underage drinking

A Montville Township, New Jersey police vehicle. (Credit: CBS 2)

Montville, N.J. Plan Would Allow Searches Without Warrants For Underage Drinking

A proposed ordinance in Montville, New Jersey could give police officers broad powers – including entering private property – if underage drinking is even suspected.

09/18/2014

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Cops Launch Initiative To Crack Down On Underage Drinking At The Shore

Officers will be on the lookout for customers using fake IDs and for adults who buy alcohol for minors. Last summer, the program led to 211 arrests.

06/28/2014

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Survey: Fewer NJ Teens Having Sex, Smoking, Drinking

The 2013 results show 39 percent of students surveyed had at least one drink of alcohol in the last 30 days, down from 56 percent in 2001.

06/18/2014

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New York Setting Up DWI Checkpoints For St. Patrick’s Day Weekend

Gov. Andrew Cuomo said that from Friday through Monday, drivers can expect sobriety checkpoints, increased DWI patrols and increased inspections on underage drinking and sales to minors.

03/14/2014

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N.J. Mom: Drinking Party Didn’t Happen With My Consent

A New Jersey mother said a party at her house had started as an innocent affair for high school football players and cheerleaders.

11/19/2013

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17 Teens Arrested At Underage Drinking Party In Ridgewood, N.J.

Police in upscale Ridgewood, N.J., busted a massive house party this weekend, and 17 teenagers were hauled off in handcuffs.

05/05/2013

John Butler, Stacie Butler mug shots (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Police: L.I. Couple’s Arrest After Underage Drinking Party Should Serve As Warning

The arrest of a Long Island couple after a teenage girl got alcohol poisoning at their house has renewed the debate about the perils of supervised underage drinking.

03/25/2013

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Police: Long Island Couple Charged After Underage Drinking Reported In Home

A 16-year-old girl who was a guest at the party was ill with alcohol poisoning, police said. Other underage teens were also visibly drunk and witnesses told police that large amounts of vodka had been consumed, according to police.

03/24/2013

Bolivar Alvarez, Gladys Alvarez. (credit: New York State Police)

Cops: Cortlandt, N.Y. Parents Arrested After Teen Son Throws Party Involving Booze, Pot

Police said responding to a complaint of blocked traffic quickly discovered a party going on, with 80-100 teenagers in attendance. Some of the teens took off running when the police arrived.

01/08/2013

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Police: Parents Arrested After Adult-Sanctioned Underage Drinking Party Gets Out Of Hand

Parents, teens and alcohol, is it a recipe for disaster? A Long Island couple is facing dozens of charges after police said they threw a wild booze fest for teenagers.

05/08/2012

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Police: Mom Arrested For Supplying Keg To Teens At Putnam County Party

The idea of teens drinking at a party is nothing new, but when a mother buys the keg for her child and his friends, which is what police said happened inside a Putnam County home on Friday night, it’s a crime.

01/03/2012

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Sen. Schumer, Officials Push To Stop Fake NY State Driver’s Licenses From China

More and more fake Chinese-made driver’s licenses are ending up in the hands of underage New Yorkers.

08/09/2011

Police on boat patrol in New Rochelle (credit: CBS 2)

Tri-State Police Departments Prepare For Holiday Crackdown On Drunk Swimmers, Boaters

Police throughout the Tri-State Area were warning Friday night that booze and water don’t mix.

07/01/2011

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Holiday Weekend Brings Increased Police Presence To Jersey Shore

Going into this holiday weekend, there will be extra eyes on roads and on the water. Police are stepping up patrols to crack down on illegal fireworks, drunk driving and boating.

07/01/2011

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Underage Drinking Patrols Being Beefed Up Along Jersey Shore

Underage drinking is a longstanding problem for cops along the Jersey Shore.

06/28/2011

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