There were no immediate reports of injuries to anyone in the house. A blood-alcohol test determined the man was nearly three times over the legal limit to drive.
Juneau police will be doubling down on officers on duty for New Year’s Eve.
Leeann Thomas is project manager for the Safe Ride Home program, which will offer free cab rides from participating venues on Saturday from 9 p.m. until bar close.
Juneau Police Department would like to remind residents that Halloween celebrations this weekend bring an increase in pedestrians, according to a news release.
A Juneau resident blew a blood alcohol content of three times the legal driving limit early Monday after a single-vehicle incident and was arrested. Tautar Pearce, 37, was arrested on a charge of driving while intoxicated.
Norton Gregory is running for Juneau Assembly in the upcoming municipal election.
A police officer found one crushed and one half-full beer can on the driver side floor of the vehicle. His blood alcohol content was twice the legal limit.
Emergency crews responded to a car wreck just behind the Petersburg community gym Thursday morning – thankfully, this one was just a drill.
Video surveillance showed a car ramming the garage door, which was damaged.
Blood alcohol levels match well with a person’s impairment. But the THC in marijuana doesn’t move around the body the same way, so blood tests can miss people who are stoned.