With the holiday season behind us, many Florida residents may still be feeling the hangover from the highway patrol’s recent DUI crackdown as part of the nationwide Drive Sober of Get Pulled Over campaign that took place from Dec. 12-Jan. 2. Florida, along with many other states, increased the number of highway patrol officers on […]
Remember that time we told you about the Tampa Highway Patrol officer that falsified DUI reports? Well it looks like Florida is not the only state to be dealing with this issue. ABC News reports that a class action lawsuit has been filed in Utah alleging similar misconduct by a local highway patrol officer—but this […]
The Tampa police are extremely tough when it comes to looking for drivers that may potentially be driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol. There are many defenses to a DUI charge but a recent arrest of a Tampa police officer brought a very sad reality to life—the potential for police to falsify the […]
Yes. Under the law it is illegal to drive or be in physical control of a vehicle if you are under the influence of a chemical substance or a controlled substance to the extent that your normal faculties are impaired. To put that in simpler terms, if you take any drugs that affect your driving, […]
The Florida DUI manslaughter trial of a former New York Yankee is currently going on in Ft. Lauderdale. The DUI trial already has plenty of twists and turns.
DUI Checkpoints In Sarasota County have been ruled unconstitutional again. One journalist thinks despite some DUI cases being dismissed, it was the right thing to do.
A man tried to pretend he was deaf to avoid a DUI arrest in Pasco County. The plan failed and he ended up in Land O’Lakes jail for DUI and other charges.
There were 10 DUI arrests in Orlando recently. Nine DUI arrests stemmed from an Osceola County DUI checkpoint and the other was a felony DUI case.
This Manatee County DUI arrest redefined buzzed driving. The DUI arrestee was Tasered by police.
A horrific traffic crash that took the lives of three brothers and their father looks to be related to drugs and alcohol. DUI manslaughter charges have been filed in the case.