Drunk Driving

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Suspected Drunk Driver Plowed Truck Into Lancaster Home, Killing Sleeping Woman

A woman in her 70s was killed Sunday night after a suspected drunk driver plowed his vehicle into her Lancaster home.

03/30/2015

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OC Police Hit The Bars With Breathalyzers, Uber Vouchers To Raise DUI Awareness

Orange County police hit the bars Saturday night in two beach communities in an effort to educate people on the dangers of drinking and driving.

01/04/2015

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Driver Charged With DUI In Alhambra Crash That Injured 15

Criminal charges were filed Wednesday against a Los Angeles man who police say drunkenly rear-ended a minivan, knocking it into a crowd of people looking at Christmas lights in Alhambra.

12/17/2014

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Newport Beach PD Warns ‘We’ll Know If You Are Drunk’ In Viral Holiday Jingle

The department Monday posted their version of “Santa Claus Is Coming To Town” to YouTube in an effort to keep drunk drivers off the road.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/02/2014

Murrieta’s former mayor Alan Long has been charged in connection with an alleged drunken-driving crash that injured four teens. (credit: CBS)

Families Of Teens Injured In Crash File Suit Against Former Murrieta Mayor

Former Murrieta Mayor Alan Long is facing new legal troubles in the wake of the alleged DUI crash that left four teens injured last month.

11/10/2014

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Teen Arrested On Suspicion Of Drunk Driving, Hit-And-Run

Joseph Mario Rodriguez, 18, is accused of crashing his car into two parked cars on northbound Santa Fe Avenue and Tenth Street at approximately 6:15 a.m.

10/12/2014

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Man Charged In 2013 Drunken Rampage Through Palos Verdes Peninsula

A 66-year-old motorist has been charged in connection with drunken driving rampage through Palos Verdes in 2013, according to the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office.

10/01/2014

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CHP Officers Begin Strict Enforcement Today For Long Holiday Weekend

California Highway Patrol officers announced Thursday that they will be out in full force patrolling the roadways for the Fourth of July weekend.

CBS Los Angeles–07/03/2014

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Video Shows Woman Blinded After Beaumont Cop Allegedly Pepper Sprayed Her During Arrest

Enoch Clark is charged with using excessive force against motorist Monique Hernandez during a traffic stop in February 2012 that led to her drunk driving arrest.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/19/2014

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Highland Family Demands City Make Street Safer After Car Plowed Into Home

A San Bernardino man whose home has been the site of four car crashes in two years is pleading with the city to stop speeding drivers on his street.

04/22/2014

Police used a stun gun to take a suspect down following a chase, (credit: CBS)

Pursuit Of Drunk Driving Suspect Ends With Police Using Stun Gun

Police said the man refused their directions and also taunted them.

03/19/2014

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Funeral Held For Former Child Actor After Being Hit By Alleged Drunk Driver

A funeral was held Tuesday for a former child actor who was struck and killed by an alleged drunk driver in Woodland Hills.

03/04/2014

Six people have been killed in a wrong-way collision on the 60 Freeway. (credit: CBS)

MADD Holds Vigil For 6 Killed In Alleged DUI Wrong-Way Crash

You have a better chance of being killed by a drunk driver than you do being shot.

02/12/2014

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Family Holds Vigil For Woman Killed In Suspected Drunk Driving Crash

Through a fractured jaw 18-year-old Catherine Munoz is sharing a cautionary tale about drinking and driving.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/22/2014

Kourosh Keshmiri, 27, of Mission Viejo, has been booked on suspicion of DUI in connection with a deadly crash in Mission Viejo. (credit: Orange County Sheriff’s Department)

Driver Who Allegedly Crashed Into Mission Viejo House, Killing 1, Had Previous DUI Conviction

Murder charges were filed Monday against a convicted drunk driver who allegedly crashed a car into a Mission Viejo home, killing a man as he slept in his bed.

12/30/2013

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