Blog Posts in July, 2015

  • Jul 27, 2015

    What are your rights during a traffic stop?

    The Sandra Bland case has many people wondering what their rights are during a traffic stop. The officer in the Bland case seems aggressive to say the least, but did he violate Sandra Bland’s rights? The video below shows the interaction between Ms. ...
  • Jul 16, 2015

    DUI Checkpoint Video Goes Viral

    21-year-old college student, Chris Kalbaugh, taped his July 4, 2013 encounter at a Tennessee DUI Checkpoint. The results have gone viral with over 5 million views. With a range of public opinion, the video sparks a great debate about the legitimacy ...
  • Jul 15, 2015

    Denver Nuggets, Ty Lawson, Arrested for 2nd Los Angeles DUI

    Ty Lawson, 27, was arrested for a 2 nd DUI in Los Angeles in the early morning of July 14, 2015. Lawson is a point guard for the Denver Nuggets. He was previously arrested for driving under the influence in Denver less than 6 months ago. He allegedly ...
  • Jul 10, 2015

    "Know your Limit" Campaign puts Breathalyzers in Bars

    This summer Sacramento Police Department is rolling out a new initiative called "Know your Limit." As KCRA News reports, Sacramento PD will now have uniformed officers at local bars with breathalyzers in hand. Officers offer breath tests to patrons ...
  • Jul 7, 2015

    Uber Passenger killed in Suspected DUI Crash

    A 29-year-old woman was killed in Costa Mesa on July 7 after a collision allegedly caused by a drunk driver. The woman was one of two passengers in the Uber vehicle. The Uber driver and the other passenger were treated for injuries related to the ...
  • Jul 1, 2015

    California DUI Checkpoint Requirements

    Summer brings warmth, long days and a heavy increase in DUI Checkpoints to the State of California. Driving through a checkpoint can be a terrifying incident, even if you are stone cold sober. Knowing how to act, what to expect and what the officers ...