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Married couple among six pulled up at Paraparumu drink driving checkpoint

They were both found to be over the limit.

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Girl's heartwarming note to police after drunk driver incident

"I just wanted to thank you for helping everybody … Thank you for standing out in the cold."

From Monday the new laws come into place in Victoria.

Crackdown of zero tolerance for drink drivers in Aussie state

The strict new laws in Victoria come into effect on Monday.

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Cases include violent and sexual offences, as well as drink-driving and rental disputes.

The 56-year-old widow was found three times over the limit.

Driveway too long to walk down, drunk driver claims

She also didn't want to do community work, being too wealthy to have ever had a job.

LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 25:  Dennis Rodman attends a basketball game between the Golden State Warriors and the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center on November 25, 2016 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Noel Vasquez/Getty Images,)

Dennis Rodman arrested under suspicion of DUI

The former NBA star reportedly failed a breathalyzer test.

The scene of the crash.

Drunk Russian crashes tank into supermarket to steal bottle of wine

After crashing, he allegedly climbed out, strolled the aisles and stole some booze.

Michael Lester was charged with a DUI after he called the police to report his own drunk driving.

Drunk driver calls police on himself

When told to pull over and wait for police, Michael Lester parked his truck in the middle of the road.

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Early morning drunk driver shocks police

The woman, in her 50s, was almost 6 times over the limit - at 7am on New Year's Day.

If the man gets his 10th drink driving conviction, he'll equal Misa Patu's unwanted record.

Serial drink driver caught six times over legal limit in Hamilton

The man already has nine convictions for drink driving.

Dan Carter's blood alcohol level was nearly twice the limit when he was pulled over.

Dan Carter lightly fined for drink driving - report

A Kiwi journalist says his fine was a quarter of what would normally be expected.

Codd leaves court in tears following the new ruling.

No jail for mother who blew six times over legal limit with toddler in car

"You've realised the low ebb that you hit," said the judge.

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Police announce North Island weekend drink driving blitz

Officers will target drivers under the influence as the festive season draws near.

Pua Magasiva

Shortland Street star charged for drink driving

Pua Magasiva was over the legal limit.

"Designated drivers are the true unsung heroes on our roads," says Ms Pillay.

Sober drivers get free coke in New Zealand

Nearly 200 restaurants and bars have signed up as part of the promotion.

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Bieber's manager reveals breakdown 'hell'

His longtime manager says "it was worse than people realised".

The houses are now "uninhabitable"

Australian bus driver 10 times over legal limit

He crashed through two houses.

The footage of Zhenghang Yu proved he was "certainly in no state to drive", Det Sgt Matthews said.

Police release 'shocking' CCTV from Auckland hit-and-run case

Police say the tape proves Zhenghang Yu was in "no state to drive" when he killed teen Jacob Pakura.

The couple went on their drunken rampage in MacDonald Kinlock Rannoch Hotel in Perthshire.

Drunk, naked elderly couple fined after luxury hotel rampage

The pensioners ran through the hotel with scissors.

Kiernan Roberts.

The horrors of drink driving

The mother of a boy knocked off his bike has shared shocking photos of his horrific injuries.