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Drunk Driving

Menlo Park police on the scene of a suspected drunk driving crash that killed two pedestrians near Chilco Street and Constitution Drive on October 24, 2013. Police have identified the suspect as Marjorie Reitzell of Redwood City. (CBS)

Menlo Park Couple Fatally Struck By Alleged Drunk Driver

Two people walking a dog were struck from behind and killed by a suspected drunken driver in Menlo Park Thursday night, a police commander said.


A San Francisco Police patrol car (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Off-Duty SF Police Sergeant Pleads Not Guilty In DUI Hit & Run

A San Francisco police sergeant charged with driving under the influence and hit-and-run for an incident that occurred earlier this month had a blood-alcohol level of .28 percent—more than three times the legal limit—at the time of his arrest, prosecutors said Thursday.


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Traffic Light Installed At SF Corner Where Teen Was Killed In Suspected DUI Crash

A new traffic beacon installed at the corner of Sloat Blvd. and Forest View Dr. is the first of its kind in San Francisco and only the second in the state.


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49ers Prepare To Move Forward Without Aldon Smith

The San Francisco 49ers placed linebacker Aldon Smith on the reserve non-football injury list Monday as he enters rehab for substance abuse and begins what team CEO Jed York has termed an indefinite absence.


Aldon Smith booking photo. (San Jose Police Dept.)

49ers’ Aldon Smith Arrested For DUI, Marijuana Possession After San Jose Crash

San Jose police say San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith has been arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence.


Heather Ann Howell (Santa Rosa Press Democrat)

Santa Rosa Woman Faces Retrial In Fatal Road Rage Crash

The Sonoma County District Attorney’s Office plans to retry a woman for murder in connection with a road rage crash that killed a Santa Rosa man last year.


Heather Ann Howell (Santa Rosa Press Democrat)

Santa Rosa Woman Guilty Of Manslaughter In DUI Crash; Jury Deadlocks On Murder Charge

A Sonoma County Superior Court jury Thursday afternoon convicted a Santa Rosa woman of gross vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated and reckless driving, but could not reach a verdict on a second-degree murder charge in connection with a crash that killed another driver last year.



Ex-Contra Costa Sheriff’s Deputy Found Guilty In ‘Dirty DUI’ Case

A federal jury on Tuesday afternoon found a former Contra Costa County sheriff’s deputy guilty of conspiracy, wire fraud and extortion for aiding a former private investigator in arranging so-called “dirty DUI” arrests in Danville.


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Danville Woman Injured In Suspected DUI Crash Dies

A woman who was critically injured by a suspected drunk driver in Danville last week has died from her injuries, according to police and the Contra Costa County coroner’s office.


Bacich Elementary School in Kentfield. (CBS)

Marin Nanny Accused Of Driving Drunk To Pick Up Kids From School

A nanny was arrested for allegedly driving drunk when she was about to pick up children from a Marin County elementary school Monday afternoon.