Stories tagged: DUI
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.
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 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.
New Washington laws increase penalty for drivers using a smartphone or driving under the influence.
Wed., April 26, 2017, 8:39 a.m.
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
The state needed to toughen the law to lower the risk of tragedy.
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.