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#Dangerous Driving

# dangerous-driving - Tuesday 23 February, 2016

Driver charged over crash in which four of her friends died
# Dangerous Driving
# Dangerous Driving

Driver charged over crash in which four of her friends died

Feb 23rd 2016, 7:46 PM 46,166 Views 0 Comments

Dayna Kearney, 21, appeared before Athy District Court today.

# dangerous-driving - Tuesday 17 November, 2015

Drunk driver who killed a woman and paralysed another jailed for four years after successful appeal
# Dangerous Driving
# Dangerous Driving

Drunk driver who killed a woman and paralysed another jailed for four years after successful appeal

Nov 17th 2015, 2:20 PM 19,344 Views 29 Comments

Sean Casey (27) had originally been sentenced to seven years in prison.

# dangerous-driving - Monday 28 September, 2015

Man (45) arrested after driving wrong way down M1
# Dangerous Driving
# Dangerous Driving

Man (45) arrested after driving wrong way down M1

Sep 28th 2015, 4:13 PM 23,851 Views 9 Comments

The driver will appear before Dungannon Magistrates’ Court next month.

# dangerous-driving - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

Fewer people are being taken to court for drink driving offences
# Dangerous Driving
# Dangerous Driving

Fewer people are being taken to court for drink driving offences

Jul 14th 2015, 6:15 AM 7,754 Views 9 Comments

62% of the cases that appear before the District Court relate to road traffic offences, which is little change from the year previous.

# dangerous-driving - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

Driver caught on M50 with bed on roof, holding rope in their hands
# Asleep On The Wheel
# Asleep On The Wheel

Driver caught on M50 with bed on roof, holding rope in their hands

Jun 30th 2015, 12:10 PM 51,179 Views 70 Comments

Ah here.

# dangerous-driving - Monday 22 June, 2015

"Several" men arrested for dangerous driving after unofficial car rally
# Donegal
# Donegal

"Several" men arrested for dangerous driving after unofficial car rally

Jun 22nd 2015, 9:43 AM 28,893 Views 0 Comments

A video of the rally has been shared on social media.

# dangerous-driving - Friday 19 June, 2015

Gardaí are getting tough on anyone driving while disqualified
# Off The Road
# Off The Road

Gardaí are getting tough on anyone driving while disqualified

Jun 19th 2015, 8:44 AM 17,434 Views 56 Comments

They will now be arrested straight away.

# dangerous-driving - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

Man creates black ice using buckets of water to mask drink driving crash
# Dangerous Driving
# Dangerous Driving

Man creates black ice using buckets of water to mask drink driving crash

Feb 17th 2015, 10:03 PM 53,539 Views 39 Comments

Police said it took a half-ton of salt to melt the ice and make the road passable.

# dangerous-driving - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

One in 12 drivers are still using their mobile phone while driving
# Dangerous Driving
# Dangerous Driving

One in 12 drivers are still using their mobile phone while driving

Dec 31st 2014, 1:32 PM 8,422 Views 55 Comments

Despite Garda initiatives to crack down on it, the figures have risen since last year.

# dangerous-driving - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

Two young men arrested after 18-year-old knocked down and killed
# Dangerous Driving
# Dangerous Driving

Two young men arrested after 18-year-old knocked down and killed

Oct 15th 2014, 11:41 AM 15,688 Views 0 Comments

A 19-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving and driving whilst unfit through drink or drugs.

# dangerous-driving - Wednesday 6 August, 2014

Dangerous driving orders issued by the District Court down 42% over eight years
# Roads
# Roads

Dangerous driving orders issued by the District Court down 42% over eight years

Aug 6th 2014, 2:50 PM 5,894 Views 23 Comments

Latest Court Service figures show changes in the driving offences dealt with by the courts over the past decade.

# dangerous-driving - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

Turns out you didn't need to pass a driving test in Mexico City...until now
# Dangerous Driving
# Dangerous Driving

Turns out you didn't need to pass a driving test in Mexico City...until now

Jul 15th 2014, 10:45 PM 10,011 Views 11 Comments

Mexico’s roads are among the most dangerous in the world, nearly 50 people a day died last year.

# dangerous-driving - Sunday 13 July, 2014

Road Rage: Two Moto3 riders fight trackside after crash
# Dangerous Driving
From The42
# Dangerous Driving

Road Rage: Two Moto3 riders fight trackside after crash

Jul 13th 2014, 3:39 PM 6,785 Views 7 Comments

Bryan Schouten and Scott Deroue had to be pulled apart by officials.

# dangerous-driving - Thursday 26 June, 2014

Video shows car speeding the wrong way down a dual carriageway
# Dangerous Driving
# Dangerous Driving

Video shows car speeding the wrong way down a dual carriageway

Jun 26th 2014, 3:19 PM 23,236 Views 59 Comments

The video shows the car in what should have been the overtaking lane on the Limerick to Galway road.

