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February 18, 1994
A 36-year-old Harper's Choice man has been charged with drunken driving and a number of motor vehicle violations, after he allegedly smashed into a police car and drove away in Ellicott City Wednesday night.Christopher James Dominiski, 36, of the 10000 block of Olde Woods Way, was charged with driving while intoxicated, failing to stop a vehicle at the scene of an accident, reckless driving, negligent driving and failure to obey a traffic control device.He was released on personal recognizance early yesterday morning, Howard County police said.
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Richard Gorelick and The Baltimore Sun | August 15, 2014
Chef Bryan Voltaggio was arrested on drunken-driving charges June 6 on Howard Street, according to public records. The "Top Chef" finalist was stopped at 12:20 a.m. in the 100 block of S. Howard St. and charged with three drunken-driving counts, including driving under the influence, which indicates a blood-alcohol level of .08 percent or higher. Courts records indicate that Voltaggio did not contribute to an accident or injury. The 38-year-old Frederick-area resident opened his first restaurant in Baltimore in late June.
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By Richard Irwin and Richard Irwin,Sun Staff Writer | March 6, 1995
A Baltimore County police officer was injured yesterday when his patrol car was struck by a car whose driver was charged with driving while intoxicated.Police said Officer Chuck Massey, a member of the force for nine years and assigned to the Wilkens Precinct, was responding to a minor traffic accident at the Beltway Motel in the 3600 block of Washington Blvd. about 2:20 a.m. and was slowing down to turn onto the motel parking lot when his vehicle was struck in the rear by a Chevrolet Cavalier.
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By Rona Marech and Rona Marech,SUN REPORTER | October 15, 2007
Articles published Monday and Tuesday about a car accident that claimed the life of a Towson University freshman might have created confusion about when he died. Kevin Ryan was declared dead Saturday, according to a Sinai Hospital spokeswoman, but doctors kept him on life support until Sunday so his organs could be donated. Also, his age was incorrectly reported in one of the articles. He was 18. The Sun regrets the errors.
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By Meredith Schlow and Meredith Schlow,Evening Sun Staff | November 15, 1991
"Congratulations on a successful first semester."Fred M. Prumo, principal of Chesapeake Senior High School in eastern Baltimore County, wrote the note on freshman Kimberly Jo Spacek's first report card from the school.Spacek, 15, of the 2200 block of Bauernschmidt Drive, a passenger in a pickup truck driven by her boyfriend, was killed Wednesday night in front of the school when a car driven by a man who has been charged with drunken driving collided head-on with the pickup.Her boyfriend, Steven M. Brady, 17, of the 100 block of N. Marlyn Ave. in Essex, is a senior at Chesapeake.
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By Mike Farabaugh and Mike Farabaugh,SUN STAFF | April 9, 1997
The president of the Westminster City Council, who is seeking a third term in May's council election, has been charged with drunken driving, court records show.Edward S. Calwell, who serves as president under a tradition granting that post to the most senior of five council members, was given a criminal summons Friday at city police headquarters, charging him with driving while intoxicated and driving under the influence of alcohol.Calwell, 52, was involved in a minor traffic accident March 2, police reports show.
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By Joe Nawrozki and Joe Nawrozki,SUN STAFF | October 23, 1995
A National Guardsman arrested after an accident involving his military vehicle and a bus was misidentified in yesterday's editions due to incorrect information supplied by a District of Columbia Guard spokesman. Charged in the accident was Cpl. Mallie N. Lawrence, 41, of Washington.+ The Sun regrets the errors.A National Guardsman from Washington was charged with drunken driving and fleeing an accident scene yesterday after a collision involving his military vehicle that knocked a chartered bus off the Baltimore-Washington Parkway, authorities said.
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By STAFF REPORT | September 10, 1996
Darryl A. Jones Sr., a former Maryland police union official, has resigned from a state consulting job after damaging a state-owned car and being charged with drunken driving.He resigned Friday, hours after the early-morning accident, from his job advising officials in the Department of Transportation, a department spokeswoman said. No one was injured in the one-vehicle District of Columbia accident, the spokeswoman said.Jones was a political supporter of Gov. Parris N. Glendening's and was given the no-bid, $41,000-a-year consulting job in February.
NEWS
April 23, 1993
Howard County police will conduct a sobriety checkpoint this weekend to help curb drunken drivers. The checkpoint is the second this year.The first, on U.S. Route 1 in North Laurel on Jan. 30, led to the arrests of 13 people who were charged with driving while intoxicated or driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs.Last year there were three checkpoints, which netted 42 arrests, police said.Since the program started five years ago, almost 300 people have been charged with drunken or drugged driving, police said.
NEWS
March 28, 2003
A community relations director for County Executive Janet S. Owens has resigned, a little more than a month after he was charged with drunken driving. Michael P. Cadogan Sr., 55, of Pasadena resigned March 19, county officials said yesterday. A spokesman for Owens declined to say whether Cadogan's resignation from his five-year post was linked to the arrest. Cadogan was arrested Feb. 13 after being stopped in his county-owned Chevrolet Cavalier near Edwin Raynor Boulevard in Pasadena.
