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August 27 2015

Police Failed to Perform Duties of an Officer

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Mr Wyatt’s client was arrested for DUII and Fail to Perform Duties of a Driver, commonly known as Hit and Run.  She had allegedly run into a power pole, left the scene and driven a short distance home.
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Amanda Bynes caught texting while driving, going back to clubs after DUI arrest
TheCelebrityCafe.com
Amanda Bynes has been in the headlines recently, thanks to her DUI arrest last week. New pictures show that she didn't learn anything, though, as she was back at a club and spotted texting while driving. Celebuzz reports that Bynes was seen texting ...
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Andrea Sneiderman attorney arrested for suspected DUI

Atlanta Journal Constitution
By Christian Boone
Attorney Jennifer Little, recently hired by the widow of Dunwoody day care shooting victim Rusty Sneiderman, was arrested early Thursday morning and charged with suspected DUI, speeding and reckless driving.
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Atlanta Journal Constitution


546th MP Company Celebrates More Than 600 Days DUI Free

Patch.com
Robert "Abe" Abrams attached the 365 Days DUI Free streamer to the 385th MP Battalion guidon, March 30, 2012, bringing the members of the tight-knit unit to more than 600 days DUI free. US Army By Kaytrina Curtis Organizational day may seem like a day ...
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Michigan man gets 9 years in DUI fatality at Balmoral Park
Chicago Tribune
A Michigan horse trainer was sentenced Thursday to nine years in prison for a drunken-driving crash at Balmoral Park racetrack that killed his girlfriend as she rode a horse. Angus Lake, 42, apologized to his girlfriend's family, listened as a Will ...
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Loren Woods charged with DUI
ESPN
Former NBA player Loren Woods was arrested on DUI charges in Tampa, Fla., according to authorities. Jail records show 33-year-old Woods refused a blood-alcohol test when he was arrested early Wednesday. He was later released on $2500 bail.
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Lantana town manager fires suspended police chief in wake of DUI arrest
Palm Beach Post
By Julius Whigham II and Cynthia Roldan LANTANA — Town Manager Michael Bornstein has fired suspended Lantana Police Chief Jeff Tyson a day after his arrest in Boca Raton for DUI and leaving the scene of an accident. The release includes a memo written ...
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Grayslake police chief charged with DUI in Wisconsin
Chicago Tribune
Grayslake's chief of police said he had three vodka martinis before his car crashed in to another vehicle last week in Wisconsin, according to authorities. Police Chief Matt McCutcheon, who was officially named to the top post in January, ...
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Colorado woman sentenced to jail for DUI crash
Laramie Boomerang
Collard also was given a suspended prison sentence of six to 10 years in the Wyoming Women's Center in Lusk for driving under the influence (DUI) causing serious bodily injury. Collard also was fined $750 each for the misdemeanor charges and $8722 in ...
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Mike Tyson: 'I escaped DUI charge when I was driving high on cocaine'
SFGate.com (blog)
Former boxer Mike Tyson has revealed he once dodged a DUI arrest after police pulled him over while his was driving high on cocaine – because they were big fans. The “Hangover” star made the confession during an appearance on late night show “Conan” on ...
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Freeway construction worker killed in DUI crash
San Francisco Chronicle
(04-05) 06:23 PDT BALDWIN PARK, Calif. (AP) -- The California Highway Patrol says a Southern California freeway worker has been struck and killed by a drunken driver who drove his sport utility vehicle through highway construction barricades.
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Worker Killed, DUI Suspect Arrested in Baldwin Park 10 Freeway Crash
NBC Los Angeles
A DUI suspect drove through a closed section of the 10 Freeway and fatally struck a road worker late Wednesday in the Baldwin Park area, according to the California Highway Patrol. The Caltrans subcontractor, identified as 21-year-old Connor Penhall, ...
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Police: Napping DUI driver rolls through Half Moon Bay red light
San Jose Mercury News
By Joshua Melvin As a sheriff's sergeant followed her, shouting "wake up" through the bullhorn on his cruiser, a snoozing driver slowly cruised through a Half Moon Bay intersection last week, police said. The sergeant's shouts, lights and sirens ...
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Lantana police chief 'disoriented' before DUI arrest Jeffrey Tyson Leaves Jail ...
WPBF West Palm Beach
Lantana police chief Jeffrey Tyson was arrested and booked into the Palm Beach County Jail on charges of DUI and leaving the scene of an accident Wednesday. Tyson made no comment to WPBF as he walked out of jail with an unidentified woman Wednesday ...
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North Suburban Police Chief Cited For DUI After Crash « CBS ...
By Todd Feurer
Grayslake Police Chief Matt McCutcheon was in an accident in Kenosha County last Friday and was arrested for operating a vehicle while intoxicated and being armed while intoxicated.
CBS Chicago

