California Vehicle Code 23153

California Vehicle Code 23153

  The results of a DUI accident can be serious but the results of a DUI accident with injury can be even more consequential. If you find yourself in the position of facing a DUI under California Vehicle Code 23153, it is imperative that you fully comprehend the entirety of the situation and the allegations you are facing. The code states that it is illegal to operate a vehicle while engaging in any other form of conduct that is already

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St Patrick’s Day Tips to Avoid a DUI

St Patrick’s Day Tips to Avoid a DUI

St Patrick’s Day Tips to Avoid a DUI What to Expect on St. Patrick’s   While St. Patrick’s Day celebrations may look a little different this year due to the ongoing state of the Covid-19 pandemic, extra precautions should still be taken to ensure yours and others safety. Over the years, St. Patrick’s Day has proven to be a big day for drinking with high spirits and plenty of intoxicated individuals at bars, restaurants, and gatherings to celebrate. Even with

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Aftermath of the Holiday DUI Enforcement Period

Aftermath of the Holiday DUI Enforcement Period

Aftermath of the Holiday DUI Enforcement Period Amidst a global pandemic, it came as a shock to California to see a rather large spike in DUI arrests after the holidays. This spike also played its part in San Diego county. California Highway Patrol (CHP) reported their officers arresting 573 individuals for DUI’s statewide. This is more than double the statistic for 2019, at 271 DUI arrests. San Diego county was home to 30 of the arrests that took place over

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2020 Drunk Driving Statistics

2020 Drunk Driving Statistics

2020 Drunk Driving Statistics  As 2020 is coming to a close, let’s take a look at an overview of the nation’s drunk driving statistics for the year. Due to the current state of the country during the COVID-19 pandemic, these 2020 nationwide statistics look a little different compared to previous years. With less businesses open, fewer vehicles have been on the road. As a result, fewer opportunities to drive under the influence have arose.   Nationwide Statistics 2020 Surveys conducted

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Tips for “Expunging” a San Diego DUI

Tips for “Expunging” a San Diego DUI

Tips for “Expunging” a San Diego DUI Expungement is the legal term for clearing your record or arrests and convictions. Moreover, it is a post-conviction process. The conviction will still count as a DUI prior and for DMV purposes. However, it will not be allowed to be used against you in a work-related manner. Firstly, you should determine if you are eligible for an expungement. Specific criteria and requirements must be met before you can apply for an expungement of

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Quick Tips for How to Improve Your Situation Before DUI Court

Quick Tips for How to Improve Your Situation Before DUI Court

Quick Tips on How to Improve Your Situation Before DUI Court Here are some quick tips for how to improve your situation before your DUI court date. Being convicted of a DUI is never one’s desired outcome after a night out or a few too many drinks after work. It’s easy to assume the worst-case scenario when convicted of a DUI, and one should in order to be the most prepared. However, there are a few things you can do

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The Truth About Breath & Blood Tests

The Truth About Breath & Blood Tests

The Truth About Breath & Blood Tests Here is a little insight into the truth about breath and blood tests when charged with DUI.  Always do either test voluntarily. DUI officers sometimes do not properly explain a driver’s obligation to submit to a breath or blood test after an arrest or detention of a California DUI. Often an out of state driver is confused when asked to complete a breath or blood test and refuses, possibly leading to a “Refusal.” The

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Key Things to Know About DUI Checkpoints – 4th of July

Key Things to Know About DUI Checkpoints – 4th of July

Key Things to Know About DUI Checkpoints – 4th of July   Key things to know about DUI checkpoints before, during, and after the 4th of July.  San Diego 4th of July Aftermath This year’s San Diego 4th of July aftermath looked a little different than previous years. The 4th of July in San Diego has always been a hub for driving under the influence and DUI convictions. Due to COVID-19 and the restrictions in place because of it; the

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Top 10 Steps to Protecting Yourself after a San Diego DUI during Coronavirus/COVID-19

Top 10 Steps to Protecting Yourself after a San Diego DUI during Coronavirus/COVID-19

Here are the top 10 steps to protecting yourself after a San Diego DUI during Coronavirus/COVID-19: 1. Protecting your legal rights by following these essential Tips to Avoid a California DUI If arrested, immediately after your DUI get a San Diego County DUI Law Center attorney referral 2. Research; Find the best San Diego DUI lawyer look at San Diego county attorney’s DUI videos, victories, reviews, and role in possible outcomes 3. Avoid having your license suspended upon scheduling a DMV hearing To

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Why Does the DUI Process Take so Long to Get Answers?

Why Does the DUI Process Take so Long to Get Answers?

Why Does the DUI Process Take so Long to Get Answers? At the beginning of the DUI defense process in San Diego county, you must first understand what true unreasonableness it is to expect an attorney to tell you exactly what is going to happen. Penalties are always potentially very significant. Your top DUI Specialist Attorney will be better prepared and cater most of its focus towards “attention to detail.” This is why in instances of needing a DUI lawyer it is smart to

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