California: Ex-debutante Kirsten Andereck busted for DUI when running down two kids in crosswalk

30-year-old Kirsten Andereck, a former debutante, was charged with four felonies Thursday including driving under the influence, causing great bodily injury, and child endangerment

Kristen Andereck DUI struck two kids in crosswalk SF Police on 110415

California: Sonoma District Attorney Jill Ravitch says Juan Banda Jr.’s felony DUI calls for lengthy prison term

District Attorney Ravitch stated, “Despite his young age, Banda is no stranger to the criminal justice system. His actions in this case and his past conduct completely justify a lengthy prison term.”

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California: Olga Pena-Arce took her friends for DUI joyride; pleads guilty to killing Aimee Campos

Pena-Arce also admitted special allegations that she personally inflicted great bodily injury on a passenger, and that she killed or injured more than one person.

Olga Pena Arce pleads guilty to gross vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated South Tahoe Lake Police

California: Brian Jones charged with DUI manslaughter for killing woman and child; injured two children in booze cruise in yard

Jones’ vehicle struck two trees before colliding into the backyards of two apartments and came to a rest when it struck the rear of the second apartment. Two victims who were initially struck by the vehicle, a 40-year-old female and her 14-month-old daughter succumbed to their injuries at the scene. Two other victims who were in the backyard at the time of the collision, a 7-year-old male and 6-year-old male, were struck by debris from the vehicle and transported to area hospitals. There is no indication that any other vehicles were involved in this collision.

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California: Highway Patrol snares speeder for his 5th DUI; Hector Pulido-Gonzalez said he was on way to pick us child

The officer made an enforcement stop on the vehicle and contacted the driver who was identified as Rogelio Rosales, 21, of Santa Rosa. The officer noted signs of intoxication and began a DUI evaluation. Rosales was found to be on probation for a previous DUI conviction. He was subsequently arrested and booked on charges of DUI, violation of probation, and being under the influence while on DUI probation.

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California: Palm Desert Police track down DUI hit and run Mercedes and bust Todd Crowe

Responding officers located the suspect vehicle a few minutes later traveling east on Country Club Drive near El Dorado Drive and they detained the driver to conduct an investigation. The driver of the Mercedes, 48-year-old Todd Crowe of Palm Desert, was eventually arrested for driving while intoxicated and misdemeanor hit and run. Crowe was booked into the Riverside County jail in Indio after being medically cleared at a local hospital. The driver of the black truck was uninjured in the collision.

Todd Crowe charged with DUI by Palm Desert Police reports Sgt. Ken Black

California: Cosme’s Cosmic Wrong-Way Booze Cruise Send Other Traffic Flying

A silver Chrysler 300 was traveling northbound on Harrison Street, in the southbound lanes. In order to avoid the Chrysler, three other vehicles collided with each other.

The driver of the Chrysler, Cosme Diaz, 51 of Coachella, stopped at the scene of the collision.

Cosme Diaz DUI Coachella Police Dept. 040715