The children were released to their mother, who was riding in the front passenger seat at the time of the traffic stop.
Three small children escaped injury Monday when the pickup truck in which they were passengers crashed 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.
Colleen Lopez is charged with driving while intoxicated under Leandra’s Law and endangering the welfare of a child.
A Long Island woman was arrested Thursday after she was allegedly caught driving drunk with her 11-year-old daughter in the car.
A Long Island man has been arrested after police say he crashed his car while driving intoxicated with his two daughters in the car in Dix Hills.
Suffolk County police on Thursday arrested a woman for allegedly driving while intoxicated with three children – one of whom police said she had just picked up from school.
Vincent Gagliardi was pulled over on the service road of the Long Island Expressway in Rosyln Heights for alleged speeding at about 1 a.m. Saturday.
Arlene Lamb-Palermo, 48, of Hauppauge crashed her SUV into a house on Sky View Court around 7:15 p.m. Wednesday, police said.
A Long Island woman was arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated Wednesday night, after police say she crashed into a house with her teenage daughter in the vehicle.
A Long Island woman has been arrested after police said they found her slumped over in the driver’s seat of a car with a 3-year-old child strapped into a carseat in the back.
According to police, 25-year-old James O’Connor was driving a 2012 Volkswagen Passat westbound on Middle Country Road in Selden when he was pulled over by police at around 3:30 a.m.
Police in Suffolk County arrested two people in separate DWI incidents Sunday morning.
Police say a drunken driver crashed her car with a 6-year-old girl riding in it on Long Island, and officers soon realized the motorist had just gotten into another wreck nearby.
Elba Ayala, 43, is expected to be arraigned Monday in Central Islip.