Stories tagged: DUI
UPDATED: Fri., April 21, 2017, 10:39 p.m.
Sen. Mike Padden’s bill to tighten state DUI laws finally passes Legislature
Tue., April 18, 2017, 3:59 p.m.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Tue., April 4, 2017, 9:53 a.m.
A teen who was charged for driving under the influence of intoxicants and assault says he cannot remember was caused him to swerve into the opposing traffic, causing a car …
Mon., March 27, 2017, 1:52 p.m.
The teenage son of former Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber has been sentenced to a week in jail after pleading guilty to driving under the influence of intoxicants during a crash …
UPDATED: Thu., March 23, 2017, 5:26 p.m.
Utah’s governor announced Thursday that he will sign legislation giving the predominantly Mormon state the strictest DUI threshold in the country, a change that restaurant groups and representatives of the …
UPDATED: Mon., March 20, 2017, 9:57 p.m.
House considers a bill to toughen the DUI law and another to make it easier for law enforcement to get drug samples from drivers suspected of being under the influence …
Tue., Feb. 28, 2017, 7:55 a.m.
A 54-year-old man arrested in Butte on suspicion of driving under the influence told authorities he had 22 prior convictions for the same crime.
Fri., Feb. 17, 2017, 10:31 a.m.
A man has been accused of endangering children by driving while intoxicated and crashing into a school bus in Billings that was carrying 16 children.
Fri., Jan. 27, 2017, 3:02 p.m.
The Washington State Patrol says it arrested a man who had been driving on Interstate 5 in Shoreline with a blood-alcohol content six times the legal limit.
Tue., Jan. 3, 2017, 3:37 p.m.
A state lawmaker wants to make Utah’s DUI threshold the strictest in the nation by lowering the blood-alcohol content limit to 0.05 percent.
Fri., Dec. 30, 2016, 4:10 p.m.
Lyft and Uber users likely to face surge pricing during peak New Year’s Eve hours
Thu., Dec. 29, 2016, 10:48 a.m.
The Oregon Court of Appeals has reversed the conviction of a wheelchair user who had been found guilty of driving under the influence of intoxicants.
Sun., Dec. 18, 2016, 6:19 p.m.
WENATCHEE – The Washington State Patrol and local law enforcement agencies will be ramping up their DUI patrols through the end of the year. With funding by the Washington Traffic …
Tue., Nov. 22, 2016, 12:19 p.m.
Post Falls Police officer Brenda Knight has been charged with a DUI after an off-duty car accident Saturday night near Rathdrum, Idaho.
Thu., Nov. 17, 2016, 4:37 p.m.
A woman ejected from her car in a rollover crash on Highway 291 in Stevens County Thursday morning has been charged with driving under the influence.
Tue., Nov. 15, 2016, 10:39 a.m.
Nampa’s fire chief, who was seriously injured when he crashed his motorcycle into the back of a car in September, has been charged with excessive DUI in connection to the …
Sun., Oct. 30, 2016, 3:50 p.m.
A Spokane man was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol and reckless driving in a two-car crash on Interstate 90 that left him and six others …
Wed., Oct. 5, 2016, 2:21 p.m.
Prosecutors in Montana have dropped a charge of driving under the influence filed against a former Navy SEAL who said he shot and killed Osama bin Laden.
Mon., Oct. 3, 2016, 7:38 a.m.
A resident of Dalton Gardens was jailed for the seventh time after being accused of driving under the influence on Saturday . Paul A. Hendzel, 54, was pulled over about …
Sun., Oct. 2, 2016, 7:23 p.m.
A man was arrested on his seventh charge of driving under the influence Saturday in Dalton Gardens, Idaho, after he allegedly tried to outrun sheriff’s deputies in a pickup truck.
Mon., Sept. 12, 2016, 8:33 a.m.
A man whose station wagon crashed into a motorcycle Sunday evening west of Spokane was accused by state troopers of driving under the influence. Brandon M. Mott, 30, was driving …
Mon., Aug. 15, 2016, 7:46 a.m.
A man accused of driving under the influence was at fault in a crash that injured himself and three others on Interstate 90 in Liberty Lake on Sunday, the Washington …
Mon., Aug. 1, 2016, 8:37 a.m.
Investigators believe drugs or alcohol were a factor in two single-vehicle crashes that injured four people Sunday near Deer Park.
UPDATED: Sat., July 16, 2016, 5:08 p.m.
Five people were injured in a crash that shut down Sullivan Road at Sprague Avenue for five hours early Saturday morning.
Wed., July 13, 2016, 5:17 p.m.
Spokane County Prosecutor Larry Haskell said Wednesday that his office will be cracking down on people charged with driving under the influence, even first time offenders.
Thu., June 23, 2016, 11:13 a.m.
Four teenagers and a 54-year-old woman were hospitalized Thursday night after a speeding car hit their van from behind and sent it tumbling down a steep embankment near Priest River, …