D.C. police have resumed breath alcohol testing for suspected drunken drivers, two years after the program was suspended because of testing equipment flaws.
.C. police will resume blood-alcohol tests for suspected drunken drivers later this week, two years after the program was suspended because of testing equipment flaws.
A Frederick police officer must perform 48 hours of community service for crashing his patrol car while driving drunk off duty.
Virginia State Police say 19-year-old Carol Rood-Johnson was drunk when she struck and killed a pedestrian on the shoulder of Interstate 95 in Springfield.
Beginning this week, the District will be cracking down on DUI offenders with new laws and the return of breathalyzers.
The use of breathalyzers by police in DC may soon become common place again. The DC council is expected to vote on a measure to reinstate the breath-testing equipment on Tuesday.
The District of Columbia has agreed to pay about $20,000 to four people who challenged their drunken driving convictions based on flaws in the police department’s alcohol breath-test equipment.
Washington Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather was arrested for driving under the influence early Thursday morning in Arlington, just outside of D.C.
Police in Maryland’s Howard County say an officer has been hospitalized after a drunk driver hit his police car while he was conducting a traffic stop near Ellicott City. The officer’s injuries are not life threatening
The Virginia Senate has passed legislation requiring an ignition interlock for every first-time drunken driver, no matter how high the offender’s blood alcohol content registered.