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OHP: Drunk Driver Crashes Into Muskogee Turnpike Toll Booth Injuring Attendant  2014-08-21
The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says a toll booth attendant was injured early Thursday when a van driven by a drunk driver slammed into her booth on the Muskogee Turnpike just south of Muskogee. Troopers said the crash happened just after midnight. The 55-year ...
Drunk driver plows van into tollbooth on Muskogee Turnpike, sends tollbooth worker to hospital  2014-08-21
MUSKOGEE COUNTY, Okla. - A drunk driver sent a tollbooth worker to the hospital after a crash on the Muskogee Turnpike. It happened in the southbound lanes just after midnight. According to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, a 2006 Ford van driven by a Broken ...
Alleged Drunk Driver Arrested After Crashing Into 2 OKC Police Cars  2014-08-08
OKLAHOMA CITY - A suspected drunk driver is accused of slamming into two Oklahoma City police cars on the Lake Hefner Parkway late Thursday night. The accident happened just before midnight near Britton Road. The officers were outside their vehicles ...
Drunk Driving Crackdown Underway  2014-08-15
Oklahoma law enforcement are joining a nationwide crackdown on drunk drivers. It's called "Drive Sober or Get ... Troopers and police will be arresting any driver stopped with a blood alcohol content of .08 or higher. The crackdown lasts through Labor ...
Police: Drunk driver plows into back of semi in Colbert  2014-08-21
A drunk driver caused an accident that temporarily shut down part ... lane of the highway when her car swerved into a semi in the left lane, just before the Oklahoma rest stop. When the driver of the semi pulled over, Taylor's car then slammed into the ...
Muskogee Turnpike toll booth attendant hurt in collision with drunk driver  2014-08-21
A Muskogee Turnpike toll booth attendant was taken to a Tulsa hospital after an apparent drunk driver crashed a vehicle into her booth early Thursday, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol said. About 12:15 a.m., a 55-year-old Broken Arrow driver of a 2006 Ford van ...
Caddo students learn about drunk driving  2014-08-15
The Southeastern Oklahoma Traffic Safety Coalition brought a reenactment ... In the reenactment, first responders use the “Jaws of Life” to remove the hood of a car hit by a drunk driver before extracting a mother who played dead and a live baby.
Sapulpa Police cracks down on ‘drunk drivers’  2014-08-18
15 or higher “ almost double the legal limit in all states and DC and in Oklahoma nets you an aggravated DUI charge. With one person, on average, dying every 34 minutes in a drunk-driving crash over the Labor Day period, that’s a lot of lives that ...
Drunk Driving Crackdown  2014-08-12
Oklahoma law enforcement agencies are joining a national campaign ... Officials say officers will be aggressively looking for impaired drivers and arresting anyone who is caught driving while impaired.
Two Young Sisters Killed in Car Crash With Drunk Driver  2014-08-11
Two young sisters in Tulsa, Oklahoma are reportedly dead after a drunk driver hit their car, reports News on 6. Christina Cantrell, 38, has been arrested and charged with manslaughter after she allegedly got into her SUV after drinking alcohol at a few ...
OSU Stepping Up Alcohol Enforcement  2014-08-21
Law enforcement agencies are teaming up with the Oklahoma ABLE Commission and the University to reduce underage drinking and drunk driving.
For The Record  2014-08-21
Area Arrests Sapulpa Police Aug. 15 - Caleb Andrew Kastrup, 35, Tulsa; DUI, driving under suspension, no insurance, improper turn
McAlexander turns himself in  2014-08-21
Pawhuska City Manager Paul McAlexander turned himself in to authorities late Tuesday evening after a warrant for his arrest was issued Monday.
DUI crash victim: 'There's too much at risk'  2014-08-21
Bradley Wilkerson gets around pretty well in his wheelchair, but he wishes he didn't need one.
OHP: Drunk Driver Crashes Into Muskogee Turnpike Toll Booth Injuring Attendant  2014-08-21
The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says a toll booth attendant was injured early Thursday when a drunk driver slammed his van into her booth on the Muskogee Turnpike just south of Muskogee.
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 DUI Questions
 · What is the difference between DPS License Hearing and Criminal Case?
 · What if I have a Commerical Drivers License ( CDL )?
 · What if I have a Pilot's License and I get a DUI?
 · What are the criminal penalties of a DUI in Oklahoma? 
 · What will happen to my Oklahoma Driver's License if I am arrested for a DUI?
 · Will I go to jail for getting a DUI in Oklahoma?
 · Are Field Sobriety Tests very accurate?
 · How Accurate is the Breath Test?
 · How is the Breath Testing Done?
 · Can anything affect my performance on the Field Sobriety Tests?

More FAQS on DUI

 Field Sobriety Tests - Do you have to submit to these tests?
Every single DUI case is different, but as a general rule, it is almost always better to take the test in Oklahoma. However, if you have several convictions for DUI and fail time is more of the concern versus saving your Oklahoma driver's license, then you should not take the test unless you think you will pass it.

· To Take the Test or not, that is the question?
· What are Field Sobriety Tests?
· Horizontal Gaze Nystagmus (HGN)
· Walk & Turn
· One Leg Stand
· Counting Backwards (not a validated test)
· Alphabet (not a validated test)
· Finger Count (not a validated test)
· Stationary Balance (i.e. Rhomberg) (not a validated test)
· Field Test Realities

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

New DUI Laws
Effective Nov 1, 2011

If you refused to take the breath or blood test or the result was a .15 or higher BAC, you may be required to install an ignition interlock device on your car for two years. If you have prior license revocations, you may be required to install an ignition interlock device on your vehicle for up to 8 years. Contact our office at 405-231-5600 now to see if these new laws apply to you. Remember, we must take action within 15 days of your arrest to prevent license suspension.

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