Dead Man Driving

Number 16019
Subject State Government
Source WKRC-TV
State OH
Year 1999
Publication Date February 21, 1999
Summary WKRC-TV in Cincinnati revealed "how a multiple drunken driving offender, one with a DUI-related fatality and a lifetime driving suspension on his record, was able to repeatedly obtain driver's licenses, cars, and six more DUI convictions using the names of dead childhood friends. ... Our investigation uncovered major loopholes and weaknesses in Ohio's DUI laws, and in the way court and police records are kept."
Category IRE Contest Entry
Pages 18
Keywords VIDEOCLIP TAPE TRANSCRIPT; drunk driving; Cincinnati cars fatalities; fraud; records; management; DMV; BMV; social security numbers; identification; assumed identities
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