The Legality of DUI Stops

Are DUI stops entrapment?

Chances are you have heard announcements on the local news about a DUI checkpoint in your area, or perhaps you have found yourself taking part in a DUI stop at some point. On weekends and holidays, police officers in Arizona will at times set up a DUI checkpoint in...

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DUI Stops and Anonymous Tips

Is an anonymous tip sufficient grounds to stop someone for a suspected DUI?

As we enter the holiday season, law enforcement officers will be on high alert for suspected drunk drivers. In an effort to crackdown on drunk driving, officers will likely utilize DUI checkpoints, increase the number of vehicles on patrol, and...

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Social Media Crimes

In this constantly evolving age of technology, social media has become an ordinary part of our everyday lives. They allow people to connect, reconnect, and share information from all corners of the world. People very freely share information, pictures, and other private and personal things. But sometimes people share too much. That...

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Are Synthetic Drugs Legal in Arizona?

A synthetic or “designer” drug is essentially a legal version of an illegal narcotic. For this reason, in recent years these drugs have greatly increased in popularity. Synthetic drugs include substances such as bath salts, Spice, and K2, which have had their chemical structures slightly altered from illegal drugs in order to...

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