Holiday Drinking and DUIs: How to Avoid a Criminal Charge While Celebrating

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The holiday season is a festive time for family and friends to get together and celebrate with food, drinks and gifts. Holiday parties and events are in full swing this month, which means there will be an increase in alcohol consumption for many adults. Drinking and driving also increases during this time, which results in … Continue reading

Why Do I Need an Attorney After Receiving a DUI on Thanksgiving?

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Thanksgiving is a holiday filled with celebrations and fun times with family members and friends, but it can also be a dangerous time on the road. Many people drink alcohol and go out and party the night before Thanksgiving Day, as well as during that weekend. This means that many people are at risk for … Continue reading

Are Dui Tests Accurate

The results from field sobriety tests and breath tests used in a drunk driving investigation are not always 100-percent accurate. It is no secret that the state of California cracks down hard on drivers who operate vehicles while intoxicated. Certainly, this makes sense as the facts are clear that when drunk, a person is unable … Continue reading

Bay Area officer may face liability in “dirty DUI” scheme

A California police officer may face civil liability for his alleged involvement in a “dirty DUI” scheme, which was purportedly waged by a private investigator against a client’s estranged husband in an effort to tarnish the man’s reputation. As reported by Courthouse News, the scheme involved setting up the husband by recruiting women to ply … Continue reading

California continues to crack down on drunk driving with “hot list” program

The California Department of Motor Vehicles is expanding on a program that provides law enforcement agencies around the state with the names of drivers who have suspended or revoked licenses. The DMV will send participating police departments a biweekly list that officers can then use to keep Californians with suspended or revoked licenses off the … Continue reading

California police aggressively targeting drunk drivers in the New Year

Many law enforcement agencies have run extensive crackdowns on drunk driving during the holidays. Motorists may have even encountered police roadblocks as they traveled throughout various cities in California. While the holidays may be over, law enforcement officers have remained committed to removing drunk drivers from state roadways. With more police on the roads and … Continue reading