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DUI arrests up over Independence Day weekend

Original post made on Jul 7, 2011

Drunken driving arrests were up in the Bay Area over the Fourth of July holiday weekend, with one fatality, California Highway Patrol officers reported.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, July 7, 2011, 8:47 AM

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Posted by MADD
a resident of Adobe-Meadow
on Jul 7, 2011 at 10:52 am

Drunk drivers are so selfish. I am glad the cops caught this group before they killed innocent people. We need mandatory jail sentences for all DUI convictions.


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Posted by designated driver
a resident of Charleston Meadows
on Jul 7, 2011 at 11:03 am

Great job CHP. I am often the DD and I'm thankful to get these unsafe drivers off the road. They jeopardize the lives of so many people, especially during the holidays.

Now, if only the penalty for DUI was increased. These people have no business being behind the wheel of a powerful machine.


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Posted by MADD
a resident of Adobe-Meadow
on Jul 7, 2011 at 10:24 pm

This is why DUI penalties are so wimpy: Web Link


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