Minnesota DWIs Increase This Holiday WeekendMinnesota Traffic Safety encourages everyone to drive sober to prevent alcohol-related accidents and deaths, with 191 DWIs already this holiday weekend.
Off-Duty Officer Arrested for DUISgt. Thad Stafford, who was not on duty during the time of the incident, has been charged with driving under the influence, and he will be placed on administrative leave pending an internal investigation.
Woman Arrested After Driving Under Influence With Child In CarThe woman and child were treated for minor injuries the woman was detained.
Tiger Woods Arrested In Florida For DUIGolf superstar Tiger Woods has been arrested in Florida for driving under the influence.
Woman In Wis. Accused Of Stealing Squad Car While DrunkA Baraboo woman is accused of her third drunken driving offense and this time sheriff's officials say she was behind the wheel of a stolen squad car. The Juneau County Sheriff's Department says a deputy and a state trooper were dealing with an intoxicated man and woman at a BP gas station in Lyndon Station Saturday about 4 a.m.
North Dakota Court To Possibly Make Decision On DUI Case 20 Years LaterThe North Dakota Supreme Court is deciding whether a 20-year delay for the trial of a man accused of driving drunk violated his right to a speedy trial. William Gale was found guilty by a Grand Forks jury in July on a 1995 DUI charge. He was ordered to pay a $500 fine.
Wis. Police: Driver Under The Influence Had 7-Year-Old PassengerJanesville police are recommending child neglect charges and other counts against a man found passed out behind the wheel with a 7-year-old child in the vehicle. Authorities say police roused the 34-year-old man and he resisted arrest, injuring an officer trying to take him in custody Sunday evening at a Woodman's gas station.
MN Court Of Appeals: Warrant Needed Before Giving DWI Blood TestThe Minnesota Court of Appeals issued a decision Tuesday declaring that law enforcement must have a warrant before giving a blood test to a suspected impaired driver. The opinion, written by Judge Jill Flaskamp Halbrooks, states that the 2012 subdivision of Minnesota's Driving While Impaired laws that makes it a crime for refusal to submit to a chemical test -- blood, breath or urine -- is unconstitutional.
Wisconsin School Bus Driver Arrested For Suspected OWIA school bus driver in southeastern Wisconsin has been arrested on suspicion of OWI after driving the bus into a cornfield.
Man Gets 8 Years For Drunk Driving Crash That Killed Mpls. CoupleA Golden Valley man will serve the maximum time in prison for causing a drunk driving crash that killed a young Minneapolis couple.
Charges: Driver In Deer River Crash Was Nearly Twice The Legal Limit A 29-year-old Deer River man is accused of having a blood alcohol concentration of nearly twice the legal limit in a crash that killed two people in northern Minnesota earlier this month.