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Berwyn Man Charged With DUI After Bold Ride Through Riverside

Riverside Police say it was 3:18 a.m. when 30-year-old Eric Quiroz was driving down Harlem with several other friends in the car.

02/03/2015

Alfredo Luna (Riverside Police)

Riverside Cops Slap Felony Charges On Motorist Arrested For 22nd Time

Alfredo Luna was most recently stopped going 56 miles per hour in a 30 mile per hour zone near an elementary school, police say.

01/15/2015

A deadly crash on the Eisenhower shut down traffic early Sunday morning. (Credit: CBS)

Man Charged With DUI For Fatal Wrong-Way Crash On Eisenhower

A wrong-way driver who caused a crash early Sunday on the Eisenhower Expressway that left one man dead and four other people injured is facing multiple DUI charges.

01/14/2015

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Independent Police Review Authority Supervisor Arrested For DUI New Year’s Day

An investigator who’s job it is to police the police is in trouble with the law.

01/03/2015

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Police: Drunken Driver Caught Doing 99 In A 35 MPH Zone

Twenty-year-old Miguel Angel Ocampo of North Riverside was arrested and charged with several offenses, including DUI, speeding, reckless driving and having no vehicle insurance, police said.

01/01/2015

Omar Montoya Medina. (Credit: DuPage County state’s attorney’s office.)

West Chicago Man Held On $500K Bond For Fatal DUI Crash

A west suburban man was ordered held on a $500,000 bond Monday for a fiery DUI crash that killed another driver Friday.

12/08/2014

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Man Charged With DUI After Fatal Head-On Crash

A man is charged with DUI for a head-on crash that killed a 65-year-old woman Friday afternoon in west suburban St. Charles.

11/29/2014

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Man Charged In Deadly DUI Involved In Another Fatal Wreck: Prosecutors

A South Side man charged in a deadly drunken driving accident that left the victim with a severed arm over the weekend was convicted in three previous DUIs, including a 1996 crash that claimed the life of a senior citizen.

10/15/2014

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Man Charged With DUI In Fatal Crash That Severed Passenger’s Arm

A man has been charged with DUI for a crash Saturday afternoon in which a passenger lost his arm and later died.

10/14/2014

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Driver Charged With DUI After Flagging Down Officer To Say ‘Hello’

A Chicago man who flagged down an officer to say “hello” while driving in west suburban Riverside was charged shortly after with DUI early Saturday.

09/21/2014

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Mount Prospect Woman Charged With DUI After Striking ISP Trooper On I-294

A Mount Prospect woman has been charged with DUI after she struck an Illinois State Police trooper on the northbound Tri-State Tollway (I-294) near west suburban Berkeley Saturday afternoon.

09/06/2014

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Ald. Colón Has ‘Confidence In Legal System’ After DUI Stop

Colón, who represents the 35th Ward, was driving a Honda SUV early Friday on Interstate 290 near Sacramento when he was pulled over for failing to signal and improper lane usage.

07/28/2014

A car drove through several trees and into a lake early Saturday. / photo from Network Video Productions

Driver Facing DUI Charges After Car Crashes Into Quarry, Killing Two Passengers

Two people died early Saturday morning in Naperville after the car they were riding in left the road and drove into a quarry.

07/19/2014

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Police Planning Crackdown On Drunk Driving For Fourth Of July Weekend

The Fourth of July is the most dangerous day of the year to be on the roads.

07/02/2014

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Stevenson Expressway Wrong-Way Driver Charged With DUI

A 24-year-old woman has been charged with DUI after driving the wrong way on the Stevenson Expressway (I-55) and causing a three-vehicle crash early Friday in southwest suburban Bolingbrook.

06/27/2014

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Police: Boats, Alcohol Don’t Mix

 (CBS) – It can be a deadly combination, and police have a simple warning: Don’t do it. We’re talking about drinking and boating. This weekend, there’s a crackdown, CBS 2’s Chris Martinez reports. So far […]

06/26/2014

Terrell Garrett, a North Chicago police officer, is pictured in this file image from the Lake County News Sun. (Sun-Times Media)

Former North Chicago Cop Gets 10 years For Fatal Wrong-Way DUI Crash

Prosecutors said Terrell Garrett, an off-duty North Chicago officer, was traveling at 60 mph in a 45 mph zone in March 2013, heading north in the southbound lanes, when his SUV crashed into a Jeep, killing Joaquin Garcia, 25, and his friend, Fabian Torres, 27.

04/25/2014

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Man Charged With Striking Police Officers With Vehicle

Harrison District officers were escorting a woman to her vehicle in an alley after a domestic disturbance, but as they approached the vehicle they saw her boyfriend inside. He tried to drive away and the vehicle struck two officers, a fence and a building, police said.

04/25/2014

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Mother And Son Arrested For Drunk Driving

A mother and son were both charged with DUI in west suburban Naperville earlier this month after the man got stuck in a snowdrift while allegedly driving drunk and called his mother for help

03/18/2014

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Chief Keef Charged With DUI In Highland Park

Chicago rapper Chief Keef was arrested earlier this month for allegedly driving under the influence of marijuana in north suburban Highland Park.

03/17/2014

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