Blood Alcohol Tests Require Search Warrants – Most of the Time

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The United States Supreme Court ruled this week on a case that could change the way state and local police handle suspected drunk drivers. The case is not from North Carolina, but a decision by the U.S. Supreme Court must be followed in all states — usually. At times, the court’s decision is so fact-specific
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Traffic Violations Lead Police to Dwi Arrest in Raleigh

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A 54-year-old man was charged with driving while intoxicated after he passed a stopped school bus and committed several other moving violations. He was traveling from his home in North Raleigh to his workplace when police arrested him. When he arrived to his place of work, the suspect had an open container of vodka by
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Dwi Crash in Raleigh Takes One Life, Changes Another Forever

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A 21-year-old woman died in a single-car accident last week. The 29-year-old woman who was driving was injured, but she survived. Now she faces multiple criminal charges and a lifetime of knowing she was responsible for her friend’s death. According to the North Carolina State Highway Patrol, the crash happened in the early hours of
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North Carolina State Basketball Player Charged with Dwi

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Being arrested on charges of driving while intoxicated is a clear setback for a driver of any age, but particularly for a college student. Most students don’t have any disposable income in their budgets, let alone the money it takes to cover the high fines, court costs and elevated car insurance premiums that drunk-driving suspects
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