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Driving Under The Influence

(Source: AP)

Controversy Swirls Around Program To Keep Drunks Off Road

The Florida program aimed at keeping impaired drivers off the road is ensnarled in legal challenges, a bidding war and criticism from vendors who say the state isn’t doing what it should to keep drunks from getting behind the wheel.

03/18/2014

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Autopsy: Wrong Way Driver Had Double State’s Legal Limit Of Alcohol

An autopsy has revealed that the Tampa man who killed four people and himself had more than twice the state’s legal limit of alcohol in his system.

03/10/2014

Albert Coriat (Source: BSO)

Miami-Dade Officer Accused Of DUI Told Trooper To “Let Him Go”

The brotherhood of the badge could not keep an off-duty Miami-Dade Police officer out of the back of a trooper’s patrol car, despite the officer’s repeated pleas, according to dashcam videos released by the Florida Highway Patrol.

03/03/2014

January 23, 2014: Justin Bieber (Source: Miami-Dade Corrections)

Bieber’s Attorneys Fighting Video Release

Attorneys for Justin Bieber hope to prevent news organizations from obtaining unreleased video of the singer after his arrest last month on Miami Beach. A hearing has been scheduled on the motion by Justin Bieber’s lawyers for next Thursday before a Miami-Dade County judge.

02/13/2014

Kaila Mendoza (Source: Twitter)

Exclusive: Driver In Deadly November Crash Was Drunk

The 20-year-old woman who allegedly killed two Coral Springs women while driving the wrong way on a South Florida expressway last November was driving at nearly twice the legal blood alcohol limit, according to a Florida Highway Patrol search warrant filed Tuesday.

CBS Miami–01/07/2014

Lisset Llauro (Source: Broward Sheriff's Office)

Pines Woman Accused Of DUI At Elementary School

A Pembroke Pines woman got a special kind of detention when she reportedly showed up intoxicated at a Miramar elementary school to pick up her son.

09/17/2013

Miami-Dade officer Larry Laverde was arrested on August 11 and charged with DUI and leaving the scene of an accident. (CBS4)

Miami-Dade Officer Charged With DUI, Leaving Scene Of Accident

A Miami-Dade Police officer has been suspended as he is investigated for allegedly driving drunk and fleeing the scene of an accident.

CBS4–08/13/2013

Isis Cesar was arrested on August 5, 2013 after a five car crash that killed one person on May 9, 2013. (Source: CBS4)

Driver Arrested In Fatal Five Car Crash

Almost two months after causing a five-car crash that ended one man’s life Northwest Miami-Dade, the driver at fault was arrested and is now facing serious charges including manslaughter.

08/06/2013

Ivanna Villaneuva

Student Gets 3 Years In Jail For DUI Crash That Killed A Grandmother

Ivanna Villanueva changed her plea in a hearing Friday and has agreed to plead guilty in exchange for a reduced prison sentence for her part in a deadly DUI hit and run accident that left Eyder Ayala dead.

CBS Miami–05/17/2013

(Source: Miami-Dade Corrections  ) Doug Hewett, Hollywood City Manager, charged with DUI

Hollywood Mayor Calls For City Manager’s Resignation After DUI Arrest

Hollywood Mayor Peter Bober is calling for the resignation of the city manager after his recent run in with the law.

CBS4–05/30/2012

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