Author Archives: Mayumi Terada

Will Technology Help or Hinder Our Drive Home?


On DUI Central, we often discuss and reiterate the issues we have with the technology used to determine blood alcohol concentration levels. The most reliable method that is currently in use is the standard blood test. Since its creation, scientists … Continue reading

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Fresno Man Sentenced for Fatal DUI Crash


Some say that there is no bigger pain than losing your child. Sadly for Jose and Heidy Jimenez, they were robbed of the opportunity to even get to know their child. Back on December 29, 2018, the Jimenezes were driving … Continue reading

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Seal Beach Police Department Awarded New Grant


The California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) awards grants throughout the year to various agencies to help fund important programs. This time around, the Seal Beach Police Department received the grant. They were awarded $19,700.00 from the California Department of … Continue reading

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Alcohol-Related Deaths at an All Time High


According to a new study published in Alcoholism: Clinical & Experimental Research, the number of alcohol-related deaths seems to have doubled in the last twenty years. The researchers collected mortality data from death certificates filed in the U.S., analyzing trends … Continue reading

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One Step Closer to Closing A Loophole


Under current California Law, a person can be charged with up to four years in jail if they flee a scene of a crash with someone seriously injured. First proposed in February 2019 by Assemblyman Jim Patterson, bill AB-582 requests … Continue reading

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