When someone has had too much to drink and cannot drive, it may not be wise to take their car keys from them. Instead of approaching a stranger or even someone you know, Mothers Against Drunk Drivers suggests calling the police. In Ohio and every other state, impaired driving is a serious crime and should be handled by the police.
Many questions are still unanswered about how a school bus driver charged with drunk driving is still transporting children. Parents are in shock, wondering how the driver was allowed to continue on the job for four months after being charged. In Ohio and every other state, impaired driving is a serious offense with consequences ranging from hefty fines, loss of driving privileges and possible jail time.
A mother's heart is broken, and a family is mourning the loss of their loved one. This devastating loss resulted from a tragic drunk driving accident, and the family is forced to relive this nightmare with every court appearance. In Ohio, and in every other state, drunk driving accidents will forever impact all parties involved.
Car crashes are a tragedy for everyone involved. Today, several families are mourning the loss of their loved ones because one driver decided to drive the wrong way on the interstate. The drunk driving accident occurred near downtown Dayton Ohio, and no one, including the drunk driver, survived.
The Labor Day holiday signals the unofficial end of summer, and as such, many gather with friends and family to celebrate. Unfortunately, along with the food and fun, party goers often indulge in alcoholic beverages and then decide to drive home. Ohio police stated their intentions to increase their presence to help prevent impaired driving accidents.
Possibly one of the biggest milestones in a typical teenager's life is the day he or she earns the privilege to drive. While most teens are elated by their new freedom, parents likely alternate between pride and fear that a serious accident will befall them. One Ohio family's worst fears came true last year when their daughter was killed in a drunk driving accident.
A man who was injured in a recent crash is in a coma with serious brain injuries. His girlfriend was charged with careless driving and great bodily injury by vehicle and has been released on bail. In Ohio, many people are killed or injured each year from a DWI accident, often unable to go back to work and left with mounting medical bills.
Authorities found three dead at the scene of a horrible wreck that took place after midnight on Sunday, March 26. According to state troopers, the drunk driving accident was caused when an intoxicated man ran a stop sign while driving a van. He hit a family who was traveling in their SUV. The family of three was pronounced dead at the scene. Drunk driving accidents are a problem in Ohio, as in all 50 states.
File this one under "worst parents ever." In a story that will boggle most parents' minds, an Ohio woman was arrested after she was caught giving her 5-year-old son a sippy cup full of wine — while she was driving drunk. Police originally pulled the 27-year-old mother over after she was observed crossing the center line and hitting a curb. During the stop, she admitted to giving her young son the alcohol. Sure enough, the officer found the child in possession of a sippy cup full of alcohol.
Drug crimes are some of the most severe felonies under the United States federal law. Drug possession can result in harsh penalties or a prison sentence. Consequently, you can panic if the police arrest or launch investigations against you for drug-related misdemeanors. In such a situation, your close companion should be a criminal defense lawyer. It is wise for you not to say a word to the authorities. Some of your utterances can turn to be detrimental to your case no matter how cautious you are when making them.