DUI

Holiday DUI violations down in Placer County

Seven law enforcement agencies in the region, working together in an anti-drunken-driving holiday campaign, arrested 57 people between Dec. 13 and Wednesday, including two in Aubur ...

Placer Probation gains funds to monitor high-risk DUI offenders

  With the knowledge that felony and repeat misdemeanor DUI offenders are over-represented in traffic crashes involving alcohol or other drugs, the Placer County Probation Of ...

Placer County Avoid the 7 anti-DUI campaign arrests increase

Arrests were up in the 17-day Avoid the 7 campaign against drunken and drugged driving in Placer County. Part of a nationwide effort that ran from Aug. 16 through Labor Day, preli ...

CHP closing out summer with anti-DUI campaign

As motorists prepare for the final holiday weekend of summer, the California Highway Patrol is gearing up to save lives by joining with law enforcement agencies throughout the coun ...

Rocklin PD starts DUI reduction program

Facing an uptick in drunk driving incidents and a decline in enforcement funding, the Rocklin Police Department is cracking down on DUI crimes this fall with grant money from a loc ...

Fans don’t let fans drive drunk

The Super Bowl is one of America’s most-anticipated and watched sporting events of the year, an opportunity for family, friends, and fans to gather together and root for thei ...

'Every 15 Minutes' crashes in

Rocklin High School students were exposed to the dangers and potentially fatal price of driving drunk during a dramatic presentation, “Every 15 Minutes,” held Tuesday and Wedne ...

DUI driver receives 10-year sentence after fatal car accident

Jacinto Mendoza, 21, was sentenced to 10 years in prison on Jan. 26. The driver of a vehicle involved in a solo accident that resulted in the death of 19-year-old Matthew George ...

Driving drunk could result in fatalities, fees and jail

Ever wonder what happens to a first-time DUI offender? Irresponsible celebrating can lead to large fees and jail this holiday season. According to the California Business, Transp ...

Sacramento Kings player arrested for DUI

Sacramento Kings player Antoine Wright was arrested for allegedly driving under the influence early Friday morning, according to Rocklin Police. According to Rocklin Police Lt. Lo ...