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Football Coach Suspended After DWI Arrest

A high school football coach in Wake County has been suspended after he was charged with driving while impaired.


Booking photo of Josh Gordon. (credit: Wake County Sheriff's Department)

DA: Josh Gordon Gets Probation In DWI Case In NC

A prosecutor said Tuesday that suspended Cleveland Browns receiver Josh Gordon will receive probation and undergo a substance-abuse assessment after pleading guilty to a drunken-driving charge in North Carolina.


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Labor And DWI? Local Woman Goes Into Labor During Court Appearance For DWI

Pregnant Gastonia woman goes into labor while in court for DWI charge.


File photo of a person being arrested at a DUI checkpoint. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

“Booze It & Lose It” Nets 842 Arrests Across NC

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina’s latest “Booze It & Lose It” campaign caught a number of trick-or-treaters during the week-long effort. A statement from the N.C. Department of Transportation says law enforcement officers arrested […]


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Audit Finds NC Fails To Release DWI Data

A state audit shows North Carolina has failed to properly release information on cases of those accused of driving while impaired.


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Western NC Fire Chief Fired After DWI Charge

The chief of a fire department in Buncombe County has been fired after being arrested on a drunken driving charge.


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Nearly 1,800 Arrested For DWI In NC Operation

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — State transportation officials say almost 1,800 motorists were arrested on North Carolina highways for driving while impaired during an Independence Day operation. The N.C. Department of Transportation and the Governor’s Highway […]

CBS Charlotte–07/16/2013

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Man Charged With DWI After Hitting 4 Patrol Cars

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Authorities say a drunken driver smashed into four patrol cars and injured two troopers directing traffic near the NASCAR race in Concord. Investigators said Patrick Willis was driving too fast when […]

CBS Charlotte–05/27/2013

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Charlotte Officer Charged With New Year’s Eve DWI

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officer has been charged with driving while impaired after a Union County traffic stop on New Year’s Eve. State troopers say 44-year-old Matthew Thompson was driving his Ford […]

CBS Charlotte–01/03/2013

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Police: SC Woman Said She’d Pull Over For $300K

A Myrtle Beach woman has been arrested after North Carolina deputies say she led them on a high-speed chase and said she’d stop in exchange for cash.




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