Topic: DUI

DWI Checkpoint planned for tonight, Dec 19, in Slidell

As an ongoing proactive effort to remove impaired drivers from the roadways, the Slidell Police Department will be conducting a DWI Checkpoint, Friday, December 19, at an undisclosed location in Saint Tammany Parish. The checkpoint will begin […]

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Metairie man arrested for DWI after head-on collision

A Metairie man, Steven L. Baxter, was arrested in Jefferson Parish Saturday night after a head-on collision on Metairie Road injured his passenger. Baxter was seen speeding on Metairie Road when his vehicle crossed the […]

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‘Cake Boss’ star arrested for DWI in New York

Buddy Valastro, star of the TLC show ‘Cake Boss’, was arrested early Thursday morning in his yellow Corvette in Manhattan. The vehicle was seen speeding in Manhattan when he was pulled over by a police […]

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Metairie man fakes carjacking to avoid DWI arrest

A man in Metairie was arrested this past Sunday after filing a false police report for his stolen vehicle to avoid a DWI arrest. The Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office received several phone calls on October […]

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Florida Man Avoiding DWI Arrest Jumps Off Causeway Bridge

Video courtesy of www.nola.com A Florida man leapt from the Causeway bridge early Tuesday morning after crashing his vehicle into the guardrail in what appears to be a DWI related accident. The police were alerted […]

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Leah Remini, Jennifer Lopez Rear-Ended By Suspected Drunk Driver

Leah Remini, Jennifer Lopez and her two children were rear-ended at a stop light Saturday evening. Remini was driving the vehicle carrying Lopez and her two children, when after coming to a stop, a truck […]

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Jennifer Englade Sentenced to 30 Years for Deadly DWI Crash

Jennifer Englade, the woman who caused a high-speed Memorial Day crash in 2013, was sentenced to 30 years in prison for her role in the deadly accident. Englade was driving down Airline Highway when she […]

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Celebrity Chef Todd English Arrested for DWI over Labor Day Weekend

Celebrity chef, Todd English, was arrested over the Labor Day weekend for DWI in New York early Sunday morning. He was arrested on a county road on Long Island, and no other information is available […]

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Kenner Taking Part in “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” DWI Crackdown for Labor Day

Kenner is officially joining other law enforcement agencies in the state-wide “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign to curb DWIs during the 3-day weekend. Labor Day is considered the official end of summer holiday, […]

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Louisiana Cracking Down on DWIs through Labor Day Weekend

Law enforcement agencies across Louisiana will be cracking down on DWIs as part of its “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign, which provides increased money and patrols to combat DWIs. Alcohol is a factor […]

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NOPD Officer Arrested for DWI on Causeway, Suspended Without Pay

An NOPD officer was arrested Saturday evening and placed on immediate suspension for DWI. The vehicle was seen driving erratically on the Causeway when police pulled over 26-year-old David Aranda, a 1st District police officer. […]

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Disney Star, Billy Unger, Arrested for Underage DUI in California

A Disney television star has recently been arrested for driving under the influence in California. Billy Unger, from Disney’s Lab Rats, was stopped by law enforcement officers while cruising along the Pacific Coast Highway. Police […]

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Thibodaux Police Report Man Arrested for 4th DWI, Other Charges

Thibodaux Police report that a Houma man has recently been arrested for his fourth DWI. Brady Coleman visited his ex-girlfriend’s home around 10:30 PM after already being asked to leave once because he was drunk. […]

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Texas Man Arrested for Negligent Homicide, DWI, Hit and Run

A recent auto accident caused by Joseph Hicks outside of Empire, Louisiana left Davy Bowers, 19, dead. Hicks reportedly crossed the median on LA 23 and struck Bowers’ truck. A third car could not stop […]

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2 Killed, More Injured by Drunk Driver at Austin’s SXSW Festival

Early Thursday morning, a drunk driver trying to avoid a routine traffic stop, fled police and drove through a crowd killing 2 and injuring more than 20 at Austin’s annual South by Southwest festival. After […]

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Bieber Pleads Not Guilty in DUI, Turns Himself in for Assault in Toronto

Justin Bieber, who’s been all over the news lately due to multiple legal issues since December, pled not guilty to DUI charges on Wednesday in a Miami court. Bieber has an arraignment date set for […]

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Can You Be Arrested for a DWI If You Aren’t Driving?

Recently, Psych Central reported that a study of 22,000 high school seniors showed an increase in drugged driving even while the number of teens involved in drunk driving incidents has declined. As many as 28 […]

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Choosing the Right New Orleans DWI Attorney Video

New Orleans juries seem to be getting tougher on criminal offenders, as data indicates a significant increase in the rate of convictions from 2011 to 2012. When the Times-Picayune reviewed the conviction rate in 2011, […]

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