Peter Eadsforth, 44, had been at a friend’s house drinking and watching rugby before later getting behind the wheel of his Jaguar on February 23 on Lawrence Road in Insch.
A motorist who called police to report another driver was drunk following an accident “forgot” he was also over the limit when officers arrived, police said.
A man has been caught driving in Aberdeen while nearly five-times the drink-drive limit, according to police.
A cut in the number of traffic police officers has led to a significant drop in people being prosecuted for driving while using a mobile phone, the RAC has told the BBC.
A drink-driver must do unpaid work after being caught more than five times the legal limit.
A drink-driver who crashed his car in Aberdeen has been banned from the road.
A contractor on his way to work on a new north-east school crashed into a roundabout while almost three times the legal alcohol limit.
Former glamour model Katie Price was found slumped in a “very” drunken state in the back of her vomit-covered pink Range Rover after police saw the vehicle collide with a grass verge, a court has heard.
Former glamour model Katie Price has been charged with drink-driving after allegedly being almost twice the legal limit while behind the wheel of her pink Range Rover, a court has heard.
The number of drink-drive fatalities has reached its highest level since 2009, according to provisional estimates.
A man has been jailed after police caught him driving in Aberdeen while more than three times the legal alcohol limit.
A 14-year-old was among 322 motorists caught drink-driving in Northern Ireland over the Christmas period, police have said.
Police say a Connecticut woman charged with driving under the influence was drunk on vanilla extract, which contains a significant amount of alcohol.
Arhip Hodge, who now has three convictions for drink-driving, was caught with the “extraordinarily high” reading on Gray Street, Aberdeen, after a member of the public called the police.
Police who put out a call for volunteers to get drunk in order to help train officers carry out sobriety tests say they have had an “overwhelming response”.
An Aberdeen man has appeared in court charged with assault to injury and the danger of life.
More than 500 people were caught drink or drug-driving by police over the festive period, including one driver found to be almost seven times over the legal limit.
An Aberdeen forensic science student was caught drink-driving when police saw him going the wrong way down a one-way street.
Ryan Dow, 22, who has a previous drink-driving conviction, also struggled violently with officers after they eventually caught him.
A north-east woman has been charged in connection with drink driving.
A woman has been charged with allegedly driving at more than three times the drink-drive limit.
Two people have been charged days after the launch of a campaign to stop drink drivers.
A woman has caught allegedly drink driving in the north-east while almost six times the limit after a member of the public called police.
Police have charged 16 people in the last week in connection with drink-driving.
Five north-east motorists have been charged over alleged drink-driving in the space of just 24 hours.
A man banned from the road for drink driving has been caught behind the wheel.
More than 10 people were caught drink driving in the north-east last weekend.
Defence agent Les Green said his client Haydn Bradshaw had consumed two cans of Special Brew after driving, but accepted he would still have been over the limit from the night before.
A student was caught by police doing doughnuts in a car park while more than four times the legal alcohol limit.
A third-time drink-driver has admitted getting behind the wheel in the north-east while almost five times the limit.