Category Archives: Probation

‘Affluenza’ DUI Teen Nears Prison Release


Ethan Couch, widely known as the “affluenza teen,” is set to be released on April 2 after serving a 720-day sentence for violating his probation for a 2013 drunken driving crash that killed 4 people. Couch will be released from … Continue reading

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“DUI Fugitives” Found and Arrested


In Visalia, California, law enforcement is committed to tracking down DUI “fugitives.” Visalia police officers have stepped up efforts to find accused DUI offenders who have not shown up to court or attended mandatory alcohol recovery programs. According to officials, … Continue reading

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Lakers’ Caldwell-Pope Misses Games Due to Misdemeanor


Lakers guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope says he won’t be able to play in three Los Angeles Lakers road games outside California in the next month due to an operating under the influence offense. Caldwell-Pope is under a 25-day restriction due to … Continue reading

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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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Budweiser, King of ER Visits


It goes without saying that alcohol is, at least in part, the cause of many emergency room visits. In fact, public health experts estimate that about one third of injury related ER visits, including those resulting from DUI accidents, involve some kind of alcohol consumption. So what is the drink of choice for those unfortunate visitors of the ER? Continue reading

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