Monthly Archives: May 2012

Man Arrested for OWI with Zebra, Parrot in Front Seat of Truck

Jerald Reiter, 55, was arrested outside of a Dubuque bar on Sunday night with a pet zebra and a macaw parrot in the front seat of his truck.   Officers charged Reiter with a OWI (Operating While Intoxicated).  Officers stopped … Continue reading

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Meth Lab Busted Near Minor

Manufacturing methaphetamine in Jefferson County, Alabama, turned out to be a losing deal for four residents. Four people were arrested Monday afternoon by Jefferson County Sheriff’s Deputies after finding an active methamphetamine lab in a car.  Deputies also found more … Continue reading

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DUI Driver Who Drove Over Boyfriend Sentenced to 7 Years

Alcoholism can not only harm those addicted, but hurt those they love as well. Allison Chambliss was so drunk she didn’t even know she ran over her boyfriend, Jeremy Adams, last year.  Unfortunately, Adams was killed in the accident. The … Continue reading

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Guilt and innocence in a DUI news report

A report from WKRG describes a traffic accident on the Interstate 10 highway in Mobile in which a minivan in the westbound lane was struck by a car traveling the wrong way in the same lane. The driver of the … Continue reading

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New bill specifies criminal penalties to be assessed for looting

House Bill 340, a measure aimed at prosecuting individuals suspected of looting, has been signed into law. According to fox19tv.com, the bill states that “[a] person commits the crime of looting if the person intentionally injures without authorization any building … Continue reading

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The Ask, Listen Learn Game

The Century Council has developed an interactive, multimedia program that keeps students physically active while learning valuable information about underage drinking.  The Ask, Listen, Learn game (ALL), which blends technology and physical activity, is being used by physical education and … Continue reading

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Former NFL lineman arrested on drug charges

Torrin Tucker, the 32-year-old former offensive lineman for the NFL’s Dallas Cowboys, was arrested in Tampa, Florida on Tuesday. According to a report by the Associated Press, Tucker allegedly attempted to sell marijuana to an undercover police officer. Tucker was … Continue reading

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