Archives for February 2013

First Sonoma County DUI Fatality of 2013 Near Sebastopol

A Sonoma County DUI fatality has ended two years of extremely low Sonoma County DUI fatality statistics. It is the first such tragedy in Sonoma County and only six weeks into the new year. A Santa Rosa man crashed his fiancée’s SUV into an embankment north of Sebastopol. The … [Read more...]

Petaluma DUI Arrest of 5-Time Offender

ed A Napa woman may face some serious consequences if convicted of her Petaluma DUI arrest earlier this month. After officers stopped the woman and conducted field sobriety tests, which the driver allegedly failed, they discovered that she had five DUI convictions in the previous … [Read more...]

Santa Rosa DUI Drivers License Checkpoint

According to this press release from the Santa Rosa Police Department, a Santa Rosa DUI Drivers License checkpoint is Planned this Weekend According to the press release, the Santa Rosa Police Department Traffic Unit will be conducting a DUI/Drivers License Checkpoint on … [Read more...]

Oakland Carjacking Leads to Petaluma DUI Injury Accident Arrest

Although the celebrations of the New Year have passed, Petaluma police remain very busy with impaired drivers. A Hayward man faces Petaluma DUI and a variety of charges after he allegedly stole a car in Oakland, drove drunk and injured an 81-year-old Petaluma woman in a … [Read more...]

“DUI Schools” in California

Throughout California many courts order people convicted of DUI to complete a DUI education program, or “DUI school,” as part of the convicted person’s sentence.  The Santa Rosa DUI lawyers at our firm know that this educational option is often a helpful alternative to more … [Read more...]

Super Bowl Sunday DUI Arrests

According to this Press Democrat Road Warrior Blog Article, On average, the CHP made nearly 450 Super Bowl Sunday DUI arrests on each of the Super Bowl Sundays for the last three years. Last year In Sonoma County, 14 people were arrested on Super Bowl Sunday for DUI and … [Read more...]

Slight Sonoma County and Mendocino County DUI Arrests Increase

Although new statistics recently released by the California Highway Patrol show that there is a slight Sonoma County and Mendocino County DUI arrests increase for 2012, the numbers are largely similar to those from 2011. Even so, both years represent a marked decline over the … [Read more...]


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