No Refusal Weekends In Texas

No Refusal Weekends In Texas

You’ve probably heard the announcements on the radio or driven past road signs declaring it is a ‘No Refusal Weekend,’ but do you actually know what that means? In the state of Texas, the justice system takes DWIs very seriously. These weekends are the result of...
How The Open Container Law Could Affect You

How The Open Container Law Could Affect You

The Texas justice system takes drinking and driving very seriously. Here in Texas there is a lot of drinking and a lot of driving. In such a large state a car is as much of a necessity as water. But did you know that in this state it is not only illegal to drink and...
DWI Number One Crime Committed In Montgomery County

DWI Number One Crime Committed In Montgomery County

As many as 2,500 DWI cases are reported in Montgomery County every year. According to statistics from the Texas Transportation Institute there were 624 DUI-related crashes in the county and 21 fatal crashes in 2015 alone. According to Texas law, a person commits the...
Judge Denies Harris County Jail’s Stay

Judge Denies Harris County Jail’s Stay

The Harris County Jail in downtown Houston is facing a class action lawsuit alleging that running an unconstitutional jail system takes advantage of poor arrestees charged with misdemeanors. U.S. District Judge Lee Rosenthal denied a stay for the case citing that...

Ron Hickman, Harris County Sheriff, Creates New DWI Unit

Harris County Sheriff Ron Hickman established a brand new unit that exclusively focuses on DWIs throughout the county. Hickman, who has over 44 years of service under his belt after graduating from the Houston Police Department Training Academy in 1971, is aiming to...