If a police officer sees you driving erratically and suspects you of driving under the influence, or if someone reports you, you may have to go through one or more standardized field sobriety tests (SFSTs). SFSTs are designed to test an individual’s balance, coordination and divided attention. None of these tests are perfect, which is … Continue reading
Did you fail your SFST after being pulled over for driving under the influence? Our San Jose DUI defense lawyer can explain weaknesses in the SFST.
One major component of being arrested and convicted for a DUI is the standardized field sobriety test. These tests, also known as FSTs, are designed by law enforcement officials to record your balance, coordination and eye movement as evidence of your intoxication. After taking a breathalyzer test, an FST is the next step of the … Continue reading