Bigfork Crime

Crime, law and justice, and police blotter near Bigfork, MT or anywhere in the US.

Recent Crime News

  • Police seek suspect in northwest Montana shooting

    Thursday Jun 18 | via KFBB 

    Law officers are looking for a man in connection with a shooting outside a northwest Montana bar that left two people injured. The Daily Inter Lake reports that 27-year-old Leif Lee is sought on felony charges of criminal endangerment and assault with a weapon following an incident in Marion Sunday morning.

    Comment?

    Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law

Bigfork Law

Can a passenger be pulled out of the car and be made to take the drunk test
My daughter had a designated driver because she had two dui. The police told the driver to get out of the car then pulled my daughter out of the passenger side and told her to take the drunk test. She said no because she wasn't driving and they gave a third dui ticket and made her have a blood test. Their reasoning was that she drove the car there
The answer is yes. If the police believe, based on the totality of the circumstances, that your daughter and the...
Second DUI under the age of 21, what will most likely happen?
I was recently arrested for my second DUI. I'm under the age of 21, but older than 18. My first DUI was in the spring of 2013. I had to serve a few days in jail, take a substance abuse class, pay a fine, and do community service. What will most likely happen to me at my upcoming court date? Will it be similar as to what happened at my first one? Will it be much more severe since it's my second one in a short amount of time and I'm not old enough to legally drink? I can't have my license taken away because I need it to get to work, as I am the sole income earner in my family. Is there any way the judge won't suspend my license?
Well, your looking at possible jail time. I'm sure the court isn't going to be happy with someone who isn't old enough...
My employer did a criminal background check and it was discovered that I have an outstanding warrant from CA for DUI and FTA.
I have lived in Montana for almost 8 years now. What can I do since this is still in Pending status? Is there any way I can get these charges dismissed after all this time?
It may be possible to get the charges dismissed once they are back on the court docket- with old charges, there is...
What charges could be pressed against someone who provided alcohol to a minor,undressed them, and blackmailed them with pictures
This minor was unwillingly given alcohol ( possibly drugged) and then undressed and dressed up in various outfits without their consent, then blackmailed with the pictures. The minor was 17 at the time and the adults were in their 30's.
These are very serious poetical charges and you would be better served to speak directly to an attorney and not put...
Can I apply and get my CDL license with two or more DUI's on my record?
I have two DUI convictions on my record with in a 10 year history. And one older than 10 years ago. Can I still get a CDL license in the State of Montana?
Although not licensed in MT, I would expect that you will have a difficult time getting a CDL. Why not contact Montana'...
Is dui per se (1st offense) considered a minor traffic violation? This is in regards to a question on a college application
.
It is a misdemeanor offense, so by legal definition it is "minor". However, I would disclose it if the nature of the...
MY (ex)girlfriend ran me over while she was drunk and broke my leg. She was let go free and I am the one they blame.
She ran me over while she was drunk but they let her go. NOw they are trying to charge me with contributing to a minor and obstruction. She was charged with an MIP, the judge later dismissed it if she moved away. THat leaves me here with a broken leg and wondering why I am getting the brunt of this. I tried to stop her from driving drunk when she ran me down.
I don't know the answer to your question and I wasn't there so it beyond difficult to know the answers. I do know that...