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What Are Police Looking For When They Stop My Vehicle?

What Are Police Looking For When They Stop My Vehicle?

Don’t get caught off guard if you’re pulled over on suspicion of drunk driving. It’s important to be prepared, even if you think it could never happen to you. Here’s what the police are paying attention to when they stop your car:  Traffic Violations or Alarming...
What Should I Expect During a Brooklyn DWI Arrest?

What Should I Expect During a Brooklyn DWI Arrest?

Being arrested for a DWI is a frightening experience. You can protect your rights by learning what to expect during an arrest in Brooklyn and how to fight the charges against you. Here’s what you should know.  You’ll Be Patted Down First, you’ll be asked to get out of...
What Happens If You Refuse a Breathalyzer Test in New York?

What Happens If You Refuse a Breathalyzer Test in New York?

Refusing A Breathalyzer Test If you’re pulled over on suspicion of driving while intoxicated, chances are the officer who stopped you will ask you to submit to a breathalyzer test. A breathalyzer test is a portable device that you blow into that will measure your BAC,...
DWI Checkpoints: Are They Legal?

DWI Checkpoints: Are They Legal?

In every state, it’s illegal to drive a vehicle while under the influence of alcohol (DWI). However, the rights of citizens — even when they are suspected of drinking and driving — are protected by constitutional law and police officers are limited in how...
What Is Arraignment in A New York DWI?

What Is Arraignment in A New York DWI?

What Happens After A DWI Arrest? It is a daunting experience to face DWI allegations in New York, and one of the most common questions you might have as a family member is what happens after a DWI arrest and when can I see my loved ones again. Possible Bail In...
What Does a DWI Police Report Have to Do with My Case?

What Does a DWI Police Report Have to Do with My Case?

New  York DWI Incident Report A police report is collected at the scene of a car accident, but officers also must record what happens when they make an arrest. This means that if you were pulled over and charged with DWI in Brooklyn, there’s a report out there about...
What Happens After a Brooklyn DWI Arrest?

What Happens After a Brooklyn DWI Arrest?

It can be very nerve wracking to be arrested for DWI in Brooklyn. You might not have all of your wits about you and are probably concerned about possible criminal consequences of a conviction. Even though this is an anxiety provoking situation, try to remain calm....
How Can I Avoid A DWI Charge In New York?

How Can I Avoid A DWI Charge In New York?

Being accused of DWI is serious in any state but you should always take an allegation of driving while impaired in New York extremely seriously particularly if you’ve already been convicted in the past. The easiest way to avoid a DWI charge is to never get...
What is the Brooklyn DWI Process?

What is the Brooklyn DWI Process?

If you’re concerned about being pulled over for DWI, you’re not alone. Most people don’t want to see flashing lights in their rear mirror. What appears to be a simple pullover can turn into a problem quickly if the officer alleges that you’ve...