DUI / Drunk Driving

NJ Judges: Sleeping Drunk Is Driving Drunk

March 13, 2020

A person who decides to sleep in their car after having had too much to drink can be convicted of drunk driving in New Jersey if the vehicle’s engine is running, a N.J. appellate court has ruled. “The court noted that the state’s DWI statute never mentions the word ‘driving’...

Somerset County Sheriff’s Office Announces “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” DWI Enforcement

August 26, 2015

As an element of the ongoing “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign, the Somerset County Sheriff’s Officer has announced its intention to vigorously pursue drivers who operate motor vehicles under the influence of drugs or alcohol, utilizing enforcement techniques such as sobriety checkpoi

Egg Harbor Man Arrested for DUI in Somers Point

July 22, 2015

A 26-year-old resident of Egg Harbor Township, was arrested on Monday, July 6 on charges of allegedly driving under the influence. DUI is a motor vehicles offense similar to Driving While Intoxicated, except that under charges for Driving Under the Influence, a driver is accused of operating a vehic

Mount Holly Woman Arrested for DWI in Mount Laurel NJ

June 5, 2015

Jenna McKinney, 31, of Mount Holly, was arrested for Driving While Intoxicated after she was involved in a car accident on the morning of Thursday, May 14. McKinney could potentially face serious penalties under New Jersey law for the driving while intoxicated charges if she is convicted or pleads g