Blog Posts in January, 2011

  • 31-Jan-2011

    Actor Arrested for DUI in Santa Cruz County

    Alan Tudyk was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence in Soquel. According to the Santa Cruz Sentinel, the “Dodgeball” and “Death at a Funeral” actor was stopped at around 1am after CHP officers saw his Land Cruiser speeding 40 mph in a ...
  • 28-Jan-2011

    California Weekend DUI Checkpoints

    Multiple cities in California will be conducting driver's license and sobriety checkpoints to help reduce the amount of alcohol-related accidents. Starting Friday evening and going through Sunday, motorists can expect to come across check points ...
  • 28-Jan-2011

    Temecula Mother Causes DUI Accident, 9 Year Old Daughter Killed

    Karen Honeycutt of Temecula has been arrested on three counts of DUI causing injury and on suspicion of murder of her 9 year old daughter Chloe. PE.com states that the 41 year old mother was driving her 1996 Jeep Grand Cherokee near Redhawk Parkway ...
  • 27-Jan-2011

    Motley Crue Singer Sentenced for DUI

    Motley Crue’s singer Vince Neil will be spending 15 days in jail for his June 2010 driving under the influence charge in Las Vegas. According to OnTheRedCarpet.com, the 49 year old rocker was arrested while driving under the influence in his black ...
  • 26-Jan-2011

    Orange County Inmate Escapes After AA Meeting

    An Orange County low-security inmate escaped Monday night while attending a jail ordered Spanish alcohol-abuse meeting. Francisco V. Santayo, a 22 year old landscaper from the Los Angeles area, went to an alcohol-abuse class with 13 other inmates but ...
  • 25-Jan-2011

    Turlock School Bus Driver Arrested for DUI

    A Turlock Unified School District bus driver has been arrested for suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol. Lorna Gollihar was driving the yellow school bus when, according to KCRA.com, officers received a phone call that she was weaving ...
  • 24-Jan-2011

    Repeat DUI Offender Arrested and Booked

    A 40-year-old repeat DUI offender from Vallejo has been arrested and booked in a Sonoma County Jail for a DUI, violation of probation and driving without a license. Hugo Alberto Reynoso was spotted weaving and driving 78 mph in a 55 mph zone on ...
  • 21-Jan-2011

    Weekend California DUI Checkpoints

    With the weekend right around the corner, local police departments will be setting up California DUI Checkpoints throughout the state. As always, do not drink or drive; you could be putting yourself and others at serious risk of injury or even death. ...
  • 20-Jan-2011

    Police Arrest 11 During Checkpoint in Orange County

    Huntington Beach Police made 11 DUI arrests during a California sobriety checkpoint Saturday evening. Between the hours of 9:30pm and 3a.m., police officers conduct 42 sobriety tests, arrested 11 drunk drivers, handed out 10 citations for driving on ...
  • 20-Jan-2011

    TV Show Winner Arrested for DUI

    The latest winner of the popular TV show “Survivor” was arrested and booked on suspicion of being under the influence of a controlled substance. Judson Birza was riding his skateboard in the streets of Santa Monica around noon. When cops stopped ...
  • 19-Jan-2011

    DUI Checkpoint this Saturday in East Long Beach

    East Long Beach will be seeing a DUI check point on Saturday, January 22 nd. According to the Long Beach Post, the Long Beach Police Department will be conducting driver license and driving under the influence checkpoint from 6pm until 2am. Officers ...
  • 18-Jan-2011

    27 Year Old Santa Cruz Man Charged as a Habitual Offender

    Donald Ray Wurster, a Santa Cruz habitual DUI offender, was arrested Friday evening for driving with a suspended license. Wurster was spotted driving northbound on Highway 101 and had three passengers, an adult and two children under the age of 4, ...
  • 14-Jan-2011

    Huntington Beach Looking To Post DUI Offender Information on Facebook

    If you have been arrested for driving under the influence in Huntington Beach, you might see your picture and information on Facebook. Devin Dwyer, a Huntington Beach councilman, believes that the postings might deter habitual drunk drivers who have ...
  • 14-Jan-2011

    Cyclists Cited for a Bicycle DUI in South LA

    Five bicyclists, ages 18 to 22, were arrested, cited for a California bicycle DUI and released. KCRA.com states that officers were called to the scene after a bicycle lost control and crashed into the pavement. At around 1:30am, approximately 15 ...
  • 13-Jan-2011

    Santa Barbara Man Drives Wrong-Way, Causes DUI Related Accident

    Leslie Dayka, 64, was arrested for driving under the influence and causing a DUI related accident. LompcoRecord.com states that California Highway Patrol received numerous calls about a vehicle driving on the wrong side of the road. When officers ...
  • 11-Jan-2011

    San Luis Obispo Man Causes DUI Related Crash

    Scott Metcalf, 27, was arrested on suspicion for driving under the influence and was booked into county jail, with DUI bail set at $5,000 According to SanLuisObispo.com, Metcalf crashed his 2010 Toyota Tacoma into a utility pole in the 200 block of ...
  • 10-Jan-2011

    19 Year Old Suspected of Felony DUI, Causes Fatal Accident

    A 19 year old Alex Michael Gary was traveling westbound on the 10 freeway when he lost control of his vehicle and crashed into stopped traffic. He was arrested for suspicion of vehicular manslaughter as well as a California felony DUI. According to ...
  • 7-Jan-2011

    Victorville Resident Crashes into CHP, Suspected of DUI

    Kenneth Marshall, 34, of Victorville was arrested for suspicion of driving under the influence after he caused an accident by crashing into a California Highway Patrol vehicle and was in violation of probation for a previous DUI conviction. According ...
  • 6-Jan-2011

    "My Name Is Earl" Actress Arrested for DUI

    Actress Jaime Pressly, 33, was arrested late Wednesday night for driving under the influence in Santa Monica. The “My Name Is Earl” actress was pulled over around 11 pm, for what is alleged to be a traffic violation. News channels state that once ...
  • 5-Jan-2011

    Camp Pendleton Marine Killed Due to Potential DUI Crash

    A US Marine from Camp Pendleton has been arrested under the suspicion of driving under the influence of drugs and or alcohol. Joel Thomas Toovey, age 19, was the driver of a pickup that lost control on I-805, at Interstate 8. Mr. Toovey's passenger, ...
  • 4-Jan-2011

    Lindsay Lohan Violates Probation

    Actress Lindsay Lohan may be looking at additional jail time for violating her probation while at the Betty Ford clinic in Rancho Mirage. When a Betty Ford clinic worker tried to get a breathalyzer test form Ms. Lohan on December 12th, KTLA.com ...