California: Sonoma District Attorney Jill Ravitch blasts Judge Julie Conger for letting DUI repeat offender off with simple probation

California: Sonoma District Attorney Jill Ravitch blasts Judge Julie Conger for letting DUI repeat offender off with simple probation. District Attorney Ravitch stated, “This repeat offender was not a stranger to the criminal justice system. His selfish choice to again drive while impaired seriously injured two people, and put countless others on the road at risk of injury or death. This light sentence sends the wrong message to the community that such conduct will be tolerated.”

Sonoma Police Dept.

Illinois: Americas Worst Judge of 2015 – Judge Nicholas Ford sentenced DUI killer Robert Vais to only 100 days in jail

Moments earlier, Avalos’ mother, Ingrid Cossio, sobbed on the witness stand as she told the packed courtroom at the Leighton Criminal Court Building how she wanted to die after her son’s death.

Judge Nick Ford gave DUI killer only 100 days in jail

New York: James Ryan faces up 25 years in DWI crash that took life of Nassau County Police Officer Joseph Olivieri

On October 18, 2012, at 4:43 a.m. it is alleged that James Ryan was driving while intoxicated on the Long Island Expressway when he struck the back of a 2008 BMW causing the wheel to break and the BMW to become disabled while the defendant fled the scene toward exit 35, Shelter Rock Road. Ryan then collided with a 2005 Honda, seriously injuring its driver and causing his car to come to rest against the concrete center divider.

James Ryan DWI crash that killed Nassau County police officer

California: Boozing hobo Sergio Chaviro pleaded guilty; only 4 years for hit and run manslaughter of Jimmy Pendergrass

“Sergio Chavira, 57, was arrested in December after street surveillance captured his minivan striking Pendergrass, as the 45-year veteran officer crossed East Washington Street in a South El Dorado Street crosswalk on his way to police headquarters

Sergio Chavira pleads guilty to hit and run homicide

Delaware: America’s worst – Judge M. Jane Brady and prosecutor Christopher Hutchison give Garrett Cordrey 18 months in jail for DUI fatal crash

In one of the most egregious examples of weak prosecutors and liberal out-of-touch judges, a Delaware man was sentenced to jail for eighteen months for killing Maryland woman as he drove while intoxicated. The sentence Garrett M. Cordrey received was about the same sentence as a person charged with a misdemeanor theft rap.

Garret Cordrey sentenced to 18 months in jail for killing Nancy Nelson while DUI