Florida: Escambia County Sheriff notes DUI arrests and Labor Day ‘Hands Across the Border’ effort

This week Escambia County Traffic Deputies joined officers from the two states at the Alabama-Florida border to pledge to work together this holiday weekend to ensure drivers are maintaining safe speeds, not drinking and driving and always using their safety belts

Motorcyle units from Alabama, Florida join hands across the border DUI

Kentucky: Shawn Hardin had a booze cruise; now is charged with DUI murder of three pals

Police say he lost control and overcorrected while driving a pickup truck Wednesday night in Breathitt County on Kentucky 3193. The vehicle flipped before hitting an unoccupied house.
Three men — 31-year-old Adam Fugate, 24-year-old Lee Campbell and 19-year-old Pearl Armstrong — were killed in the crash.

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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

New York: State Police report DWI driver roundup for Aug. 26, 2014; Brian C. Reynolds leads the list!

Kirkwood, NY – August 22, 2014) On August 22, 2014, Troopers from SP Binghamton arrested William J. Kurtz, 56, of Binghamton, NY for Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated with a reportable BAC result of .19% and Unlawful Possession of Marihuana. The arrest resulted from a vehicle and traffic law stop for not having a working headlight while driving on Upper Court Street in Kirkwood, NY. An investigation determined that he was driving while intoxicated. When searched he was found to unlawfully possess approximately 1.6 grams of marihuana in a clothing pocket. Mr. Kurtz was issued tickets returnable to the Town of Kirkwood Court on September 9, 2014.

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DWI New York State Police

Louisiana: RedstickNow lists latest DWI arrests from East Baton Rouge for March 23 – 29, 2013

The following people were booked in East Baton Rouge from Saturday March 23rd through Friday March 29th for DWI and other charges: (List updated daily

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Montana: Thomas McClare DUI fourth time at least; created mayhem at Bitterroot River access

BILLINGS, MONTANA — 08/25/2014 —An alleged drunken confrontation along the Bitterroot River led to felony DUI charges for a Victor man.

Thomas A. McClare, 54, appeared this week before Ravalli County Justice of the Peace Jim Bailey on the felony count and misdemeanor charges of disorderly conduct and obstructing a peace officer.

McClare was arrested at the Woodside Fishing Access site on Aug. 18 at about 7 p.m. after a sheriff’s corporal responded to a drunken-driver call.

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