NEWS
March 6, 2007
Police officer charged with drunken driving A 25-year-old Howard County police officer was arrested and charged with drunken driving after he crashed his cruiser in the Southern District station's parking lot in North Laurel, police said yesterday. A car driven by Officer Tyronne Cole Jr. collided with a small parked trailer, which hit other parked vehicles, including several patrol cars, police spokeswoman Sherry Llewellyn said. Nobody was injured in the incident, which occurred soon after Cole arrived for work about 11 p.m. Saturday, she said.
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By MCCLATCHY-TRIBUNE | August 17, 2006
WASHINGTON -- Federal and state traffic safety officials started a nationwide crackdown on drunken driving yesterday, saying previous efforts had not done enough to reduce deaths caused by impaired drivers. Drunken drivers accounted for about 13,000 deaths in traffic accidents last year. The crackdown could face resistance from a growing industry devoted to defending people arrested on drunken-driving charges. The groups contend that overzealous police have inflated the problem out of proportion, trampling rights in the process.
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By ANNIE LINSKEY and ANNIE LINSKEY,SUN REPORTER | December 15, 2005
A former Baltimore Ravens player faces drunken driving charges after a weekend accident in Glen Burnie, according to Anne Arundel County police. Jermaine Lewis, 31, of Largo, a wide receiver and return specialist who ran back a kickoff for a touchdown in the Ravens' Super Bowl win in 2001, was arrested about 2 p.m. Saturday outside Marley Station Mall. Lewis was driving south on Ritchie Highway near the mall when traffic slowed and his rented Dodge Durango struck a Toyota Camry in front of him, according to police charging documents filed with the Anne Arundel County District Court.
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By Tyrone Richardson and Tyrone Richardson,SUN STAFF | June 5, 2005
A Baltimore County councilman was arrested and charged with drunken driving after an auto accident early yesterday on the Baltimore Beltway, authorities said. Stephen G. Samuel Moxley, a Catonsville Democrat and member of the council since 1994, was released on his own recognizance after being charged with driving under the influence and driving while impaired, according to county police. Police said Moxley took a field sobriety test but refused to take a Breathalyzer test. About 2 a.m., the driver of a silver Honda CRV was on the shoulder of Interstate 695, north of Wilkens Avenue, changing a flat tire; a blue Chevrolet Trailblazer, driven by Moxley, swerved off the road and struck the SUV, said police spokesman Officer Shawn Vinson.
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By Sara Neufeld and Laura Barnhardt and Sara Neufeld and Laura Barnhardt,SUN STAFF | November 9, 2004
Olympic champion Michael Phelps drove through a stop sign in Salisbury last week, according to police, and into a drunken-driving charge that some analysts say could tarnish his gold-medal image. The Baltimore County teenager, who won eight medals in the Athens Olympics, was pulled over late Thursday, arrested and charged with driving under the influence of alcohol, police said. After Maryland State Police released information on the arrest yesterday, Phelps offered an apology. "I made a mistake," the Towson High School graduate said in a telephone call to The Sun. "Getting into a car with anything to drink is wrong, dangerous and unacceptable.
NEWS
By FROM STAFF REPORTS | September 8, 2003
In Howard County Motorcyclist, 43, dies after being hit by car ELLICOTT CITY - A motorcyclist stopped at a red light was fatally injured early yesterday when he was struck from behind by a driver who county police said was intoxicated. Dennis Sullivan, 43, of the 10400 block of Baltimore National Pike in Ellicott City was stopped at a traffic light about 12:15 a.m. in the eastbound lanes of Baltimore National Pike near St. John's Lane when he was hit from behind by a 1998 Toyota Camry driven by Susan Elizabeth Williams, said county police Lt. Joseph H. Johnson.
NEWS
March 28, 2003
A community relations director for County Executive Janet S. Owens has resigned, a little more than a month after he was charged with drunken driving. Michael P. Cadogan Sr., 55, of Pasadena resigned March 19, county officials said yesterday. A spokesman for Owens declined to say whether Cadogan's resignation from his five-year post was linked to the arrest. Cadogan was arrested Feb. 13 after being stopped in his county-owned Chevrolet Cavalier near Edwin Raynor Boulevard in Pasadena.
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By Sheridan Lyons and Sheridan Lyons,SUN STAFF | December 7, 2001
A Sykesville woman who recently was charged with her 10th drunken-driving offense was ordered held without bail yesterday and transferred to a treatment center because the arrest violates terms of probation, authorities said. Brenda Lee Sawyer, 42, was arrested on nine charges Nov. 27. She was accused of driving while impaired by alcohol and with a revoked license after her minivan crashed into the rear of a state trooper's car on the shoulder of Liberty Road in Eldersburg, then fleeing the scene, according to charging documents.
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