Stories tagged: DUI
Sun., Jan. 21, 2018, 2:47 p.m.
Oregon’s top prison doctor arrested for DUI
The clinical director for the Oregon Department of Corrections is facing charges of driving under the influence.
Sun., Dec. 31, 2017, 3:47 p.m.
Former Idaho legislator arrested again for DUI
Former state legislator Brandon Hixon was arrested for the second time this month for driving under the influence.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 23, 2017, 5:20 p.m.
Rathdrum man awaiting sentencing to spend holidays in jail
A northwestern Idaho man will spend the holidays behind bars as he awaits sentencing for a series of charges stemming from a brawl with police earlier this year.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 22, 2017, 5:10 p.m.
Federal prosecutor arrested Friday on DUI charge
An Assistant U.S. Attorney, who was part of the prosecution team that won a conviction against former Spokane Police Officer Karl F. Thompson Jr., was arrested early Friday and charged …
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 10, 2017, 2:17 p.m.
Police: Former Idaho lawmaker arrested for DUI, resisting
A former Idaho lawmaker who resigned amid a sexual abuse investigation has now been arrested for driving under the influence and resisting arrest.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 2, 2017, 8:38 p.m.
Stevens County deputy faces DUI charge after blowing through scene of fatal accident in Montana
A Stevens County Sheriff’s deputy has been charged with aggravated DUI and felony criminal endangerment in Montana, according to Flathead County court documents.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 30, 2017, 12:15 p.m.
Randy Travis loses legal bid to keep DUI footage private
A federal judge has denied a request by country singer Randy Travis to stop the state of Texas from releasing footage of him naked and ranting during a 2012 DUI …
Tue., Nov. 28, 2017, 9:16 p.m.
DUI suspect crashes car into Spokane police vehicle
A drunk driver collided with a Spokane police vehicle Tuesday evening, sending the officer to the hospital, according to police reports.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 13, 2017, 3:24 p.m.
Municipal Court candidate who lost election bid after DUI charge back at work as assistant city prosecutor
It’s been five months since Municipal Court judicial candidate Adam Papini worked as a lawyer. Today, that changed.
Fri., Oct. 27, 2017, 7:30 p.m.
Tiger Woods pleads guilty to reckless driving
Tiger Woods has pleaded guilty to reckless driving in a deal that will keep him out of jail as long as he stays out of trouble. The plea agreement Friday …
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 27, 2017, 8:02 a.m.
Motorcyclist killed when struck by SUV in Spokane Valley; driver arrested
An SUV struck and killed a motorcyclist Thursday morning in Spokane Valley.
Mon., Oct. 16, 2017, 10:27 p.m.
Man passes out in Jack In The Box drive-thru, leads Spokane Valley deputies on high-speed chase
Spokane Valley authorities say an intoxicated driver passed out in a Jack In The Box drive-thru before leading deputies on a brief high-speed chase early Sunday.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 6, 2017, 10:08 p.m.
City prosecutor charged with DUI makes rare public appearance at campaign forum
In a rare public appearance, city prosecutor Adam Papini chose to face a roomful of his peers to talk openly about his beleaguered campaign as a candidate for municipal court …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 29, 2017, 7:12 a.m.
City prosecutor still on ballot after June DUI arrest
A city prosecutor arrested for DUI in June remains on the ballot for a municipal court judge position despite all signs pointing to an abandoned campaign.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 6, 2017, 7:25 a.m.
2 children, 3 adults injured in crash; DUI suspected
Two children and three adults were injured Monday evening in a crash near Deer Park that investigators believe was caused, in part, by driving under the influence. Kelly M. Walsh, …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 18, 2017, 7:56 p.m.
Driver accused of vehicular assault in Lincoln County crash that injured 2
A driver is expected to face a vehicular assault charge after the car she was driving rolled into a ditch in Lincoln County, according to the Washington State Patrol. Dana …
Fri., June 23, 2017, 5:40 a.m.
Insurance study ties legal pot to boost in car crash claims
A recent insurance study links increased car crash claims to legalized recreational marijuana.
UPDATED: Thu., June 22, 2017, 9:07 p.m.
Spokane city prosecutor vying for municipal court judge seat remains on leave following DUI arrest
Adam Papini, a city prosecutor running for a municipal court judge seat who was
UPDATED: Wed., June 7, 2017, 10:54 p.m.
Spokane city prosecutor running for municipal court judge seat arrested Sunday after allegedly driving drunk
A Spokane city attorney running for a municipal court judge seat was arrested for suspicion of driving under the influence Sunday in Cheney.
Tue., May 30, 2017, 10:31 a.m.
Tiger Woods found asleep at the wheel, no alcohol in his system
Police found Tiger Woods asleep at the wheel on the side of a six-lane Florida road in the dark of morning, the engine running and his right blinker flashing. His …
UPDATED: Mon., May 29, 2017, 1:32 p.m.
Tiger Woods arrested in Florida on DUI charge, released
Tiger Woods was arrested early Monday on a DUI charge in Jupiter, Florida, and spent nearly four hours in a county jail before he was released.
Tue., May 16, 2017, 11:08 p.m.
Washington to drivers: Put the cellphone down, don’t risk fourth DUI
New Washington laws increase penalty for drivers using a smartphone or driving under the influence.
Wed., April 26, 2017, 8:39 a.m.
276 stops made during weekend emphasis patrol in Moscow
The Moscow Police Department cracked down on distracted drivers this past weekend, making 276 traffic stops – and issuing citations in nearly a third of the stops – from Friday …
Wed., April 26, 2017
Timing propels passage of tougher DUI law
The state needed to toughen the law to lower the risk of tragedy.
UPDATED: Fri., April 21, 2017, 10:39 p.m.
Fourth DUI could soon be a felony in Washington
Sen. Mike Padden’s bill to tighten state DUI laws finally passes Legislature
Tue., April 18, 2017, 3:59 p.m.
West Side man arrested for alleged 11th DUI
A 59-year-old suburban Seattle man has been arrested for what authorities say is his 11th arrest for driving under the influence.
Fri., April 7, 2017, 11:48 a.m.
Drunk driver receives shorter prison sentence for treatment
A judge has sentenced a nine-time DUI offender to one to two years in jail, intensive treatment and probation.
Thu., April 6, 2017, 4:48 p.m.
Suspected DUI crash closes Argonne Road
A man was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of drugs after he ran a red light and hit a car at Argonne Road and Broadway Avenue in …
Thu., April 6, 2017, 1:28 p.m.
Montana man who says he has 22 DUIs pleads guilty to another
A Montana man who says he has 22 convictions for driving under the influence has pleaded guilty to another felony DUI.
Wed., April 5, 2017, 6:17 p.m.
Woman suspected of DUI led Spokane County deputy on high speed chase before crashing
A woman was arrested late Tuesday after leading a deputy on a high speed chase through Spokane Valley, only stopping when she crashed into a tree.