Brookhaven Crime

Crime, law and justice, and police blotter near Brookhaven, MS or anywhere in the US.

Recent Crime News

Brookhaven Law

Can I file a petition for hardship before the 30 days or do I have to wait after the 30 days has elapsed?
DUI
Sounds like you should ask a lawyer. Typically a lawyer will charge a flat fee in order to do this. You could also go...
Can I get A "CDL" with a "DUI" In Ms?
I got a DUI 1year and 6Months ago I was 19 at the time now I'm currently 21 and wondering if i can acquire my CDL
You should be able to get your CDL. Remember that two DUIs in a lifetime can lead to permanent disqualification of CDL...
If my ticket for a DUI doesn't include the BAC and was never told my BAC my entire time being held is the charge still valid?
I was pulled over for failure to move over by a highway patrol in which he instantly gives me a Breathalyzer 2 times and according to him I failed. When I got to the station they gave me another breath tests and it said I failed but was still never told my BAC. Not once was I told not is it written on my ticket itself.
Discuss this with a reputable traffic court lawyer in your area. Use Avvo's "find a lawyer" feature.
If I was arrested for failure to appear, over a paraphernalia charge(which left my license suspended) and I was brought to...
jail, and bonded out on a cash bond... Is my license still suspended? Sorry, I'm only 23 and I've never been in any kind of trouble. So I'm a little lost.
Yes, your license is suspended. Just because you are out on bail has nothing to do with the reinstatement of your...
How long can a court continuance be prolonged ? What should I do to get a DUI that is an open case is taken off of my record?
I received DUI other last summer July 2015. The judge said if I would go to MASEP Classes a madd class pass 3 drug tests and see court programs and pay my fine then he would drop it. I have done everything but pay a fine for 1800 and it's showing as pending my continuance as been moved 5 or 6 times and I have documentation I'm going to munkcapal court tomorrow To beg the judge to remove it but I don't have the 1800 my continuance isn't until October but I need this clearance for a job. Why do I have pay if it's being dropped? Do abjudicated DUI stay on your record?
A continuance prolongs a case, not that the continuance is prolonged. You have not done what the judge said yet. You...
Can a judge refuse to give you credit for time served if you did physical labor in the work center?
A few years ago my husband was arrested for owing fines. The fines were for no insurance and driving on a suspended license. In court the judge said he was sentenced to 6 months in county with no time served. After 10 days he was sent to the work center for the remainder of his time. While in the work center he did physical labor for the County(cleaned highway, worked at salvation army, worked trash detail at community events, etc). Also during his time he lost his job, apartment, and vehicle. Once he was released he had nothing, he was homeless for a few weeks. Now he still owes every fine and has warrents out for his arrest for the same thing he went to jail for. Is there anything we can do about this?
I don't believe he can deny you, but you'll likely need an attorney to get the record and fight this.
When going to renew drivers license, can I be arrested if it's a warrant out for me?
I am going to renew my driver's license at local DMV. Do they check for warrants?
Yes you can be arrested. Depending upon the type of warrant, the warrant can show up when just running a drivers...