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Drunken Driving

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

Sean Crane has been convicted of 12 DWIs. (credit: Nassau County District Attorney's Office)

6 Years In Prison For L.I. Man Convicted Of 12th DWI

A chronic drunken driver has been sentenced to six years in prison, following his 12th arrest on Long Island this past fall.

12/07/2013

Monticello Mayor Arrest

Video Shows Monticello Mayor Cursing, Breaking Clock After DWI Arrest

A video recording shows the mayor of the Sullivan County municipality of Monticello in a heated confrontation after being arrested by his own police officers.

11/24/2013

A person walks the line during a drunk driving sobriety test - Dec 15, 2006 - Photo: Joe Raedle/Getty Images

Man Accused Of Plowing Over Lamp Post, Street Sign While Driving Drunk In N.J.

A Washington state man was allegedly driving drunk early Sunday, as he plowed over a lamp post, a street sign, a flood light, several bushes and a parking meter before finally being pulled over on the George Washington Bridge.

11/03/2013

Lenny Rosado, father of Leandra Rosado, speaks at a news conference on Oct. 31, 2013. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Leandra’s Law Updates Target Tricks To Avoid Breath-Test Ignition Systems

Convicted drunken drivers are too often lying about not owning cars to avoid having to use breath-test ignition systems to drive, Nassau County’s district attorney says.

10/31/2013

Generic Police File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

Police Crack Down On Dangerous Driving In New Jersey

Police in Northern New Jersey were out in full force this long holiday weekend, cracking down on all types of dangerous drivers.

09/01/2013

Taconic State Parkway Fatal Crash

Police: Wrong-Way Driver Killed In Taconic State Parkway Crash Was Drunk

A wrong-way driver had a blood alcohol level of four times the legal limit when she slammed into another vehicle and died on the Taconic State Parkway this past weekend, authorities said Wednesday.

08/14/2013

Officer Ronald Holmes

NYPD Officer Pleads Not Guilty In Drunken Wrong-Way Crash On Long Island

A veteran NYPD officer faced a judge on Long Island Tuesday, on accusations that he took a drunken wrong-way drive along a highway and crashed into five cars.

08/13/2013

Handcuff (credit: clipart.com)

N.J. Man Caught Driving Burning Truck, Gets Charged With DWI

A southern New Jersey man has been slapped with drunken driving charges, after police say he was caught driving a box truck that was on fire and had no front tires.

08/04/2013

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