Pearland Police officer charged with Driving While Intoxicated in patrol unit – KHOU

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Pearland Police officer charged with Driving While Intoxicated in patrol unit. Error loading player: No playable sources found. A police officer was arrested Saturday morning and is accused of driving drunk in a patrol unit. KHOU.com , KHOU 6:22 PM
Investigation underway after Pearland officer accused of driving while intoxicated KPRC Click2Houston

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Motoring myths: what ‘black boxes’ reveal about our driving habits

http://ift.tt/2AV4xzh 17-year-olds really the worst drivers? ‘Telematics’ boxes installed to cut insurance costs can show us how we drive

Billions of miles have been driven on Britain’s roads this decade in cars fitted with “telematics” boxes recording every detail of a driver’s behaviour – whether they are speeding on a 30mph urban road, how they are cornering on a country road, and how they are braking or accelerating on a motorway.

Installed in about 1m cars by insurance companies, they offer drivers – usually 17 to 25-year-olds – less costly insurance if they drive more carefully. But the telematics black boxes also reveal a wealth of data about how Britain drives – debunking a lot of modern myths, but confirming many others.

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