Posts Tagged "DUI"

South Carolina Man Charged With DUI & Child Endangerment

Posted by the Charleston, SC DUI Lawyers at Anderson & Schuster, Attorneys at Law, LLC. Our Charleston DUI Defense Attorneys help drivers charged with DUI, DUAC and other traffic violations in Charleston, Mount Pleasant, North Charleston, Summerville and across the South Carolina lowcountry. A South Carolina man has been charged with DUI and unlawful conduct towards a child after police say he…read more →

Woman Charged With DUI After Drinking Hand Sanitizer

Posted by the Charleston DUI Lawyers at Anderson & Schuster, Attorneys at Law, LLC A woman charged with operating a vehicle under the influence told police that she drank half a bottle of hand sanitizer.  The woman was pulled over after police saw her speed around a corner and spin out of control.  The police reported smelling alcohol on the…read more →

Man Charged With DUI After Running Into A Barn At Bessinger’s BBQ

A Charleston man is facing a charge of driving under the influence (DUI) after Charleston Police found his Ford pickup truck with significant damage to the front end.  Police say the man crashed into a barn located at Bessinger's BBQ on Savannah Highway.  Police report that the individual was wandering around the area and bleeding from the ear.  The suspect…read more →

High Speed Chase of DUI Suspect Ends in Crash

A South Carolina man now faces charges for felony DUI with great bodily injury, failure to stop for blue light with great bodily injury and operating an uninsured vehicle after leading police on a high speed chase through a South Carolina county at speeds of 90 miles an hour at times.  The chase ended in a violent crash after the…read more →

DUI Enforcement Increased in Charleston and Across South Carolina

South Carolina law enforcement agencies, including those who patrol the Charleston areas, wrapped up the 100 Deadly Days of Summer travel safety campaign with an increased DUI enforcement effort that started Friday and ended today. The DUI and traffic enforcement campaign was aimed at curbing traffic fatalities caused by driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs (DUI).   The South…read more →

Florida Woman Blames DUI on Being a Bridesmaid

27-year-old woman arrested in Florida for DUI this week.  The arrest came after she was pulled over for driving 20 miles per hour over the speed limit in Holmes Beach.  In addition to speeding, she was apparently unable to walk a straight line during her field sobriety tests (FST).  The Manatee County Sheriff's Office report apparently states that the woman…read more →

DUI Crackdown In Effect

State law-enforcement officials held a press conference last week announcing the beginning of their "Sober or Slammer" campaign, which is aimed at reducing the number of drunk drivers on the roads in South Carolina.  Last year, South Carolina law enforcement officers made 28,466 DUI arrests.  The "Sober or Slammer" campaign provides for increased DUI enforcement beginning August 17th and running…read more →

Crocs Founder Blames DUI on Taylor Swift

George Boedecker, founer of Crocs shoes, was arrested for driving under the influence (DUI) after he was allegedly found unconscious in his Porsche.  When police confronted Boedecker, he said that he wasn't the one driving the car.  Instead he said that his "girlfriend" was driving.  He later told police that his girlfriend was pop star Taylor Swift who, according to…read more →

Do South Carolina DUI Laws Apply to Mopeds?

South Carolina DUI Law and Mopeds If you are convicted of a DUI in South Carolina, you automatically lose your license for at least six months.  Many people left without an SC license because of DUI turn to mopeds for transportation.  That’s because in South Carolina you do not need a regular driver’s license or insurance to operate a moped….read more →

Country Singer Randy Travis Arrested For DUI While Naked

County singer Randy Travis was arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated (DWI) as well as threatening law enforcement after crashing his Pontiac Trans Am in Texas Tuesday night.  Police reported that when they arrived at the scene they found Travis who was naked and being combative and a Pontiac Trans Am registered to Travis that had veered of the…read more →