Sobering Up Administrator

Sobering Up Administrator

Sobering Up: A blog about drunk driving, alcohol addiction, and criminal justice, is anything but a corporate blog. Sobering Up is an opportunity for anyone interested or involved in the issues of drunk driving, alcohol-fueled crime, alcohol dependence and addiction, and the justice system to participate in the conversation.
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Can Breath Spray Send You to Jail?

Last month CNN ran a story from their affiliate, WSB, in Atlanta, about the Breathalyzer Equalizer. The product...

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NHTSA Report: 70% of drunk drivers in fatal accidents are twice the legal limit

According to 2010 alcohol-related traffic fatality data released by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), more than...

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On the Road

As a small business owner on the road for over half of every year traveling a two-state area, things...

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The Costs of Drunk Driving: How to Save $37 Billion a Year

Take a look at this infographic from www.carinsurance.org on the costs of drunk driving.

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Making a Difference: York, PA Closing the Supervision Gap for Repeat Drunk Drivers

According to officials in York County, Pennsylvania, in any given year, 125 drunk drivers are responsible for 600...

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National Center for State Courts Launches One-Stop Shop for Traffic Safety Issues

The National Center for State Courts has launched a new web page designed as a one-stop shop of...

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Alcohol Monitoring Systems Walks Like MADD – Denver

On Saturday August 4, 2012 a team of Alcohol Monitoring System employees joined over 1,000 other walker to...

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Office of Justice Programs Launches Grants 101 Web Page

The U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs (OJP) has launced a new web page designed to...

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Do AA and Treatment Programs Really Fail Young Addicts?

In a recent opinion piece in the Washington Post, “How AA Fails Young Addicts,” Chelsea Carmona, who attended...

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NACo Passes Resolution Supporting Transdermal Testing for Pre-Trial Populations

At last week’s National Association of Counties (NACo) annual meeting in Pittsburgh, the NACo Justice and Public Safety...