Driving Under The Influence
“Some individuals actually come to court under the influence of alcohol, and some of them drive to court that way,” Montgomery County sheriff Russell Bono tells KYW Newsradio.
Prosecutors say Alexandria Cogan had a blood alcohol level more than three times the legal limit when she got behind the wheel on August 19th. In the passenger seat was her husband, Stuart.
“The DUI crimes are the most likely to see crashes where innocent people who are simply minding their own business are killed,” notes Montgomery County DA Risa Ferman.
Many people who are pulled over for suspicion of DWI mistakenly believe that if they don’t take a breathalyzer test they can’t be convicted.
A Delaware man trying to score a deal at a yard sale over the weekend ended up with his 9th DUI instead.
July 4th is next weekend, but police throughout Pennsylvania are hitting the streets starting tonight to nab impared drivers.
Public safety officials gathered along the Delaware riverfront to warn against a list of activities that become very dangerous when intoxicants are added.
Can you be ticketed for DUI even when not driving erratically?
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.
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.
A Connecticut woman found out the hard way that to be arrested for DUI, you don’t have to be drunk.
Alcotest replaced the Breathalyzer over a decade ago, and its accuracy has been challenged in court a number of times since then.
Delaware State Police say a man driving under the influence of alcohol crashed his car into a dry cleaners business.
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.
Can you be liable for drowsy driving? Or responsible if you know that someone else is tired behind the wheel?