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Amy Locane-Bovenizer (file/credit: Amanda Edwards/Getty Images)

Former TV, Movie Actress Seeks Public Defender To Appeal Conviction For N.J. Fatal DWI

Amy Locane-Bovenizer is serving a three-year prison sentence. Somerset County prosecutors argued on Tuesday that she should not be granted a state-funded lawyer because she and her husband are not indigent,

04/09/2014

FILE -- A New York Police Department car. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Off-Duty NYPD Officer Accused Of DWI In Brooklyn

An off-duty NYPD officer was arrested this past weekend, and charged with driving drunk and leaving the scene of an accident.

04/07/2014

FILE -- A New York Police Department car. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Son Of Former Knicks Coach Isiah Thomas Charged With DWI

The son of former Knicks coach Isiah Thomas was arrested and charged with driving drunk early Friday, police said.

04/04/2014

Car keys and an alcoholic drink (credit: clipart.com)

NJ DWI Measure Offering Punishment Option Passes Out Of Committee

A measure just passed out of the Senate judiciary committee would give all convicted drunk drivers the option of installing ignition interlock devices in their cars or having their licenses revoked.

03/26/2014

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

The scene of a fatal bus crash in Greenwich Village on Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014 (credit: CBS 2)

Suspect Denied Bail In Alleged DWI Crash That Killed MTA Bus Driver

There was a dramatic faceoff in a Manhattan courtroom Wednesday, as District Attorney Cyrus Vance threw the book at an alleged drunken driver who killed a bus operator.

03/12/2014

Mamtaz Begun (Credit: CBS  2)

Neighbor: Conditions Improving For Woman, Premature Baby Delivered After DWI Accident

Mamtaz Begun was seven months pregnant when she was hit by a car driven by Sean Farrell, a lieutenant with the FDNY’s Battalion 16 in Harlem.

03/07/2014

The Bronx intersection where Mamtaz Begum and her friend were struck by a vehicle on March 5, 2014 (credit: CBS 2)

Cops: Off-Duty Firefighter Drove Drunk, Struck 2 Women

Sean Farrell, 39, was driving on White Plains Road near Westchester Avenue in the Bronx around 6 p.m. Wednesday when he struck the women, police said.

03/06/2014

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

Off-Duty NYPD Officer Charged With DWI In Queens

An off-duty NYPD officer was arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated this past weekend, reportedly after a crash in Woodside, Queens.

02/03/2014

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LI Man Gets 4 To 8 Years In Prison For DWI Crash That Killed His Grandfather

Prosecutors said Gary Hendricks was driving his SUV drunk when he crashed and flipped over several times in July. He pleaded guilty to the charges. Authorities said Hendricks’ blood alcohol level was .17 percent at the time of the crash.

01/28/2014

Kerry Kennedy (credit: Getty Images)

Kerry Kennedy To Miss Jury Selection In Drugged-Driving Trial

The daughter of the late Sen. Robert F. Kennedy told a judge Thursday her work for human rights will keep her attend jury selection on Feb. 20 and 21.

01/23/2014

LI Mom Charged With DWI For Striking Man, Young Boy In Selden

Nina Gebarowski, 38, of Selden, covered her face and apologized as she left the courthouse in Central Islip Friday. Gebarowski is accused of driving drunk with her 2-year-old daughter in the car when she hit a pedestrian in Selden who was walking with his 4-year-old son.

01/10/2014

Dina Lohan with attorney Mark Heller on Jan. 7, 2014. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Dina Lohan Continues To Attend Substance Abuse Sessions Months After Arrest

A judge said actress Lindsay Lohan’s mother is continuing to attend substance abuse counseling sessions following her September arrest on drunken driving charges.

01/07/2014

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

NJ DWI Offenders Could Avoid License Suspension Under New Bill

The measure could allow drivers convicted of a first DWI to avoid a license suspension by agreeing to install an ignition interlock device in their car. The device requires the driver to take and pass a Breathalyzer-like test before starting the car.

01/02/2014

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

Mangano: Increased DWI Patrols In Nassau County For New Year’s

County Executive Edward Mangano says police will be targeting drunk drivers to stop senseless alcohol-related accidents during one of the busiest party days of the year.

12/30/2013

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