Drunk Driving (DWI or DUI)

Drunk Driving refers to the criminal offense of operating a motor vehicle with a blood alcohol content exceeding the legal limit. Drinking and Driving is also called Driving Under the Influence ("DUI"), Driving While Intoxicated ("DWI") or impaired driving. It represents a major cause of automobile accidents and is punishable by fines, penalties and/or imprisonment in many countries. The primary tools that law enforcement uses to combat DWI are the field sobriety test and the breathalyzer.