DUI

The Elf on a Shelf is used to encourage children to behave around Christmas and year-round. (Credit: CBS2)

Man In Elf On The Shelf Costume Charged With DUI In Riverdale, New Jersey

Lt. James Macintosh said Brian Chellis, of Cedar Grove, was found passed out in a car early Friday morning.

12/20/2014

Nicole 'Snooki' Polizzi and Jionni LaValle attend the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards at the Barclays Center on August 25, 2013 in Brooklyn.  (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images for MTV)

‘Snooki’s’ New Hubby Pleads Guilty To DUI 2 Days After Tying The Knot

First he said, “I do.” Then he pleaded guilty. Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi’s husband pleaded guilty on Monday in Totowa, New Jersey, to driving under the influence.

12/03/2014

Chef Buddy Valastro attends Vegas Uncork'd by Bon Appetit's Grand Tasting event at Caesars Palace on May 9, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images for Vegas Uncork'd by Bon Appetit)

Police: ‘Cake Boss’ Buddy Valastro Arrested On DUI Charges

“Cake Boss” Buddy Valastro was arrested on drunken driving charges in Manhattan early Thursday morning, police said.

11/13/2014

Michael Phelps of the United States swims in the Men's 4 x 100m Medley Relay Final during day four of the 2014 Pan Pacific Championships at Gold Coast Aquatics on August 24, 2014 on the Gold Coast, Australia. (Photo by Matt Roberts/Getty Images)

Olympian Michael Phelps Arrested On DUI Charge In Maryland

Police arrested Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps on a DUI charge early Tuesday, and officials say he was speeding and failed field sobriety tests when officers pulled him over.

09/30/2014

Commissioner Roger Goodell speaks during the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall in New York City on May 8, 2014. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Union: NFL Wants To Impose Immediate Bans For DUIs

The players’ union says the NFL has asked for the right to immediately suspend players who are arrested for driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol.

09/06/2014

Commissioner Roger Goodell speaks during the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall in New York City on May 8, 2014. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Players’ Union Says NFL Wants To Radically Change DUI Policy

NFL Players Association executives told The Associated Press on Friday that the league’s proposal to increase penalties for DUI offenses includes a provision to suspend or discipline a player before the completion of his legal due process.

09/05/2014

Stonington police department (Facebook)

Twin Sisters Arrested In Separate DUI Incidents In Connecticut

Stonington police have charged twin sisters with drunken driving in separate incidents, 24 hours apart.

06/09/2014

Bree Walker

Seen At 11: TV News Pioneer Bree Walker Says Alcohol Spun Her Out Of Control

Former television news anchor Bree Walker made history two decades ago for reporting with a disability. But Walker is now in the headlines again – this time not for her triumphs, but for her dramatic downward spiral.

05/01/2014

FILE -- Kerry Kennedy (credit: Getty Images)

Kerry Kennedy’s DUI Comments Anger Relative Of Taconic Crash Victims

Kennedy, in an appearance on the “Today” show Monday, said Westchester County prosecutors “have a police of pursuing every case of driving under the influence.”

03/04/2014

Steven Kinalis (credit: Suffolk County PD)

L.I. Man Sentenced In Deadly Sunrise Highway Crash

Steven Kinalis, of Ronkonkoma, was sentenced to five-and-a-half to 16-and-a-half years in prison for his DUI – aggravated vehicular homicide conviction. He had faced a maximum of 25 years in prison.

11/18/2013

Rapper Jim Jones in New York City in 2012. (credit: Mike Lawrie/Getty Images)

Rapper Jim Jones Arrested In The Bronx

According to the Bronx District Attorney’s office, Jones was behind the wheel of a Chevy Impala when officers pulled him over at around 2 a.m.

10/02/2013

Handcuff (credit: clipart.com)

Report: N.J. Man Racks Up Several Decades Worth Of Driving Suspensions

A southern New Jersey man who racked up six DWI charges in three months last year has been taken off the road for even more time.

09/14/2013

Suffolk County Police Cruiser (file / credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

Long Island Cops Step Up Patrols, Use Checkpoints To Bust Drunk Drivers

Holiday travelers weren’t the only ones hitting the road for Labor Day Weekend. Extra cops were out in force looking for speeders and drunk drivers.

08/31/2013

Erik Ainge (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Former Jets Quarterback Erik Ainge Arrested For DUI

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Former New York Jets quarterback Erik Ainge has been arrested for driving under the influence after police spotted him allegedly swerving while driving on an interstate in Tennessee. A Knoxville police […]

07/29/2013

Gov. Andrew Cuomo speaks - Albany, NY - Oct 17, 2011 (credit: Governor's Office)

Gov Cuomo Signs Law Making Drunk Driving Felony On Conditional Licenses

Motorists who lose their license for drunken driving may be issued a conditional license, limited to essential trips like work, school and medical appointments.

07/28/2013

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