//Impaired Driving

NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: February 2016

The February 2016 issue of the NHTSA Impaired Driving Update is available. (Impaired Driving Update is posted with permission from NHTSA.) Download NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: February 2016 >>

NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: February 20162019-03-06T17:22:58-04:00

NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: January 2016

The January 2016 issue of the NHTSA Impaired Driving Update is available. (Impaired Driving Update is posted with permission from NHTSA.) Download NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: January 2016 >>

NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: January 20162019-03-06T17:22:58-04:00

Operation SPIDRE: Maryland’s Approach to High-Visibility Enforcement of Impaired Driving Laws

By Lt Colonel Jerry Jones (Ret), Chief, Field Operations Bureau, Maryland State Police and Thomas J. Gianni, Chief, Maryland Highway Safety Office, Maryland Department of Transportation, Motor Vehicles Administration Maryland’s Impaired Driving Problem Despite a dramatic decline in traffic-related fatalities over the past ten years, including the lowest level of fatalities in 2014 since 1948, [...]

Operation SPIDRE: Maryland’s Approach to High-Visibility Enforcement of Impaired Driving Laws2019-03-06T17:22:59-04:00

NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: December 2015

The December 2015 issue of the NHTSA Impaired Driving Update is available. (Impaired Driving Update is posted with permission from NHTSA.) Download NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: December 2015 >>

NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: December 20152019-03-06T17:22:59-04:00

Funding to enhance drug-impaired driving training for law enforcement

The Foundation for Advancing Alcohol Responsibility (Responsibility.org) and the Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA) are excited to invite State Highway Safety Offices to apply for grants that will enhance, and expand, drug-impaired driving training efforts for law enforcement. These grants, of up to $20,000 per state, will be administered by GHSA. Earlier this year, with [...]

Funding to enhance drug-impaired driving training for law enforcement2015-12-04T14:51:12-04:00

NLELP Webinar: The 7 Deadly Sins of Impaired Driving Cases

Driving sober is a virtue, yet impaired drivers continue to plague our nation’s highways. National arrest statistics reveal more than 10,000 people died in alcohol impaired driving crashes in 2013 – one every 51 minutes. This webinar explored lessons learned in the trenches from 7 real impaired driving prosecutions from the beginning of the investigation [...]

NLELP Webinar: The 7 Deadly Sins of Impaired Driving Cases2019-03-06T17:22:59-04:00

NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: October 2015

The October 2015 issue of the NHTSA Impaired Driving Update is available. (Impaired Driving Update is posted with permission from NHTSA.) Download NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: October 2015 >>

NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: October 20152019-03-06T17:22:59-04:00

TSRP Traffic Tuesday Webinar: Turning the Sword into a Shield: Using the NHTSA Manual to Cross Examine the Defense Expert

If you’ve been prosecuting DWI cases for any length of time you have undoubtedly seen a defense attorney attack a police officer’s administration of the standardized field sobriety tests. Sometimes defendants even hire former police officers or other self-appointed “experts” to analyze police reports and dash cam videos looking for any mistake in the SFSTs, [...]

TSRP Traffic Tuesday Webinar: Turning the Sword into a Shield: Using the NHTSA Manual to Cross Examine the Defense Expert2015-10-28T14:59:16-04:00

NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: September 2015

The September 2015 issue of the NHTSA Impaired Driving Update is available. (Impaired Driving Update is posted with permission from NHTSA.) Download NHTSA Impaired Driving Update | September 2015 >>

NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: September 20152019-03-06T17:22:59-04:00

NLELP August Webinar: Ending Marijuana Prohibition in Colorado: A View from the Highway Safety Office

The ending of marijuana prohibition in Colorado has created challenges and opportunities for the state of Colorado's Highway Safety Office and their traffic safety partners and stakeholders. This important webinar provided the background and the changes that the Colorado safety program has undertaken to develop traffic safety countermeasure and education programs to keep the highways [...]

NLELP August Webinar: Ending Marijuana Prohibition in Colorado: A View from the Highway Safety Office2019-03-06T17:22:59-04:00

Maryland TSRP August Blog: Search of Vehicle Incident to DUI Arrest

By David Daggett In a reported opinion originating in Dorchester County, Taylor v. State, No. 494, September Term, 2014 (Filed: July 30, 2015), opinion by Judge Zarnoch, the Court of Special Appeals recently addressed an Arizona v Gant, 556 U.S. 332 (2009) argument related to a vehicle search incident to a DUI arrest. The original [...]

Maryland TSRP August Blog: Search of Vehicle Incident to DUI Arrest2019-03-06T17:22:59-04:00

NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: August 2015

The August 2015 issue of the NHTSA Impaired Driving Update is available. (Impaired Driving Update is posted with permission from NHTSA.) Download NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: August 2015 >>

NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: August 20152019-03-06T17:23:00-04:00

NLELP July Webinar: Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over HVE Campaign

Raising public awareness and recruiting law enforcement agency support are critical elements of an effective high visibility drunk driving enforcement campaign. This webinar provided information about the materials and resources available for the upcoming Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over crackdown including new messaging directed toward law enforcement participation.  The session also included some interesting [...]

NLELP July Webinar: Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over HVE Campaign2019-03-06T17:23:00-04:00

TSRP Traffic Tuesday Webinar: Oral Fluid Testing in Impaired Driving Investigations

This webinar discusses the use of oral fluid testing in impaired driving investigations. Oral fluid can be collected quickly and with minimal intrusion to the impaired driving suspect. It has the potential to be a viable sample for chemical testing in impaired driving cases. View the recorded webinar >> (registration is required)

TSRP Traffic Tuesday Webinar: Oral Fluid Testing in Impaired Driving Investigations2015-07-17T07:24:01-04:00

NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: June 2015

The June 2015 issue of the NHTSA Impaired Driving Update is available. (Impaired Driving Update is posted with permission from NHTSA.) Download NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: June 2015 >>

NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: June 20152019-03-06T17:23:00-04:00

NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: May 2015

The May 2015 issue of the NHTSA Impaired Driving Update is available. (Impaired Driving Update is posted with permission from NHTSA.) Download NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: May 2015 >>

NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: May 20152019-03-06T17:23:00-04:00

Podcast: Officer Jermaine Galloway on Drug Prevention Education

Officer Jermaine Galloway is an Alcohol Compliance Officer with the Boise (Idaho) Police Department and the creator of the Tall Cop Says Stop website and presentations. He took some time out of his busy schedule at this year’s Lifesavers Conference to sit down with us to discuss how he got started with alcohol and drug [...]

Podcast: Officer Jermaine Galloway on Drug Prevention Education2019-03-06T17:23:00-04:00

NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: April

The April 2015 issue of the NHTSA Impaired Driving Update is available. (Impaired Driving Update is posted with permission from NHTSA.) Download NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: April 2015 >>

NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: April2019-03-06T17:23:02-04:00

NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: March 2015

The March 2015 issue of the NHTSA Impaired Driving Update is available. (Impaired Driving Update is posted with permission from NHTSA.) Download NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: March 2015 >

NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: March 20152019-03-06T17:23:03-04:00

TNDAGC DUI News: January 2015

The Tennessee District Attorneys General Conference has posted the January 2015 issue of the TNDAGC DUI News online newsletter. Articles include a look back at 2014, recent court decisions, an interview with former ADA and DUI Prosecutor Matt Gilbert and training news. Download the January 2015 issue of TNDAGC DUI News >

TNDAGC DUI News: January 20152015-01-27T13:00:36-04:00