Archive for March 2014

St. Patrick’s Weekend DUI Checkpoints and Police Saturation Patrols in Columbus, Ohio

If you are planning to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day you should note that Columbus Police, Franklin County Sheriff, Ohio State Highway Patrol, and numerous other police departments will be operating sobriety checkpoints and saturation patrols. Friday March 14th – Columbus Police will conduct a Sobriety Checkpoint on Sawmill Rd. The DUI Checkpoint is scheduled to… (read more)

Drive High and Get a DUI

The legalization of marijuana for recreational use in Colorado has raised some interesting issues.  The first issue is whether it is legal to smoke and drive.  Many people in Colorado who are enjoying this new liberty have mistakenly believed that the D.U.I laws pertain to alcohol only.  In response to this misconception, the Colorado Department… (read more)