Sunday, October 11, 2009

Faked breathalyzer inspections


What a clusterfark this is!

And she only got one year in prison for this?

1200 DWI convictions in Texas to be set aside

HOUSTON (AP) -- More than 1,200 driving while intoxicated convictions in Harris County are invalid after a contractor was convicted of faking inspections of alcohol breath testing devices, prosecutors said.

Deetrice Wallace, a Department of Public Safety contractor, told investigators that she had falsified inspections records for the South Houston and Clute police department intoxilyzers.

Wallace was prosecuted for three counts of tampering with a governmental record and on Friday was sentenced to a year in prison.

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