drunk driving

Study: Tweens Who Think Marijuana Is Cool More Likely To Drink And Drive LaterMiddle school students who had positive views about marijuana at 12 were 63 percent more likely to say they had driven drunk or ridden with someone who was intoxicated than those who reported more negative views of the drug.
Police To Crack Down On Impaired Drivers Over Holidays120 police agencies in Washington will have extra officers on the roads
Bellingham Driver Plows Truck Into 4 People, Kills 1The 27-year-old driver veered onto a sidewalk, hitting pedestrians, before driving into a chained-off parking lot
Police: Driver In Lake Crash Smelled Of BoozeThe 68-year-old woman who was in the SUV that plowed through a waterfront home, killing family members inside, and crashed into Lake Sammamish smelled of alcohol when an investigator first questioned her.
Study: Fatal Car Crashes Involving Marijuana Have TripledResearch finds marijuana is playing a significant role in fatal traffic accidents.
Guilty Plea In Deadly Seattle Accident A repeat drunk driver who plowed his pickup into a Seattle family earlier this year, killing two grandparents and badly hurting a mother and her newborn son, pleaded guilty Thursday to charges of vehicular homicide and vehicular assault.
Gov. Inslee Announces Bill To Address Drunken DrivingGov. Jay Inslee and a bipartisan group of lawmakers unveiled a plan on Tuesday that would make changes to the state's impaired driving laws, including requiring an arrest on the first offense and mandatory jail time if offenders don't enroll in a sobriety program after a second arrest.
Charges Filed In Seattle Crash Into FamilyA suspected drunk driver remains jailed on $2.5 million bail. Mark Mullan faces vehicular homicide, vehicular assault and reckless driving charges.
Washington's Seferian-Jenkins Arrested For DUI Seattle police say University of Washington standout tight end Austin Seferian-Jenkins was arrested for suspicion of driving under the influence Saturday night.
Ore. Teen Charged After 'Drivin Drunk' Facebook Post On New Year's EvePolice arrested an Oregon teenager who confessed on Facebook that he had been driving drunk on New Year's Eve and hit someone's car.
North Dakota Man Charged With 14th Drunken Driving OffenseA judge has set bond at $15,000 for a West Fargo man accused of what prosecutors say is his 14th drunken driving offense.
Court Rules Drunk Driver Should Pay For Officer's Ripped Pants, Not Damaged CarA recalcitrant drunken driver must pay $68 to replace pants that a Boise Police Department officer ripped during a foot chase, but not $1,088 to fix a patrol car damaged when it hit the man's dog.