Anthony James Beyer has been arrested and charged with online solicitation of a minor. Beyer was charged after he allegedly sent lewd text messages and photos to a 12-year-old boy. The boy's mother told police that she found sexual messages sent to her son on a phone that she and her son share. When questioned Beyer said he met the boy online, but denied sending naked pictures to him. To read more on this story please go to http://www.kdhnews.com/news/story.aspx?s=61865
Sugar Land Police Captain Mike Lund has been arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated. Lund was stopped at a traffic control area after a fire shut down portions of U.S. 59 in Sugar Land. He was detained by an officer working as traffic control and was arrested because the officer said he appeared intoxicated. Lund was taken to the Fort Bend County Jail and later released after posting a $500 bond. To read more on this story please go to http://www.chron.com/news/houston-texas/article/Sugar-Land-police-captain-arrested-for-DWI-2241288.php
In the ongoing saga of the accuracy of the Houston Police Department's (HPD) mobile breath alcohol testing (BAT) vans, the Harris County district attorney has been called to testify about comments made questioning the reliability of the tests. Basically, the Houston DWI defense attorney wants to question why the County is using questionable evidence to prosecute drunk driving cases.
Dominique Briggs has been arrested and charged with passing a fraudulent prescription. Briggs was arrested when she attempted to obtain prescription drugs with a forged prescription at Walgreens. When a store employee suspected the prescription was fraudulent the police were notified and Briggs was taken into custody. Briggs was taken to the county jail and her bond was set at $5,000. To read more on this story please go to http://www.phillyburbs.com/news/local/burlington_county_times_news/two-women-charged-after-prescription-fraud-report-at-walgreens/article_cc1e71ea-c2a5-570e-97a5-2fc8e49bef98.html
Dustin Calloway, a former volunteer fire chief, has been charged with online solicitation of a minor. Calloway was charged after he was caught in a sex sting targeting online predators. Calloway allegedly responded to an on-line posting made by an undercover investigator posing as the mother of a 13-year-old girl. Calloway stated that he wanted to perform sex acts on the girl and eventually asked for her address and headed over. When he arrived at the address Calloway was taken into custody by police. To read more on this story please go to http://www2.jcfloridan.com/news/2011/oct/26/malone-fire-chief-steps-down-after-sex-sting-arres-ar-2606461/
Brian David Wyninger, a convicted sex offender, has been arrested and charged with online solicitation of a minor. Wyninger allegedly attempted to lure a young girl over Facebook and wrote a letter to another young girl in New York. Both of which are violations of the probation that he is currently on. His attorney says that Wyninger has the mental capacity of a 10-year-old. To read more on this story please go to http://www.hometownannapolis.com/news/top/2011/09/30-34/Sex-offender-back-in-jail.html?ne=1
Jared Cook has been arrested and charged with the offense of intoxication assault. According to police, Cook failed to stop at a traffic light and struck a motorcycle that was passing through the intersection. The motorcycle rider was later transported to an area hospital with serious injuries. Reports indicate that the rider did not have any life threatening injuries and is expected to recover. To read more on this story please go to http://www.mywesttexas.com/top_stories/article_f6fd5b63-7e9f-5a1b-8a8b-2af3385a174f.html
Dr. Susan Duncan has been arrested and charged with the offense of driving while impaired. The doctor was arrested after she reported that her car was stolen and it was later discovered that she crashed it down a large embankment while under the influence of alcohol. The next day Duncan was pulled over for speeding and was subsequently arrested for aggravated DWI. After submitting to an analysis of her breath, it was determined that she had a BAC of .19%. To read more on this story please go to http://www.midhudsonnews.com/News/2011/October/25/Duncan_arr-25Oct11.html
Eric James Porter has been arrested and charged with online solicitation of a minor. He was arrested following a sexually explicit chat with what he believed was a young girl. It turns out Peter was actually communicating with an undercover officer posing as a minor. Porter was later arrested and a search was conducted at his home.
Peter Mikhakhuk has been arrested and charged with DWI following a series of car accidents. According to police, Peter veered off the road and drove through the front yard of a residence and then hit the homeowner as well as his vehicle. The driver then continued on and hit several more unoccupied vehicles before being taken into custody by police.
