Driving Under The Influence

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Del. Man Picks Up 9th DUI At Yard Sale

A Delaware man trying to score a deal at a yard sale over the weekend ended up with his 9th DUI instead.

07/07/2014

(The Philadelphia Police Department's DUI checkpoint truck.  File photo by KYW's John Ostapkovich)

Area Police Forces Stepping Up DUI Enforcement As Holiday Approaches

July 4th is next weekend, but police throughout Pennsylvania are hitting the streets starting tonight to nab impared drivers.

06/27/2014

The US Coast Guard conducts a simulated "BUI" ("boating under the influence") stop on the Delaware River.  Photo by John Ostapkovich.

Drunk Driving, and Boating, Targeted by Phila. Area Law Enforcement

Public safety officials gathered along the Delaware riverfront to warn against a list of activities that become very dangerous when intoxicants are added.

06/23/2014

DUI Cases

Erratic Driving Not Required For DUI

Can you be ticketed for DUI even when not driving erratically?

06/05/2014

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No Breathalyzer Needed For DUI Conviction

Many people who are pulled over for suspicion of driving while intoxicated mistakenly believe that if they don’t take a breathalyzer test they can’t be convicted.

11/29/2013

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Underage Drinking Could Cost You

Unlike drunk driving, in which you are considered impaired if your blood alcohol level is .08, to prove underage drinking, your blood alcohol level only has to be .02.

11/07/2013

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DUI Doesn’t Mean Drunk Driving

A Connecticut woman found out the hard way that to be arrested for DUI, you don’t have to be drunk.

10/18/2013

(A breath test administered with an Alcotest tester.  File photo)

After Challenge, NJ Top Court Affirms Most DUI Breath Test Results

Alcotest replaced the Breathalyzer over a decade ago, and its accuracy has been challenged in court a number of times since then.

09/19/2013

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Police: Intoxicated Man Drove Car Into Dry Cleaners

Delaware State Police say a man driving under the influence of alcohol crashed his car into a dry cleaners business.

02/02/2013

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Refusing A Breathalyzer

Many people who are pulled over for suspicion of driving while intoxicated mistakenly believe that if they don’t take a breathalizer test they can’t be convicted. They’re wrong twice.

12/19/2012

Drowsy Driving Liability

Can you be liable for drowsy driving? Or responsible if you know that someone else is tired behind the wheel?

12/10/2012

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Philadelphia City Council Staffers Charged With DUI Are Canned

Robin Jones and Rodney Williams, arrested over the weekend on DUI charges, are now out of work.

09/10/2012

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South Jersey Assemblyman Cited For DUI

A South Jersey assemblyman and former Washington Township mayor was reportedly cited for driving under the influence Tuesday afternoon.

07/31/2012

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