Year: 2019

Florida Drunk Driving Defense Attorneys

If you have been involved in an arrest for DUI in Florida, you may face a lengthy driver’s license suspension. It is commonly known that a DUI may result in criminal charges, but the associated DMV hearing may not be fully understood. Following a DUI arrest, a driver only has…

Florida Criminal Defense Attorneys

A Santa Fe college student was found in possession of cocaine when their wallet was turned into the Santa Fe College lost and found. While the contents of the wallet were inventoried, a small plastic bag that contained a white powdery substance was found. The substance field-tested positive for cocaine,…

Florida DUI Defense Lawyers

Driving under the influence is a serious offense. In the United States, drunk drivers cause approximately one out of every three traffic-related deaths. Every day, 29 people die in car crashes involving a drunk driver. In 2017, the Florida DMV reported there were 43,899 citations issued for DUI violations. Of…

A Columbia County Sheriff’s Deputy was patrolling the area of Bascom Norris and U.S. Highway 90 when he observed a grey pickup turn right on Bascom Norris Road with a turn signal. Once the vehicle crossed the railroad tracks, the vehicle drifted into the opposite lane of travel and stayed…

A vast majority of DUI cases start with a law enforcement officer conducting a traffic stop on a vehicle for some type of infraction. The infractions vary from speeding all the way to failure to maintain a single lane. Generally speaking, to conduct a valid traffic stop, an officer needs…

Florida Criminal Defense Attorneys

The Ocala Police Department conducted a traffic stop around the 800 block of North Pine Avenue on a motor vehicle after running the license plate of the vehicle and finding that the registered owner of the vehicle did not have a valid license. The officer then made contact with the…

In Florida, the police may charge you with DUI, even if you were not actually driving at the time of the incident. If you are intoxicated and behind the wheel of a vehicle, you are “in actual physical control” of the vehicle under the law, even if the keys are…

If you were arrested and charged with driving under the influence (DUI), you are not alone. In 2018, there were 32,177 DUI arrests in Florida, 108 of which were in Ocala, 172 in Gainesville, and 467 in Fort Lauderdale. DUI means driving when your normal faculties are impaired, or when…