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Drowsy Driving Causes Almost A Quarter Of Fatal Accidents

Guess what causes more than 20% of traffic fatalities. Not what you think.

12/08/2014

DUI Cases

DUI Conviction Doesn’t Require Breath Test

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.

12/03/2014

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Del. Woman Arrested For Third DUI After Reportedly Setting Car On Fire

Police have arrested a Delaware woman for her third DUI after she returned to the scene of a car fire she’s believed to have set.

11/17/2014

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Police Chase Ends With 5th DUI Charge For Del. Man

Using a Taser, police were finally able to take 34-year-old Steven M. Williams, of Lewes, into custody.

09/24/2014

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Valet’s Responsibility To A Would-Be Drunk Driver

There are laws that make bars and bartenders legally responsible if they let an intoxicated customer drive away. Does the same hold true for valets?

08/21/2014

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Authorities: South Jersey Mom Drove Drunk With Son In Pickup Truck

A southern New Jersey mom faces numerous charges after she allegedly drove drunk with her young son in the car and tried to elude police following a hit-and-run accident.

07/28/2014

Stigall Show Log 7.17.14

Chris discusses President Obama’s visit to Delaware today, Senator Bob Casey joining the opposition to the Supreme Court’s Hobby Lobby decision, and Sixer draft pick Joel Embiid trying to pick up Kim Kardashian on Twitter. He talks to Steve-O from Jackass at 7:20, Talk Radio 1210 WPHT’s Rick Grimaldi at 8, and Florida Congressman Jeff Miller at 8:20.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–07/17/2014

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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

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Police: NJ Dad Allegedly Drove Drunk, Had Heroin In Car With Young Kids

Child endangerment charges have been filed against a southern New Jersey father who allegedly was driving drunk with his two young children in the car.

07/06/2014

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Caught On Tape: Alleged Drunk Driver Plows Into Cars, Police Cruiser At Busy Montgomery Township Intersection

Montgomery County officials say patrol car video from a DUI crash June 17th sends a warning to those who might consider driving while impaired by alcohol or drugs during the July 4th holiday weekend.

07/03/2014

(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

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Central Pa. Man Charged After Allegedly Assaulting Trooper Who Tried To Keep Him From Hanging Himself With A Seatbelt

Police say Jasper tried to harm himself by wrapping a police cruiser seat belt around his neck as a trooper was driving him to a hospital. Police say Jasper head-butted a trooper and tried to grab the officer’s firearm.

06/16/2014

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A Timely Talk With Your Teens

This time of year sees the combination of prom season and the return home of college students to their families. It’s a good time to remind them about the dangers of drinking and driving.

04/29/2014

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Health: Study Claims One Drink Can Turn Those Over 55 Into Dangerous Drivers

It seems innocent enough. Doctors say that, for most people, one drink won’t get them legally drunk. But new research has found that for people over 55, one drink can turn them into dangerous drivers.

03/07/2014

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