State Rep. Kambium Buckner Pleads Not Guilty To DUI; Video Shows Lawmaker Telling Police He Was Just ExhaustedNewly released police body camera video shows Illinois State Rep. Kambium Buckner (D-Chicago) undergoing field sobriety tests the night he was arrested for driving under the influence in Springfield in March.
Law Enforcement To Step Up Patrols On Roads Over HolidaysDuring the Christmas weekend last year, 11 people died on Illinois roads. Four died in crashes involving at least one driver who tested positive for alcohol.
Man Charged With DUI In Crash That Killed A Mother And DaughterMichael Kelly, of West Dundee, has been charged with two felony counts of aggravated driving under the influence, and one felony county of driving under the influence.
Bus Driver Arrested For DUICrystal Lake Police say they arrested a bus driver for driving under the influence after he crashed into another school bus in front of a Crystal Lake school Wednesday morning.
Woman Charged With Felonies After 6th DUI, 2 Crashes In 5 Minutes In AuroraLeah R. Behrens, 33, of the first block of Chatham Place in Montgomery, was charged with felony counts of driving under the influence, obstructing justice and driving on a revoked license, Aurora Police said.
Illinois Police Announce Super Bowl Weekend DUI EnforcementThe Illinois State Police is warning people that if they drink too much at Super Bowl parties this weekend they may end up having a not-so-super time on the way home.
Man Charged With DUI After Fatal Crash Near BolingbrookA Plainfield man was charged with driving under the influence after a fatal crash early Saturday on Interstate 55 near Bolingbrook.
Carol Stream PD To Try New Test For Suspected Drug-Impaired DriversThey are similar to breathalyzer tests for alcohol, but use mouth swabs to screen for at least a half dozen other drugs.
Police: Man Caught Driving High On Pot And Xanax Thought He Was In CanadaThe convertible was weaving in and out of traffic while going 70 mph in a 30 mph zone, police said.
Man Charged With DUI After Striking Pedestrian In Forest ParkThe 55-year-old pedestrian was standing on the median of Harlem Avenue near I-290 at 12:50 a.m. when he was struck by a vehicle.
1 Killed, 3 Injured In Separate Head-On Crashes In Palos ParkAround 9 p.m., a 55-year-old woman was killed when two vehicles collided on 123rd Street between Wolf and Will Cook roads.