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SJ Police Dept. and Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office Receive Grant to Fight Drunk Driving

The San Jose Police Department and Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office have both received state grants by the California Office of Traffic Safety to fight Drunk Driving. Local Police, including the San Jose Police Department and Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office have received grants worth $180,000 each from the California Office of Traffic Safety. The grants will help them to pay for more officers to enforce safety measures and to fight drunk driving. The grants, which are expected to fund… Read More

Santa Clarita DUI Checkpoint scheduled for November 16, 2012

The holiday season is just around the corner and so is the time of year to take measures against drunk driving. Keeping that in mind, the LA Sheriff’s Department, Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station, has announced their Santa Clarita DUI and Driver’s License Checkpoint for November 16, 2012. The DUI and Driver’s License Checkpoint will be conducted from 6:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m. at an undisclosed location in the Santa Clarita Valley. The LASD is expected to spend extensive resources… Read More

Alleged drunk driver arrested after police chase

John Becerra, 33, from San Francisco, was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving by the Tracy police on the 400 block of Toni Court, after a vehicle chase Friday afternoon. According to Tracy police Sgt. Tony Sheneman, police received a phone call at 3:02 pm from another driver who reported an Infiniti SUV swerving all over the roadway as it traveled north on Corral Hollow Road. Police officers responded to the call and spotted a man allegedly holding some type… Read More

Whitney Houston’s Ex, Bobby Brown Arrested on suspicion of DUI in Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES – According to the Los Angeles police spokeswoman Venus Hall, Brown was pulled over in the Topanga area at around 1 am Wednesday when police observed the singer driving erratically on an L.A. street. When police officers approached his vehicle, they detected a strong odor of alcohol and asked Brown to get out of the vehicle. He was asked to perform a field sobriety test, which he did not do well at. The singer – ex-husband of late… Read More

Trial for Mission rape suspect could begin this week

Opening statements for the trial of Frederick Dozier Jr. could begin as early as Wednesday this week. Dozier is being charged with raping, beating and robbing three women in Mission district last year and could face life in prison. According to Assistant District Attorney Alex Bastian, jury selection was ongoing Friday. Dozier is accused of raping three women between June through December 2011. The vicious assaults took place along the 24th Street corridor June 17, November 18 and December 8…. Read More

‘LOST’ star Matthew Fox speaks about his DUI case

‘LOST’ star Matthew Fox opened about his DUI sentence in an interview set to air in the U.S. on Wednesday saying that he was happy to take part in an alcohol information program. Fox was arrested for assault after a skirmish in Cleveland and was also arrested for a DUI in 2011. Fox finally opened up about his troubled year in the interview. The alcohol program was part of a plea deal in his DUI case. Fox was charged with… Read More

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