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NSW first-time low-range drink drivers could avoid court

NSW first-time low-range drink drivers could avoid court under new proposal A new punishment process to keep first-time, low-range drink drivers out of court is being considered by the New South Wales Government. If passed, the new process would see first offenders given punishments including a fine and the loss of demerit points rather than a mandatory court appearance. RELATED ITEMS Whats a Section 10 Do I have to go to Court Refusing a breath test DUI Courts in NSW   Chief executive of the [...]

Drink-driver five times over limit

Drink-driver five times over limit A WOMAN was almost five times the limit when she got behind the wheel and drove. On November 9 last year, police were called to a Dysart hotel on an unrelated matter. While officers were there, Meryl May Yasserie walked to the front door and looked inside before returning to her vehicle, the Mackay Magistrates Court was told. RELATED ITEMS Whats a Section 10 Do I have to go to Court Refusing a breath test DUI Courts in NSW   [...]

Drink Driver Loses Licence with 0.09 at Wollongong Local Court

I am ashamed': NSW SES Commissioner caught drink-driving Date January 29, 2016 NSW State Emergency Services boss Adam Dent has been convicted of drink-driving after blowing almost double the legal alcohol limit at a police random breath testing site in Wollongong. Dent, whose organisation attends thousands of car crashes every year, many the result of drink-driving, recorded a breath analysis of 0.09 after being stopped by police on the Princes Highway at Fairy Meadow on the evening of December 30. Wollongong Local Court heard Dent, [...]

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