Driving under the influence (DUI) is rampant in the state of Florida. In an attempt to combat this dangerous problem, law enforcement has stepped up their efforts in terms of DUI arrests: according to the Florida Department of Motor Vehicle records, there were 55,722 DUI tickets issued in Florida last year and ultimately 33,625 DUI […]
To keep the streets safe from drunk drivers this Halloween (Wednesday, October 31, 2012), the Miami-Dade police force is expected to put DUI patrols and sobriety checkpoints in place. The legality of DUI checkpoints in Florida is upheld by the federal Constitution and occur not just on holidays, but 15 to 20 times a month.
The Operator Unlike a motor vehicle, a boat can be operated without a driver. When it comes to DUI (driving under the influence), it’s easy to tell who is driving or operating the motor vehicle—the person behind the wheel. However, when it comes to BUI (boating under the influence), it can be a little more […]