Blog Posts in December, 2013

  • 30-Dec-2013

    LAPD to Use Portable Drug Test New Year's Eve

    Earlier this year we had reported the addition of a portable device that can detect marijuana and numerous other drugs. The Los Angeles Police Department will begin using a similar device at New Year's Checkpoints this year. The device works by ...
  • 13-Dec-2013

    Holidays Bring Numerous Checkpoints and Saturation Patrols Throughout California

    The annual crackdown on holiday drinking and driving has begun. This weekend kicks off a 3-week campaign to reduce the number of drunk driving incidents on the road. Arresting agencies throughout the state are teaming together to hold DUI Checkpoints ...
  • 12-Dec-2013

    How an Expungement Can Save Your Professional License

    If you hold a professional license such as being a Registered Nurse and are arrested for a DUI, your career can be greatly affected. A conviction for a DUI is sent to the Board of Registered Nursing enforcement unit and sanctions can be issued ...
  • 9-Dec-2013

    Woman Who Caused Double Fatality in Alpine Pleads Guilty

    Sunny Hall, 31, was arrested on June 11, 2012 for DUI and gross vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated. Shortly before 3:00 am, 25 year-old Angela August lost control of her vehicle. She was pinned under the Toyota Yaris on Interstate 8 when Jimmy ...
  • 4-Dec-2013

    Pasadena Police Department Awarded $130,000 for Anti-DUI Campaign

    Pasadena is the latest city to receive a safety grant for anti-DUI efforts. The Pasadena Police Department was awarded $136,370 to thwart drunk drivers. The city is already planning DUI Saturation Patrols on December 13, 2013, followed by a DUI ...