Nassau Police Increasing DWI Patrols For 'Blackout Wednesday'"There are more fatal crashes over Thanksgiving than any other holiday," Nassau County Acting District Attorney Madeline Singas said.
Blood-Alcohol Estimates Questioned In Drunken-Driving Cases, Including In Deadly Long Island CrashThat technique, known as "retrograde extrapolation," has been used to win convictions nationwide for decades, but has increasingly come under scrutiny by drunken-driving experts as an unreliable measure of a person's intoxication.
Schumer Pushes For Funding For High-Tech Sensors That Prevent Drunken DrivingThe New York Democrat said Sunday that he is supporting legislation that would increase funding for research and development of the new sensors.
L.I. Man Accused Of Driving Drunk, Crashing Pickup Truck With 3 KidsThree small children escaped injury Monday when the pickup truck in which they were passengers crashed on Long Island.
Simulated Prom Night Crash Warns L.I. Students About Drunken DrivingAn all-too-real demonstration in Nassau County Wednesday showed the dangers of drinking and driving on prom night.
Alleged Drunken Wrong-Way Driver Charged In Crash That Killed NYPD DetectiveAn alleged wrong-way driver accused of causing a crash that killed an off-duty NYPD police detective had a blood alcohol content above the legal limit at the time of the incident, authorities said Monday.
Bill To Change New Jersey's Drunken Driving Penalties PassesIt's now up to Gov. Chris Christie whether New Jersey will ease the punishment for some motorists convicted of drunken driving.
Nassau County Beefing Up Patrols To Catch Drunken Drivers This New Year'sNassau County is not the place to drive drunk this New Year's holiday, County Executive Ed Mangano warned Tuesday.
Prosecutors: Drunken Driver Hit, Killed Gas Station Attendant Chasing Customer In Bergen CountyA gas station attendant was killed by an alleged drunken driver this week, as he ran across a busy New Jersey highway to collect money from a customer.
CBS2 Exclusive: 'Cake Boss' Buddy Valastro Apologizes For Driving While Impaired"Cake Boss'' Buddy Valastro says he's "very disappointed'' in himself for driving after having a drink in New York City last month.
Woman Sentenced For Mowing Down, Killing Ossining Judicial Candidate While DrunkA social service worker was sentenced to as many as three years in prison for plowing into and killing an Ossining judicial candidate while driving drunk.
Brooklyn Man Accused Of Drunken Driving In Crash That Injured 2 In New JerseyEsaian Vazgen, 29, is accused of being drunk behind the wheel when he jumped the curb in Moonachie, N.J.