Tag Archives: DUI

Don’t let a DUI ruin your Summer fun, Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over

Target Zero Traffic Safety Task Force

Summer is a time for parties and picnics in the sun, but don’t let a DUI ruin your fun.  Even though Washington legalized marijuana for adults 21 and older, it is still illegal and dangerous to drive under the influence

Cosmopolis man cited for DUI after SUV slides into tree

Washington State Patrol

A Cosmopolis driver was cited for DUI at the scene of an accident on State Route 101 last night. The Washington State Patrol charged the 60 year old with Driving Under the Influence after his 2005 Chevy Trailblazer lost control

Washington joins emphasis patrols on 5,600 miles of road with the I-90/94 Challenge

WSP Emphasis Patrols

Motorists will notice an extra law enforcement presence when driving on two of the country’s most highly traveled interstates during a four-day enforcement campaign in early August. The Washington State Patrol and law enforcement officials in 14 other states are

DUI driver allegedly turned around and hit vehicle a second time

Washington State Patrol accident report

The Washington State Patrol arrested a DUI driver overnight after they allegedly struck a barrier on Highway 12 outside of Montesano just after 1 this morning. About 15 minutes later they drove their 91 Chevy Suburban through an intersection at

Hoquiam man sentenced to prison for 5th DUI

Hoquiam Police Department

A Hoquiam man was sentenced to prison for his fifth DUI earlier this month, the arresting officer, Hoquiam Police Chief Jeff Myers thanked the County Prosecutor for getting tough on repeat DUI drivers. Arresting documents show 55 year old Carl

Emphasis patrols in Grays Harbor County net 26 arrests for DUI

WSP Emphasis Patrols

DUI continues to be the number one factor in traffic fatalities and serious injury statewide as well as here in Grays Harbor and Pacific Counties. In an effort to save lives, local law enforcement agencies participated in a statewide effort

July Emphasis patrols include “Drive High, Get a DUI” campaign in Washington

WSP DUI Patrols

With marijuana retail stores slated to open in early July, the Washington Traffic Safety Commission (WTSC) has launched a campaign to remind those planning on patronizing the new businesses that driving high is illegal. The campaign is called “Drive High,

Shelton driver runs stop sign, hit by Sheriff’s truck

Mason County Sheriff's Office

A Shelton man was arrested at the scene of a collision with a Mason County Sheriff’s truck yesterday. The Washington State Patrol reports his 97 Honda Accord failed to stop at a stop sign at 1st street in Shelton just

Motorist calls about erratically driven vehicles pay off big for Washington State Patrol

WSP Emphasis Patrols

The question is often asked, “Do the police actually do anything about motorist calls to law enforcement concerning erratically driven vehicles?” The answer is a big YES.  The Washington State Patrol (WSP) considers this partnership between the motoring public and

Man ditches car in Aberdeen after hit-and-run in Hoquiam, arrested in foot

Hoquiam Police Department

A Hit and Run driver was reported early this morning at speeds of over 70 miles per hour between Hoquiam and Aberdeen. He was picked up after attempting to ditch his car near the Aberdeen Animal Shelter. Hoquiam Sgt. Mitchel

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