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Man Arrested for Stealing Cigarettes from an Individual Detained by Police

Police officers stopped a vehicle Saturday night in Scottsdale near Hayden Road and Northsight Boulevard, which led to a DUI investigation of the driver and the passenger’s arrest for a Phoenix warrant. An officer placed the suspected drunk driver in a squad car and placed the driver’s wallet, cellular phone and cigarettes on the back…

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Halloween DUI

Halloween DUI’s Halloween rivals St. Patrick’s Day and New Years for the busiest night for police officers.  Numerous states including Maryland, Montana, Indiana, California, Colorado and Arizona increase DUI Checkpoints on Halloween to prevent impaired driving.  Due to the large number of children on the streets trick-or-treating, increased patrols and DUI checkpoints are necessary.  As…

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4th of July Weekend DUI Stats

As of Saturday July 3rd, halfway through the 4Th of July holiday, the number of people arrested for drunk driving had already surpassed the entire weekends numbers in 2009.  The Arizona Governor’s Office of Highway Safety reported that 376 people had been arrested, a number which is expected to be even higher by Tuesday, July 6Th.  One…

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DUI In Arizona

Arizona has some of the strictest penalties for DUI in the United States.  Arizona remains at or near the top of the nation in DUI offenses. People may wonder “If the penalties are so stiff why do people continue to drink and drive?”  Over the Memorial Day Weekend, the city of Peoria announced that they…