DUI

Arizona Sees Big Decline in DUI Cases Over July 4th Weekend

Arizona Sees Big Decline in DUI Cases Over July 4th Weekend

The COVID epidemic has taken drivers off the road for the 4th of July, leading to less traffic stops and DUI arrests. As Arizona has become a hot spot of the COVID-19 epidemic, it was expected to a much smaller number of drivers on the roads for the 4th of July. The holiday weekend saw …

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San Francisco Getting Rid of Cash Bail?

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]San Francisco’s District Attorney made a hallmark decision to end the cash bail system for the entire city.[/vc_column_text][vc_separator][vc_column_text]In an effort to increase public safety, save taxpayers’ money, and demonstrate social justice, the San Francisco Attorney General Chesa Boudin ordered the city prosecutors to end requests for cash bail. California had already signed a bill into …

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Maricopa County’s Diversion Program Eliminates Participation Fee

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Maricopa County aims to keep nonviolent first-time offenders out of prison with waiving their diversion program’s entry fee[/vc_column_text][vc_separator][vc_column_text]In the past, if you were a first time offender with a drug-related or non-violent crime, you could get out of prison time (depending on your case) by taking an expensive diversion program. The entry fee for one …

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Nevada Re-Analyzes THC Blood Level Limit for Drivers

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Nevada state lawmakers are coming together to create a better system of regulating drivers under the influence of marijuana.[/vc_column_text][vc_separator][vc_column_text]Blood Alcohol Content (BAC) is the measurement used for law enforcement and the medical field to determine how inebriated you are. BAC is pretty good indicator for impairment for everyone across the board. For marijuana, however, the …

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Clark County District Attorney Charging DUI Drivers with Murder

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Clark County’s District Attorney has started a new trend of charging fatal DUI drivers with second-degree murder[/vc_column_text][vc_separator][vc_column_text]New Year’s is one of the most dangerous holidays on the road for drunk drivers, which means much more law enforcement on patrol. With an uptick in the odds of getting caught and charges, the risks involved with driving …

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Nevada Police Increases Size of DUI Patrols for Holiday Season

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]As Arizona changes over to digital medical marijuana cards via email, the positive effects could be felt elsewhere.[/vc_column_text][vc_separator][vc_column_text]As the holiday season rolls by, the average person increases the frequency and intensity of their alcohol consumption. With this trend comes an increase in drivers under the influence. In response, police in Nevada are stepping up their …

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‘Drinksgiving’ is the Busiest Night for Bars and Police

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The Wednesday before Thanksgiving, known as ‘Drinksgiving’, comes with busy bars and an increased police presence.[/vc_column_text][vc_separator][vc_column_text]Surprisingly, the Wednesday night before Thanksgiving has become the busiest night of the year for bars and clubs. Surpassing New Year’s Eve and Fourth of July in bar business, this day has earned the nickname ‘Drinksgiving’. As patrons swarm the …

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