Category Archives: Florida Highway Patrol

DUI Enforcement in Tampa over Memorial Day Weekend

The Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office issued a press release on Thursday, May 22, 2014, about Operation 3D Saturation. Although no checkpoints are scheduled, deputies will be on the lookout for impaired drivers this Memorial Day weekend. HCSO will also be using increased patrol units county wide from Friday, May 23, 2014 at 8:00 p.m. until […]

Florida Highway Patrol Says “Don’t Drink and Drive!”

On December 2, 2013, the Florida Highway Patrol launched its attempt at an “innovative” public awareness campaign. According to the FHP, this video is aimed at stopping college-aged adults from driving impaired. The video is narrated by Captain Nancy Rasmussen, the FHP’s Chief of Public Affairs. It starts with a Lt. Jimmie Collins as  a […]

Driving While Blonde and FHP Trooper Melvin Arthur’s Creepy DUI Statistics

The evidence showed that Trooper Melvin Arthur got a good look at Sally Adams before he decided to stop her for having a broken tag light. On the arrest video where Sally Adams was wrongfully accused of DUI, Trooper Arthur Melvin forgot to turn off the mic before he told the other troopers: “I put […]

Scott Kunstmann, Florida Highway Patrol DUI Trooper, Accused of Misconduct

Trooper Scott Kunstmann started his career with the Florida Highway Patrol in 2007. He looks proud and excited in his graduation picture from the training academy. When he started with FHP he probably never imagined that he would be arrested and charged with perjury and official misconduct. On November 5, 2012, the State Attorney’s Office […]