Colorado: let the Denver RTD do the drinking and driving while you relax in the back of the bus; Darren Pettee faces felony DUI charges

DENVER — 09/06/2014- Police say an RTD bus driver was drunk while he picked up passengers and dropped them off during his route Monday afternoon.

Darren Pettee, 49, was arrested for DUI while on the job at an RTD station.

Darren Pettee charged with DUI bus driver Denver Regional Transit. Police say he has two prior DUI arrests. Don't drink and drive, let your Denver bus driver do it...and move to the back of the bus!

Connecticut: Farmington Police arrested DUI 2nd time for school bus driver Tammy Jo Costello

FARMINGTON, Conn. (8/27/2014) — A school bus driver charged Wednesday morning with driving 20 students to Irving Robbins Middle School while intoxicated has a previous drunken-driving arrest, state officials said.

Tammy Costello was charged with driving under the influence in May 2004 in Bristol, said Department of Motor Vehicles spokesman William Seymour. She completed the state’s alcohol education program on July 20, 2005, records indicate. Completion of the program results in charges being dismissed.

Connecticut School Bus Driver Tammy Jo Costello busted 2nd time for DUI

Tennessee: Holy Hoosegow, Batman! Albert Reitz charged with getting drunk and stealing a transit bus!

On Saturday, July 5th 2014, Officers of the Johnson City Police Department arrested 48 year-old Albert Charles Reitz, on charges of Burglary, Motor Vehicle Theft, Driving under the Influence, Possession of Burglary Tools and Driving without a License.

Police tell News 5, that the arrest happened after a witness called 911. The witness said Reitz pulled into the parking lot of a CVS Pharmacy located at 840 W Market Street, and gave him the bus keys saying that he just took the bus from Fairview Avenue.

Albert Charles Reitz charged with DUI in stolen bus Johnson City Tenn

New York: State Police report DWI arrests for Feb. 8, 2014; school bus driver Julynn Criscuolo DUI charge

On February 3, 2014, the New York State Police from Williamson, NY, report that they arrested Julynn M. Criscuolo – dob 4/29/68, from Sodus, NY. Criscuolo was charged with:

Aggravated DWI – operating a school bus upon the public highway with a BAC of .18% or higher

Criscuolo charged with operating school bus while DUI

California: Jason Quinonez charged with DUI crash that killed his passenger on party bus

  280 van crash – Photo courtesy of KTVU From KTVU.com and wires                             STANFORD, Calif. […]

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