May 7th, 2012|
A recent case of a tragic hit-and-run accident in the town of Lancaster, New York, claimed the life of a 14-year-old teenager.
April 2nd, 2012|
Due to the high number of bicycle accidents that go uninvestigated in New York City, one city councilman has proposed that the New York City Police Department begin investigating such accidents rather than the department’s Accident Investigation Squad (AIS).
March 9th, 2012|
A cyclist is in critical condition after being struck by a car in the Gramercy Park area of New York City this past Friday.
February 29th, 2012|
Just because you are not driving in an automobile does not mean you can’t be charged with drinking and driving related offenses. New york state law allows an offender to be cited with DUI and other charges for operating any type of vehicle–even a bicycle–while under the influence.
February 13th, 2012|
A loophole in state law is allowing multiple-offense drunk drivers in New York to get their licenses again and get back out on the road.
February 3rd, 2012|
With Super Bowl coming up on Sunday, law enforcement can be expected to have a greater presence in the New York area in an effort to cut down on the increase in drunk driving associated with the game.
January 30th, 2012|
With numbers now showing that prescription drug overdoses are the leading cause of death of young people in our country today two United States Senators are proposing legislation that would allow money to be spent on training to help law enforcement officers identify the spillover problem of drugged driving.
November 16th, 2011|
November 16, 2011 Lives have been lost in the Bronx, in Virginia, in Upstate New York as sleep-deprived intercity bus drivers cause their buses to careen into other drivers and off the road. The National Transportation Safety Board’s report commissioned by Senator Schumer and Representative Velazquez is the latest in a string of wake-up calls, […]
November 14th, 2011|
November 14, 2011 The headlines have been coming in for months: lives lost in the Bronx, in Virginia, in Upstate New York, as intercity buses careen into other drivers and off the road. Last week’s National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) report was a much-needed look at the ugly underbelly of the bus industry, said Lawrence […]