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Detecting Drunk Drivers at Night

Use Their Science Against ThemImage via WikipediaOur friends at the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) have created a booklet for law enforcement called "Guide for Detecting Drunk Drivers at Night."  This guide sets forth some of the most common and reliable indicators of drunk driving, such as: Turning with a wide radius; Straddling the center or land etc.  What's more, they have assigned a probability of intoxication to each of the indicators.  For example, a person who turns with a wide radius will have a blood-alcohol concentration of .10 or higher 65 out of 100 times.  A person...

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