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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.


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L.I. Crossing Guard Pleads Not Guilty To DWI Charge

A school crossing guard pleaded not guilty at her arraignment Thursday — a day after being arrested for driving while intoxicated shortly after finishing her shift.


Juan Maravilla (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Long Island Driver Faces DWI Charge After Wrong-Way Crash

Juan Maravilla, 56, was arrested Sunday night after crashing his minivan into another vehicle on the westbound Sunrise Highway in Bohemia, police said.


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

Long Island Man Convicted Of 12th DWI

Sean Crane, 51, pleaded guilty to DWI and other charges Thursday, Nassau County prosecutors said.


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Nets Coach Jason Kidd Suspended 2 Games For DWI

Brooklyn Nets coach Jason Kidd has been suspended for two games for pleading guilty to driving while ability impaired.


Dina Lohan leaves court in Hempstead following her arraignment on Sept. 24, 2013 (credit: Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS)

Dina Lohan Pleads Not Guilty To DWI Charges On Long Island

Dina Lohan was arraigned Tuesday morning in Nassau County First District Court in Hempstead.


Asya Ulmer (credit: Nassau County Police)

Bail Set For Woman Charged In Deadly L.I. Wreck

Nassau County prosecutors said $10,000 cash bail was set at Asya Ulmer’s arraignment on Monday morning.


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Woman Charged With DWI In Long Island Crash That Killed Passenger

ROCKVILLE CENTRE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A Rockville Centre woman has been charged with driving drunk, after she allegedly crashed into a parked tractor trailer and left her passenger dead Sunday morning. Asya Ulmer, 21, was […]


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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.


Dina Lohan mugshot (New York State Police)

Lindsay’s Mother Dina Lohan Arrested For DWI On Long Island

Dina Lohan, mother of actress Lindsay Lohan, was arrested Thursday night on Long Island and charged with Driving While Intoxicated, according to State Police.


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Police Arrest 3 City Employees On Separate Drug, Alcohol Charges

Police arrested Department of Corrections Captain Grayson Fredericks, 46, on charges of DWI, DWAI and speeding. Then just after 1 a.m., police arrested a New York City public school teacher on three counts of criminal possession of controlled substances.


Michelle Sergio (Westchester County Police)

Ossining Judge Candidate Struck, Killed By Alleged Drunken Driver While Hanging Campaign Signs

A Rockland County woman was charged with driving while intoxicated on Tuesday after she struck and killed a pedestrian in Ossining, police said.


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.


Prosecutors announced Victor Kwak will face an additional charge after the woman he struck while allegedly driving drunk died from her injuries. (credit: Bergen County Prosecutor's Office)

N.J. Man Charged With DWI Facing Additional Charge After Victim Dies

Authorities say on Thursday, Victor Kwak, 22, lost control of his car and struck a curb, then swerved onto a sidewalk and hit 28-year-old Sandra Munoz-Molina of Carlstadt.


David Cassidy's mug shot. (credit: Town of Schodack Police)

David Cassidy Of ‘Partridge Family’ Fame Arrested For DWI

Cassidy, 63, is perhaps best known for his role in “The Partridge Family” and sang on their hits “I Think I Love You” and “Breaking Up Is Hard To Do,” along with numerous others.