Resolve to Not Get a DUI Tonight, CDOT Urges Colorado Motorists

December 31, 2015

New Year’s Eve is a time for festive parties, as well as for resolutions to make improvements in the coming year. While there may be a lot to plan for this evening – and in 2016, however, officials at the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) are now warning drivers to also plan not to get…
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5 Rights Motorists Have during DUI Stops

December 15, 2015

DUI stops can unsettling and even scary. When drivers understand the rights that they have during these stops, however, they can make the right choices to protect their rights – and to minimize the chances they will face additional legal problems moving forward. Drivers’ Rights in DUI Stops When a police officer pulls a motorist…
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Heightened DUI Enforcement in Colorado Will Continue Through the New Year

November 30, 2015

Over the entire month of December, law enforcement authorities in Colorado will be stepping their DUI enforcement efforts, continuing to crack down on motorists suspected of impairment. These efforts, which are part of the statewide The Heat Is On DUI campaign, specifically include: The Holiday Office Party crackdown (over the first half of December), which…
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4 Things You Need to Know about DUI Police Reports

November 15, 2015

When a police interaction with anyone leads to an arrest and criminal charges, there will be a police report developed for that incident. And, the same is true when these interactions occur during traffic and DUI stops. In fact, given that much of what happens during DUI stops can be critical evidence in future DUI…
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Don’t Let a DUI Haunt You, CDOT Warns Drivers for Halloween Weekend

October 30, 2015

The Colorado State Patrol (CSP) and more than 70 local law enforcement agencies throughout the state will be banning together to look for and arrest drunk drivers this week, officials at the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) have announced. Carrying out the Halloween segment of The Heat Is On campaign, authorities will be running increased…
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DUI Defense Preparation: 6 Questions to Answer Following a DUI Arrest

October 15, 2015

Your DUI arrest may have left you confused, angry, frustrated and may be even scared. Starting to find out more about your rights and defense options, however, can help assuage your concerns. It can also help you start positioning yourself for a strong defense and a favorable outcome to your case. To help you get…
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8 Effective DUI Defense Arguments that Could Help You

September 30, 2015

When facing DUI charges, it can feel like the world is against you and like you don’t have many options. You should be aware, however, that there may be a number of different defense options in your case (depending on the circumstances of the incident) and that an experienced DUI attorney can help you craft…
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FAQs about Multiple DUIs in Colorado: Important Info for the Accused

September 15, 2015

Being accused of impaired driving after you have already been through at least one prior DUI case can be as stressful as it may be scary – especially in light of the fact that penalties for subsequent DUIs in Colorado can be harsher than they are for first-time convictions. What can help in these situations…
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Colorado Cops Turn Up Heat on Drunk Drivers through Labor Day Weekend

August 31, 2015

Be warned, Colorado drivers – law enforcement authorities throughout the state have already kicked off their heightened Labor Day DUI enforcement efforts, and they will be focused on making DUI arrests through the next week. As part of The Heat Is On DUI campaign, the Labor Day crackdown will involve more patrols, as well as…
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The Sobriety Checkpoint Problem: DUI Checkpoints Are Expensive, Ineffective, Some Say

August 15, 2015

Sobriety checkpoints have used by law enforcement officials for years to target alleged impaired drivers. Despite the fact that these checkpoints have been deemed to be constitutional by the U.S. Supreme Court, however, some are now calling for an end to checkpoint operations, as they are costly and not effective at nabbing drunk drivers, these…
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