DUI

A driver under suspicion of DUI undergoes a Breathalyzer test. (STR/AFP/Getty Images)

CA Lawmaker Wants To Put Breathalyzers Inside DUI Offenders’ Cars

The law would call for ignition interlocking devices. If the breathalyzers detect alcohol on your breath, the car just won’t start.

12/27/2014

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Passed Out Drunk Man Found In Trunk Of Car During Richmond DUI Stop On Christmas Eve

Police officers in Richmond discovered an apparently drunk man passed out in the trunk of a car pulled over during a DUI stop.

12/25/2014

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Driver Allegedly Tells CHP He Was ‘On His Way To North Pole To See Santa Claus’ After West Sonoma County Crash

An allegedly intoxicated driver who crashed into a power pole in West Sonoma County told CHP officers he was on his way to the North Pole to see Santa Claus.

12/22/2014

Novato Head-on Crash

2 Die In Novato Head-On Crash Caused By Wrong-Way Driver On Hwy 101

The CHP is reporting alcohol likely played a factor in a fatal crash Sunday morning that killed two people on U.S. Highway 101 in Marin County.

11/23/2014

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Petaluma Man Previously Convicted Of Flying Plane While Intoxicated Now Accused Of DUI

A Petaluma man who was convicted in 2012 of flying a plane while intoxicated was arrested Thursday evening on suspicion of driving under the influence, the California Highway Patrol said.

11/21/2014

Video showing Sonoma County deputies repeatedly hitting and using a stun gun on Esa Wroth, who was arrested on suspicion of DUI in January 2014. (CBS)

Video Shows Sonoma County DUI Suspect Being Roughed Up By Deputies, Taken To Hospital

A man is accusing the Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office of brutality after he said he was seriously beaten by deputies in an incident caught on video.

11/20/2014

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San Mateo Man Arrested After Allegedly Hitting 3 Special Needs Students, Teacher While Driving Under Influence

A San Mateo man was arrested Thursday on suspicion of swerving on to the sidewalk while driving under the influence and hitting three special needs students and a teacher, police said.

11/20/2014

A highway patrol officer guards a roadblock on Highway 38 near Angeles Oaks during a standoff with fugitive ex-cop Christopher Dorner, near San Bernardino, California on February 12, 2013. Nobody has yet been found in a burnt-out US mountain cabin where Dorner was believed to have barricaded himself after a six-day manhunt, a police spokesman said. Media reports that a body had been found in the cabin near Big Bear, east of Los Angeles, and identified as Dorner's were false, said Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) spokesman Andrew Smith. AFP PHOTO /JOE KLAMAR (Photo credit should read JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)

CHP Finds Suspected DUI Driver Asleep In Fast Lane On Highway 101 In San Rafael

A New Mexico man was arrested on suspicion of DUI after he was found sleeping in his car that straddled the two left lanes of U.S. Highway 101 in San Rafael early Thursday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.

11/20/2014

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Santa Rosa Woman Sentenced To 4 Years In Prison For 5th DUI Offense

A Santa Rosa woman with four previous DUI convictions was sentenced to four years in prison Monday for her fifth DUI offense, Sonoma County prosecutors said Tuesday.

11/18/2014

Bay Bridge Crash

Wrong-Way Driver Arrested For Bay Bridge Crash That Stalled Traffic For Hours

A woman was arrested on suspicion of DUI in a four-car collision on the Bay Bridge on Saturday night that left three others injured.

11/09/2014

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