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Drunk Driver Performs an Impressive 25-Second Burnout in Front of a Marked Police Vehicle
Drunk Driver Performs an Impressive 25-Second Burnout in Front of a Marked Police Vehicle

26 Sep 2022, 12:35 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / An Australian was charged with drunk driving and improper use of a vehicle after attempting (and succeeding) a burnout in front of a marked police vehicle

 
Researchers Have Invented a Car Seat That Can Tell If a Driver Is Drunk
Researchers Have Invented a Car Seat That Can Tell If a Driver Is Drunk

10 Dec 2021, 06:20 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Researchers created a smart car seat fitted with pressure-detecting sensors that can accurately determine if a driver is intoxicated or impaired

 
Autonomous Cars Might End Drunk Driving, but It Is up to Drivers Until Then
Autonomous Cars Might End Drunk Driving, but It Is up to Drivers Until Then

13 Nov 2021, 23:24 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Autonomous vehicles have the potential of ending drunk driving in the best possible way. Until then, sadly, it is up to drivers

 
Drunk Driving Prevention Tech Will Arrive Thanks to U.S. Infrastructure Bill
Drunk Driving Prevention Tech Will Arrive Thanks to U.S. Infrastructure Bill

4 Aug 2021, 09:59 UTC · By: Gustavo Henrique Ruffo / The H.R. 3684 - Invest in America Act wants cars to present detection systems to avoid drunk driving and protect children from being left in vehicles.

 
This Is What the DeLorean Time-Traveling Fire Trail Would Look Like in Real Life
This Is What the DeLorean Time-Traveling Fire Trail Would Look Like in Real Life

24 Jun 2021, 07:37 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Alleged drunk driver hit and dragged a fire hydrant across a residential street, leaving a trail of fire; the car eventually burned down to the ground

 
Drunk Driver Caught With Guinness Pint in Car’s Cup Holder
Drunk Driver Caught With Guinness Pint in Car’s Cup Holder

24 Jun 2019, 11:14 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Man driving a Hyundai was pulled over by police, got caught with open alcohol containers and drugs in his car. He got arrested and had the car impounded

 
Fifth Gear Proves Driving Tired Can Be as Bad As Drunk Driving
Fifth Gear Proves Driving Tired Can Be as Bad As Drunk Driving

30 May 2019, 17:33 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Everybody knows how dangerous drink driving is, but getting behind the wheel after being awake for 24 hours is just like being over the limit

 
Drunk Driver Feigns Fainting Spell, Has Epic Fail
Drunk Driver Feigns Fainting Spell, Has Epic Fail

21 May 2019, 12:20 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Former football star for Romanian FC attempts one of the oldest tricks in the book in the hope of getting away with drunk driving

 
Tiger Woods Sued For Employee’s Fatal Drunk Driving Crash
Tiger Woods Sued For Employee’s Fatal Drunk Driving Crash

15 May 2019, 15:07 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Nicholas Immesberger worked at Woods’ restaurant and got severely intoxicated before getting behind the wheel to drive home. He was an alcoholic

 
In Moldova, DUI Gets You Three Months in a Morgue to Wash Dead Bodies
In Moldova, DUI Gets You Three Months in a Morgue to Wash Dead Bodies

6 May 2019, 14:07 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Moldova asks DUI drivers who want their license back to take a crash course at local morgues and pay the local equivalent of around $224

 
Drunk Driver Crashes Into Parked Car, Tries to Enter Wrong House
Drunk Driver Crashes Into Parked Car, Tries to Enter Wrong House

8 Apr 2019, 15:34 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Pueblo man crashes and flees the scene on foot, then tries to get inside the wrong house, thinking it was his. Police have him on a “host of charges”

 
Idiot Driver Who Taunted Bison at Yellowstone Park Was Drunk, is Now in Custody
Idiot Driver Who Taunted Bison at Yellowstone Park Was Drunk, is Now in Custody

6 Aug 2018, 11:43 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Raymond Reinke caused 4 disturbances in 3 national parks in less than a week, is now in jail waiting his next court date

 
7YO Girl Survives Drunk-Driving Crash, Is Hit-and-Killed while Texting 911
7YO Girl Survives Drunk-Driving Crash, Is Hit-and-Killed while Texting 911

18 Jul 2018, 12:34 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / DeSandra Thomas was in the car with her father when he crashed the car on I-94, got out to get help and was hit by another driver and killed

 
2 Portions of Tiramisu Can Put You over the Drink-Drive Limit, Study Shows
2 Portions of Tiramisu Can Put You over the Drink-Drive Limit, Study Shows

18 Jul 2018, 08:35 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Be wary of anything that might contain alcohol as one of the ingredients and of orange juice, All Car Leasing study stresses

 
Vince Vaughn Arrested for DUI, Obstructing an Officer
Vince Vaughn Arrested for DUI, Obstructing an Officer

11 Jun 2018, 08:01 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Actor and a friend were stopped at a DUI checkpoint, and initially refused to comply with the arresting officer’s demands

 
Pennsylvania Mother Sets Up Son for DUI Arrest, Gets Busted Too
Pennsylvania Mother Sets Up Son for DUI Arrest, Gets Busted Too

5 Jun 2018, 11:38 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / For unknown reasons, Christy Gower framed her son so he would get arrested for DUI, but is now facing serious charges herself

 
Arizona Bride Arrested for DUI after Crashing Car on the Way to Her Own Wedding
Arizona Bride Arrested for DUI after Crashing Car on the Way to Her Own Wedding

15 Mar 2018, 08:49 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / The Marana Police Department in Arizona arrested a bride-to-be after the drunk woman was involved in a three car collision

 
Wayne Rooney Selling the BMW i8 That's Now Useless to Him
Wayne Rooney Selling the BMW i8 That's Now Useless to Him

24 Jan 2018, 15:17 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Wayne Rooney is selling one of his cars, a BMW i8, in part because for the next two years the footballer has been banned from driving

 
Vigilantes Chase and Catch Female Drunk Driver after Massive Hit-and-Run
Vigilantes Chase and Catch Female Drunk Driver after Massive Hit-and-Run

22 Oct 2017, 07:43 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / This video is like a 12-minute-long shot of adrenaline. It's dark so you don't see much, but there's plenty of action to keep things interesting

 
Police Officers In Minnesota Threaten To Play Justin Bieber To Drunk Drivers
Police Officers In Minnesota Threaten To Play Justin Bieber To Drunk Drivers

7 Feb 2017, 18:40 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Every once in awhile, law enforcement agencies have an employee who is great on social media. The Police in Wyoming, Minnesota, have one of those employees