DWI

FILE - A field sobriety test on a driver during a DWI checkpoint. (file/credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Road Patrols Stepped Up In New York Over Holiday Weekend

State troopers say drivers this Fourth of July weekend can expect to see sobriety checkpoints and DWI patrols.

07/03/2015

Traffic backs up on the Harlem River Drive following a fatal car crash on May 24, 2015. (Credit: Derricke Dennis/1010 WINS)

Driver Charged After Woman Killed In Fiery Single-Car Crash On Harlem River Drive

Around 5:40 a.m., while trying to take the exit for the Robert F. Kennedy Bridge the driver of a maroon Dodge Sedan lost control and hit a tree in the median.

05/24/2015

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

Nassau Police To Crack Down On Drunken Driving For Holiday Weekend

Nassau County police will be on high alert this coming Memorial Day weekend, looking for drunken drivers.

05/21/2015

Mary Coletti

Westchester School Bus Driver Accused Of DWI Following Crash With Kids On Board

Mary Coletti, 56, was driving the students to Walter Panas High School in Cortlandt on Monday when the crash happened.

05/12/2015

Nino Valvano

Man Accused Of Dragging White Plains Officer 100 Feet With Car

Police said officers were trying to question 38-year-old Nino Valvano around 4 a.m. Sunday when he took off and the officer grabbed the car door.

05/10/2015

Anthony Valenti

LI Man Accused Of Driving Drunk, Hitting Grandfather & 2-Year-Old Grandson

Anthony Valenti, of Farmingdale, is charged with DWI, reckless driving and assault.

05/03/2015

Jennifer Jordan is charged with driving under the influence of drugs on Long Island and crashing into a fence as she allegedly fled police. (Credit: Suffolk County Police)

Police: L.I. Woman Fled Police, Crashed Car Into Fence While On Drugs

A Centereach, Long Island woman was arrested Tuesday, after allegedly crashing into a fence in Bay Shore driving while high on drugs.

04/21/2015

FILE -- NYPD vehicle. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Report: Off-Duty NYC Sanitation Worker Accused Of DWI With Child In Car

An off-duty sanitation worker was arrested in Queens this week and charged with driving while intoxicated, reportedly with a child in the car.

04/21/2015

Jeannie Muller, accused of driving drunk with 4-year-old girl on car. (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Recent Leandra’s Law Arrests Raise Concerns On Long Island

The head of a Long Island anti-drunk driving group said it appears more and more mothers are getting arrested and charged under Leandra’s Law.

04/21/2015

A driver has been charged with DWI after crashing through a home in Miller Place, N.Y. on April 18, 2015 (credit: CBS2)

Driver Charged With DWI After SUV Slams Into Long Island Home

The crash happened around 2:30 a.m. on Parkside Avenue in Miller Place as the residents slept.

04/18/2015

Colleen Lopez (Credit: Suffolk County Police)

Woman Charged With DWI Under Leandra’s Law In Yaphank

Colleen Lopez is charged with driving while intoxicated under Leandra’s Law and endangering the welfare of a child.

04/18/2015

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

FILE -- NYPD vehicle. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

2 FDNY Firefighters Arrested On DWI Charges In Separate Incidents

Two New York City firefighters were arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated in separate incidents early Saturday morning.

03/28/2015

Erik Refvik

White Plains Firefighter Arraigned On Upgraded Charges In Deadly Wrong-Way Crash

A White Plains firefighter accused in a deadly wrong-way crash was arraigned on a 16-count indictment Monday.

03/16/2015

(Credit: Port Authority Police)

Police: Woman Driving Erratically Through Holland Tunnel In Possession Of Hundreds Of Pills

Port Authority Police have arrested a Brooklyn woman after receiving a call of a car being driven erratically through the Holland Tunnel from Manhattan to New Jersey.

03/14/2015

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