Miguel Garcia has been arrested for the offense of driving while intoxicated following a minor car accident. Witnesses say that Garcia hit a pole and then he backed up and drove off. When his truck broke down Garcia was seen running into a wooded area, where he was later discovered by police. After providing a breath sample it was determined that he had a blood alcohol content that was twice the legal limit. To read more on this story please go to http://lufkindailynews.com/news/article_d4df5602-fe49-11e0-9190-001cc4c002e0.html
Watson Jerome Reed has been arrested and charged with online solicitation of a minor. Reed was arrested after text messaging what he believed to be a 14-year-old girl. The girl turned out to be an undercover officer and Reed was arrested when he arrived to meet the girl at their agreed location. Reed was released from jail after posting a $5000 bond. To read more on this story please go to http://www.news-journal.com/news/police/longview-police-man-jailed-for-soliciting-minor/article_c7a53899-b393-56f2-8177-4cbf11ecc89d.html
Jeremy Brown has been arrested and charged with online solicitation of a minor. Brown teaches children with autism at an elementary school in his community. According to police, Brown solicited what he believed to be 14-year-old girls while visiting internet chat rooms. The 14-year-old girls were actually undercover officers conducting an investigation into internet predators. When police came to Brown's home they also discovered nude images of underage girls, which led to Brown being charged with possession of child pornography. To read more on this story please go to http://www.nbcwashington.com/news/local/Special-Education-Teacher-Arrested-on-Solicitation-Charges-132198558.html
Yvon Gingras of Canada has been charged with his 24th DWI. Gingras had previously been barred from driving for the next 10 years, but he was still driving while intoxicated according to police. The judge in the case has refused to set a bond for what he called an unrepentant drunk driver. Gingras' lawyer said he admitted to having a drinking problem and is seeking help. To read more on this story please go to http://www.torontosun.com/2011/10/20/man-charged-with-24th-drunk-driving-offence
Adrian Parada Jr., Border Patrol Agent, has been charged with intoxication assault following a serious car accident. According to police, Parada failed to stop at an intersection and rear-ended a vehicle stopped at a red light. The driver of the rear-ended vehicle was transported to the hospital and is currently on life support. If he does not survive his injuries, Parada could then be charged with intoxication manslaughter.
Eric Porter has been arrested and charged with online solicitation of a minor. Porter allegedly engaged in a sexually oriented online chat with what he believed was an underage girl. According to police, he then attempted to arrange a meeting with the girl in person. Porter was later arrested by police and a search of his home was conducted in an attempt to uncover more evidence.
Jessica Lanier has been arrested and charged with the offense of driving while intoxicated. Lanier was allegedly driving drunk as she approached a crash scene that was on the road. Lanier then hit two firefighters as they were working the scene, throwing them against a police cruiser. Both firefighters were transported to an area hospital and later released. To read more on this story please go to http://goosecreek.patch.com/articles/firefighters-injured-by-suspected-drunk-driver
Talaina Smith has been arrested and charged with prescription fraud. Police were called to a local pharmacy in response to a customer trying to obtain prescription drugs with a forged prescription. With the help of the pharmacy staff, police were able to determine the identity of the customer as Talaina Smith. Smith was charged with attempting to obtain a controlled substance and possession of a forged prescription. To read more on this story please go to http://www.abc2news.com/dpp/news/crime_checker/anne_arundel_crime/woman-charged-in-prescription-fraud
Nicholas Luke Threlkeld, 19, has been charged with three counts of possession of child pornography. Charges were filed after officers conducted an investigation into a file sharing network this past September. When police interviewed Threlked, he confessed to using the file sharing networks to seek out images of child pornography. When a search warrant was executed at his home, police found approximately 2,000 images of child pornography. To read more on this story please go to http://abclocal.go.com/ktrk/story?section=news/local&id=8396420
Allen Kwan has been charged with the offense of intoxication manslaughter. Kwan was charged after he hit and killed a construction worker who was in the road repairing asphalt. Kwan was suspected of being intoxicated at the time of the accident and was taken into custody. The victim had worked with the same construction company for the past 5 years and he leaves behind a wife and daughter. To read more on this story please go to http://abclocal.go.com/ktrk/story?section=news/local&id=8396169
Joseph Gardener, 72, has been arrested and charged with possession of cocaine and possession with intent to sell cocaine. The arrest was part of an ongoing investigation into narcotics trafficking near a VFW post. Police say they seized a substantial amount of cocaine packaged and ready for sale. Gardener was released on a $100,000 bond and was given an October 31st court date. To read more on this story please go to http://www.norwichbulletin.com/carousel/x485788718/Plainfield-man-charged-with-cocaine-possession#axzz1b4w9zyhM
