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DWI Checkpoints Planned Throughout New Jersey This Weekend
Date: July 13, 2015

Additional patrols will be on duty in many parts of the state this weekend, so police is warning residents to think twice before getting behind the wheel while intoxicated. DUI checkpoints will be set all over New Jersey by law enforcement to keep drunk drivers off the roads to make other individuals safe. Extra patrols will be on roads to look out for individuals who are driving under the influence of alcohol. Information about the locations where these DWI checkpoints will be conducted and extra patrols are planned in New Jersey are given below: DWI checkpoints will be conducted by… Read More

John Stamos Arrested For DUI On Friday
Date: July 2, 2015

A report by a Hollywood reporter showed that John Stamos was taken into custody on suspicion of DUI. Beverly Hills Police Department got several calls about a reckless driver after which the officers stopped Stamos who was alone in the motor vehicle. He was evaluated at the scene and sent to a local hospital because the officers saw signs of impairment after which he was charged. He is summoned to LAX courthouse on 11th of September. Before this incident, Stamos accepted in an interview on an Australian talk show in the year 2007 that he got behind the wheel of… Read More

Marijuana And DWI Arrests Made By High Bridge Police
Date: June 15, 2015

HIGH BRIDGE – During the month of May, Borough police took individuals into custody for possession of marijuana and driving while intoxicated. A two-car crash was investigated by Patrolman Jeffrey Andruczyk that happened on Fairview Avenue on Saturday 16th of May. Dorothy Iannucci, who was behind the wheel of a 2010 Subaru Forrester, attempted to change lanes and hit a 2000 Ford Explorer driven by Cathy Tarsi of Phillipsburg. Iannucci was issued a summons for obstructing traffic and no one sustained any injury in the crash. On Friday 8th of May, Sgt. Skobo took 19-year-old Adam Wierciszewski into custody for… Read More

Long Island man charged with DWI with children in vehicle
Date: May 21, 2015

A Long Island man, Anthony Martarana, traveling with his 2 young children has been charged with DWI. On Monday, he was arraigned on the charges. Newsday report showed that a New York State trooper stopped him for driving at high rate of speed on the Northern State Parkway on Sunday. The officer smelled alcohol while interviewing him, according to the police. His 3-year-old and 5-year-old children were in the motor vehicle. He was issued sobriety tests which he failed and was charged with DWI. He was also charged for endangering the welfare of a child and traffic violations. Martarana was… Read More

Son Of 2016 Presidential Candidate Rand Paul Busted For Alleged DUI
Date: May 6, 2015

A report released on Wednesday stated that son of 2016 presidential candidate, Rand Paul, was taken into custody for driving under the influence of alcohol after he crashed into a car while reeking of alcohol. The incident happened on Sunday morning when 22-year-old William H. Paul crashed his Honda truck into the back of a parked car in Lexington, Ky. When police officers arrived, they found him in the driver’s seat “belligerent” with “a strong odor of alcohol,” according to the Lexington Herald-Leader report. William, son of senator father, was “revving his engine” while sitting alone in the motor vehicle… Read More

New Jersey Week In Crime – 27 March – 2 April
Date: April 22, 2015

Given below are details of some of the crimes that took place between 27 March and 2 April in New Jersey. 2 New Jersey men accused of killing family members, are at different stages in their legal proceedings. One of the two murderers is charged for murdering his mother 2 days after being released from a 30-year jail serving for killing an individual when he was a teenager. The other man had been taken into custody 41 times before and allegedly murdered his step daughter who was only 9-weeks-old. The 2 men are included in the list of individuals who… Read More

Alleged Drunk Driver In Lockport Had Two Kids In Car
Date: March 31, 2015

LOCKPORT, N.Y. – 24-year-old Jack Staples, of Lockport, was driving drunk with two children in his vehicle when he was arrested last weekend in Lockport. According to police reports, Staples was stopped for speeding on South Transit Road. During the stop, police detected the smell of alcohol coming from his breath. He was issued field sobriety tests which he failed. Police reports confirm that he had an open container of alcohol in the car at the time of the arrest. His BAC level was checked which came out to be 0.15, well above the legal limit. Staples faces multiple charges,… Read More

50-Year-Old Upstate Man Faces Felony Charge After 7th DWI Stop
Date: March 25, 2015

According to the authorities, 50-year-old Patrick McCarthy faces a felony charge after allegedly being arrested for his 7th DWI this weekend. He had 6 prior DWI convictions, before his stop early Sunday. According to State law, a DWI charge becomes a felony if the suspect has a previous conviction within the last 10 years and police told that 1 of McCarthy’s 6 convictions fits in that time period. On Sunday, just before 1 a.m. on Route 55 near Skidmore Road in LaGrange, McCarthy was pulled over for failing to dim his high beams to oncoming traffic, told the authorities. Police… Read More

Khloe Kardashian May Be Creating Reasons To Drag Out Of Divorce From Lamar Odom
Date: March 16, 2015

14 months back, Khloe Kardashian filed for divorce from Lamar Odom, but since that time it looks like one or both of them don’t want to get divorced. In December 2014, the case was near to being thrown out of court because of no proceeding or activity. Odom never responded to the case and a long time period passed for her to ask the court for a divorce be default. But now it looks like money is the reason of the delay. “Khloe and Lamar aren’t divorced because Khloe is still fighting him for money. She feels he was the… Read More

Driver Is Not Subject To Criminal Driving While Suspended If DWI Suspension Period Expired Prior To Driving
Date: March 11, 2015

Attorney James Abate comments on an article in www.NJSBA.com about drivers not being subject to criminal driving while suspended if DWI suspension period expired prior to driving. This is a question that we have been litigating since 2C:40-26 criminalized driving on the DWI revoked list. To summarize, the situation occurs where a DWI defendant goes through their DWI suspension and then is not restored due to DMV or driver oversight. Given the penalties-mandatory jail time and 1 ½ years in State prison, this is an area that is of utmost concern to our clients. Under State v. Perry, the court… Read More