Category Archives: DUI Field Equipment

Thousands of Breathalyzers Called into Question in Colorado


The Colorado Criminal Defense Bar has called into question the validity of the breathalyzer, “Intoxilyzer 9000” used in measuring the blood alcohol content of suspected drunk drivers in Colorado. If true, thousands of DUI cases in Colorado could be affected. … Continue reading

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Breathalyze Pilots Before Takeoff


We’ve heard stories about pilots taking off while under the influence. I’ve written about such incidences. Denzel Washington even played one in the movie “Flight.” Now New York legislators want to breathalyze pilots before taking off. “It’s a prevention measure … Continue reading

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Creating A Fair Driving Under The Influence of Marijuana Test


Many people are celebrating the legalization of Marijuana but others are not as enthusiastic, especially law enforcement officials. Like alcohol, people will now be able to recreationally use the substance as they please. But of course with some restrictions as … Continue reading

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Marijuana Breathalyzers Tested in California


You’ve been hearing me say it for quite a while: Marijuana breathalyzers are coming soon. And it seems as though they’ve arrived. Police officers in California teamed up with Mike Lynn, CEO of Hound Labs, which developed a marijuana breathalyzer … Continue reading

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Teen Invents DUI-Detection Device


13-year-old Krishna Reddy is doing something most junior high schoolers wouldn’t even consider; finding a way to reduce the number of drunk drivers on our streets. Reddy sought to create a device, unlike standard breathalyzers, that could test whether someone … Continue reading

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