A recently released study of nearly 700 people with at least one DUI conviction showed that nearly half of these individuals were heavy drinkers or had started drinking large quantities of alcohol again after making an effort to reduce consumption.
Alabama residents take note: Even when you are a prominent public figure, that doesn't mean you are immune from trouble when police suspect you have been drinking and driving.
Law enforcement officers in Alabama are on the lookout for those they suspect of DUI, but a new study says that maybe there is another group of drivers who could be almost as dangerous as drunk drivers: the tired ones.
Police in Huntsville, Alabama, lead the state in drunk driving arrests and have held the top spot for 15 consecutive years, statistics show.
A professional football player who played college football in Alabama was arrested and charged with DUI, as well as trying to elude police and other charges.