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Drunk Driving

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Charges Filed 1 Year After Teen Killed In Car Crash

Charges were filed against a man accused in a fatal crash one year ago.

02/16/2014

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Volunteers Get Drunk To Help Officers With DUI Detection Training

Just in time for Super Bowl weekend, some people volunteered to get drunk, so police officers could have a better idea of what to look for when they’re identifying drunk drivers.

01/31/2014

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Man Charged In Fatal Murrysville Accident

Police have now filed drunk driving and other charges against a Pittsburgh man in connection with an October accident in Murrysville that claimed another man’s life.

12/04/2013

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Penn Hills Students Take A Ride In Safety Simulator

Some students in the Penn Hills School District had an eye-opening experience today. They were behind the wheel swerving, not able to brake and causing crash after crash in a controlled setting.

11/21/2013

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Campaign Mailer Causing Controversy In County Council Race

Dan McClain describes himself as a hard-working local man. The 35-year-old Democratic County Council District 1 candidate was out campaigning on his grandparents’ street Friday.

11/01/2013

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Man Sues Cops, DA For Being Run Over While In Handcuffs

A man is suing police and county prosecutors saying he was run over by a drunk driver after he was already handcuffed and lying in a road.

10/15/2013

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Pittsburgh Public School District Van Driver Faces DUI

Police have charged a Pittsburgh Public Schools employee with driving a school van while under the influence of medication or some other kind of drug.

08/02/2013

The Starfish Project

wo mothers who share a common grief are on a mission to educate others.

06/26/2013

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2 Moms Working To Educate Teens On Drunken Driving Dangers

Two mothers who share a common grief are on a mission to educate others.

06/26/2013

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“Arrive Alive Tour” Stops By Upper St. Clair High School

Turn the phone off for an hour out of the day, it won’t kill you, but that message you’re trying to send might.

05/31/2013

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BAC Proposed Change Could Save Hundreds

The NTSB has proposed to states to lower the blood-alcohol content in drunk driving incidents. Marty can’t seem to figure out why people would argue against this?

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NTSB Recommends Tougher Drunk Driving Threshold

Federal accident investigators recommended Tuesday that states cut their threshold for drunken driving by nearly half, matching a standard that has substantially reduced highway deaths in other countries.

05/14/2013

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Man Tries To Blame DUI On Grandma

Police say a Center Township man tried to blame his drunken driving on his grandmother. The only problem is, she wasn’t there.

05/01/2013

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Man Charged With Wrong Way Turnpike Driving Waives Hearing

It could have been deadly, a man driving for miles in the wrong direction on the Pennsylvania Turnpike. That man was in court today to answer the charges against him.

03/21/2013

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State Police To Ramp Up DUI Patrols Before Holiday

Law enforcement officials from six states are joining forces and they all have the same message: do not drink and drive.

06/29/2012

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