Exclusive: "Too Drunk To Care" Driver Wants Prison Sentence ReducedThe self-proclaimed "Pothead Princess" -- Kayla Mendoza -- wants to have her prison sentence reduced from 24 years to 10 years. Mendoza made the request in an apologetic letter to Judge David Haimes, who sentenced her less than three months ago.
Drunk-Driving Crash Survivor Thanks Officers For Their ServiceA survivor of a drunk driving crash honored the people who bring reckless drivers, like the one who killed her sister, to justice in an award ceremony at Miami-Dade Police Headquarters Thursday.
Focus on South Florida: MADDMothers Against Drunk Driving is the nation’s largest nonprofit, working to protect families from drunk driving and underage drinking. In South Florida, the chapter's annual "Walk Like MADD" and the "MADD Dash" raise hundreds of thousands of dollars to benefit community education, victim support services and youth programs. Later this month more than 2-thousand walkers and runners will take to the streets of Fort Lauderdale to participate in the 5th annual such event. We focus on how you can get involved and MADD’s mission.
Local Man Steps In To Help MADDFor years Robert Pozo has been organizing running events across the country including founding the ING Miami Marathon but soon his latest venture is one that is close to his heart.
MADD Red Ribbons During Holidays To Raise Awareness Against Drunk DrivingThe families of South Floridians killed by drunk drivers are raising awareness against drunk and drugged driving this holiday season.
South Floridians Give Loving Lessons Of GratitudeThanks- giving. It’s not always easy to connect to the true spirit of the day.
MADD Holds Candlelight Ceremony For Victims In MiamiLights were lit and tears were shed Tuesday evening to honor the memory of victims involved in drunk-driving crashes in Miami-Dade County.
Woman Who Left Scene Of Fatal Crash Dodges ProsecutionIn Miami's Brickell neighborhood in March of last year, 52-year-old Ana Marie Mares had just left a sushi restaurant when she was struck and killed by a driver who kept on going.
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.
MADD, Sheriffs At Odds Over DUI ProposalMothers 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.
Controversy Swirls Around Program To Keep Drunks Off RoadThe 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.
Kaely Camacho's Sister, Mother Find Purpose In Their PainBree Ann Camacho lost her sister, but she gained new purpose.