Stories tagged: dui
Mon., Oct. 16, 2017
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
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
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
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
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
A recent insurance study links increased car crash claims to legalized recreational marijuana.
UPDATED: Thu., June 22, 2017
Adam Papini, a city prosecutor running for a municipal court judge seat who was
UPDATED: Wed., June 7, 2017
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
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
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
New Washington laws increase penalty for drivers using a smartphone or driving under the influence.
Wed., April 26, 2017
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
Sen. Mike Padden’s bill to tighten state DUI laws finally passes Legislature
Tue., April 18, 2017
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
A judge has sentenced a nine-time DUI offender to one to two years in jail, intensive treatment and probation.
Thu., April 6, 2017
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Lyft and Uber users likely to face surge pricing during peak New Year’s Eve hours
Thu., Dec. 29, 2016
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
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 …