Wednesday, May 22, 2013

Commonwealth v. J.F. (D.U.I.)

Commonwealth v. J.F. (D.U.I.) 

Case Facts:

According to the Affidavit of Probable Cause, police observed Client in his vehicle leaving Shenanigans Bar heading North on Babcock Blvd.  Police claim Client's vehicle swerved numerous times and changed lanes without proper signaling.  Police initiate a traffic stop, conduct field sobriety tests and transport Client to UPMC Passavant for blood testing.  Client was charged with Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol/Controlled Substance.

Disposition:

Client was accepted into the Allegheny County A.R.D. Program.  Conditions of A.R.D. included 6 months non reporting probation, safe driving classes and a 30 day license suspension.  

Following the completion of the A.R.D. program, Client's record will be expunged.