More than 10,000 lives are lost on U.S. highways annually due to drunk drivers. That number is unacceptable and the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) is joining forces with the Automotive Coalition for Traffic Safety in an effort to combat this problem and make streets and highways safer. The organizations are investing millions in researching […]
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 […]
2013 is upon us. That means celebrating the New Year with friends and family. One thing that will quickly ruin any celebration is a Florida driving under the influence charge. And if you do get behind the wheel post-celebration on December 31st, then your chances of getting caught are higher than almost any other night. […]
Over the past few weeks we have done a series of posts about dealing with a DUI. In this post we will go over 5 golden tips that you can use to help you avoid a DUI in the first place! 1. Our first tip is simply the most obvious of all. If you’re going […]
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 […]
Will you be celebrating Halloween tonight? If you find yourself too drunk to drive after your Halloween then AAA can help. Bud Light and AAA are offering their Tow to GO service this year which gives free and confidential rides to people who are too intoxicated to operate their vehicle. They will give you a […]
The recent tragic death of Donna Chen has raised concern about police officer’s role in preventing DUI accidents from happening. As recently as today, the family of Donna Chen issued a statement blaming the Sarasota County Sheriff’s Department for not stopping the alleged drunk driver before he got behind the wheel of his car. The […]
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.