Some Maryland drunk drivers don’t even get a slap on the wrist
by Chris Swonger | March 10, 2021 | Commentary | 0 |
Alcohol-impaired drivers killed 10,265 people across the nation in 2015. Among those lost was Montgomery County Police Officer Noah Leotta. Just 24 years old, he was killed by the exact crime he was trying to protect us from—struck by a driver under the influence during a traffic stop of a suspected impaired driver.Read More
Parole and Probation Division doesn’t keep track of DUI interlock program, audit finds
The ignition interlock program – designed to keep convicted drunk drivers off the road when intoxicated – was not adequately monitored by the Division of Parole and Probation, state auditors found in a report released Monday.
Judges were often not notified when drivers failed the tests.Read More
Analysis: MVA wants tweaks to controversial drunk driving restriction
by Len Lazarick | May 11, 2010 | News | 0 |
Convicted drunk drivers who accidentally set off their ignition interlock system might get another chance to drive home that night, provided they’ve had mouthwash instead of bourbon.Read More
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