California police arrested 1,226 people for driving under the influence on Labor Day weekend this year. This is a sharp increase from the previous year, during which there were 1,168 DUI arrests on the holiday weekend. If you were one of these drivers, then you probably have a long list of questions about DUI and … Continue reading
In California, a DUI is a wobbler offense, meaning it can be a misdemeanor or a felony depending on the circumstances. If you have been charged with a DUI, call us today.
Each year around the holiday season, traffic on the roadways increases significantly. It is estimated that 30 percent of all Americans travel during holiday celebrations. As you can imagine, with a surge in travel also comes a rise in DUI-related traffic incidents. In 2013 alone, 10,076 people were killed in alcohol-related vehicular accidents, accounting for … Continue reading
When you are arrested for DUI in the state of California, the procedure from the time of being pulled over to being charged is rapid—and a significant portion of your immediate future hangs in the balance of those few minutes. Immediately following an arrest, the officer must immediately forward a copy of the suspension (or … Continue reading
If you have been accused of driving under the influence in California, there are several things you need to know to know about your rights when it comes to chemical testing. Whenever you get behind the wheel of a car in the United States, you are under the auspices of implied consent. Understanding Implied Consent Every … Continue reading
In 1990, a law was passed in California that made it possible for law enforcement authorities to immediately suspend the license of any person caught driving under the influence. This law, known as Administrative Per Se (APS), was implemented as a means to address and combat the state’s 1,500 annual crash-related deaths in which alcohol … Continue reading