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"...› In the wake of Sunday's DWI arrest of prosecutor Brandon Grunewald, Travis Co. District Attorney..."

Aug. 16, 2013 News Feature

The Drink/Drank/Drunk Issue: Stages of Inebriation
To drink or not to drink – for local thespians, no question
"...the Morgantown Police. He was in jail for a DWI and wanted me to come bail him out, which..."

July 3, 2013 Arts Post by Robert Faires

UPDATED: Lehmberg Released From Jail
Will now seek treatment
"...behavior" that led to the April 12 arrest for DWI...."

May 9, 2013 News Post by Jordan Smith

Lehmberg: Jail and Aftermath
Video footage from D.A.'s booking not as sensational as expected
"...sentence" a person would ever get for a first-time DWI offense," he said. Lehmberg made a "terrible mistake," he..."

April 26, 2013 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Point Austin: What Should Lehmberg Do?
Whatever her decision, she's earned her own mind
"...defended every officer accused of offenses ranging from flagrant DWIs to shooting unarmed civilians. More­over, it appears Vincent spoke..."

April 26, 2013 News Column by Michael King

"...have her removed from office. See "Lehmberg: The D.A.'s DWI."..."

April 19, 2013 News Feature

Proof of Nothing
When you were busted for public intoxication, were you drunk? Or did you just piss off a cop?
" the standard." Moreover, Montford told the panel, the DWI charge leveled against the driver of the car she..."

June 24, 2011 News Feature by Jordan Smith

More Things to Remember on Memorial Day
Basically, don't be dumb.
"...on top of the parade of Memorial Day visitors DWI enforcement officers will be perched on roadways surrounding Lake..."

May 27, 2011 News Post by Mark Wilson

APD Sucks Blood And Calls it a Success
Drivers refusing breathalyzer get blood sucked
"...police hope that they will lead to 21 more DWI convictions...."

Nov. 3, 2010 News Post by Kelsey McNiel

Sex Offenders Exposed
Are sex offender laws causing more harm than good?
"...sessions. But then, three years later, he got a DWI; he was sent to prison, where he spent four..."

Sept. 10, 2010 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Naked City
News briefs from Austin, the region, and beyond
"...were honored April 20 by the National Center for DWI Courts and Beam (as in Jim) Global Spirits &..."

April 23, 2010 News Feature

Travis County's Specialty Courts
"...DWI court..."

March 26, 2010 News Feature

City Counseling: CU L8R, Texters!
Technology takes a backseat to safety
"...officers from personally conducting phlebotomies (blood draws) on suspected DWI motorists. Texans for Accountable Government spokesdude John Bush testified..."

Oct. 30, 2009 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

The Common Law
Should I Take the Breathalyzer?
"...Breathalyzers actually multiply the amount of alcohol in a DWI suspect's breath sample by 2,100 to get the blood-alcohol..."

May 15, 2009 Column by Stephen Toland

Krusee in the Clear
DWI charges against former Wilco state rep dropped
"...behind him. This morning it was announced that the DWI charge he faced has been dropped for lack of..."

Nov. 17, 2008 News Post by Richard Whittaker

DPS Withholds Krusee Arrest Vid
AG agrees that releasing tape may endanger prosecution
"...Remember the recent DWI arrest of outgoing state Rep. Mike Krusee, R-Round Rock?..."

May 21, 2008 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Kubiak's Gutsy Call Clinches Victory
"...the game by coach Jack Del Rio. In other NFL/DWI news, Dallas Cowboy (and former Houston Texan) Marcus Coleman..."

Nov. 13, 2006 Sports Post by Mark Fagan

PR Woes at TABC
Tough times for the TABC as agency's Sales to Intoxicated Persons enforcement program comes under increasing fire
"...most individuals pulled over by police on suspicion of DWI reported consuming their last beverage at Dallas (the TABC..."

April 28, 2006 News Feature by Jordan Smith

The Common Law
Are Texas Drunk Driving Laws Tough Enough?
" never be concerned with that status of Texas DWI law is to avoid driving under the influence altogether...."

Dec. 30, 2005 Column by Luke Ellis

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...on Feb. 20 pleaded "no contest" to the misdemeanor DWI charge brought against him in connection with a November..."

Feb. 27, 2004 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Page Two
Bite the bullet and vote.
"...had been hit by Ben Bentzin with his Barrientos DWI spot, but Governor Rick Perry outdid him with his..."

Nov. 1, 2002 Column by Louis Black

Naked City
Low Road at High Speed
"...Ben Bentzin campaign ad featuring the Sen. Gonzalo Barrientos DWI video, the mud-slinging season reaches its full efflorescence. By..."

Oct. 25, 2002 News Feature by Michael King

Knee-Jerk Reactions
APD Chief Knee announces plans to fix the city's police response time problems and reduce traffic fatalities. But will simply moving cops around work?
" plan a beef-up in traffic enforcement and especially DWI enforcement, Knee said. He did not mince words, calling..."

June 7, 2002 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Naked City
South Austin Democrats give Mayor Kirk Watson the Yeller Dawg award of the year, Geoff Rips goes to work for AISD, City Council will have new meeting places next year.
"...pressure to resign his post in light of a DWI charge filed against him in January, as well as..."

Oct. 22, 1999 News Feature by Amy Smith

Judge on Trial
County Court at Law No. 5 Candidates Want Aguilar Out
"...the county's attempts to raise the charge to a DWI - and the whole thing fell apart in an..."

March 6, 1998 News Feature by Amy Smith

A Day With Heart
"...Travis County Attorney General's Office hosts Austin EMS/STAR Flight DWI Awareness Program, a graphic, 50-minute, free program, Tue., Dec...."

Dec. 1, 1995 Column

Headlines / Quote of the Week
"...Austin Police Department is currently conducting a No Refusal DWI initiative that runs 10pm-5am nightly until Jan. 3, 2021...."

Dec. 25, 2020 News Feature

Headlines / Quote of the Week
"...jump on Labor Day drunk driving stops with a DWI initiative running nightly, 9pm-5am, effective now through Sept. 7,..."

Aug. 28, 2020 News Feature

Travis County Jail Population Continues to Drop
COVID-19 accelerates the trend, despite Abbott’s pushback
"...County Attorney David Escamilla, “if somebody arrested for a DWI has on his record a 10-year-old bar fight to..."

April 7, 2020 News Post by Michael King

Criminal Justice Advocates and Officials at Odds Over Pandemic Precautions
Campaigning by another name
"...while license invalid” cases, unless they involve a previous DWI or are a result of a vehicle accident, “and..."

March 18, 2020 News Post by Michael King

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