Category Archives: DUI

Man Sentenced to Prison for DUI Fatality

A 75-year-old Prichard man struck and killed a pedestrian outside the Harlem Duke Social Club two years ago.  Although Alabama’s sentencing guidelines called for no prison time, a judge felt otherwise and sentenced the man to twelve years in prison, … Continue reading

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Reese Witherspoon and Husband Arrested in Atlanta

An Atlanta police officer early Friday morning, observed a motorist failing to stay in his lane and pulled the man over.  The officer suspected the driver was driving while impaired and administered a field sobriety test.  While administering the sobriety … Continue reading

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Mobile Officer Accused of Drunkenly Drawing Pistol on Citizen

The Mobile Police Department confirmed the department was investigating an off-duty  police officer accused of brandishing his weapon while intoxicated at a Mobile Waffle House.  Ashley Rains, MPD Public Information Officer, confirmed that Sgt. Leland Terrell had been investigated after … Continue reading

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Lead Singer of Bauhaus Arrested for Hit-and-Run DUI

The English gothic rock band Bauhaus was popular in the 1980’s, and was a group that was considered, because  of their dark, gloomy sound and image, the first gothic rock group.  Although this rock band is no longer together today, … Continue reading

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Mobile Lawyer Charged With DUI

A traffic accident on Friday night led to the arrest of one Mobile attorney on charges of driving under the influence. Rick Yelverton was booked into the Mobile County Metro Jail Saturday after his car collided with another vehicle on … Continue reading

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Mark Grace Gets Jail Time in DUI Case

Mark Grace, the former Major League Baseball player and sports broadcaster, was sentenced to four months in jail after pleading guilty to felony endangerment and misdemeanor driving under the influence of alcohol.  As part of his plea agreement, Grace will … Continue reading

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Driver Charged With Six Counts of DUI Manslaughter

The man who was driving the SUV that plunged into a swollen creek last month in eastern Mississippi, has now been charged with six counts of DUI manslaughter in the tragic  accident. Duane John, 34, was driving a Dodge Durango … Continue reading

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Don’t Brag About Drinking and Driving

An 18-year-old Astoria, Oregon teenager  learned  that if you drink and drive and don’t get caught, don’t brag about your escapade on Facebook, especially when you hit and damage a couple of cars on the way home. Jacob Cox-Brown drove … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Weekend Marks Most Dangerous Time to Drive

Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) a group which came to fruition after a mother lost her daughter due to being killed by a drunk driver has started a new campaign to raise awareness of holiday drunk driving. It is estimated … Continue reading

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Tips for Sports Games with Friends

During sports seasons, it is very common for individuals to throw house parties, inviting all their close friends over for drinks and food, while watching the game. What many people don’t really think about, though, is that when throwing a … Continue reading

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