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47-Year Old Man Accused of Driving Under the Influence

After getting involved in a fatal crash that killed two passengers in Carbon County, suspect Richard M. Matsick was charged with vehicular homicide while driving drunk. According to record, the incident took place early morning of August 3. Matsick was driving erractically on Fireline Road in Packer Township when his vehicle crashed into a tree. Two passengers died at the scene of the accident while the third one sustained serious injuries.In addition to DUI, Matsick was also charged with reckless [...]

8-Years in Prison for a DUI Crash

Shira Seymour was sentenced last Tuesday to a maximum of eight years in prison after she pleaded guilty to aggravated vehicular homicide.There was a video from a local bar showing that Seymour was so drunk prior to the incident. The fatal crash where Seymour got charged with aggravated vehicular homicide killed local attorney Annie Rooney.Also, records show that Seymour has a history of impaired driving charges. She already got her licenses suspended three times and was charged with drunken [...]

Lompoc Man Arrested for Alleged DUI

William Alex Gomez, 18 years old, was arrested last Saturday evening for allegedly driving under the influence. According to report, the incident took place at around 1:22 a.m. last Saturday. Police received a call regarding the traffic collision and they immediately responded to the scene of the accident. It was found out during the initial investigation that Gomez was indeed intoxicated when the collision took place. Gomez was then arrested and booked into Lompoc Jail on a $100,000 bond. Click here for [...]

45-Year Old Man Sentenced for a DUI Charge

After getting convicted with his fourth DUI offense, Judge Bradford Charles sentenced John Evans last Wednesday up to 15 years in state prison for homicide by vehicle while driving under the influence.According to record, Evan’s vehicle was speeding north in 200 block of West Maple Street when it collided head-on with another vehicle which was traveling southbound. The driver of the other vehicle was pronounced dead at the scene while Evans was brought to the hospital for treatment of [...]

10-Year Old Driver Cited for Reckless Driving

Who would have thought that a 10-year old girl would be capable of wrecking her mother’s SUV?According to the police, they had ticketed a 10-year old girl after she started her mom’s SUV and drove into a DMV office. The vehicle rolled slowly through the front window until the girl’s mother jumped into the car and stopped the vehicle. Luckily, no one got hurt from the incident.In Colorado, anyone 10 or older can be indicted with a crime and [...]

Beatrice Man Faces His 4th DUI Charge

Kyle O. Brenden, 50 years old, was arrested last Friday evening on suspicion of driving under the influence.According to report, Brenden drove into Cenex gas station in North Beatrice and appeared to be noticeably intoxicated. A deputy spotted his vehicle turned north on South First Road and continued driving. But when the vehicle turned westbound, he failed to use a turn signal.Brenden showed signs of impairment during performance of field sobriety tests and was therefore arrested for DUI.For more [...]

Chris Kattan Faces DUI Charge

After slamming his vehicle into a highway construction truck, comedic actor Chris Kattan was arrested on Los Angeles freeway early Monday morning for driving under the influence. According to report, the actor was driving a 2011 Mercedes on the Ventura Freeway when the incident took place. Police suspect Kattan being under the influence of an unknown drug after he failed several field sobriety tests.Kattan tweeted last Monday, "Those concerned or just adding gossip: I'm fine, passed all tests, released without [...]

Chris Kattan Arrested for DUI

Chris Kattan was arrested in the early morning of February 10 in California after he was pulled over and arrested for driving at slow speeds on the 101 Freeway. It was also reported that he crossed an area that was coned off and hit a Department of Transportation vehicle. It was revealed that the former 'Saturday Night Live' star was under the influence of prescription medication.To read more of this news, visit this link.

30-Year Old Driver Charged with DUI

David Smith was arrested last Friday after causing a car accident that caused a woman her foot.According to report, Smith drove into another vehicle on Kelly road last Dec. 6 that caused injuries not only to himself but also to another driver. The woman ended up with a broken foot which apparently required her to stay in the hospital for a few days.Smith is now facing charges on second-degree assault, failure to drive in a proper lane and operating [...]

Former Professional Football Player Accused of DUI

Brit W. Miller was arrested early Monday morning for allegedly driving under the influence. According to report, Illinois State Police spotted a pickup truck traveling eastbound in the westbound lanes on Eldorado Street near Fairview Avenue. During the initial investigation, it was found out that Miller had a few drinks prior to the incident.Miller is now facing multiple charges including DUI, driving the wrong direction, failure to wear a seatbelt, illegal transportation of open alcohol and operation of an uninsured [...]