WASHINGTON -- Every state should require all convicted drunken drivers, including first-time offenders, to use devices that prevent them from starting a car's engine if their breath tests positive for alcohol, the National Transportation Safety Board said Tuesday.
PIERRE, S.D. — South Dakota's sobriety program for drunken drivers has reduced repeat cases of driving under the influence by 12 percent and domestic violence rates by 9 percent, an independent study concluded.
The primary cause of deaths on our local streets and highways is drunk and impaired driving. The “Avoid the 15” DUI Task Force will continue its DUI enforcement in San Diego County as a result of a recent $300,000 grant awarded by the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) to the San Diego County Sheriff's Department, who will administer the grant for the county.
The Chula Vista Police Department has been awarded a $224,123 grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety for a year-long program aimed at preventing deaths and injuries on roadways through special enforcement and public awareness efforts.
The San Diego County Probation Department will use a new $500,000 grant to keep high risk DUI offenders from endangering other motorists in the future.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- A statewide survey shows there are more drugged drivers than drunken drivers on California roads during the weekend.