Those of you looking for a fascinating afternoon read, check out this story about Jeffrey Perrotte and Jilly Rizzo from the Los Angeles Times.Jeffrey Perrotte was a frequent DUI offender, about to...
New Insurance Institute for Highway Safety poll shows support for advanced technologies to stop drunk driving
Information released from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety today indicate most Americans support the use of advanced technologies that would prevent drivers from starting their vehicles if...
In 2008, the median BAC of someone arrested for drunk driving was .16, according to drunk driving statistics provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. It takes a considerable...
Recent data released by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) shows a considerable decrease in the number of alcohol-impaired traffic fatalities. The 2008 Traffic Safety...
Everyone should take a minute to listen to what Clarence Gage of Wisconsin has to say in this video clip. He's been caught drunk driving 18 times. As the article notes, he has been driving drunk for...
The Century Council will be participating in the 2009 Lifesavers Conference from March 29th through April 1st, at the Gaylord Opryland Convention Center in Nashville, TN. As part of the conference'...
Together with the Congressional Stop DUI Caucus, The Century Council teamed up with its partners to present joint recommendations to Congress this week in a briefing for Congressional staff. One of...
In 1997, The Century Council first released a comprehensive resource and launched its initiative to address the hardcore drunk driver problem in this country. The National Hardcore Drunk Driver...
This heartbreaking story highlights an issue that many prosecutors across the country grapple with every day – what is the most effective punishment for someone convicted of DUI? Suspensions, fines,...