26 01, 2023

When does my Texas Driver’s License suspension begin after a DWI arrest?

By |2023-01-26T16:07:46-06:00January 26th, 2023|DWI|0 Comments

If you are arrested for a Driving While Intoxicated (“DWI”), you have 15 days from the date of your arrest to request an administrative license revocation hearing (“ALR”) with the Texas Department of Public Safety (“DPS”) or your driver’s license will automatically be suspended beginning on the 40th day after your arrest if you refused [...]

7 11, 2016

DPS forensic scientist removed on DWI cases in North Texas

By |2016-11-07T11:01:33-06:00November 7th, 2016|DWI|0 Comments

Definietly a problem when a DPS lab has someone working for it who is willing to make inconsistent statements under oath! http://www.dallasnews.com/news/crime/2016/10/29/forensic-scientist-removed-dwi-cases-prosecutors-request-state-lab-retest-blood-samples

14 11, 2013

Dallas & Tarrant County to ramp up DWI enforcement next few weeks

By |2018-11-08T19:39:33-06:00November 14th, 2013|DWI|0 Comments

Dallas and Tarrant County to ramp up DWI enforcement next few weeks. Dallas and Tarrant County to ramp up DWI Enforcement next few weeks The holiday season is upon us and there will be lots of families and friends getting together to celebrate Thanksgiving in the Dallas & Fort Worth Metroplex.  While it is not [...]

24 09, 2013

In Texas Blood warrants will be used more in DWI cases.

By |2018-11-08T19:39:33-06:00September 24th, 2013|DWI|0 Comments

U.S. Supreme Court The United States Supreme Court rules that dissipation of alcohol in the bloodstream does not automatically allow law enforcement to involuntarily obtain a blood sample without a warrant in DWI cases. Missouri v. McNeely. The US Supreme court stated, “The question presented here is whether the natural metabolization of alcohol [...]

16 08, 2013

Fort Worth Police Add Security Cameras

By |2018-11-08T19:39:33-06:00August 16th, 2013|DWI|0 Comments

The Fort Worth Police Department is giving mobile security cameras to some of its police officers so that all contact with individuals will be recorded.  I think this is a good strategy so that anytime someone is accused of resisting arrest or if allegations of excessive force are made against the police, there will be [...]

2 07, 2013

Dallas DWI No Refusal Week of July 4th 2013

By |2018-11-08T19:39:33-06:00July 2nd, 2013|DWI|0 Comments

Dallas County District Attorney institutes “No Refusal” policy for the week of the July 4th 2013 holiday.  While the Sheriff's Department and the Police Departments of Carrollton, Coppell, Mesquite, Rowlett, Sachse utilize the "No Refusal" policy year round, all other cities in Dallas County will have a "No Refusal" policy in effect beginning June 28 through the [...]

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