Car trouble can happen to anyone at any moment and can leave a person stranded on the side of the road. Upon encountering such a vehicle, authorities may stop in to check on the driver and offer assistance where necessary. Unfortunately, an incident that took place under similar circumstances in California has left a 23-year-old man facing DUI charges.
Being involved in a motorcycle accident can be a devastating experience that could leave a person with life-altering injuries. While dealing with serious injuries can be challenging enough as is, should authorities believe the accident occurred under suspicious circumstances, a person could also face criminal charges. A 60-year-old man is facing DUI charges after losing his leg during a recent motorcycle accident in California.
After a night out on the town having drinks with family or friends, many individuals in California may choose to forgo operating a motor vehicle and pursue alternate forms of transportation. However, a person might find it advisable to take care when choosing another method of travel, as operating any manner of vehicle during this time could lead to criminal charges. A 41-year-old man has reportedly received a citation for DUI after allegedly operating an electric scooter while impaired.
Being involved in a routine traffic stop can be a stressful and harrowing experience. However, attempting to evade a traffic stop is never advisable and may only lead law enforcement agents to have increased suspicion of unlawful activity. A 46-year-old man has been arrested and accused of DUI after allegedly leading police on a short pursuit during a recent incident in California.
A California man has recently been accused of driving under the influence in relation to his alleged involvement in an incident that is said to have taken place in the parking lot of a local shopping center. In addition to felony DUI charges, he also stands accused of assault. Those who face similar charges could choose to prepare for upcoming legal proceedings by seeking guidance from a defense attorney.
There may be numerous scenarios in which a driver might find it difficult to maintain proper lane control, ranging anywhere from momentary distraction to fatigue. Unfortunately, it may also be easy to assume that such behavior could be the result of intoxication. A 37-year-old man has been arrested and is facing DUI charges after authorities received reports of a driver exhibiting suspicious behavior in California.
A motor vehicle accident can take place in an instant and can place the safety of everyone nearby at risk. Following the initial impact, nearby drivers may find it challenging to react in time to avoid becoming involved. Similar instances can be even more of a concern when they occur at night, when visibility is reduced. A California woman has been charged with DUI after she was unable to avoid striking a man who had just been involved in a hit-and-run motorcycle accident.
Many individuals may choose to celebrate their birthdays by going out with friends and enjoying an alcoholic beverage. Following such an event, making the decision to avoid getting behind the wheel of a car is advisable. However, should a person choose an alternative form of transportation, the consequences can be just as severe. A man has been arrested and is facing DUI charges after allegedly attempting to ride his horse home from a birthday celebration in California.
The aftermath of a serious motor vehicle accident has the potential to leave a person somewhat shaken up and disoriented. While this might be a normal reaction to such an incident, in some cases, one's behavior could lead authorities to suspect the presence of impairment. A 70-year-old man has been arrested and accused of DUI after authorities claim he began to show signs of intoxication following a recent collision in California.
A car accident can take place in the blink of an eye, and leave those involved shaken up and uncertain of what just occurred. While a similar situation can be challenging enough in its own right, if additional charges are included, a person may feel somewhat overwhelmed by the criminal defense process. A woman from another state has recently been arrested and accused of drunk driving in California after allegedly striking a police motorcycle from behind and injuring an officer.