How Accurate Are Chemical Tests Used in DWI Cases?

The results of breath, blood, or urine tests are often presented in DWI cases as proof that the defendant was intoxicated while behind the wheel. But, these tests are not always accurate. Here’s what you need to know about the accuracy of chemical tests used in DWI cases: Urine Tests Most DWI experts would agree […]
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Can the Police Search Your Vehicle During A DWI Stop?

Law enforcement officers are allowed to ask to see a driver’s license and registration during a traffic stop. They are also permitted to conduct sobriety tests if they believe the driver is intoxicated. But, can the police search your vehicle during a DWI stop? Here’s what you need to know to protect your rights: The […]
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When Can Police Officers Make A DWI Arrest?

Every driver in the state of Missouri should understand how police officers determine which drivers to pull over and more importantly, which drivers to arrest for DWI. Here’s what you need to know to protect your rights on the road: Reasonable Suspicion to Pull A Driver Over A police officer must have reasonable suspicion that […]
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