Public Intoxication in Texas

Public Intoxication in Texas

Spending an evening out after work or to celebrate an occasion is a perfectly unsurprising diversion for most people. But it might be a surprise to find oneself arrested after having a few drinks during such an event in a public location (e.g. a bar or restaurant) or...
DUI and DWI: What’s the Difference?

DUI and DWI: What’s the Difference?

What is the difference between a DUI and a DWI in Texas? Both are criminal charges resulting from operation of a motor vehicle with alcohol in your system. Typically, the investigation into this type of case begins after the driver is stopped for some kind of traffic...
Consequences of a DWI in Texas

Consequences of a DWI in Texas

What happens when you get a DWI in Texas ? – Drinking and driving can easily lead to extremely dire consequences—driving while intoxicated is regularly a deadly choice. The least of the consequences is an arrest, which is still a serious, life-altering event....
About Ignition Interlock Devices

About Ignition Interlock Devices

How Do Ignition Interlock Devices Work? An ignition interlock device is a small handheld breathalyzer device used in vehicles to measure the amount of alcohol present in an individual’s breath. These types of devices are commonly installed as requirements...
What is the Intoxilyzer 9000

What is the Intoxilyzer 9000

What is the intoxilyzer? – Several years ago, the State of Texas replaced the Intoxilyzer 5000 EN, the machine law enforcement officers used to conduct breath alcohol tests, with a different version called the Intoxilyzer 9000. The machine is designed to...