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No ‘Tipsy Tow’ Again For Philadelphia Region This New Year’s Eve

The AAA-run service, which offers a free tow home for drivers who have been drinking on holidays like New Year’s Eve, started a few years ago in certain cities, but still hasn’t made its way to the Delaware Valley.

12/31/2012

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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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A Reminder For Safe Travels

There will be a lot of people on the road for Thanksgiving. Drive carefully and make sure everyone is buckled in.

11/22/2012

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DUI Crackdown In New Castle County

Police across the region are on the lookout for drunk drivers – knowing the night before Thanksgiving is traditionally a big party night.

11/22/2012

It’s Your Right To Remain Silent

If you are arrested or questioned by police, you have the right to remain silent. But can your silence be used against you?

11/09/2012

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Atlanta Falcon Michael Turner Arrested For DUI

Atlanta Falcons running back Michael Turner has been arrested for drunken driving and speeding in metro Atlanta just hours after he scored a touchdown in the team’s win over the Denver Broncos.

09/18/2012

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Have A Safe Holiday Weekend

It seems every Labor Day holiday there are auto accidents that are the result of individuals leaving a gathering after having too much to drink. What starts as a happy time ends up as a crisis situation.

09/03/2012

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South Jersey Man Accused Of Drunk Driving 6 Times In 6 Weeks Loses License

A New Jersey man accused of drunken driving six times over six weeks is losing his license for 33 years.

08/10/2012

Stigall Show Log 8.3.12

Chris discusses the latest controversy about Mitt Romney’s tax returns and President Obama’s appearance on a sports talk radio show in Columbus Ohio. He talks to Steve Cordasco on Finance Friday and CBS 3’s Beasley Reece about the Phillies moves at the trade deadline.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–08/03/2012

42-year-old Kevin Whye was killed in early 2012 by a drunk driver. (credit: Tony Hanson)

Man Sentenced In Fatal DUI Crash In North Philadelphia

A 54-year-old father and family man was sentenced on Friday to five to ten years in prison for a horrific drunk driving crash that killed a man and threatened the lives of nearly a dozen people in early 2012.

07/20/2012

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Pennsylvania State Trooper Suspended For Drunk Driving While On Duty

Pennsylvania State Police say they’ve suspended a trooper who was driving drunk in his marked police cruiser.

07/16/2012

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Driver Of Car Partially Submerged In Perkiomen Creek Charged With Vehicular Homicide And DUI

Howard Christy, II has been charged with vehicular homicide, DUI and related offenses.

05/25/2012

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Cumberland County Man Arrested Several Times For DWI, Yet Still Has His Driver’s License

Forty-five-year old Anderson Sotomayor has been arrested for driving while intoxicated four times in the last month. What’s more shocking he still has his driver’s license.

05/05/2012

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San Francisco Area Man Gets 1 Year In Prison For Hitting Bucks County Boy After Ballgame

Andrew Vargas, 22, was drunk when he slammed into 9-year-old Ryan White after a Phillies-Giants game in San Francisco last summer. Ryan is still suffering from his injuries and has another surgery scheduled for Friday.

04/12/2012

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