drunk driver

Suffolk County Police Cruiser

Police: Drunk Driver Crashes Car, Kills Passenger On L.I.

A Long Island man has been arrested on a drunken-driving charge after a one-car crash that killed his passenger


Nassau County police cruiser (File/Credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Long Island Parents Charged Under Leandra’s Law In Separate Incidents

Nassau County Police have arrested a woman who was allegedly driving drunk with her toddler in tow.


A sign directing drivers to the New Jersey Turnpike - Ridgefield Park, NJ - May 5, 2008 - Photo: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880

Alleged Drunk Driver Kills 1, Injures 3 In New Jersey Turnpike Crash

One man was killed and three people were injured when a car driven by an accused drunken driver struck a concrete barrier on the New Jersey Turnpike in northern New Jersey.


Sadly, people continue to get behind the wheel drunk, and some of them are doing it early in the morning, police told CBS 2 recently. (Photo: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: The Deadly New Threat During Your Morning Commute

You may be shocked to find out that CBS 2 recently uncovered an alarming and potentially deadly new problem on the city’s roads, the morning DUI.


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Brooklyn Man Faces Number Of Charges For Fatal Drunk Driving Crash

According to police, Steven Calandrillo, 25, slammed his car into a woman standing on the sidewalk at the corner of Shore Parkway and Bragg Street in Sheepshead Bay around 2 a.m. on Saturday.


City Employee Arrested For Driving While Intoxicated

Police said Brian Baba, of the New York City Department of Sanitation, was arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated at 1:47 a.m.


Somers teen Max Yovane is being hailed as a hero by friends and family for stopping a suspected drunk driver, using his own car to stop her. (Photo: CBS 2)

‘Hero’ Westchester Teen Stops Alleged Drunk Driver

A quick-thinking teenager is getting the credit for stopping a suspected drunk driver, using his own car to get the job done.


1,900 Lose Power In NY After Driver Hits Pole

Authorities in upstate New York say a drunken driver hit a utility pole and shut off power for 1,900 people. The accident Saturday in Mohawk also halted train service.


Man Sentenced In NJ Parkway Crash That Killed Wife

A drunk driver whose wife was killed when he crashed into a toll plaza on the Garden State Parkway in southern New Jersey is headed to prison.


Ocean Gate Police Officer Jason Marles (credit: CBS 2)

Memorials Honor NJ Police Officer Killed In Crash

The nine-year veteran was headed home after working a holiday anti-drunken driving detail. He leaves behind a wife and two young children.


Ocean Gate Police Officer Jason Marles (credit: CBS 2)

Loved Ones Mourn Thanksgiving Loss Of NJ Cop

Police said a suspected drunk driver was captured after fleeing the scene with several other people.


Garden State Parkway (Credit: AP)

Off-Duty NJ Officer Killed In Parkway Crash

A New Jersey police officer headed home after his shift ended was killed early Thursday when an alleged drunken driver crashed into his vehicle on the Garden State Parkway.


Police say 40-year-old Peter Wolfman was intoxicated when he drove his car onto the sidewalk. (credit: CBS 2)

Driver Charged In Crash That Left NYC Teen Critical

Witnesses said the driver, 40-year-old Peter Wolfman, was speeding moments before he tried to make a u-turn.


Police say 40-year-old Peter Wolfman was intoxicated when he drove his car onto the sidewalk. (credit: CBS 2)

Bronx Teen Critical After Being Hit By Drunk Driver

Police said a drunk driver veered off City Island Avenue late Saturday night, hitting 17-year-old Emily Sexton.