Driving under the influence

FILE - In this Nov. 1, 2015 file photo, Michael Madsen arrives at the Hollywood Film Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif. Prosecutors have charged Madsen with two misdemeanor counts of drunken driving after the actor drove his SUV into a pole on March 24, 2019. Madsen has not entered a plea, and is scheduled to appear in court May 20. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)
April 24, 2019 - 11:46 pm
MALIBU, Calif. (AP) — Prosecutors on Wednesday charged Michael Madsen with two misdemeanor counts of drunken driving after the actor drove his SUV into a pole last month. Madsen, 61, has been charged with driving under the influence of alcohol within 10 years of another DUI offense and driving with...
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April 20, 2019 - 2:57 pm
BLYTHEWOOD, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina Highway Patrol trooper was arrested on a DUI charge and later fired by the agency. WSPA-TV reports Cpl. Stephen McDowell was arrested Thursday for driving under the influence, less than 0.10. The state Department of Public Safety says McDowell was off-duty...
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In this Saturday, April 6, 2019 photo, officers escort the remains of fallen California Highway Patrol Sgt. Steve Licon's as it is transferred from the Inland Valley Medical Center to the Perris Coroner in Wildomar, Calif. Motorcycle officer Sgt. Licon was involved in a collision on the I-15 Freeway in Lake Elsinore Saturday afternoon. Michael Callahan of Winchester was booked on the charges in the death of California Highway Patrol Sgt. Steve Licon, said Officer Steve Carapia. (Cindy Yamanaka/The Orange County Register via AP)
April 07, 2019 - 4:49 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Southern California man was arrested on suspicion of murder and driving drunk in the death of a motorcycle officer with the California Highway Patrol, officials said Sunday. Michael Callahan of Winchester was booked on the charges in the death of California Highway Patrol Sgt...
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March 25, 2019 - 11:47 am
MALIBU, Calif. (AP) — Police have arrested actor Michael Madsen for driving under the influence. The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department says Madsen was driving a Land Rover, which struck a pole in Malibu, California, around 8 p.m. Sunday. The 61-year-old, who has been featured in such Quentin...
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March 05, 2019 - 2:42 pm
MORGANTON, N.C. (AP) — Police say a North Carolina man wasn't just caught driving drunk — he also complained that an officer wouldn't share a bottle of liquor. A police report says officers saw Kyle Ryan Elliott driving away from a Morganton sports bar early Saturday with his girlfriend as she...
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February 26, 2019 - 11:26 am
SEASIDE HEIGHTS, N.J. (AP) — A former pro wrestler known as "Sunny" in the ring has been arrested on her sixth charge of drunken driving. Police say 46-year-old Tamara Sytch, of Middletown, New Jersey, was stopped in Seaside Heights on Saturday evening after driving the wrong way on a one-way...
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FILE - In this May 20, 2016 file photo, actor and singer Jussie Smollett attends the "Empire" FYC Event in Los Angeles. Chicago police said Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, they're still seeking a follow-up interview with Smollett after receiving new information that "shifted" their investigation of a reported attack on the "Empire" actor. (Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)
February 20, 2019 - 5:34 am
CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on the attack reported by Jussie Smollett (all times local): 8:25 p.m. A California misdemeanor complaint against Jussie Smollett shows the actor was accused of identifying himself as his younger brother in 2007 when a Los Angeles police officer pulled him over on...
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February 18, 2019 - 12:22 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia's Supreme Court has overturned a law that allowed a driver's refusal to submit to a breath test to be used as evidence in a criminal trial for driving under the influence. The high court unanimously agreed Monday that the provision violated the Georgia Constitution's...
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February 12, 2019 - 1:23 pm
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina officials have joined members of Mothers Against Drunk Driving in support of stricter DUI legislation. Gov. Henry McMaster, some members of the General Assembly and law enforcement joined the organization Tuesday on the Statehouse grounds in support of an...
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January 31, 2019 - 10:29 am
CLAYTON, Ga. (AP) — Troopers say a Georgia police chief has been arrested on DUI and open container charges. News outlets report Dillard police Chief Jeremy James Welch was stopped at a safety check road block Friday night in Clayton. A Georgia Public Safety Department report says the 35-year-old...
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