Long Island Congresswoman Proposes Mandate Requiring All New Cars To Have Blood-Alcohol Detection CapabilitiesCan deadly habits behind the wheel be changed by technology? That's the aim behind a package of bills before Congress that could stop drunk drivers before they can even start a car.
Long Island Woman Sentenced To 3-6 Years In Prison For Running Over Father Of 3 While DrunkIt was a devastating day in court Wednesday as the family of a father who was run over was there to watch the driver be sentenced.
Former Suffolk Police Officer Sentenced To 3-9 Years In Prison For Fatal Drunk Driving CrashRobert Scheuerer was sentenced on Monday after pleading guilty to aggravated vehicular homicide in the September 2016 crash.
Man Accused Of Killing Boy Scout While Driving Drunk Due In CourtSuffolk County prosecutors say Thomas Murphy's blood alcohol level was more than twice the legal limit when he plowed into a group of scouts walking in Manorville in September.
Police: Drunk Driver Claims He Was Only Drinking While StoppedA Florida man stopped by police says he wasn't driving drunk, he was only drinking while stopped at traffic lights.
Ahead Of Prom Season, NJ Teen Speaks Out About Devastating DWI CrashA New Jersey teen is sharing her story of a drunk driving crash, hoping to save lives.
Study: Fatal Drug-Related Crashes Now Outpacing Drunk Driving CrashesAccording to a new report in 2016, alcohol was involved in 38 percent of driver deaths while 44 percent of drivers killed tested positive for drugs.
NY Lawmaker: Lower Drunk Driving Limit From .08 To .05It typically takes about two drinks for most women and two or three for most men to get to a .05 blood-alcohol level.
Government-Commissioned Study Calls For Lowering Drunk Driving ThresholdShould you be considered legally drunk after a couple of drinks? A government-commissioned panel of scientists says the answer is yes, depending on your size.
Mom of Six Killed In Crash Heading Home From Visiting Preemie TwinsJust before the weekend, the life of a California mother of six was abruptly ended while on her way home from visiting her newborn twins in the hospital.
Driving On Less Than 5 Hours Sleep Poses Same Risk As Driving Drunk, AAA Study FindsAccording to a new AAA study, crash risks are nearly doubled for drivers who get less than the recommended seven hours of sleep per night, with a nearly 400 percent increase for those who missed two to three hours of sleep.
Former Supermodel Stephanie Seymour Seeks Rehab In Connecticut Drunk Driving CaseOfficially the judge will decide if she's eligible for the program in April but the consensus is that it's a done deal.
New Jersey Senate May Change Drunken Driving PenaltiesNew Jersey Senate members are considering a proposal loosening up some of the penalties for first-time drunken driving offenders who currently lose their licenses for three months.
MADD Urges New Yorkers Not To Drink & Drive This New Year's EveMothers Against Drunk Driving spokeswoman from Long Island Deanna Cohen said it's important to think about your family, your job and everything else you could lose if you drink and drive and kill someone or yourself.
New Jersey Man Pleads Guilty To Charges Stemming From Crash That Killed 3 RelativesA northern New Jersey man who authorities say was driving drunk when he caused an accident that killed three relatives last summer has pleaded not guilty to several charges stemming from the crash.