Topic: DUI

Woman arrested after taunting police on social media, filing false report

A New Jersey woman was arrested this week after filing a false police report to avoid a DUI, then mocked the police shortly thereafter on Twitter calling them “silly piggies”. Hayley Oates, 25, and her […]

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Lafourche Parish DWI & seatbelt checkpoint scheduled for Thanksgiving week

In an effort to stop drunk driving, the Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office is scheduling several checkpoints during the Thanksgiving holiday week. Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday will have seatbelt checkpoints, and a DWI checkpoint scheduled for […]

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Trio sought after driving stolen SUV from DWI checkpoint

A trio is being sought for driving a stolen SUV after fleeing a DWI checkpoint in Orleans Parish Friday night. The men were stopped at the checkpoint near Dublin and Dixon street intersection. The men provide […]

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Louisiana man arrested for DWI after passing out at drive-thru

Joseph Neal Page of  Robeline, LA was arrested on November 2nd after being discovered passed out in the McDonald’s drive-thru in Gonzales. A McDonald’s employee had called 911 and Officer Tunis arrived and noticed Page […]

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Georgia drivers claim to be too drunk to consent to DUI tests

A Georgia Supreme Court ruling has created a legal loophole that has allowed evidence against drunk drivers to be thrown out because they were too drunk to consent to the field sobriety tests. Attorney Lance […]

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Man arrested for 5th DWI in Plaquemines Parish

A Prairieville man was arrested was arrested Wednesday afternoon for a 5th DWI. When he was pulled over, he had multiple pill bottles in his vehicle for drugs including oxycodone. Alois Guepet III was seen swerving […]

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Adacia Chambers arrested after 4 killed in OSU crash, charged with DUI, murder

The driver that plowed through a an Oklahoma State University homecoming parade is facing 4 murder counts as well as driving under the influence. Adacia Chambers drove through a crowd on Saturday afternoon injuring dozens […]

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Man convicted of 5th DWI, awaiting sentencing

Charles Landrum, of Baton Rouge, was convicted Wednesday of a 5th DWI and is now facing from 10 to 30 years in prison. Landrum was arrested in 2012 after he was spotted driving with a […]

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NOPD to conduct sobriety checkpoint on Thursday, October 22

As an ongoing proactive effort to remove impaired drivers from the roadways, the Orleans Parish Police Department will be conducting a DWI Checkpoint, Thursday, October 22, at an undisclosed location in Orleans Parish. The checkpoint […]

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Man arrested for DWI after serious morning crash

A woman was seriously injured after being struck by A Porsche early Wednesday morning at the corner of Tulane and Loyola Avenue. Michael Clement was arrested for DWI and negligent vehicular injury. If you or someone […]

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Man arrested for 4th offense DWI after head-on collision with 18-wheeler

A man was arrested for a 4th offense DWI last week after he walked away from a head-on collision with an 18-wheeler on the I-10. William Shockley-Hainswas arrested and booked into the Jefferson Davis Parish […]

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Man arrested for DWI after crashing into State Trooper’s vehicle

Rickey Denney, Jr. of Florida was arrested early Wednesday morning in Gonzales, LA after crashing into a State Trooper vehicle. The vehicle was unoccupied and was parked with flashing lights to block the road after […]

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Woman arrested for hit-and-run, DWI, impersonating an officer

Jane White, of New Orleans, was arrested Sunday evening in Terrytown after a hit-and-run. Ms. White’s vehicle rear-ended another vehicle and when asked to leave the vehicle, fled the scene down Lapalco Blvd. Once troopers […]

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Man gets drunk in public citation while riding horse

Jack Williams, Watson, LA, was issued a citation for drunk in public while riding his horse, Sugar, home from the daiquiri shop. Williams claims he was too drunk to drive his truck and trailer back […]

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DWI checkpoints announced for Labor Day weekend in Hammond

As an ongoing proactive effort to remove impaired drivers from the roadways, the Hammond Police Department will be conducting DWI Checkpoints through the Labor Day weekend at undisclosed locations in Hammond. Never drink and drive. If you are […]

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Baton Rouge man arrested early Sunday for 7th offense DWI

Frederick Warner, 38, was arrested early Sunday morning for a 7th offense DWI. State troopers noticed Warner speeding at 78 in a 55 mph zone, and when pulled over, smelled of alcohol. After performing poorly […]

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New Orleans man pleads guilty to 3rd offense DWI, gets jail time

Joshua Bruce, of New Orleans, was sentenced to jail time after being convicted of a 3rd offense DWI from a Causeway accident a year ago. Bruce was noticed by a Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Deputy swerving […]

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Sobriety checkpoint planned for tonight, August 27 in St. Bernard Parish

As an ongoing proactive effort to remove impaired drivers from the roadways, the St. Bernard Parish Sheriff’s Office will be conducting a DWI Checkpoint, Thursday, August 27, at an undisclosed location in St. Bernard Parish starting at […]

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