlo Park couple walking their dog in 2013 was sentenced to 30 years to life in prison Wednesday, prosecutors said.

07/08/2015

California State Senators speak during a session of the California State Senate in Sacramento. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

24-Hour Transportation Service For Drunk CA Senators Paid For By Taxpayers

One legislative chief of staff confirmed that the service is intended to prevent drunk driving by legislators.

05/30/2015

Brian Jones (Livermore Police Dept.)

Livermore DUI Suspect Charged With Murder In Deaths Of Mother, Baby At Family Gathering

An alleged drunk driver was charged with two counts of murder Thursday for the deaths of a mother and her baby in a crash in Livermore earlier this month.

05/21/2015

Anthony James Imbronone III (Gilroy Police Dept.)

Suspected DUI Driver In Gilroy Crash That Killed 4 Arrested

A 23-year-old man suspected of driving a car that crashed and killed four of his passengers near Gilroy last week was arrested Thursday, a California Highway Patrol spokesman said.

05/21/2015

marijuana, joint, pot, breathalyzer

Roadside Drug Breathalyzers Rejected By California Lawmakers

An Assembly committee has rejected making California one of more than a dozen states that allow police to conduct roadside testing for marijuana and other drugs.

05/05/2015

Livermore Crash Scene

Livermore Boy Recovering At Home After Car Plows Into Backyard, Kills 2 Relatives

A Livermore boy is back home Monday after police said a drunk driver plowed into their backyard on Saturday. The crash killed his aunt and baby cousin.

05/04/2015

Filip Handl. (Campbell Police Department)

Woman Run Over In Campbell Driveway, Stepfather Accused Of Murder, DUI

A 60-year-old man was arrested Thursday on suspicion of murder in a suspected DUI-related collision where his stepdaughter died after a pickup truck drove over her on a driveway in Campbell, police said.

03/20/2015

Alcoholic drinks known as "Summer Coolers" that police say were sold at an underground bar in East Oakland. (CBS)

Black Market Bars Selling Booze Popping Up In Bay Area Homes, Garages

It looks like any other house on the block, but inside police say it’s the modern day version of a speakeasy, selling something called summer coolers.

03/10/2015

Uber Ridesharing App

UBER Claims Their Service Is Dramatically Reducing DUIs

San Francisco ride-sharing service UBER claims that when their fleet of drivers arrives, DUIs appear to drop in major U.S. cities.

01/28/2015

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