Grayslake Police Chief Charged With DUI
By The Huffington Post News Editors
An investigation is being conducted regarding an accident involving Grayslake Police Chief Matt McCutcheon in Kenosha County were he was reportedly charged with operating a vehicle while intoxicated and being armed while intoxicated, ...
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Mike Tyson Escaped DUI Charges While Driving High On Cocaine ...
Former boxer Mike Tyson has revealed he once dodged a DUI arrest after police pulled him over while his was driving high on cocaine - because they were big fans. The Hangover star made the confess...
Starpulse Entertainment News

'CHiPs' Star Bruce Penhall's 21-Year-Old Son Killed While Working ...
By cbsjenn
The son of 'CHiPs' actor and motorcycle champ Bruce Penhall was killed Wednesday night as he worked to repair a closed portion of the westbound 10 Freeway at Francisquito Avenue.
CBS Los Angeles

Former Teacher Headed to Trial in DUI Accident
By Mark Zamora
A teacher accused of drunk driving and hitting a teenager will now face trial. The judge made the decision 26-year-old Noel Lardeo's two day preliminary hearing. The accident happened near Spring Moun.
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Grayslake police chief arrested for DUI after crash in Kenosha
Chicago Tribune
The Grayslake police chief was charged with DUI after he and his wife were involved in a crash while returning from a restaurant just over the state line in Wisconsin, authorities say. Matt McCutcheon was turning onto Route 45 in Silver Lake when he ...
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DUI defendant, acquitted by jury, convicted by judge, won't be jailed pending ...
Allentown Morning Call
But Koury found her guilty of a lesser DUI charge concluding that he, and not jurors, should settle. Trump's attorney, Jason Jenkins, will be appealing to Superior Court, and he's called Koury's move unfair and disheartening.
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Allentown Morning Call

DUI Rodeo at Goose Creek High School on Wednesday
Live 5 News
GOOSE CREEK (WCSC) - Trident Medical Center will be sponsoring a DUI Rodeo at Goose Creek High School on Wednesday in collaboration with the High School Injury Prevention Coalition (HSPIC). Over 500 Goose Creek High School students are expected to ...
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Grayslake Police Chief Charged With DUI
Patch.com
Grayslake Police Chief Matt McCutcheon was reportedly cited for DUI and being armed while intoxicated, according to media reports. Mayor Rhett Taylor confirmed that an investigation into the incident is taking place. By Marcia Sagendorph Grayslake ...
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Grayslake police chief charged with DUI in Wisconsin
Chicago Daily Herald
By Lee Filas Grayslake officials said there has been no change in job status of Police Chief Matt McCutcheon after he was charged with operating a vehicle while intoxicated in Kenosha County, Wis. Village Administrator Mike Ellis said Mayor Rhett ...
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Grayslake Police Chief Arrested for DUI
MyFox Chicago
Grayslake, Ill. - Grayslake Police Chief Matt McCutcheon was in an accident in Kenosha County last Friday and was arrested for operating a vehicle while intoxicated and being armed while intoxicated. McCutcheon, 46, of Grayslake was driving with his ...
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DUI Pilot Charged Again for FUI
Patch.com
Penngrove man charged for a second incident 25 days after he was first arrested on Jan. 3 for flying under the influence A pilot accused of buzzing cars by drunkenly flying low over state Highway 37 on Jan. 3 was charged today in Sonoma County Superior ...
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Lawyer: Denver DUI cop clocked at 143 mph now an example to high schoolers
Denver Post
On his own, Saunders took classes on alcohol abuse that are often ordered by a court in DUI cases, Bruno said. He has remained sober despite the stress caused by his infant son's death, a tragedy that led his wife to attempt suicide.
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Goodman's defense files 300-page appeal of DUI conviction
Palm Beach Post
... victim family attorneys and lawyers for the luxury carmaker Bentley should earn polo club founder John Goodman a second shot at the trial that ended last month with his conviction on DUI manslaughter charges, his defense team contends.
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Palm Beach Post

Suspicious Circumstances, DUI Calls and Juvenile Complaints in April 2 Blotter
Patch.com
Not DUI: Police received a report of a possible DUI in connection with a person seen leaving a business on Monroe Avenue at 10:27 am They were described as having an unsteady gait and seen drinking out of a bottle in a paper bag.
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Grayslake police chief charged with DUI in Wisconsin — Grayslake ...
By Sheryl DeVore
The Grayslake police chief was charged with DUI and carrying a gun while drunk after he and his wife were involved in a crash while returning from a restaurant just over the state line in Wisconsin, authorities say. Matt McCutchion was turning ...
TribLocal - Grayslake

Man convicted of killing girlfriend in '98 faces DUI charge — Joliet ...
By Dennis Sullivan
Print. gutierrez, samuel l jr 05-20-61_04-06-11IDOC. A 50-year-old Joliet man convicted in 1998 of murdering his live-in girlfriend and burying her in their backyard in unincorporated Joliet Township was arraigned today in Will County court on ...
TribLocal - Joliet

