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Ethical Scenario : Publishing Drunk Drivers' Photos

On the SPJ website, there is a case study talks about the drunk driver’s photo, which have been posted on the local newspaper by journalist. Under each photo the newspaper printed the person’s name, age, date, time arrested, charge, and even blood alcohol level. 144 more words

Drunk drivers,,,,,that scared me,,,

I was working 3rd watch on Christmas eve in the early 80′s in Mission Beach. It was a very busy night. Alot of party calls and other holiday related alcohol fueled incidents. 491 more words

Top Ten DWI Offenders in Bexar County, Texas

These photos were found on the SAPD (San Antonio Police Dept.) web site. Ten top offenders. Notice, they are all Hispanic except one. Nine of the ten ‘wanted offenders’ are Hispanic. 61 more words


Too Stoned to Drive by Rosaly Casanueva

If you are pulled to the side of the road on the notion of drunk driving, completing the difficult tasks of following a pen with your eyes, walking in a straight line, and standing on one leg for 30 seconds clearly proves you are not drunk. 1,203 more words


DUI Patrols On Tap For St. Patrick's Day

SANTA ANA (CBSLA.com) — Officers across Southern California are expected to be out in full force this St. Patrick’s Day.

The Orange County Sheriff’s Department said in a written statement that the “Avoid the 38″ DUI Task Force will be deploying saturation patrols and checkpoints on Monday in areas throughout the region. 158 more words


Two People Are Dead, Dozens More Injured After A SXSW Hit-And-Run

Terrible news from Austin, where two people are dead and 23 more were injured after a car went down a crowded one-way street early Thursday morning, plowing over barricades, bicycles, and tragically, humans. 217 more words


"Reduce Impaired and Distracted Driving" - RIDD

The Shelby County Sheriff’s Department this week announced they’re rebranding their Metro DUI Unit as RIDD, which stands for “Reduce Impaired and Distracted Driving”.

What it means for you is that those officers won’t just be looking for drunk drivers; they’re cracking down on something many of us do. 35 more words

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