DUI News

Tampa Police Said A Blue Dodge Van Hit Tampa Woman From Behind She Dies

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A blue dodge van whisked life out of Michelle Renee Wells and its driver was charged with DUI manslaughter. This 36 year old woman from Tampa was not too fond of cars and until recently, always took the bus wherever she went, though she was on the lookout for her own transportation. She finally decided upon a scooter and purchased a black, green and white one in February. Michelle has always been a careful deriver and never missed wearing the reflective vest and helmet, according to her family members. Even though she took these precautions … [Read More...]

Collingdale Cop Charged With Dui after Crash And Suspended From Her Job

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Arrested for crash and charged with DUI, a police officer in Collingdale was recently suspended from her job. Meghan Kelly Hurrelbrinck is a part-time police officer employed with the Collingdale Police Department. Aged 30, this officer was involved in a crash that occurred Monday early morning. In response to this crash, she was arrested, said Chief Robert Adams. According to Adams, whether her suspension is permanent or temporary will be determined by the result of the on-going investigation into the crash. During the early hours of … [Read More...]

DUI Arrest will hurt Athens woman’s chances of joining the police department

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In Athens, a woman was arrested on charges of DUI and she hopes that this incident will not mar her chances of getting into the police department. According to the police, 11.45 PM, this 22 year old woman was stopped by an officer on Lexington Road because one of the car headlights was not working. . Police said that though there was a strong smell of alcohol emanating from the car and a slurred voice, the woman insisted that she just had one beer about an hour and a half earlier. The arrest report says that the woman insisted the odor in … [Read More...]

Recent DUI Articles

Miami Dui Defense, Personal Injury Protection

Fatal Drunk Driving Driving in a drunken state is one of the worst things that anybody could possibly do. It could not only put the driver and his passengers in danger, but also other drivers, passengers, and especially pedestrians. It can bring a part of the town to a grinding halt, it the road in question is the only route to a certain frequented place. When you are driving in a drunken state, not only are you causing danger to your own life, but also to a number of innocent lives. One of … [Read More...]

Tampa Dui, The DUI Issues

Driving under the influence (DUI), in other words driving while intoxicated, is the act of driving a motor vehicle with blood levels of alcohol in excess of a legal limit. The level of alcohol in the blood is termed as Blood Alcohol Content (BAC). Driving is not a crime. It is your personal wish to drink, however you do not have the right to drink and drive and then end up killing someone. Not just drinking, any substance which can impair your motor skills and force you to make … [Read More...]

Miami Dui, Impaired Drunk Driving Facts

The number of accidents have been a matter of great concern in the since the last decade. Here are some facts about drunk driving that would hopefully help to keep you away from the wheels when you are drunk. In Miami alone, there are about 198 deaths due to drunken driving every year. It may seem to you that you would be in perfect condition to drive when you are drunk, but it is not. You would not only be putting your life in danger, but also that of the passengers of your car, and as … [Read More...]

Florida Dui Statistics, Beat A Florida State Dui Crash

Drunk Driving Accidents Drunken driving is one of the biggest mistakes that you could make, not just in Florida, but anywhere in the world. To begin with you put your own life, as well as the life of anybody else who might be in your car at great peril. The safety of you and your loved ones is one of the most important things, and should never be ignored. Drunk driving crashes could be very fatal to anyone inside the car, especially for anyone in the front seat, including the … [Read More...]

Illinois Dui Laws, Statute Of Limitation On Dui

Many people die in Illinois each year due to drinking and driving. To reduce this, the state has taken efforts to prevent individuals from drinking and driving by following strict rules and penalties. Illinois drunk driving laws are severe and the court may impose penalties, which include fines, imprisonment and suspension of driver's license. DUI Provisions According to DUI laws in Illinois, if you are suspected of DUI, you must accept the chemical test to find your blood alcohol level. This … [Read More...]