Tag Archives: DUI murder

DUI Offender Pleads Not Guilty to DUI-Related Criminal Charges 


On May 6th, Javan Draper of Pomona was arrested for a fatal crash that occurred nearly three months prior. The accident led to the sudden death of one of his two young passengers, Anthony Tucker Jr.  Last Thursday, Draper pleaded … Continue reading

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California Woman Sentenced to 51 Years to Life for Fatal Crash


Last week Thursday, Bani Duarte of San Clemente was sentenced to 51 years to life in prison for a fatal car crash she caused back on March 29, 2018. Duarte’s Hyundai Sonata had crashed into a Toyota Corolla that was … Continue reading

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San Clemente Woman on Trial for DUI and Second-Degree Murder


A woman from San Clemente was suspected of drunk driving in Huntington Beach on March 30, 2018, resulting in the death of three people. While reportedly under the influence, Bani Marcela Duarte, 29, crashed her car into a stopped vehicle … Continue reading

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Pittsburg Man Pleads Guilty to Murder Charge in DUI Crash


On March 23,2018, a Ford Escape was driving eastbound on Highway 4 when it crashed into a barrier and then into another car. Police suspected that the driver, Jose Amaya-Rivera, had been drinking prior to getting onto the road. His … Continue reading

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LAPD Officer Charged with 3 Counts of Murder


A Los Angeles police officer was charged on April 20 with 3 counts of murder, driving under the influence of alcohol, and other charges related to a fiery accident on the 605 Freeway that occurred September 2017 near Whittier. The … Continue reading

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