Drinking And Driving

Isidore Arthur Griego (credit: Arapahoe County District Attorney's Office)

District Attorney Outraged After Court Reverses Ruling Against Repeat DUI Offender

The district attorney calls it outrageous — five years after a jury convicted a man of numerous felonies related to his drinking and driving, the appeals court reversed the ruling.

03/26/2015

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Alcohol Suspected In 3 Separate Crashes That Killed 5 People In A Day

Five people are dead after three separate car crashes in the metro area, and police say alcohol may have been a factor in all five deaths.

03/08/2015

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Felony DUI Bill Moves Forward At State Capitol

A bill that would make repeat drunk drivers face a tougher punishment has advanced at the state Capitol.

02/05/2015

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Troopers Warn Against DUI On Super Bowl Weekend

The Colorado State Patrol and local law enforcement agencies are warning Super Bowl partygoers to leave the penalties on the field and avoid getting a DUI arrest this weekend.

01/31/2015

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Police Increase Patrols Over Halloween Weekend

Law enforcement will be out and about over Halloween and the weekend to make sure the celebrations don’t turn deadly.

10/30/2014

An image from a police checkpoint in 2013 (credit: CBS)

Officers Targeting Drunk Drivers This Holiday Weekend

Law enforcement across Colorado will be targeting drunk drivers over the Labor Day holiday weekend.

08/29/2014

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DUI Enforcement Stepped Up For St. Patrick’s Day

The Colorado State Patrol is stepping up DUI enforcement across the state for St. Patrick’s Day.

03/17/2014

CBS4's Shaun Boyd talks with Arapahoe County District Attorney George Brauchler (credit: CBS)

Bill Would Make Prison Mandatory For Drunk Drivers Who Kill Or Injure

There’s an effort to change Colorado’s law in cases where a driver kills or seriously injures someone. Right now many times the driver is just sentenced to probation. That may soon change.

01/21/2014

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Deputy Montrose Prosecutor Accused Of DUI

A Montrose prosecutor is on paid administrative leave following his arrest on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol.

11/20/2013

A man getting arrested in Lakewood (credit: CBS)

Push To Reduce Drunk Driving Blood Alcohol Limit To .05

The National Transportation Safety Board wants to decrease the drunk driving limit from .08 to .05.

05/15/2013

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