# dangerous-driving - Thursday 22 May, 2014

Have you ever seen a friend drive under the influence of drugs? 1 in 6 have
# Motoring Offences
# Motoring Offences

Have you ever seen a friend drive under the influence of drugs? 1 in 6 have

May 22nd 2014, 7:55 AM 5,488 Views 24 Comments

A new survey from eFlow also reveals a high number of people speed regularly.

# dangerous-driving - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

Opinion: My sister was an innocent victim, wrongly taken. Our family will never be the same.
# Dangerous Driving
# Dangerous Driving

Opinion: My sister was an innocent victim, wrongly taken. Our family will never be the same.

May 21st 2014, 8:00 AM 117 Views 19 Comments

This is my message to every driver out there: it’s not worth the text, the speed or that one extra drink for the road.

# dangerous-driving - Thursday 20 March, 2014

Police think people may have driven over suspected explosive device
# Dangerous Driving
# Dangerous Driving

Police think people may have driven over suspected explosive device

Mar 20th 2014, 8:49 AM 7,250 Views 6 Comments

Police in Northern Ireland are examining the suspicious device which was found on a Belfast street.

# dangerous-driving - Friday 3 January, 2014

Video shows 'out-of-control' street car racing on New Year's Eve
# Belfast
# Belfast

Video shows 'out-of-control' street car racing on New Year's Eve

Jan 3rd 2014, 11:54 AM 25,059 Views 64 Comments

The cars are seen tearing up and down the Falls Road, watched by dozens of onlookers, with the PSNI trying to intervene.

# dangerous-driving - Wednesday 28 August, 2013

# dangerous-driving - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

Arsenal's Andre Santos arrested for dangerous driving
# Trouble
From The42
# Trouble

Arsenal's Andre Santos arrested for dangerous driving

Aug 22nd 2012, 2:09 PM 532 Views 0 Comments

The Brazilian left-back was detained near the club’s training ground last Friday morning.

# dangerous-driving - Monday 6 August, 2012

Fail! Over 50 per cent of vehicles did not pass the NCT this year
# Dangerous Driving
# Dangerous Driving

Fail! Over 50 per cent of vehicles did not pass the NCT this year

Aug 6th 2012, 6:40 PM 12,508 Views 88 Comments

More than 2,300 vehicles were deemed to be dangerous and failed the test.

# dangerous-driving - Monday 30 April, 2012

Jermaine Pennant charged with drink-driving
# Mischief
From The42
# Mischief

Jermaine Pennant charged with drink-driving

Apr 30th 2012, 4:07 PM 442 Views 2 Comments

The Stoke City winger will appear in court on 9 May to face charges of driving while drunk, legally disqualified and without insurance.

# dangerous-driving - Thursday 5 April, 2012

Woman arrested for texting while driving... with a baby in her lap
# Parenting
# Parenting

Woman arrested for texting while driving... with a baby in her lap

Apr 5th 2012, 10:21 AM 8,507 Views 60 Comments

The US mother’s children were taken into protective custody.

# dangerous-driving - Wednesday 14 March, 2012

Detective garda convicted of dangerous driving
# Courts
# Courts

Detective garda convicted of dangerous driving

Mar 14th 2012, 2:54 PM 5,459 Views 49 Comments

Kevin Keys was fined and disqualified for two years after being involved in a crash on the M50.

# dangerous-driving - Tuesday 23 August, 2011

Column: Road rage isn’t acceptable – it’s a threat to our society
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Road rage isn’t acceptable – it’s a threat to our society

Aug 23rd 2011, 7:40 AM 465 Views 42 Comments

Bad driving behaviour is a blight – and yes, we should be alarmed, writes ex-DCU president Ferdinand von Prondzynski.

# dangerous-driving - Friday 6 May, 2011

Woman "passed out at wheel, then ran over husband"
# Dangerous Driving
# Dangerous Driving

Woman "passed out at wheel, then ran over husband"

May 6th 2011, 12:21 PM 1,821 Views 0 Comments

A Dallas woman was arrested after falling asleep at the wheel of her car and then running over her husband with her vehicle.

# dangerous-driving - Thursday 28 October, 2010

Limerick man jailed over fatal car crash
# Courts
# Courts

Limerick man jailed over fatal car crash

Oct 28th 2010, 2:34 PM 982 Views 0 Comments

A Limerick businessman has been found guilty of dangerous driving causing death.

# dangerous-driving - Wednesday 21 July, 2010

Ireland's dumbest criminals?
# Dangerous
# Dangerous

Ireland's dumbest criminals?

Jul 21st 2010, 9:26 AM 1,054 Views 0 Comments

Days after a devastating road crash that took eight lives a group of young men post an outrageous youtube video