What is a probable cause to arrest?

When Minnesota residents come under suspicion of DUI, how do officers test them? They have several tools in their arsenal that they may use. Some include tests like the blood alcohol content or breath test. Other tools include observation and a keen eye for probable...

Do you know the full cost of a DUI?

Rather than spend money on a rideshare or ask a friend to take you home, you may decide to drive yourself if you do not live far from your favorite bar. Because of the short distance, you feel that there is little chance of the police pulling you over if you indulge...

Celebrating with friends and DUI charges

Often, people enjoy celebrating various events and accomplishments with their friends. For example, when someone is promoted, welcomes a child into their family or has another reason to celebrate, it is likely that they will include their friends at some point. Many...

How accurate are breath alcohol tests?

If you have been stopped by law enforcement in Minnesota on suspicion of drunk driving, you know that you cannot refuse to submit to a breath alcohol test without facing potential additional penalties. The results of these tests are often used as the primary evidence...

Safe alternatives to drunk driving

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), over 40% of all fatal car accidents that occur during the holiday season are mainly caused by drunk driving. Fortunately, a majority of the social, legal and financial impacts of drunk driving...