DUI & Criminal Division

The Police conducted a traffic stop on the Defendant for swerving outside of his lane. The officer ordered the Defendant to place his hands on the steering wheel. The Defendant refused, and kept reaching into the backseat area of his vehicle. The officer removed the Defendant from the vehicle and attempted to pat him down for weapons. The Defendant tensed up and refused to comply. The officer ordered him to comply, and the Defendant cursed at him numerous times and continued to resist. The officer arrested him for Resisting Arrest Without Violence. The attorney for the firm investigated the case and filed a motion to suppress. On the day of the motion, the State Attorney dismissed all charges.