Police and fire briefs for Nov. 4, 2012

4 arrested on counts of intoxicated driving

Authorities arrested at least four people suspected of driving while intoxicated in East Baton Rouge Parish and booked them into Parish Prison between 2:30 p.m. Friday and 2:30 p.m. Saturday, booking records show. Those booked and the counts against them:

Jason Buddendorff, 23, 307 Lake Brantley Drive, Longwood, Fla., first-offense DWI and improper lane usage.

Alexanderio Coranes, 26, 10344 Red Oaks Drive, Baton Rouge, first-offense DWI, following too close and improper lane usage.

Joseph Picou, 35, 1513 Notting Hill Drive, Baton Rouge, first-offense DWI and careless driving.

Natalie Smith, 27, 1342 Tallwood Drive, Baton Rouge, first-offense DWI and careless driving

Compiled from staff reports. To talk to a crime reporter at The Advocate, call (225) 388-0369.