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

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

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

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

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DUI driver allegedly turned around and hit vehicle a second time

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

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Hoquiam man sentenced to prison for 5th DUI

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 C. Weber was driving his son home from the hospital on a revoked license on April 15th when he tested at twice the legal limit for Driving Under the Influence of alcohol. Interim County Prosecutor Gerald Fuller said on July 9th, just 4 days after Weber’s birthday, he was sentenced to 25 months for felony DUI. Myers said in his report that the man repeated several times during the traffic stop, and his arrest, that he “was going to go to prison this time.”

Emphasis patrols in Grays Harbor County net 26 arrests for DUI

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

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

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

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

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

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