drunken driving

Legal Settlements Could Hit $16M In Gold Coast Crash Caused By Drunken City LaborerCash-strapped Chicago will spend at least $16 million to compensate victims of a 2011 accident caused by a drunken laborer who plowed his city truck into a crowd of pedestrians on a Gold Coast sidewalk, the Sun-Times is reporting.
Woman Going To Prison For Driving Child To School While DrunkA west suburban woman has been sentenced to prison for her fourth DUI arrest after she dropped her child off at school while intoxicated.
Police: Drunk Driver Hit Squad Car While Trying To Escape Gunshots In MontgomeryA Montgomery police officer was hurt early Saturday morning, as a party broke up when shots were fired.
Winnetka Village Trustee Busted For Allegedly Driving Drunk In SkokieA Winnetka village trustee was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol after she was pulled over for a traffic stop in Skokie early this past Thursday morning.
Report: Woman Gets 3 Years For Slamming Into Wheaton House While Driving DrunkA Downers Grove woman who was drunk when she drove into a Wheaton family’s living room has been sentenced to prison time.
Police To Target Drunken Drivers Statewide During Labor Day HolidayThe Illinois Department of Transportation has announced the opening of its Labor Day effort called, “Drive Sober or Get Pulled over.”
Allegedly Drunken Teens Both Crash Cars In McHenry CountyTwo friends, two vehicles, and alleged alcohol use became a regrettable combination this week in McHenry County.
4 Western Suburbs Lead Chicago Area In DUI ArrestsNaperville and three other western suburbs led the Chicago area in drunken driving arrests last year.
Woman Goes To Prom She Missed 5 Years Ago After Disabling CrashA suburban woman who missed her prom when she was paralyzed in a drunken driving crash will be going to the prom Friday night, after an unlikely meeting.
No Action Yet Against Grayslake Police Chief After DUI ArrestThe Grayslake Village Board met in closed session Thursday night, presumably to discuss the drunk driving arrest of Police Chief Matt McCutcheon.
Woman Charged With Driving Drunk In Deadly Near North CrashA woman is charged with driving drunk in a crash over the weekend that killed a man walking near his home on the city’s Near North Side.
State Police To Step Up DUI Patrols For St. Patrick's DayThis St. Patrick’s Day weekend will be one of bacchanalian revelry for many, and police are warning those who partake to bring a designated driver.