DUI

A police officer conducts a field sobriety test at a DUI traffic checkpoint.  (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Study: Teens That Ride With Drunk Drivers More Likely To Drive Drunk

Older high school students more likely to drive under the influence if they have been in a car with someone who has been driving while intoxicated.

03/18/2014

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Councilwoman Cleta Winslow Pleads Guilty To DUI Charge

Atlanta, Ga- CBS Radio Atlanta City Councilwoman, Cleta Winslow, pleaded guilty to a DUI charge on Tuesday in Fulton County. The councilwoman was charged with DUI on May 7, 2013 and was administered probation. Along […]

WAOK-AM–02/05/2014

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State Officials Launch Holiday DUI Crackdown

State officials have launched their annual holiday effort to crack down on drunken drivers.

12/18/2013

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Ex-NBA Star Blaylock In Jail, Charged In Fatal Ga. Crash

Former NBA All-Star Daron “Mookie” Blaylock is out of the hospital and in jail, charged with vehicular homicide in a car crash south of Atlanta.

06/10/2013

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Atlanta City Councilwoman Arrested For DUI

Atlanta City Councilwoman Cleta Winslow is facing charges of DUI after her arrest overnight near her home. Atlanta police say Winslow was driving along Oglethorpe Street in southwest Atlanta around 11 p.m. in a gray Honda Accord when […]

WAOK-AM–05/08/2013

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3 Doors Down Bassist Enters Rehab Following Fatal DUI Charge

The bassist for the rock band 3 Doors Down has checked himself into a drug treatment facility after bonding out of jail, the musician’s lawyer said Wednesday.

04/24/2013

File photo of bassist Robert Todd Harrell of the rock band 3 Doors Down. (credit: Getty Images)

Police: 3 Doors Down Member Charged In Fatal DUI Crash

Bassist Robert Todd Harrell of the rock band 3 Doors Down has been charged with vehicular homicide by intoxication after an interstate crash claimed the life of another motorist in the Nashville area, police said.

04/21/2013

A police officer uses a pen light to check the eyes of a driver as he conducts a field sobriety test at a DUI traffic checkpoint. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

State Patrol: 6 Killed, More Than 300 DUI Arrests During New Year’s Period

The Georgia State Patrol says six people were killed in traffic crashes during the New Year’s holiday travel period, which began at 6 p.m. Friday at 6 p.m. and ended at midnight Tuesday.

01/02/2013

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Atlanta News Anchor Arrested In DUI Crash

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) — A news anchor for Fox 5 Atlanta has been arrested on suspicion of drunken driving after authorities say she caused a wrong-way crash on a city street. Amanda Davis, who co-anchors the evening […]

WAOK-AM–11/13/2012

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Police: Woman Reported Shot Dead Was Passed Out In Car Dressed As Zombie

Police in Alabama were called to what looked like a woman shot dead in her car but found a Halloween reveler they described as drunk and passed out in a bloody-pregnant looking zombie costume.

11/02/2012

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