Archives for April 2014

Minnesota Cracks Down on Distracted Driving

Minnesota Authorities Hand Out 550 Distracted Driving Tickets in 10 Days Between April 11th and April 20th, Minnesota law enforcement agencies cited 550 drivers for distracted driving, especially texting and driving, as part of an education campaign. According to the preliminary information from … [Read more...]

SC Senate Votes For Texting and Driving Ban

SC Senate Passes Texting and Driving Ban, House Votes on Separate Bill South Carolina is one of the few states left in the US that does not have a statewide texting and driving ban. However, both the Senate and the House recently passed legislation to ban texting and driving across the Palmetto … [Read more...]

Beaufort Texting and Driving Ban Is Mostly Warnings

Beaufort’s Texting and Driving Ban Focuses on Warning Drivers, Not Ticketing Them Local governments across the state of South Carolina have issued bans on texting and driving in the last year. One local government, Beaufort County, has had a texting and driving ban in place for about a year and a … [Read more...]

US Launches Campaign Against Distracted Driving

Federal Campaign Against Distracted Driving Kicks Off with Awareness Month April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month, and this year, the US Department of Transportation kicks off the country’s first ever anti-distracted driving advertising campaign. "This campaign puts distracted … [Read more...]

49er’s Culliver Arrested for Bicycle Accident, Criminal Charges

Cornerback for 49ers Arrested on Criminal Charges for Causing Bicycle Accident Chris Culliver, the cornerback for the 49ers, was arrested on Friday, March 28th, on criminal charges including causing a bicycle accident. Culliver, who is currently out of jail after posting bail, was arrested on … [Read more...]

Orangeburg Man Faces Felony Charges in Motorcycle Accident

Suspect Arrested on Felony Charges for Manslaughter, DUI After Motorcycle Accident A man from Orangeburg now faces felony charges related to a motorcycle accident that killed the off-road bike’s driver. The suspect, 41-year-old Shareef Shabazz, may also face criminal charges for possibly beating … [Read more...]