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CALIFORNIA REPEAT DUI OFFENDERS – THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW DMV statistics show that repeat DUI offenders make up 27% of all convicted DUI offenders. They will take part in 24% of California’s fatal DUI accidents and 63% of injury DUI accidents. Once someone is a repeat offender, he or she becomes up to 47% more likely to offend again with a five year period than first time offenders. Police know these statistics, and if…
The US Supreme Court (hereinafter Court) recognized in the case of Riley v. California that cell phones are not like ordinary closed containers or physical objects when it comes to when their contents can be searched by police. The Court held that they are minicomputers that can contain the most intimate details of one’s life. Due to the immense storage capacity, combined with the many different types of private data contained, the Court held that…
The SB 1046 “Ignition Interlock Device” law that you need to know about. You have probably heard that there are new California DUI laws coming in with the new year. The one new law that is making the most news is the Ignition Interlock Device (SB 1046, Hill) law. An ignition interlock device is a breath machine that isinstalled in your car by a state licensed and authorized provider. The machine is designed to NOT allow…
Attorney John Jimenez, representing the civil attorney on a sexual misconduct case, speaks to reporter Sarah Trott with KESQ/CBS. Music teacher Ruben Flores at Desert Ridge Academy has been arrested on 9 felony counts including having sex with a 14 year old female student. The students mother discovered seemingly inappropriate text messages on her daughter’s phone from Flores and the teacher has since been put on administrative leave. “Parents need to be always on the…
Missed Our Series on Coachella Fest and the Cops? Read it here COACHELLA FEST 2018 ARRESTEES! If you were arrested for misdemeanor drug possession at Coachella, you were given a citation with an August court date on the bottom of the citation. You or an attorney that you hire must appear in court that date. The ABC cops probably told you that you can wait for a letter in the mail telling you if you…
Missed Part 2? Read it here Coachella Fest is just a few weeks away now! You’ve got your tickets. You know which friends you will be going with and where you will be staying for the weekend. If you have been reading the earlier blogs here, you know we are warning you about how to avoid being arrested. But, what do you do if you are arrested. If you are approached by the police, unless…
Missed Part 1? Read that first So, you want to go to Coachella Fest this year, look cool as you cruise the playground and stay out of trouble. How do you do that? The clothes you wear to the festival won’t identify you as someone who is using or possessing drugs (unless you go dressed as Superfly! Oh, too young to know who that is? Google it!). So, look the way you want to look.…
We have become very knowledgeable about how and why people get arrested at Coachella Fest, Stagecoach and all other music festivals that are now almost year round in the Coachella Valley, California. Over the past nine years, we have represented hundreds of people who have been arrested for various offenses such as felony sale and possession for sale of drugs, misdemeanor drug possession, assault, battery, possession of fake ID’s, minors in possession of…