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Busy May long weekend for Prince Albert, Sask. police

Prince Albert police officials said it was a busy May long weekend.

Officers in the northern Saskatchewan city responded to 382 calls and arrested 71 people. 163 more words

Crime

Don't mix boats and booze this May long weekend: safety advocates

Boat launches were bustling this May long weekend as sunny skies and temperatures in the mid-20s drew Canadians out of hibernation.

For a large number of people, it’s their first time back on the water this year and with the long weekend, there comes the temptation to crack open a cold one — but… 500 more words

Canada

35% of Canadian teens riding with alcohol-impaired drivers: study

A new study has found one in three high school students has ridden with a driver who has been drinking, while nearly one in five has been in a car with a driver who has smoked marijuana. 305 more words

News

Saskatchewan victim of impaired driving featured in awareness campaign

Drunk driving destroys lives. Four people every day are killed in Canada as the result of drug and alcohol-related crashes, according to Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD). 532 more words

Canada

18-year-old arrested after hitting unmarked police car while driving under the influence

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — An 18-year-old from Newington is facing charges after he allegedly drove drunk late Saturday night.

Police say at approximately 10:30 p.m., 18-year-old Zachary Timothy McDougal was driving his 1990 Acura Integra north on Main Street in Hartford. 174 more words

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Lapse in judgement can have serious consequences when it comes to alcohol use

Anders Culiner
Oxford Stories
asculine@go.olemiss.edu

In Oxford and other college towns, many students deal with the consequences of DUI arrests. Students are affected by the arrest itself and its legal aftermath, and they are commonly subject to ongoing scrutiny by others. 1,185 more words

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Prom Season is here!

Happy May Seniors! As you get ready for Graduation, PLEASE remember to drive safely: No texting or phone use and NO Drinking and Driving! It has been almost 4 years since my “baby” brother was killed by a DRUNK driver driving the wrong way on one of our major roadways in Austin, TX. 106 more words

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