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DUI Charge Outside of Arizona

According to Police, on Friday, nineteen-year-old Erica Gallardo of Cook County Chicago was charged with aggravated DUI for a car accident that paralyzed the other driver. The accident occurred on March 27th at the intersection of Steger and Richton Roads. Court documents stated that at the time of the accident the teenager was driving a…

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Man Arrested for DUI gives Brother-in-Law’s Name

According to Police, thirty-three-year-old (33) Kenneth Kersey was re-arrested last week on charges of identity theft and forgery after admitting to police that he provided them with false information after a drunk driving accident last December.  The initial incident occurred on December 19, 2010 when Mr. Kersey was arrested for DUI after being involved in…

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DUI Arrests Decline in Southeast Valley

Since 2008, DUI arrests across the Southeast Valley have decreased, and depending on who you ask, you may hear a completely different explanation as to the reason for the decline.  For example, according to Derek Neighbors, an entrepreneur in Chandler, the decrease in DUI arrests can be linked to a DUI grant received by the…

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Task Force Created to Pursue DUI Warrants

The Arizona Department of Public Safety, the Phoenix Police Department, and the Maricopa County Adult Probation Department are currently pursuing over 20,000 DUI warrants across Maricopa County through a program funded by the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety.  As part of the program, a command post was recently established at the Arizona State Fairgrounds at…

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Teenage Drinking Statistics Contact Phoenix Underage Drinking Attorney to learn how to fight a DUI

According to the most recent study done by the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), seventy-two percent of teenagers have consumed alcohol by the time they finish high school, and thirty-seven percent of teenagers have consumed alcohol by the eighth grade.  According to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), an agency in…

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Nineteen-year-old drinking and driving underage faces harsh penalties for drinking and driving

Nineteen-year-old Christopher McCollum was arrested on suspicion of theft, and drinking and driving underage.  Mr. McCollum was driving his truck in northern Arizona at 1:45 a.m. when he stopped, left his vehicle, and began shaking a stop sign post allegedly attempting to steal the stop sign’s flashing red light.  Deputies, who were parked about thirty…