WPD Reports: DUI Arrest, and Public Drunkenness at Magerks ...
By Kyle Bagenstose
Weekly police reports from the Whitemarsh Township Police Department.
Plymouth-Whitemarsh Patch

 

 

Bobby Brown DUI arrest: Lawyer says singer was 'not driving erratically ...
New York Daily News
Bobby Brown was in control and not driving like a maniac when he was arrested for DUI Monday, his lawyer said in a statement Wednesday. “Everyone is innocent until proven guilty, and Mr. Brown was not driving erratically,” lawyer Tiffany Feder said.
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Former Trooper of the Year Admits to Violating DUI Procedure
ABC News
Lisa Steed was named Utah Highway Patrol's "Trooper of the Year" in 2007 for making more than 200 DUI arrests, but now all of her cases could be in question because she admitted she did not follow proper protocol while administering a DUI check.
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ABC News

Fight brews over DUI technology
Politico
The language stipulates that if states want about 5 percent of their regularly allocated safety money, they must enact a law that requires first-time DUI offenders to install an ignition interlock device if they want to continue driving.
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DUI charges following fatal Near North hit-and-run
Chicago Tribune
Bianca Garcia, 21, of the 1800 block of West 34th Street, was charged with felony aggravated DUI, misdemeanor DUI and misdemeanor reckless driving, police said. She was also cited for failure to have a driver's license and driving the wrong way on a ...
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Los Angeles DUI Lawyer, Amir Soleimanian, Warns Locals of New California Laws ...
MarketWatch (press release)
This is why the leading Los Angeles DUI lawyer, Amir Soleimanian, is now warning locals of updated traffic laws that could affect every aspect of their life. According to the 2011 fatalities and grant reports released by the California Office of ...
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Houston polo mogul found guilty of DUI manslaughter
Houston Chronicle
By Daphne Duret and Christine Stapleton, PALM BEACH POST John Goodman, left, anxiously awaits his fate before being found guilty of DUI manslaughter and vehicular homicide. Photo: LANNIS WATERS / OUT TV, MAGAZINES AND SALES WEST PALM BEACH, Fla.
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MLB Notes: Tampa Bay pitcher held on DUI charges
Peoria Journal Star
Charlotte County Circuit Court records show that Bush remained in custody on multiple DUI-related charges and counts of leaving the scene of an injury accident and driving with a suspended license. The Florida Highway Patrol said Bush kept driving ...
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Broward man charged with 7th DUI
Palm Beach Post
By Linda Trischitta FORT LAUDERDALE — A man convicted six times of driving under the influence was charged with a seventh DUI offense, court officials said Tuesday. Joseph Cascioli, 51, whose address was described as "at large in Pompano Beach" in a ...
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Palm Beach Post

Goodman DUI manslaughter trial winding down
WPBF West Palm Beach
Wednesday could be the final day of defense testimony in the John Goodman DUI manslaughter trial. Goodman is accused of being drunk when he crashed into Scott Wilson, killing the 23-year-old recent college graduate in 2010.
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Larimer County DUI court aims to halt revolving door
The Coloradoan
Daniel Ortiz receives his certificate and some gifts from Larimer County Magistrate Matt Zehe as his sister, Ramona Jalamo, left, wipes tears from her eyes Friday during the ceremony for the first graduating participants of Larimer County DUI court at ...
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Police tally arrests from St. Patrick's Day DUI crackdown
Sacramento Bee
A St. Patrick's Day and night crackdown on drunken driving in Sacramento County resulted in nearly a dozen DUI arrests. Sacramento's DUI Task Force was made up of officers from Sacramento, Folsom, Citrus Heights, Twin Rivers and Rancho Cordova police ...
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DUI suspect held after collision with teens' car in Foothill Farms
Sacramento Bee
A Sacramento woman has been arrested on suspicion of felony drunken driving after allegedly running a red light and striking a carload of teenagers in the Foothill Farms area early Sunday. Kaitlin Bennett had a blood-alcohol content exceeding the legal ...
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DUI should stay on the record
The Westerly Sun
They gave him a field sobriety test and charged him with DUI after he refused to take a chemical test. He was the same man who in 2002 struck a 62-year-old Westerly man in a crosswalk on Granite Street and left him paralyzed for life from the chest ...
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Kiln man charged in DUI death of 17-year-old in 2010
SunHerald.com
By ROBIN FITZGERALD - rfitzgerald@sunherald.com HANCOCK COUNTY -- A Kiln man has been arrested on a DUI charge involving a 17-year-old's death in a July 30, 2010, DUI crash. Jody Jarrell, 39, was arrested Monday on an outstanding warrant on an ...
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