DUI

A fruit stand is destroyed after an alleged DUI driver careened into it in San Jose. (CBS)

SJ Father Clings To Life After DUI Driver Smashes Into Fruit Stand, Hitting Couple

Police say the driver careened out of control and slammed into a husband and wife at a fruit stand. It happened near the intersection of White Road and Mount Vista Drive, in San Jose.

02/21/2015

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CHP Identifies Hit-And-Run Wrong-Way Hwy 101 Driver

The California Highway Patrol has identified a Santa Rosa woman who is suspected of sideswiping two vehicles when she drove south on northbound U.S. Highway 101 in Windsor Monday.

02/06/2015

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DUI Suspect Rams Two CHP Pursuit Cars During Chase Though Oakland Streets

A 40-year-old man was arrested in Oakland early Thursday morning after he allegedly led California Highway Patrol officers on a chase that eventually ended when he rammed into two pursuit vehicles.

01/29/2015

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Sleeping Boy Hurt When Drunken Drag Racers Crash Into Merced House

A drunken motorist who was street racing slammed into a Northern California house. A boy sleeping inside the home was injured.

01/20/2015

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DUI Arrest For Driver In I-580 Crash After Car Flies Into Oncoming Traffic At 100-MPH

A 29-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of DUI after he lost control of his vehicle that flew into the air on Interstate Highway 580 in Oakland and collided into another car on the opposite side of the freeway early Sunday morning, a California Highway Patrol spokesman said.

01/18/2015

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San Mateo Judge Publicly Admonished For Driving With .12% Blood-Alcohol Level

A San Mateo County Superior Court judge who was convicted of driving with a blood-alcohol level exceeding the legal limit was publicly admonished by a state watchdog agency in San Francisco Tuesday.

12/30/2014

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

(CBS)

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

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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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