DUI convictions climbing in Summit County

16 09 2010

Drunk and impaired driving convictions have been on the rise in Summit County since 2007, when the court reported 151 DUI or alcohol-related convictions, according to records drawn from Summit County Justice Court.
Convictions increased by 42 percent in 2008, with 215 total convictions. 2009 saw a 5 percent increase. Go to http://utahsright.com/h_dui.php? to search updated DUI charges for Summit County.

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SLC DUI database updated

14 09 2010

UtahsRight.com updated DUI records out of Salt Lake City Justice Court this afternoon at http://utahsright.com/h_dui.php?

Vehicle information is not included in the online search, but analysis of available automobile data shows the most common automobile’s cited for DUI or impaired driving. Here’s the list:

  • 64 CHEVROLET
  • 64 FORD
  • 56 HONDA
  • 44 TOYOTA
  • 35 JEEP
  • 34 NISSAN
  • 25 DODGE
  • 24 PONTIAC
  • 20 VOLKSW
  • 17 MAZDA
  • 17 SUBARU
  • (Approximately 7% of the DUI database included some kind of vehicle information. 93% had no vehicle information listed).





    DUI checkpoint in Utah County this weekend

    24 08 2010

    Check out UtahsRight.com for records on DUI arrests, in light of a Salt Lake Tribune story on a sobriety checkpoint being mounted this weekend in Utah County.

    Links to records from 33 Justice Courts:

    http://www.utahsright.com/h_dui.php

    Learn more about the checkpoint:

    http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home/50159728-76/checkpoint-county-office-utah.html.csp





    Murray DUI data…

    6 08 2010

    …updated this afternoon at http://utahsright.com/h_dui.php? Search over 4,000 adjudicated DUI cases filed through Murray Justice Court since 1999.

    Associated charges are not listed in the online database at UtahsRight, but analysis shows the most common associated charges with DUI in Murray are:

    1. IMPROPER USAGE OF LANES
    2. TURN/STOP/CHANGE LANES W/O SIGNAL
    3. OPEN CONTAINER/DRINKING ALCOHOL IN VEHIC
    4. SPEEDING
    5. IMPROPER LEFT/RIGHT TURN
    6. DRIVE ON SUSPENDED LICENSE
    7. NO PROOF OF INSURANCE
    8. RECKLESS DRIVING
    9. FAILURE TO REGISTER TOWED VEHICLE
    10. OPERATING VEHICLE WITHOUT INSURANCE
    11. ILLEGAL POSS/USE OF CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE
    12. USE OR POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA
    13. CROSSING HIGHWAY DIVIDER
    14. FAIL TO APPEAR ON CITATION
    15. RED LIGHT VIOLATION




    Probation & Parole database…

    29 07 2010

    …updated as of the second week of July.  Search your zip code to find probationers and parolees in your neighborhood, which crimes were committed, and more!

    http://extras.sltrib.com/offenders/