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Man hospitalized, charged with DUI after crash in Pend Oreille County

A 26-year-old man was hospitalized and charged with driving under the influence Monday after crashing his car on a highway in Pend Oreille County.


Surge in DUI blood tests for drugs causes case backlog for state toxicology lab

Washington’s toxicology lab is struggling with a backlog of cases, thanks in part to growing number of blood tests for suspected DUI cases.


UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 22, 2018, 6:39 a.m.

WSP troopers write 878 tickets for distracted driving in first month of Washington’s E-DUI law

When Washington’s E-DUI law went into effect in June, police officers, deputies, and state troopers hoped drivers would think twice before reaching for their phones.


UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 21, 2018, 9:31 p.m.

Two days after DUI arrest, CdA deputy administrator resigns

City of Coeur d’Alene deputy administrator Sam Taylor resigned Wednesday, two days after he was booked into Kootenai County jail on suspicion of DUI.


UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 13, 2018, 7:12 p.m.

Rep. Timm Ormsby rolls Jeep, charged with DUI

Rep. Timm Ormsby charged in Olympia with driving under the influence after rolling his Jeep.


UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 12, 2018, 7:45 p.m.

Spokane police detective placed on leave following DUI arrest

A Spokane police detective was arrested Saturday night under suspicion of driving under the influence.


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.


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 …


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.


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.


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 …


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.


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.


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.


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 …


Timing propels passage of tougher DUI law

The state needed to toughen the law to lower the risk of tragedy.