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All time
Number of drug-driving arrests in first half of 2020 was more than double the same period in 2019
There was a total of 1,216 drug-driving arrests made in the first six months.
Former Liverpool striker Dean Saunders jailed for 10 weeks for failure to provide breath test
The former Wales international was stopped on suspicion of drink driving by police in Boughton, Chester, on 10 May.
Man in his 20s arrested after motorcyclist injured in Cork collision
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses.
# DUI of the tiger
Tiger Woods may avoid DUI conviction but will plead guilty to reckless driving
The golfer was found asleep in his Mercedes-Benz, apparently under the influence of prescription drugs.
# on camera
Police footage shows Tiger Woods struggling to walk in a straight line before arrest
The 14-times major winner was arrested for driving under the influence on Monday night.
# police report
Woods found asleep at the wheel but passed roadside breath test
Police say the former world number one ‘did not know where he was’.
# Arrested
Tiger Woods arrested and charged with DUI near Florida home
The former world number one was arrested in the early hours of Monday morning.
Michael Phelps apologises after being arrested for drink driving
The multiple Olympic gold medallist was spotted speeding by a police officer in Baltimore.
Woman too drunk to get out of car calls 911
Responsible drink driving?
# alcolocks
Are ignition locks the answer to cutting drink-drive deaths?
Ireland is considering introducing them as a sentencing option in drink-driving convictions, a measure recommended this week in the US.
Dallas Cowboys player faces manslaughter charge
Josh Brent was driving the car that was involved in the accident that killed team-mate Jerry Brown.
# WTF?
NHL prospect arrested on drink-driving charge -- wearing a purple Teletubbies costume
Riley Sheahan of the Detroit Red Wings is a big Tinky Winky fan, judging by his arrest report.
# Let Me Go
Suspect sings Bohemian Rhapsody in back of squad car. Nails it.
Freddie would be proud.
Dropped: Danny Care to miss out on Six Nations after drink-driving arrest
England interim coach Stuart Lancaster has taken the decision after an incident involving the scrum-half on New Year’s Day.
Man busted for drink driving twice... in one night
Robert Brodnick was arrested for a second time just minutes after he had been released the first time.
# Family affair
'I'm calling my nephew' - Obama's uncle arrested for drink-driving
Onyango Obama, the 67-year-old uncle of President Barack Obama, is arrested and held over a previous deportation order.