Vegas Justice Court Gets Grant For DUI ProgramDUI Court offers a comprehensive treatment program for misdemeanor DUI offenders, which includes treatment services and court supervision, and holds program participants accountable through the use of alcohol/drug monitoring technology.
More Money Coming To Prosecute Impaired Driving CasesNevada has received a grant to fun a Traffic Safety Resources Prosecutor position to improve Nevada's prosecution process of impaired driving cases.
Henderson Police Make Nearly 400 Stops Targeting Impaired DriversPolice initiated 378 stops during the two-week operation, including three arrest for DUI. Officers issued 249 citations to drivers for speeding violations, 22 tickets for red light runners and another 23 tickets for insurance and registration violations.
Pedestrian Killed, Driver Charged in Hit and Run DUIPolice say a 46-year-old woman crossing a busy Las Vegas street was struck and killed by a pickup truck driven by a man who left the scene but returned later and was arrested on suspicion of hit-and-run and felony driving under the influence of drugs.
Henderson Police Wrap Up Impaired Driver EnforcementHenderson Police, along with police from Boulder City and Mesquite, issued 302 citations to drivers during the two week operation.
Tiger Woods Blames Meds For DUI ArrestThe 14-time major champion says in a statement that alcohol wasn't involved. Woods says he didn't realize the mix of medications affected him that strongly.
Nevada Lawmakers Back Blood-Only Detection of Marijuana DUIsWeighing in on how Nevada should test people for stoned driving, lawmakers advanced a measure on Friday to eliminate urine samples as a viable measure for police to show a driver to be impaired by marijuana.
Students Get A Taste Of Drinking And Driving DangersLiberty High School seniors and juniors got a realistic taste of the emotional and lasting consequences of drinking and driving during a two-day event for the Every 15 Minutes program.
Metro Releases DUI Checkpoint NumbersMetro officers recently did a Sobriety Checkpoint on Friday March 17 and Saturday March 18.
NHP: Drive High, Get A DUIThough recreational use of marijuana is legal in Nevada, the use of marijuana prior to, or in the act of driving, is illegal and a serious crime.
Suspected Drunk Driver Hits Pedestrians, Killing 1, Injuring 1A woman was killed and a driver faces possible DUI charges after investigators say a car ran off the road on to a sidewalk, striking two pedestrians Wednesday night.
Las Vegas Woman Jailed, Two Injured in Hit and Run CrashInvestigators believe a 28-year-old woman may have been drunk when she hit another vehicle and fled the scene Thursday evening, leaving two others critically injured, according to authorities.