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When a driver is arrested for DWI in White Plains, they may be surprised to find that law enforcement officials will confiscate their vehicle following the arrest. Why? Well, going back to 2010, lawmakers along with law enforcement agencies were searching for a way to help deter a person charged with driving under the influence… Read More »
A reporter for the New York Times recently published an article that shed light on one of the biggest issues the criminal justice system sees today, police lying while giving their testimony on a criminal matter. Police are often the first to come in contact with a suspect, or a potential suspect, and use their… Read More »
Last month, award-winning rapper, T.I., whose real name is Clifford Harris, was arrested right outside of his gated home located nearby to Atlanta. After having left his key, he arrived at the guardhouse only to find a sleeping security guard who he had trouble waking to let him through. Unfortunately, things took a turn for… Read More »
The last thing anyone wants, or needs, is to be pulled over by a NY police officer and handed a speeding ticket. The fact is, not only might a speeding ticket cause your insurance rates to increase, but it could also have an adverse impact on your driving record. You see, when you accept a… Read More »
If you get a DWI conviction, you can expect your insurance rates to spike upon reinstating your license. Insurance providers consider people with a history of drinking and driving to be high-risk motorists and charge them as such for coverage.
Most Americans use some form of social media nowadays. According to The Statistics Portal, 81 percent of the U.S. population had at least one social network profile in 2017, which represents a 3-percent increase from 2016.
According to Press Connects, first-time DWI offenders in Broom County can opt to avoid tarnishing their criminal record by taking part in a special ankle monitoring program for three months. The voluntary program was launched by the District Attorney’s Office in January of this year.
In the state of New York, the penalties for driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol can range in severity, but they typically include a fine, a jail term, a license revocation, and higher insurance rates. Although the potential of receiving such penalties is undeniably stressful, a conviction is not necessarily imminent just because… Read More »
If you have ever seen a movie or television show in which a character gets arrested, you have probably heard at least some portion of the Miranda Warning. Most people are familiar with the actual verbiage—you have the right to remain silent; anything you say can and will be used against you—but there are a… Read More »
According to NBC New York, a Long Island police officer sustained life-threatening injuries in a suspected drunk driving accident while on DUI patrol earlier this month. The officer, who had been a member of the Nassau County Police Department for 12 years, was in an unmarked vehicle on Glen Cove Road in Roslyn when the… Read More »