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Man Suspected of DUI After Crashing Into Police Car in Garden Grove

GARDEN GROVE, Calif. – A 21-year-old Stanton man was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence after he crashed into a police vehicle headed the opposite direction. The accident was ...
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Will Justin Bieber Be Deported for His DUI?

Lots of people are wondering if Justin Bieber is going to get deported for his antics in South Florida in 2014. But it’s been over a year since news broke out of his arrest and many are still ...
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Is Uber Reducing Drunk Driving in California?

San Francisco is a busy place, so it’s pleasantly surprising to hear that the city only had two drunk driving arrests on New Year’s Eve, which was the lowest since 2009, according to ...
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Driving on a Suspended License After a DUI

Have you been convicted of driving under the influence (DUI) in Orange County? If this was your first offense and there weren’t any aggravating factors, your driver’s license was probably ...
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Garden Grove PD to Receive $259K to Beef Up DUI Enforcement

The Garden Grove Police Department will be receiving $259,000 from the state of California this fiscal year to beef up the city’s DUI enforcement efforts, the Orange County Register reported. ...
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Leisure World DUI Arrests

Since September 10, 1964, Leisure World, or what has become “Laguna Woods” has been the premier independent living community for people 55 and older in South Orange County, if not all of ...
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CA DUI and Moving Out of State, What's Next?

Are you a resident of Orange County, California who has plans to move out of state for school, a job opportunity, or to be closer to friends or family? What if you were recently arrested for driving ...
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Uncle is Second in Family to Die in Santa Ana Crash

Earlier this month, we reported on an accident involving two alleged DUI drivers that took the life of a 6-year-old boy. Update: The uncle and guardian of the 6-year-old Santa Ana boy who died on Aug. ...
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OC Sheriff's Department Runs Saturation Patrols in 3 South County Cities

Deputies from the Orange County Sheriff’s Department’s DUI Task Force were deployed over the weekend to identify impaired drivers as a part of the department’s ongoing traffic safety ...
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Is a California DUI a Misdemeanor?

Driving under the influence of alcohol, and these days “many types of legal and illegal drugs” has been a problem ever since automobiles became popular. In California and across the United ...
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Husband Faces Prison After Wife Dies in DUI Crash

EL DORADO COUNTY, Calif. – On Sunday evening (Aug. 9), 33-year-old wife and mother, R. Piparo was killed in a crash off of Wentworth Springs Road in Georgetown. According to officials, her ...
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What is a Blood Split on a California DUI Case?

If you were arrested for driving under the influence (DUI) in California and for whatever reason, you were taken to the police station and made to submit to a blood test, then you may have heard of a ...
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San Francisco 49ers Aldon Smith Arrested for DUI

Linebacker Aldon Smith of the San Francisco 49ers was arrested on Thursday night (Aug. 6) for driving under the influence, hit and run, and vandalism, according to police in Santa Clara, California. ...
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DUI Suspect Survives High-Speed Crash in Tustin

TUSTIN – A 40-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence after losing control of his vehicle and uprooting a tree Sunday evening, police said. F. Martinez, of Santa ...
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Are Out-of-State DUIs Priorable Offenses?

In today’s day and age, people move around a lot. It’s not uncommon to move out of state because of school, a sweetheart, a job offer you can’t refuse, or simply the need for a ...
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Court Said Don't Drive at Newport Beach DUI Hearings; 4 Caught Doing it Anyway

On Aug. 3, four drivers were cited as the Sheriff’s Department staked out the Newport Beach courthouse looking for people who got behind the wheel without a valid license or with a suspended ...
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Can I Get a Restricted License if I'm Under 21?

When it comes to underage DUIs, it’s tough. In the eyes of the law, if you’re over 18, you’re technically an adult who can move out of your parents’ house and join the ...
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6-Year-Old Boy Dies in Santa Ana Crash, Both Drivers Suspected of DUI

A 6-year-old Santa Ana boy died at the hospital Monday following a T-bone crash where his uncle and another driver were both suspected of driving under the influence, officials said. Santa Ana police ...
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Car Accidents While on Informal Probation for DUI

Were you previously convicted of DUI in LA or Orange County? If you’re on informal probation for a DUI that occurred in the past one to three years, does this mean that will you be arrested now ...
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Bench Warrants in California DUI Cases

After a person is convicted of driving under the influence ( DUI ) in California, they are required to meet several conditions set forth by the court, some of which may include attending alcohol ...
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When Can My Driving Privileges Be Restored After a DUI?

After a DUI arrest, sometimes the driver loses the DMV hearing and they are convicted of DUI in court. They receive a letter from the DMV about a four month driver’s license suspension, and they ...
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Will the CA DMV Pardon SR22 Early?

Once your driver’s license has been suspended or revoked for DUI, you will be required to maintain what is called an SR22 for three years. What is SR22 exactly? It’s a certificate of ...
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Can a First DUI in California Get Dismissed?

Let’s say that you were driving along on the 405 South around 1:30 a.m. and an officer pulled you over because you were supposedly weaving. The officer didn’t have you take one breath ...
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Suspected Drunk Driver Plows into Home in Norwalk

In the early morning hours of July 23, 2015, a man was in his kitchen making coffee when he heard a loud bang. As R. Chavez ran out of his kitchen to investigate the loud noise, he immediately ...
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Why Your DUI Case is Not Hopeless

Were you recently arrested for DUI in Orange County? Are you worried that it’s hopeless and you’ll have to plead guilty and walk down the path of shame? Don’t give up so fast, there ...
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