DUI

Dan Brooks (credit: Boulder Co. Sheriff)

Will Colorado Lawmakers Finally Pass a DUI Felony Bill?

With a Coloradan making national headlines this week for being arrested for his 12th DUI, it’s time for the Colorado Legislature to finally pass a Felony DUI bill.

01/29/2015

Dan Brooks (credit: Boulder Co. Sheriff)

State Lawmakers Consider Felony DUI Measure

State lawmakers are considering a felony DUI bill just as one Longmont man sets an example of why supporters believe the law is needed. Dan Brooke has been arrested for suspicion of driving drunk for the 12th time since 1986.

01/29/2015

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Latest Fatal DUI Crash Could Convince Lawmakers To Get Harsher This Year

A crash on Sunday night that claimed the lives of a father and his two sons in Weld County is bringing more attention to efforts at the state Capitol to make repeat drunk driving a felony.

01/27/2015

Rigoberto Macias-Marquez (Weld County Sheriff's Office)

Driver In Crash That Killed Father & Sons Had 5 Prior DUI Convictions

Investigators say a repeat drunk driver was behind the wheel in a deadly crash that killed nearly an entire family Sunday night.

01/27/2015

Alton Kirkland (credit: Wheat Ridige Police Department)

Man Guilty In Fatal Wheat Ridge Hit & Run Gets 35 Years Behind Bars

A man who pleaded guilty in a deadly hit-and-run in Wheat Ridge learned his fate on Tuesday.

01/27/2015

Ty Lawson after practice on Saturday (credit: CBS)

Ty Lawson Returns To Practice Following DUI Arrest, Makes Apologies

Denver Nuggets point guard Ty Lawson returned to practice on Saturday after he missed Friday night’s game due to personal reasons, which likely was related to being arrested for suspicion of driving while intoxicated early Friday morning.

01/24/2015

Ty Lawson (credit: Denver Police)

Nuggets’ Ty Lawson Arrested In Denver On Suspicion Of DUI

Nuggets point guard Ty Lawson was arrested on suspicion of DUI overnight after a roadside stop in Denver.

01/23/2015

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Drivers In Wrong-Way Wreck On U.S. 36 Were Lucky, State Patrol Says

A man was hospitalized Thursday after a wrong-way driver suspected of driving under the influenced slammed into his vehicle on U.S. 36 west of Broadway.

01/15/2015

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

Hickenlooper Calls For Felony DUI Law

Gov. John Hickenlooper wants tougher penalties for driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol.

01/15/2015

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Colorado Law Enforcement Makes 329 DUI Arrests In New Year’s Campaign

The Colorado State Patrol said 329 drivers were arrested during the New Year’s DUI enforcement campaign that ran from Dec. 30 to Jan. 5.

01/09/2015

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