Blog Posts in February, 2009

West Virginia Bill Aims to Enhance Penalties for Multiple DUI Offenders

A new West Virginia DUI bill has been proposed that calls for stricter penalties for repeat DUI offenders. The Evans-Perry Bill, named after two families involved in a deadly DUI crash in 2007, would ...

San Jose Man Arrested for DUI after Driving over Wife's Foot

In San Jose, California, a 36 year old Petaluma resident was arrested for driving under the influence (DUI) after he allegedly ran over his wife's foot with his car. The man, named Thomas Atteo, ...

Baltimore Man Charged with DUI after Crashing into State Trooper

In Dundalk, Maryland, a man was placed under arrest last night for driving under the influence (DUI). The man, 37 year old Michael Polanowski, was arrested after he struck a Maryland state trooper ...

New York Man Gets 5 Years Jail Time for DUI

In Mays Landing, New York, 31 year old Allen Henry Miller was sentenced to 5 years of jail time for a DUI accident he caused in 2006. During the devastating accident, Miller crashed into a postal ...

Convicted DUI Offender Rents Car to Avoid Breathalyzer in Long Island

People are known to do strange things when it comes to avoiding the police, as exampled in this story involving a 27 year old man named Marvin Rice Jr. According to news sources, Rice was convicted of ...

Police Arrest Tennessee Woman for DUI and Vehicular Assault

In Clarksville, Tennessee, police recently arrested a woman named Maria Elise Carrington for driving under the influence (DUI). Police report that last Friday, Carrington was driving under the ...

Tampa High School Coach Charged with DUI

In Tampa, Florida, the head coach for Robinson High School's boys basketball team, Steven H. Smith, was arrested this past Saturday evening and later charged with driving under the influence (DUI) . ...

Woman Faces Vehicular Homicide Charges for Fatal DUI Accident

A Tennessee woman has been indicted on charges of vehicular homicide and DUI for causing an accident that resulted in the death of Jackie Dunavant, the wife of 25th Judicial District Attorney Gen. ...