DUI suspected after Colorado police say driver failed to stop

When movies and television shows portray high speed chases, they are often filled with fast cars, making daring moves and placing the lives of many at risk. However, police in Colorado claim that they were involved in a "chase" of a different sort. The end result, however, is that a [...]

Colorado driver charged with DUID following apartment crash

Car accidents can happen at any time of the day or night for a variety of different reasons. While the goal of police officers to hold drivers who are under the influence of drugs or alcohol accountable is understandable in certain situations, their zeal can often lead to assumptions not [...]

Colorado woman charged with vehicular assault and homicide

Accidents can happen in the blink of an eye. For example, a person can slam on his or her breaks, making it difficult for other drivers to respond in time to avoid a collision. Unfortunately, a woman in Colorado has recently been charged with vehicular assault and vehicular homicide after [...]

New Colorado bill takes aim at DUI/DUID/DWAI repeat offenders

Mothers Against Drunk Driving have teamed up with the Colorado legislature in an effort to stop repeat drunk driving offenders. It is often believed that once someone has been stopped for possible DUI/DUID/DWAI that the driver would be too scared to do anything that could lead officers to once again [...]

Spring events can lead to possible DUI/DUID/DWAI charges

Springtime brings with it a number of holidays and events. Each year, Colorado residents gather to celebrate at a variety of festivals, parties and parades. For many, this celebration also includes a drink or two. Colorado law enforcement has issued a reminder that they will be out in force looking [...]

St. Patrick’s Day DUI in Colorado?

St. Patrick's Day has historically drawn people out to celebrate with libations at bars and pubs, with a heavy emphasis on alcohol consumption. This usually leads to numerous stops by law enforcement for suspected drinking and driving. Though we don't yet have numbers for DUI arrests for St. Patrick's Day [...]

DUI sentencing: how can an experienced attorney help?

Previously, we began discussing the importance of working with experienced legal counsel in the sentencing phase of DUI defense cases. For those who have prior DUI convictions, a skilled advocate is necessary to help ensure that the judge handling their case stays within the just limits of judicial discretion and [...]