Four months after being arrested on weapons and domestic violence charges, rapper Tone-Loc has plead no contest to both charges. Tone-Loc was sentenced to one day in jail and three years probation for both cases. The rapper was arrested on June 18th after he allegedly got into a physical altercation with the mother of one of his children. The DA's office stated that the weapon was not used in the assault, but during the course of the investigation Loc was found to be in possession of an unregistered assault weapon. To read more on this story please go to http://www.mtv.com/news/articles/1671928/tone-loc-domestic-violence-charges.jhtml
Randy Hopper, formerly a Wisconsin state senator, has been arrested and charged with the offense of driving while intoxicated. Hopper was stopped by police after receiving a call about a black suburban being, "all over the road." After police determined that Hopper could not safely continue down the road, he was arrested for DWI. To read more on this story please go to http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/10/17/randy-hopper-arrested-drunk-driving-wisconsin_n_1015949.html
Chavon Frank has been arrested and charged with 2 counts of intoxication manslaughter following a fatal crash. According to police, Frank was speeding down West Fuqua when she ran a red light and hit the couple as they crossed the street. After striking the couple, Frank allegedly drug one of the victims for about 50 yards. A concerned citizen chased her down and detained her until police arrived. To read more on this story please go to http://www.khou.com/news/local/Woman-charged-with-intoxication-manslaughter-in-deaths-of-engaged-couple-130438058.html
Alice Walton, daughter of Wal Mart founder Sam Walton, has been arrested and charged with DWI on her birthday. Walton was pulled over by police after she allegedly was caught speeding through a construction zone. Police determined that Walton was intoxicated after she performed some field sobriety tests at the scene. Walton declined to give a sample of her breath when it was requested by police and was later released after posting a $1,000 bond. To read more on this story please go to http://www.people.com/people/article/0,,20536762,00.html
Randall John Pilon has been sentenced to six years in prison after being charged with soliciting a minor over the internet. According to the police, Pilon contacted an undercover officer in an online chat room in May 2010. The undercover officer was posing as a 14-year-old girl when Pilon made contact with him. Pilon allegedly asked the officer to go camping with him and exposed himself to her on webcam. Pilon was formerly a 7th grade teacher in the City of Virginia Beach. To read more on this story please go to http://www.wtkr.com/news/wtkr-middle-school-teacher-sentenced-sex-crimes,0,4455818.story
Peter John Schuster has been arrested and charged with online solicitation of a minor. Schuster allegedly communicated in a sexual manner and distributed sexually explicit material to an individual who represented himself to be younger than 17. Schuster was previously convicted of possession of child pornography in 2005 and was considered to be at a moderate level for re-offending. To read more on this story please go to http://www.yourhoustonnews.com/lake_houston/news/convicted-sex-offender-jailed-for-online-solicitation-of-minor/article_791f9ea6-e519-5367-8c04-2e6fba38f046.html
Kaylon Childers has been arrested and charged with DWI following an accident with a hayride. According to witnesses Childers' vehicle rear-ended a tractor carrying people on a hayride. All 13 were taken to an area hospital with injuries ranging from minor to serious, with one passenger requiring surgery. Childers is currently on probation after being charged a year ago as a repeat DWI offender. To read more on this story please go to http://www.kctv5.com/story/15651054/police-drunk-driver-hit-wagon-carrying-13-enjoying-hayride
Michael P. Latham, director of a church camp, has been arrested and charged with indecent behavior with a juvenile and online solicitation of a minor. Latham allegedly engaged in sexually oriented conversations with what he believed to be a 14-year-old girl. Latham allegedly sent inappropriate photos of himself and solicited sexaul favors from an undercover officer posing as a young girl. According to police, when interviewed, Latham admitted to the allegations. To read more on this story please go to http://www.shreveporttimes.com/article/20111010/NEWS03/111010015/Church-camp-director-still-jail?odyssey=tab%7Ctopnews%7Ctext%7CFRONTPAGE
Richard Pratt has been charged with DWI following an accident with a utility pole. When police arrived, Pratt said that he lost control of his vehicle when he swerved to avoid hitting a deer. Pratt was then interviewed by police while being treated for minor injuries at a nearby hospital. Following the interview, Pratt was charged with driving while intoxicated. To read more on this story please go to http://www.observertoday.com/page/content.detail/id/564189/Drunk-driver-crashes-into-utilit---.html
Bryan Richardson, formerly a Cookeville police officer, has been charged with online solicitation of a minor. Richardson allegedly solicited sex from a 16-year-old girl he met on Facebook. Richardson had been an officer with the department for about 13 months. Richardson was fired immediately following a disciplinary hearing with the Chief of police. To read more on this story please go to http://www.herald-citizen.com/view/full_story/15578052/article-Cookeville-cop-arrested-for-solicitation------of-a-minor?instance=homefirstleft
