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People participate in a candlelight vigil against violence in Cali, Valle del Cauca department, Colombia, on October 8, 2014. The Catholic Church conducted a day of prayer to ask for the end of violence, because of the murders totaling some  1,090 homicides this year.  National Police have announced an increase in security measures to reduce the murder rate. Cali is the third largest city in the country, and one of the most dangerous. AFP PHOTO/LUIS ROBAYO        (Photo credit should read LUIS ROBAYO/AFP/Getty Images)

MADD Holds Candlelight Ceremony For Victims In Miami

Lights were lit and tears were shed Tuesday evening to honor the memory of victims involved in drunk-driving crashes in Miami-Dade County.

11/18/2014

Kaely Camacho (Source: Camacho Family)

Sister Of Teen Killed In Drunk Driving Accident Speaks At MADD Event

The sister of a South Florida teen killed by a drunk driver spoke at a special ceremony to honor those committed to ending DUI crime.

06/04/2014

More than two thousand people laced up their sneakers for the annual Walk like MADD/ MADD Dash 5K in downtown Ft. Lauderdale.  (Source: MADD.org)

Two Thousand Walk Like MADD In Ft. Lauderdale

More than two thousand people laced up their sneakers for the annual Walk like MADD/ MADD Dash 5K Sunday morning in downtown Ft. Lauderdale.

05/04/2014

Heather Geronemus, Mothers Against Drunk Driving (Source: CBSMiami)

Focus on South Florida: Mothers Against Drunk Driving

Mothers Against Drunk Driving is the nation’s largest nonprofit working to protect families from drunk driving and underage drinking. MADD chapters in South Florida have raised hundreds of thousands of dollars in annual events like “Walk Like MADD” and “MADD Dash”. More than one thousand people are expected at MADD’s signature walk early next month in downtown Fort Lauderdale. We focus on efforts end drunk driving in a conversation with a woman who became active in a local MADD chapter after her father was killed by a drunk driver.

My TV 33–04/28/2014

Florida Capitol Complex (Source: dms.myflorida.com)

MADD, Sheriffs At Odds Over DUI Proposal

Mothers Against Drunk Driving is objecting to an abstinence-based proposal that would let judges order twice-daily breath tests instead of ignition interlock devices for repeat DUI offenders.

04/20/2014

Sandor Guillen in court on Monday, April 14, 2014. (Source: CBS4)

Sentencing Day Set For Sandor Guillen In Kaely Camacho Hit & Run Case

Sentencing day has been set for the man convicted in the DUI manslaughter of South Florida teenager Kaely Camacho.

CBS Miami–04/14/2014

Sandor Guillen in court Wednesday, March 19, 2014. (Source: CBS4)

Guillen To Stay In Jail Prior To Sentencing In Kaely Camacho Case

The man convicted in the DUI manslaughter of South Florida teenager Kaely Camacho was back in court Wednesday morning.

03/19/2014

(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

Sandor Guillen (left) seated next to his attorney during jury selection for his DUI trial.  (Source: CBS4)

Guillen Found Guilty On All Counts For Death Of Kaely Camacho

Sandor Guillen has been found guilty of DUI manslaughter and two other charges for the death of 13-year-old Kaely Camacho.

03/03/2014

(Source: AP)

MADD Hosts 5k Walk, Run At Tropical Park

Mothers Against Drunk Driving hosted a Walk Like MADD 5K Walk, Dash & Festival Sunday morning at Tropical Park.

02/09/2014

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