Drunken Driving

Timothy McAleavey is charged with driving drunk with three children in his pickup truck on Long Island. (Credit: Nassau County Police)

L.I. Man Accused Of Driving Drunk, Crashing Pickup Truck With 3 Kids

Three small children escaped injury Monday when the pickup truck in which they were passengers crashed on Long Island.

06/22/2015

Massapequa High School students stage a drunken driving crash simulation. (Credit: CBS2)

Simulated Prom Night Crash Warns L.I. Students About Drunken Driving

An all-too-real demonstration in Nassau County Wednesday showed the dangers of drinking and driving on prom night.

04/15/2015

NYPD Detective Paul Duncan was killed in a crash on the Sprain Brook Parkway on Friday, Feb. 27. (Credit: CBS2)

Alleged Drunken Wrong-Way Driver Charged In Crash That Killed NYPD Detective

An 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.

03/09/2015

Demonstration of Ignition Interlock Device - File / Photo: TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA/AFP/Getty Images

Bill To Change New Jersey’s Drunken Driving Penalties Passes

It’s now up to Gov. Chris Christie whether New Jersey will ease the punishment for some motorists convicted of drunken driving.

02/06/2015

Nassau Police vehicle. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Nassau County Beefing Up Patrols To Catch Drunken Drivers This New Year’s

Nassau County is not the place to drive drunk this New Year’s holiday, County Executive Ed Mangano warned Tuesday.

12/30/2014

Gas station attendant Maninder Singh was struck and killed by an alleged drunken driver as he chased a customer who refused to pay in Bergen County, New Jersey. (Credit: CBS2)

Prosecutors: Drunken Driver Hit, Killed Gas Station Attendant Chasing Customer In Bergen County

A 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.

12/11/2014

'Cake Boss' Buddy Valastro apologizes outside court on Monday, Dec. 1, after admitting to driving drunk. (Credit: CBS2)

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.

12/01/2014

Michelle Sergio pleaded guilty to DWI in a crash that killed Ossining judicial candidate John Mangialardi on Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013. (Credit: Westchester County Police)

Woman Sentenced For Mowing Down, Killing Ossining Judicial Candidate While Drunk

A 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.

09/26/2014

Esaian Vazgen (Credit: CBS 2)

Brooklyn Man Accused Of Drunken Driving In Crash That Injured 2 In New Jersey

Esaian Vazgen, 29, is accused of being drunk behind the wheel when he jumped the curb in Moonachie, N.J.

05/17/2014

Leandra's Law requires convicted drunken drivers to install a Breathalyzer device in their cars. (credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Most Repeat Drunken Drivers Not Installing Ignition Interlock Devices

Documents obtained by CBS 2 show more than 40,000 convicted drivers — nearly three-quarters of offenders — still have not installed ignition interlock devices in their vehicles.

05/09/2014

Passaic Police Vehicle (credit: Levon Putney / WCBS 880)

Man Accused Of Driving Drunk In Crash That Killed Woman In Passaic, N.J.

A woman was killed Wednesday when an allegedly drunken driver slammed into her vehicle on Route 21 in Passaic, N.J.

05/07/2014

Dina Lohan appears with her attorney at Nassau County District Court in Hempstead on April 15, 2014. (credit: Getty Images)

Dina Lohan Pleads Guilty To DWI On Long Island

Dina Lohan was stopped by police on the Northern State Parkway on Sept. 12, 2013 for allegedly driving 77 mph in a 55 mph zone, according to police.

04/15/2014

Jose Umanzor (Credit: Suffolk County Police Department)

Long Island Man Accused Of Drunken Driving With 4-Year-Old In Car

Jose Umanzor was driving a 2001 Honda Civic in a parking lot, located at 801 Crooked Hill Rd. in Brentwood, when he tried to make a U-turn and backed into an unoccupied, parked vehicle, police said.

04/09/2014

FILE -- NYPD car is viewed in Times Square. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Off-Duty NYPD Officer Accused Of DWI, Reportedly After Queens Crash

An NYPD officer was arrested and charged with driving drunk early Saturday, reportedly after a crash in Queens.

03/22/2014

A New York Yankees cap (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Yankees Prospect Omar Luis Rodriguez Charged With DUI In Tampa

Tampa officers reported Rodriguez was driving a red Mercedes the wrong direction on a one-way street. Tests determined his blood-alcohol to be 0.10 percent.

01/27/2014

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