Elena Kay Fuentes has been arrested for DWI after allegedly backing into another vehicle. Fuentes is currently in the second year of a 10 year probation for intoxication manslaughter. Fuentes was convicted in that case following an accident that left her 4-year-old daughter dead. Fuentes is currently in jail and there has not been a bond set in her case. To read more on this story please go to http://www.therepublic.com/view/story/c7ddc49df09b4a599823a578c8bf5bfa/TX--DWI-Daughter-Killed/
Dyron Moore has been charged with the offense of driving while intoxicated. Charges were filed after Moore slammed into a utility pole while allegedly driving drunk. Two young children who were passengers in the vehicle had to be transported to an area hospital. The extent of their injuries is currently unknown, but police said both children were riding in the back seat. To read more on this story please go to http://www.wxii12.com/r/29417796/detail.html
Joseph Audette has been charged with possession of child pornography. He was formerly an employee of the Deer Isle-Stonington School District, where he administered the school system's computer network. The investigation into Audette began when the computer crime unit was researching suspects sharing child pornography on the internet. A review of Audette's home computers revealed child pornography involving children who appeared to be under 12 years old. To read more on this story please go to http://islandadvantages.com/news/2011/oct/6/csd-employee-arrested-on-possession-of-child-porno/
Cedric Mason, La Marque High School Basketball Coach, has been charged with sexually assaulting a teen girl at his apartment during the summer. According to police, Mason is linked to the crime through DNA evidence from a rape kit. The girl was apparently staying at the coach's apartment for about a week when the alleged assaults occured. Mason has been put on administrative leave by the school district pending the outcome of the investigation. To read more on this story please go to http://galvestondailynews.com/story/263042
Irene Khechinashvili has been charged with driving while intoxicated after hitting a tree. Police said that the driver told them she was trying to avoid hitting a car and swerved into the tree. When an officer arrived on the scene, Irene allegedly admitted to drinking and failed field sobriety tests on the side of the road. She was later determined to have a blood alcohol content of .15. To read more on this story please go to http://www.thedailyharrison.com/news/woman-hits-tree-harrison-charged-dwi
Robert Decheine pleaded guilty to one count of sexual solicitation of a minor. Decheine was charged after he responded to an advertisement posted by police on the website backpage.com. He then communicated online and on the phone with someone he believed was a 15-year-old girl. Decheine then made plans to meet her for a "car date". When Decheine arrived at the designated location, he was taken into custody by police.
Dorothy Daigle has been charged with intoxication manslaughter following a fiery crash that left one woman dead. Multiple witnesses said they saw Daigle hit one car and then veered into the victim's lane. The victim's car was pinned against a ruptured gas line, which at some point ignited. Police said that Daigle smelled like alcohol and a blood test later revealed her blood alcohol level was at 0.13. To read more on this story please go to http://www.yourhoustonnews.com/magnolia/news/magnolia-woman-charged-after-fiery-wreck-kills-tomball-woman/article_1afd8aef-796a-59ac-a8ac-ad7c9abe643d.html
Matias D. Costanzo has been charged with the offense of driving while intoxicated. Police came into contact with Costanzo after his car was found in the woods. Costanzo reportedly told police that he just lost control of the vehicle because he was driving at a high rate of speed. But, he allegedly appeared to be drunk and was taken into custody after failing some field sobriety tests. To read more on this story please go to http://easthampton.patch.com/articles/police-logs-for-28th-birthday-dwi-charge-levied
Gregory Dean Jones has been arrested and charged with online sexual corruption of a child. Jones allegedly sent sexually explicit text messages to a 15-year-old girl he met at work. Jones then made arrangements to pick her up and have sex with her at his business. According to court documents, Jones plead guilty to two counts of contributing to the sexual delinquency of a minor in 2002 and is currently a registered sex offender. To read more on this story please go to http://www.oregonlive.com/pacific-northwest-news/index.ssf/2011/10/grants_pass_man_arrested_for_o.html
William A. Dachs has been charged with felony DWI and felony aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle. But this is not the first time that Dachs has faced such a charge. Not only has he been charged with felony DWI before, the last time was about two weeks prior to this charge. According to police, Dachs was charged with felony DWI stemming from an arrest on September 15th. To read more on this story please go to http://www.poughkeepsiejournal.com/article/20111004/NEWS05/111004006/Police-Red-Hook-man-charged-twice-felony-DWI?odyssey=tab%7Ctopnews%7Ctext%7CPoughkeepsieJournal.com
Former Indy 500 winner, Al Unser Jr., has been arrested and charged with DWI and reckless driving. Unser was pulled over after he was spotted drag racing in his suburban, he was believed to be going about 100 mph. According to police, Unser smelled of alcohol and was slurring his speech when police made contact with him. An analysis of Unser's blood alcohol level later revealed he was twice the legal limit.