DUI & Criminal Division

The Importance Of Miranda Warnings In DUI Cases

Miranda warnings are all about questioning and being protected from self-incrimination. State and federal courts state that the Miranda warnings may have to be read by the officer, to the detainee, while he/she is placed in custody. Miranda warnings that are to be communicated to the suspect are as follows: In the case of a […]

What Is The Definition Of Reckless Driving In Florida?

Reckless driving in Florida is described in the state as operating a motor vehicle with deliberate and willful disregard for the safety of others. Fleeing a law enforcement officer is considered a Felony. Reckless driving can involve, for example, grossly excessive speed, tailgating, weaving in and out of traffic or failure to yield. What Is The […]

What Are The Consequences Of A DUI Hit And Run In Florida?

What can happen if I’m arrested and charged with leaving the scene of an accident while intoxicated? An arrest for DUI by itself can carry tough penalties. However, it can become much more serious and complicated if you are caught after fleeing from the site of an accident involving property damage or injury and found […]

What Are The Penalties For Multiple DUI Offenses In Florida?

How is Driving Under the Influence (DUI) Defined by the State of Florida? Drivers face Florida DUI penalties when the State considers that an individual is DUI if that person operates or is in physical control of a vehicle on public streets or highways while impaired by illegal prescription or over-the-counter drugs, alcohol or a […]