DUI related posts

DUI or Diabetes? Medical Conditions Can Mimic DUI Signs

Some of the symptoms of intoxication can include slurred speech, confusion, loss of balance while performing field sobriety tests, and stumbling. The problem lies with law enforcement officers believing that these symptoms are exclusive to DUI. The truth is, many medical conditions cause people to exhibit many of the same signs. Diabetes can cause confusion […]

The Truth Behind Breathalyzer, Blood, Urine & Field Sobriety Tests

Just because you have been arrested for DUI (driving under the influence) does not necessarily mean you are guilty because the tests came back positive. Here are some reasons why you might have failed these tests and should not have. The Breathalyzer Test: Breathalyzers, like any other equipment, must be maintained on a regular basis […]

DUI suspect shot in Harvard Heights

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – A man suspected of driving while under the influence fled from police during a traffic stop yesterday and held officers at bay outside an apartment building in the Harvard Heights area until they used bean bag rounds to secure his surrender. (Read more) Originally posted 2016-04-02 14:21:30.

Kentucky GOP spokeswoman suspended after DUI arrest

FRANKFORT — The spokeswoman for the Republican Party of Kentucky has been placed on a two-week unpaid suspension after being arrested Saturday night in Lexington for driving under the influence, state GOP chairman Steve Robertson said on Monday. Read more here: http://www.kentucky.com/news/politics-government/article44436294.html#storylink=cpy Originally posted 2016-04-02 14:21:30.

5 Los Angeles DUI Checkpoints Planned Through The Weekend

With the weekend fast-approaching, authorities will target impaired drivers starting Thursday night and continue through Monday morning with several DUI checkpoints and saturation patrols. Here’s what the Los Angeles Police Department has planned: Sobriety & Driver’s License Checkpoint Thursday, July 25, 6 p.m. to Friday, July 26, 12 a.m. Slauson Avenue at Buckler Avenue, Los […]