Florida: Miami Police Officer Christopher Vital fired after high-speed DUI drama and load of drugs

MIAMI, FLORIDA — According to the police arrest report for Miami Police Officer Christopher Dave Vital, he was observed passing emergency vehicles, a fire truck and police cars which had their lights flashing, as he zoomed down a highway at speeds of over 100 mph. After being stopped, he was charged with DUI and arrested.

South Carolina: Denise Crowley-Treier charged with DUI in death of Jonathan Friday

Investigators say Crowley-Treier was driving west in the eastbound lane of Hwy 170 when she struck Jonathan Friday’s car head-on. It all happened around 11:30 p.m. on Aug. 16. Friday’s 4-year-old daughter Sophia was in the back seat at the time.

California: Jonathan Eduardo Garcia-Avila released on bond after killing Osvaldo Ramirez and Tierra Reagins in DUI crash

The car’s driver, Jonathan Eduardo Garcia-Avila, 21, of Cathedral City was arrested Wednesday at a hospital, where he was treated for injuries suffered in the crash that killed passengers Osvaldo Ramirez, 21, of Cathedral City and Tierra Reagins, 18, of Palm Springs

California: Lori Valk’s world rocked by a decorative rock — which was where it belonged in front yard of a home; she was DUI, say cops

According to Corporal Julio Oseguera of the Riverside Sheriff’s Department n Monday, September 1, 2014, at 11:47 PM, Palm Desert police officers responded to the 73-000 block of Calliandra Street reference a single-vehicle traffic collision. The investigation revealed the driver of a black 2008 Nissan Altima was heading eastbound on Calliandra Street, when she veered her vehicle north across the westbound lane. The driver lost control and collided with a decorative rock located in the front yard at a residence. No one was injured as a result of the traffic collision.

South Carolina: Andrew Lanzaro charged with reckless homicide in death of Justin Plumlee; possible hate crime as driver charged with running down two people after leaving bar

A 31-year-old man accused in a fatal hit-and-run in Folly Beach on Saturday was arrested a few months ago for driving under the influence.
According to court records, on July 9, Andrew Lanzaro was arrested for driving under the influence, narcotics and simple possession of marijuana. He was released on a $26,642 bond.

Court records state Lanzaro was also arrested on July 18 for public drunkenness, and was released.

Texas: Mackey Allen Keith charged with DWI; struck and killed Josh Fergeson running across East Freeway

HOUSTON, TEXAS (Sept. 3, 2014) — Charges have been filed against a suspect arrested in a fatal traffic accident at 1500 East Freeway (East Interstate Highway 10) about 10:10 p.m. on Saturday (August 30).

The suspect, Mackey Allen Keith, 61, is charged with driving while intoxicated in Harris County Criminal Court #11.

California: DUI Mercedes driver ran down and killed bicyclist Michael Peter Bastien in Huntington Beach

Arriving officers located the injured bicyclist lying in the roadway being tended to by citizens. Huntington Beach Fire Department paramedics responded and transported the critically injured male to UCI Medical Center. The male ultimately succumbed to his injuries at the hospital. The bicyclist, a 55 year old resident of Huntington Beach, was identified by coroner’s officials Tuesday as 55-year-old Michael Peter Bastien.