DWI round up


Round up of DWI stories from around the nation: 

RSS Missouri DWI News

  • DUI/DWI February 20, 2018
    "Since the early 1980s, alcohol-related traffic deaths per population have been cut in half with the greatest proportional declines among persons 16-20 years old" https://report.nih.gov/nihfactsheets/ViewFactSheet.aspx?csid=24. With respect to DWI/DUI, increased public awareness and increased ...

RSS Field Sobriety Test News

  • Man who threatened Helena police and failed to register gets 5 years in prison February 21, 2018
    He admitted being intoxicated and performed a field sobriety test but refused to give a breath sample, according to court documents. He began threatening officers, telling them that he would remember both their names and that he was associated with the Hell's Angels in California and Virginia and was ...
  • Gardnerville man held on controlled substance, fleeing charges, says Carson City Sheriff's Office February 21, 2018
    The arrest report says he failed the field sobriety test. He was held in lieu of $1,000 bail. • At 8:19 a.m., a Reno 34-year-old was arrested on suspicion of DUI 1st offense after deputies responded to a report of someone driving recklessly in the Gold Dust West parking lot. She was also arrested on ...
  • Woman charged with DUI after wrecking in Arab Primary School pickup line February 20, 2018
    13 outside the Arab Primary School. Chief Ed Ralston said they got a call of an accident in the student pickup line. When officers arrived they found Starr had rear-ended another vehicle in the line. Officers had Starr perform a field sobriety test after learning she had consumed prescription medications.
  • Man arrested for DUI after almost colliding with arresting officer's vehicle | Police blotter for Feb. 7-13 February 20, 2018
    N.E. The man left prior to police arrival but was located driving into his driveway. He blew a preliminary breath test of 0.201. He was arrested for driving under the influence and driving with a suspended license. The suspect had a prior arrest for driving under the influence and was booked into Score Jail.
  • Sheriff's Office arrest man for third DUI February 20, 2018
    Stefanovich had the odor of alcohol on his person, Ernst said, and he declined to perform field sobriety tests, saying that he'd had some previous injuries. ... Stefanovich was arrested and taken to the Gage County Detention Center, where he was submitted to a Datamaster intoxilyzer test that recorded a ...
  • Police Reports Updated 2-20-18 February 20, 2018
    The male declined the Field Sobriety Tests and was transported to a local hospital for assessment. A blood sample was taken, and the male ... After declining the Field Sobriety Tests and the Preliminary Breath Test, he gave breath samples of .172/.171. He also stated that he had only consumed one ...
  • Police: Danbury woman hid heroin in 'private' area February 20, 2018
    WILTON — A Norwalk man and a Danbury woman are facing heroin possession charges following a traffic stop in Wilton police said. Wilton police pulled over Dimitrios Tsimis, 32, of Norwalk, around 5:30 p.m. Wednesday for allegedly failing to maintain the proper lane, according to police reports.
  • Suspected hit and run leads to Roberts man's eighth OWI charge February 20, 2018
    He showed signs of impairment during field sobriety tests and refused to provide a preliminary breath test. St. Croix County Circuit Judge Scott Needham ordered Bierschenk to be held on $5,000 cash bond in advance of a Feb. 20 preliminary hearing. Additional Articles Recommended by Hudson Star ...
  • Suspected hit and run leads to Roberts man's eighth OWI charge February 20, 2018
    He showed signs of impairment during field sobriety tests and refused to provide a preliminary breath test. St. Croix County Circuit Judge Scott Needham ordered Bierschenk to be held on $5,000 cash bond in advance of a Feb. 20 preliminary hearing. Additional Articles Recommended by River Falls ...
  • Police: Drunken Joliet driver crashed into snow pile, fire hydrant February 20, 2018
    Officers investigated both incidents and reportedly learned Burkhart was involved in both crashes. The officers also allegedly smelled a strong odor of alcohol on Burkhart's breath and he failed a field sobriety test he was given afterward. Following Burkhart's arrest, he was booked into the Will County jail.