Man charged with DUI after bicycle crash

Almost all drivers in Colorado have likely encountered bicyclists when they travel. While it is necessary to take extra precautions when cyclists are in the area, unpredictable actions can sometimes result in an accident. Unfortunately, a driver is now accused of DUI, among other charges, following a collision between a [...]

Man accused of DUI in Colorado after fire truck struck

There are many different signs that a person is under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Unfortunately, a person exhibiting symptoms that could be interpreted as intoxication could actually be suffering from an unrelated medical condition. However, when a car accident happens at a certain time of day or night, [...]

Colorado driver suspected of DUI following crash

When driving at night, it can be easy to miss a traffic signal or sign, especially for those unfamiliar with the area or when the area is not well-lit. Unfortunately, even with other reasons and circumstances explaining the crash, police may still conclude from their investigation and observations that drugs [...]

Colorado man accused of DUI after claims of domestic disturbance

The relationship between family members, even when filled with love, can be volatile. Although police are often asked to intervene during a domestic disturbance, it is often difficult -- due to lack of witnesses -- to determine the aggressor or even whether violence occurred. Unfortunately, a man in Colorado was [...]

Man accused of DUI following fatal Colorado crash

Car accidents in Colorado happen every day. In some cases, they are the result of driver confusion rather than a driver who engages in risky and illegal activities, such as driving under the influence of alcohol. Despite this, the police sometimes conclude from an on-scene invetigation into the cause of [...]

New Colorado law increases already harsh penalties for DUI

It seems that with each passing year, laws concerning impaired driving become harsher. Penalties for DUI increase with public outcry for safer highways. While Colorado was already considered among the strictest states for dealing with impaired driving, lawmakers recently passed new legislation -- making things even tougher. A 2015 law [...]

Summer season kicks off season of DUI checkpoints

Holiday weekends, family barbecues and summer picnics are here. Along with these relaxing, fun-filled activities come good food, friends and social drinking. While this may be a great combination at the time, once it is time to go home, unless a designated driver has been appointed, there may be a [...]