Iowa forward arrested for suspected drunken driving
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Iowa forward Cordell Pemsl has been arrested for suspected drunken driving and suspended from the team.
The Hawkeyes say in news release that the team suspended Pemsl...
Family of woman killed dashing across road settles for $305K
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The family of a 31-year-old woman who died after she tried to run across U.S. 26 at night has agreed to settle a wrongful death lawsuit in exchange for $305,000 from the two...
Man sentenced in fatal Omaha crash that killed 14-year-old
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A 37-year-old Bennington man has been sentenced to 43-to-53 years in prison in a fatal hit-and-run crash that killed a 14-year-old Omaha boy.
Florida man sentenced to 15 years for DUI manslaughter
BARTOW, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for killing a man while driving under the influence.
The Ledger reports 46-year-old Trevor David Werner was...
Police: Drunken scooter rider strikes officer, parked car
DENVER (AP) — Police say a drunken man on a motorized scooter struck an officer and then collided with a parked car in downtown Denver.
KMGH-TV reports the man suffered minor injuries in the...
Colorado man convicted of drunk driving skips sentencing
GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado man convicted of killing two of his friends in a drunken driving accident has skipped his sentencing hearing.
Idaho man pleads not guilty in crash killing 3, injuring 2
HAILEY, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho man has pleaded not guilty after being charged with killing three young girls in a highway car crash.
The Twin Falls Times-News reported Wednesday that...
Police: Woman with drunken-driving past kills 3 in crash
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Police in Kentucky say a woman with a history of drunken driving convictions caused a fiery three-vehicle crash that killed three people.
City fights rehiring of detective who used racial slurs
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Hartford officials are fighting the proposed reinstatement of a city police detective who was fired last year after making racist comments while being arrested on drunken...
Judge charged with DUI pleads guilty to lesser charge
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado state judge who was charged with driving under the influence could avoid jail time after pleading guilty to a lesser charge.
Woman charged with murder in crash that killed young girl
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky woman accused of driving under the influence in a crash that killed a 10-year-old girl has now been charged with murder.
State police release traffic statistics for holiday weekend
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut State Police say troopers made more than 40 arrests for driving under the influence and issued about 500 citations during Labor Day weekend.
Colorado county judge arrested on suspicion of DUI in Kansas
DENVER (AP) — A part-time county judge in Colorado has been arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence in Kansas.
The Denver Post reports Baca County Judge Debra Gunkel was...
School principal pleads not guilty in drunken driving case
CENTRAL CITY, Neb. (AP) — A south-central Nebraska school principal accused of drunken driving has pleaded not guilty.
Merrick County Court records say 38-year-old Lee Wolfe entered the...
County sheriff pleads not guilty to drunken driving charges
TILTON, N.H. (AP) — A New Hampshire county sheriff has waived his arraignment and pleaded not guilty to drunken driving charges.
WMUR-TV reports the not guilty pleas were entered Monday in...
Virginia DUI prevention effort under way ahead of Labor Day
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Law enforcement agencies across Virginia will be monitoring 120 checkpoints in the lead-up to Labor Day as part of a campaign to combat driving under the influence.
Veteran Connecticut officer facing drunken driving charge
NORWALK, Conn. (AP) — State police say a veteran Connecticut police officer has been charged with driving under the influence after allegedly sideswiping a truck on a highway and leaving the...
School principal arrested on suspicion of drunken driving
CENTRAL CITY, Neb. (AP) — A south-central Nebraska school principal has been arrested on suspicion of drunken driving.
Authorities say Lee Wolfe's blood alcohol content was twice the legal...
STRATHMORE, Calif. (AP) — The California Highway Patrol says a woman driving the wrong way crashed her SUV head-on into two motorcycles over the weekend, killing the four people on the...
Delaware fire official retires after DUI charge
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — A Delaware fire marshal has retired after being charged with driving under the influence of alcohol.
The News Journal of Wilmington reports Wilmington Fire Marshal...
