Entries by Joseph Rome

Washington DUI Checkpoints

DUI problem in Washington State: Are DUI Checkpoints and roadblocks the answer? Early this week it was noted that a legislative group is recommending DUI sobriety checkpoints or better known as DUI roadblocks. It appears that the debate about DUI roadblocks is once again going to be in the forefront. However, currently Washington State is […]

First Washington DUI

Fist Washington DUI, should I be worried? You’ve been a good driver, with a clean record, you have a good job and are a pillar of the community. You got pulled over and arrested for a Washington state DUI, should you be worried? The Simple answer is, yes. However, for most people it is not […]

Washington DUI Probable Cause

Former White House correspondent and New Anchor Sam Donaldson’s Driving Under the Influence (DUI) charge was dismissed this past Friday. News sources report the judge dismissed after determining the police officer lacked probable cause to arrest him. What does probable cause to arrest mean in Washington State? Probable cause is a fairly low standard, however […]