White Plains is the perfect place to celebrate Independence Day with friends and family. You can enjoy the fireworks at Waterfront Park, stay at home and whip up your July Fourth favorites, or hit the downtown bars.
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New York introduced the Impaired Driver Program to prevent fatalities, disabilities, and injuries from drug- and alcohol-related auto accidents. Formerly known as the Drinking Driver Program, the IDP teaches participants how to identify and change risky behaviors involving drugs and alcohol.
DWI and DWAI convictions come with life-changing penalties. In addition to a fine, jail time, and the possible installation of an ignition interlock device, offenders will face a license suspension or revocation, the duration of which depends on the defendant’s criminal record.
Many people who face DWI charges may have avoided legal troubles if they understood their rights during the DWI traffic stop. First, you have the right to remain silent – and you should exercise that right. You should never lie, but you also should not answer the officer’s questions because the prosecuting authority can use your statements as evidence against you.