Category Archives: Ignition Interlock Laws

New Multiple DUI Court Provides Treatment and Accountability


Under the program, people with two or three misdemeanor drunk driving offenses will get individualized treatment plans and closer monitoring by the state. Continue reading

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If There Is Will There Is A Way


A mother in Pennsylvania was determined to drive home despite having had a couple of alcoholic drinks and an ignition interlock device. Shortly after successfully unlocking the ignition interlock device with the help of her eight-year-old daughter, Angela Daywalt, crashed … Continue reading

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Introducing Senate Bill 1046


California Governor Jerry Brown signed Senate Bill 1046, which enforces ignition interlock devices. Starting January 1, 2019, ignition interlocks will be required for DUI offenders. We have been hearing about this program, pushed by Mothers Against Drunk Driving, for several … Continue reading

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Beat the IID with Raccoon Breath?


Yes, you read that title correctly. And yes, this was the buzz on the internet last week when a police report of a San Diego naval officer who used a raccoon to beat the ignition interlock device that was installed … Continue reading

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Southern California End of Summer DUI Crackdown


It’s not time to put the barbeque and ice chest in the garage just yet. But you can be sure that before Southern Californians do, they’ll be celebrating the end of summer with some ice cold, possibly blended, drinks. From August 16th through Labor Day on September 2nd, otherwise known as the traditional end of summer period, Southern California law enforcement agencies will be out in full force looking to nab drunk drivers. Continue reading

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