Utah: DUI arrests down and alcohol fatalities up in recent years

DUI arrests have dropped dramatically statewide the past few years. While the state’s population continues to grow, the DUI arrest rate has declined nearly 36 percent since 2009, according the Utah Commission on Criminal and Juvenile Justice’s 2014 DUI report to the Legislature

Utah HP on traffic stop

Nationwide: More than 2,780,983 Visitors to the DWI Hit Parade!

Nationwide: More than 2,240,275 Visitors to the DWI Hit Parade! NOTICE: This data base is a great FREE resource for credit managers, law enforcement and background investigations for private sector as well as government screenings of prospective employees. Those who are impaired are advised not to drive after ingesting drugs or alcohol as doing so and being arrested can cause serious negative experiences for obtaining employment…and could kill someone. If your name appears on this site and you believe you have proper cause to have it removed, provide such information to staff@clean-search.com to determine eligibility for removal. If you have killed someone and been convicted of being responsible for that death while operating impaired, don’t bother. The engravings of victims of impaired drivers are forever on grave markers.

Jamie Webb sent to prison for 14 years for DUI murder of Michael Collins

Virginia: Westmoreland County Sheriff C. O. Balderson announces blood draw for DUI leads Virginia

In April 2012, the sheriffs office, under the certification of Senior Deputy Johnson, became the lead law enforcement agency in the Commonwealth of Virginia to conduct in-house blood draws on DUI and DUID arrestees. Since its inception, there have been over 30 blood draws conducted by Senior Deputy Johnson and to date the sheriff’s office is the only law enforcement agency in the state that is utilizing this procedure.

Westmoreland County Virginia Sheriff's Office

Maryland: State Police report DUI DWI drivers wrecking, crashing and burning

The barrack received a call for a two vehicle crash where the at-fault vehicle left the scene. Troopers responded to a vehicle stopped on the right shoulder with the suspected impaired driver seated in the driver’s seat. The victim in the hit and run was able to identify the vehicle. The driver was arrested.

Maryland State Police Trooper Seven cockpit

Texas: San Antonio Police take the public on a virtual ride-along; gather the nuts behind the wheel that are DWI

Join us tonight for our first ever virtual ride-along targeting drunk driving. We are gearing up for a fun, safe night in true San Antonio style! While our officers are targeting drunk driving in high traffic areas, we are also looking for other traffic infractions. Let’s remember to keep safety as our top priority! Stay tuned as we update throughout the evening.

San Antonio Police First impaired driver of the night taken off the streets at Tesla and Culebra. 041815

Oregon: Marion County Sheriff Jason Myers sending out extra DUI patrols

Marion County Sheriff’s Office Traffic Safety Team will be adding extra DUII patrols. Deputies will be focusing on impaired and distracted drivers in and around northeast Marion County.

Marion County Sheriff Patrol

Washington, D.C.: top Secret Service agents were boozing but not busted for DUI; report says driver wasn’t drinking and rubber cone undamaged

Officers on duty who witnessed the March 4 incident wanted to arrest the agents and conduct sobriety tests, according to a current and a former government official familiar with the incident. But the officers were ordered by a supervisor on duty that night to let the agents go home, said these people, who spoke on the condition of anonymity to discuss the sensitive internal matter.

Secret Service Agent Mark Connolly, left, on a Presidential visit to Ireland.

Maryland: State Police Leonardtown Barrack catches 11 DUI drivers in St. Patrick’s Day patrol in just 8 hours; like fishing in a barrel of bozos

On Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 7:00 pm, 15 troopers from the Leonardtown Barrack participated in a DUI Saturation Patrol focusing on all areas of St Mary’s County. The Charlotte Hall, California, Leonardtown, Lexington Park, Mechanicsville, and Hollywood areas were targeted because they have been identified as high occurrence areas for DUI arrests and DUI related accidents. During this operation, troopers stopped 107 vehicles and issued 92 citations, 71 warnings and 21 Safety Equipment Repair Orders. 11 arrests were made for Driving under the Influence. The Saturation Patrol concluded at 3:00 am.

St. Patricks traffic stop