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Everything You Need to Know About the Affluenza Teen

18-year old Ethan Couch famously made headlines in 2013 as the Affluenza Teen, after the privileged Texas youth lost control and drove his pickup truck into a group of pedestrians on the side of the road, killing all four of them.

Couch, only 16 at the time was sentenced in juvenile court to ten years probation, […]

March 16th, 2016|

DUI Suspect Jailed for Showing Up Drunk to Hearing

Sometimes when you read headlines, they just blow your mind. This is one of them. A Pennsylvania man recently showed up drunk to a hearing in which he was set to plead guilty to a drunk driving case. Instead of pleading guilty and seeing where that went, the judge jailed him for showing up drunk.

32-year-old […]

March 9th, 2016|

Test Drive Kills CarMax Salesman, Driver Facing DUI Charge

A 28-year-old man was arrested for driving under the influence (DUI) after losing control of a Corvette during a test drive. The resulting crash killed the salesman in the car with him and police arrested the suspect for vehicular manslaughter, along with DUI shortly after the accident.

The accident occurred near the CarMax where the test […]

March 2nd, 2016|

Santa Claus Arrested for DUI

You better watch out, you better not cry, you better not… Drink and drive. Far from the North Pole, Santa Claus found himself in a less-than-jolly situation following the busy holiday season. Post Falls, Idaho made national news last month when a man who is legally named Santa Claus, was arrested for DUI. Law enforcement reported […]

February 24th, 2016|

Denver Broncos Safety Arrested for DUI

Fresh off their Super Bowl 50 win, Denver Broncos safety Shiloh Keo, 28, was arrested on February 13, 2015, in Idaho on a DUI charge. Keo, an Eagle, Idaho native, was booked into Adad County Jail shortly after 2 AM by Idaho State Police.

Keo allegedly was stopped by a state trooper at milepost 4 for […]

February 17th, 2016|

Miss Washington Gives Up Her Crown After DUI Arrest Surfaces

In January, Miss Washington Stormy Keffeler resigned from her title of Miss Washington, after news broke of her undisclosed DUI conviction. The application to enter a US beauty pageant requires applicants to disclose whether they’ve ever been convicted of a felony.

Keffeler consulted with her lawyer before declining any convictions. According to Keffeler’s lawyer, the DUI […]

February 10th, 2016|

DWI Offender Sentenced to Life in Prison

A Weatherford, Texas man was sentenced to life in prison after he pled guilty to a 10th driving while intoxicated (DWI) offense. District Judge Craig Towson sentenced Ivy Ray Eberhardt, 62, to life in prison after accumulating 12 DWI arrests followed by 10 DWI convictions.

The initial case that brought Eberhardt in front of Judge Towson […]

February 3rd, 2016|

Indiana May Ease Handgun Permits Requirements for Alcohol Related Offenses

Have any alcohol related convictions on your record? If so, you may have a more difficult time obtaining a handgun permit in Indiana soon. A current proposed bill could take away the ability to buy a handgun if the purchaser has an alcohol related offense on his or her record.

On Wednesday, January 13th, 2016, lawmakers […]

January 27th, 2016|

Repeat Drunk Driver Sentenced to 24 Years for Fire Started Near I-25

Falcon, Colorado resident Garrett Dean Neugebauer, 42, received 24 years in the Department of Corrections (DOC) recently for repeat DUI offenses culminating in a fire on I-25.

On October 23, 2014, Neugebauer was convicted on two separate counts of attempted first-degree assault with extreme indifference, a single count of vehicular eluding with injury, and a count […]

January 20th, 2016|