What exactly does it mean to be "legally drunk?" It's not just about knowing your limit...it's about knowing the legal limit.
A fatal car accident resulting in the death of an elderly woman has led to a McDowell County man being charged with DUI causing death, police say.
A failed traffic stop turned violent pursuit has led to a Maryland man being charged with DUI and various other offenses.
Suspicious and potentially dangerous driving has led to a Maryland man being charged with DUI, several traffic violations, and possession of drugs.
A car accident resulting in the injury of a driver has led to a Maryland man being charged with DUI, court records say.
Three years after a 2014 car crash that resulted in the deaths of three women and two children, the alleged drunk driver has plead guilty to all charges.
After allegedly rear-ending another vehicle in late March, a woman from Maryland has been charged with DUI. The 47-year-old driver is said to be the cause of the accident that occurred on Library Avenue in Newark.
A crash involving a police vehicle ended with the arrest of a Prince George’s County Police Department officer for DUI charges.
Being charged with DUI and having to appear in court can be more than a little overwhelming. Driving under the influence is a very serious offense and one that comes with many severe consequences…not just in the form of punishments but also the overall effect on your family and work.
Something to keep in mind during Spring Break.
Maryland State Police have identified the two individuals involved in a recent incident of extreme road rage in Jefferson, Maryland. Those involved were found to be a 26-year-old West Virginia corrections employee, and a 52-year-old from Sharpsburg.
Seven Baltimore police officers serving in a high-profile gun unit were indicted on federal racketeering charges on March 1, 2017. These criminal charges may cause a serious ripple effect within the department, throwing dozens of cases into question, many of which were intended to get weapons off of the streets.
The office of the Maryland Attorney General states that identity theft is one of the fastest growing crimes in the country, affecting an estimated 10 million Americans each year.
According to Montgomery County Maryland police, a female driver fell to the floor and began convulsing after being taken to the Sixth District Station in Gaithersburg for processing. She was later loaded into an ambulance in what seemed to be an unconscious state, but officers stated that the seizure was simply a hoax used to avoid jail time.
In mid-February, a man from Silver Spring, Maryland, was arrested after striking a Montgomery County police cruiser. The driver was charged with numerous traffic offenses.
A customer was shot and seriously injured in early February during a dispute at a popular bookstore, according to the police. Red Emma’s, which also serves as a coffee shop and community space, became the scene of another violent crime this year in Baltimore, which as of early February had already seen 37 deaths.
Drivers of any age may be arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated (DWI) in Maryland. However, the legal drinking age in Maryland is 21 years, so if you are younger than 21 and charged with a DWI, you may face additional penalties.