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.
Multiple DWI Offender Leads Police On Chase Down I-35WAt around 7:23 p.m., Minnesota State Patrol officers say they received a 911 call from concerned drivers about a truck hauling a trailer, swerving all over the busy Minneapolis highway.
Wis. Patrol: Woman, 35, Arrested For DUI With Kids In Car Officials in western Wisconsin say a 35-year-old woman was arrested Saturday for driving under the influence with two children in her car.
Violinist May Never Get Car Back After Unknowingly Lending It To Drunk DriverTrying to do a favor for someone may have cost a Hopkins woman her car. Gayle Thomas is an accomplished violinist, but her daily routine has hit a sour note. She thought she was doing a good thing last month by letting her friend's boyfriend borrow her car.
Puddle Of Mudd Singer Accused Of DUI After Stop Near SturgisPuddle of Mudd singer Wes Scantlin faces his second DUI charge in less than two weeks, this time in South Dakota near the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally.
Montevideo Cop Back To Work After Crash With High DriverA Montevideo Police officer is back to work after getting hit last week by a driver who admitted to being high on marijuana. Officer Kelly Robinson was off duty and was returning home from buying a camper for his family when a vehicle did not yield and pulled out in front of him.
Woman Arrested In Eau Claire For Speeding, Suspicion Of DUI With Child In CarA 27-year-old Minot, North Dakota woman was arrested early Saturday morning in Eau Claire, Wisconsin on suspicion of driving under the influence with a 2-year-old in the car. Cassie Lynn Jackson was arrested by the Wisconsin State Patrol at about 3:39 a.m. after she was pulled over for speeding on westbound Interstate 94.
State Lottery Manager Accused Of 2nd DUIThe executive director of the Minnesota Lottery says a second drunken driving charge against one of his top administrators is a personnel matter that's under review.
Car Smashes Into Green Mill Restaurant In St. PaulPolice in St. Paul say a driver suspected of being under the influence caused a crash Saturday night that resulted in a car smashing into the Green Mill restaurant on Grand Avenue.
Man Sentenced To 4 Years In Bicyclist's DeathA 50-year-old man will serve 4 years in prison for drunkenly striking and killing a bicyclist with his van last February.
State Patrol: Drunk Driving Arrests On Decline In MinnesotaDrunk driving arrests are on the decline Minnesota. The state patrol says they've arrested 21 percent fewer people this year for driving while intoxicated, than this time last year. Minnesota's extra DWI enforcement campaign started in November and continues through the holidays.