Darien Driving Under the Influence 2017

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Police: DUI Charge at 2 AM for Man, 38, on Leroy Ave

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Police say a 38-year-old man driving on Leroy Avenue just before 2 a.m. was stopped when his SUV went over the double yellow line three times, and when his breath was tested, he was a bit over the limit for blood-alcohol content. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Police: DUI for Man, 28, Driving West on Eastbound Side of Post Road

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At the stretch of the Post Road where a grassy median splits up eastbound and westbound traffic, a police officer recently saw an intoxicated driver going west on the eastbound side. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Police: DUI for Woman, 33, Driving So Slow That Traffic Was Backing Up Behind Her — at 1:20 AM

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A Darien police officer saw a woman driving so slowly on Interstate 95 that traffic was backing up behind her as she changed lanes without using turn signals, police said. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Police Charge Man, 36, with DUI on Post Road

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Darien police said that when a 36-year-old man driving on the Post Road near Thorndal Circle was charged with driving under the influence, he already had an ignition interlock device in his vehicle — a machine mandated for DUI arrestees to prevent them from driving while intoxicated again. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Man, 28, Gets DUI & Other Charges After Stop on Old Kings Hwy South

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Although he appears to have been living in the area for some time, possibly years, a 28-year-old driver told police he didn’t have a Connecticut driver’s license when he was stopped on Old Kings Hwy. South on Wednesday just before he was charged with driving while under the influence, police said. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Police: DUI for Man, 29, Driving 4X Over Double Yellow Line on Tokeneke Road

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A 29-year-old driver later charged with driving while under the influence didn’t stop for a stop sign and crossed the double yellow line on Tokeneke Road four times, Darien police said. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Police: DUI for Man, 26, Whose Driver’s License Had Already Been Suspended

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A 26-year-old man told police he had about five drinks before he was charged with driving while under the influence at a 2:09 a.m. traffic stop Sunday on the Post Road near Academy Street, police said. (more…) Continue Reading →

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DUI for Man, 18, After SUV Hits a Tree on Bailey Ave

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When a 18-year-old driver on Bailey Avenue tried to make a U-turn in his 2008 Saturn Vue, he hit a tree, and his air bag deployed, Darien police said. And from the police account, it looks like his trouble was only beginning. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Police: DUI for Man, 24, Driving on Wrong Side of the Road

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A police officer saw an SUV driven on the wrong side of a traffic island at the intersection of  Tokeneke Road and Old Farm Road and later charged the driver, a 24-year-old man, with driving while under the influence, police said. (more…) Continue Reading →

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DUI for Woman, Her 3rd Arrest in 11 Days — a Day Later, She Was Shot

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A 30-year-old woman who had been driving while on drugs the day after Christmas was stopped by Darien police again on Jan. 5 after speeding and swerving between lanes on the Post Road, then charged with driving while under the influence, police said. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Darien Woman, 25, Charged with DUI in Westport

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A 25-year-old Darien woman was charged with driving under the influence after a police officer saw her traveling fast on Riverside Avenue, pulled her car over and smelled alcohol, Westport police said. (more…) Continue Reading →

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