Do States Share DUI Arrest Information with Each Other?

February 29, 2016

States that have adopted the Interstate Driver’s License Compact (IDLC) do share DUI information (along with info about other traffic infractions) with each other. Not all states have adopted the IDLC, however; additionally, how the states apply the IDLC and the shared information they receive about motorists due to this compact can be different. We’ll…
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Should I Submit to a Chemical Test in a DUI Stop?

February 20, 2016

By law, all motorists in Colorado are required to submit to a chemical test – either a breath or blood test – during a DUI stop if a police officer has probable cause to suspect impairment. Of course, however, motorists can refuse to take a breathalyzer or blood test during a DUI stop, and these…
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CSP Troopers to Try Pot Saliva Testing Devices in DUI Stops

February 10, 2016

Troopers with the Colorado State Patrol (CSP) are currently trying out new marijuana testing devices to evaluate motorists for alleged THC impairment in the field. This pilot test, which was kicked off in March 2015, will reportedly continue over the next two years, though officials are planning to convene this March to evaluate how successful…
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