Priest charged with drunken driving arraigned
WARWICK, R.I. (AP) — A Roman Catholic priest from Rhode Island police say was driving drunk when he struck and injured a pedestrian was allowed to remain free on $10,000 bond at his...
HONOLULU (AP) — A former Honolulu police sergeant has been fined in a deal that allowed him to plead guilty to reckless driving instead of driving under the influence, a report said.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A police officer in Tennessee has been charged with driving under the influence, at least 20 mph under the speed limit.
Beatrice city clerk accused of drunken driving
BEATRICE, Neb. (AP) — A city official in southeast Nebraska has been accused of drunken driving.
Gage County Court documents say 40-year-old Erin Saathoff is charged with failing to signal...
NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (AP) — A woman suspected of drunken driving while not on duty as a North Platte police officer has been given six months of probation.
DOVER, Del. (AP) — Police say a man drunkenly drove to a Delaware car wash and pulled a gun on a patron he believed cut ahead of him in line.
Kansas DL Malcolm Lee arrested on suspicious of DUI
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Kansas defensive lineman Malcolm Lee has been arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
North Vegas assistant police chief facing DUI charge
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Authorities say the assistant police chief in North Las Vegas faces drunken driving and other charges after he was stopped while driving a pickup truck towing a trailer with a...
LEBANON, Maine (AP) — Maine State Police say a woman is accused of striking a parked police cruiser while texting and driving under the influence.
School official charged with DUI to return to work
SEYMOUR, Conn. (AP) — An assistant principal at a Connecticut high school who was charged with drunken driving will keep his job after serving a 20-day suspension.
CHESTER, S.C. (AP) — A sheriff in South Carolina says he fired a deputy who was charged with driving under the influence in his patrol car while off duty.
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — Test results show a Delaware fire marshal had a blood-alcohol level double the legal limit when he was arrested for driving under the influence.
Long Island man facing possible 9th DUI conviction
RUTLAND, Vt. (AP) — A 62-year-old New York man is facing a possible ninth drunken driving conviction in connection to an alleged incident more than a decade ago in Vermont.
Wilmington fire marshal charged with DUI
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — A Delaware fire marshal has been charged with driving under the influence after authorities say he was pulled over for speeding in Maryland.
SEASIDE PARK, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a Pennsylvania woman faces charges of speeding and driving under the influence in New Jersey and assaulting several arresting officers, biting one on the...
WICHITA, Neb. (AP) — Police in Wichita have announced the suspension of one of their own after the officer's arrest on suspicion of drunk driving.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island State Police say they arrested nine people for driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs over the holiday weekend.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky police say a woman was intoxicated when she crashed into a vehicle, killing a 10-year-old girl.
News outlets report 24-year-old Sequoyah Collins was charged...
IDA GROVE, Iowa (AP) — A man Iowa authorities say was intoxicated when his vehicle crashed into another, killing three men, now faces felony charges in the case.
MORRISTOWN, N.J. (AP) — A man charged with having been driving drunk at the time of a New Jersey crash that killed his two brothers has been sentenced to 10 years in prison.
CRANSTON, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island authorities say the driver of a car involved in a collision with a police cruiser was driving under the influence.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The State Highway Patrol warns it will be cracking down on motorists in Ohio who drink and drive during the Fourth of July holiday reporting period.
WAUKEGAN, Ill. (AP) — A suburban Chicago man wanted in a crash that killed two women was apprehended aboard a charter bus, which authorities say was traveling to Texas and eventually to...
Court: Drunken drivers can’t stop blood analyses
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Drunken drivers who consent to a blood draw can't stop the state crime lab from analyzing the sample by withdrawing their permission, Wisconsin's Supreme Court ruled...
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Latest on a state Supreme Court ruling that drunken drivers can't stop blood tests by revoking consent (all times local):
RACELAND, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky State Police trooper has been injured in a collision with a suspected drunken driver.
State police said in a news release that Trooper Steven Davidson was...
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Pima County Sheriff's officials say a truck driver has been arrested after a fatal crash involving a motorcycle north of Tucson.