Dawsonville Crime

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  • Similar jewelry heists puzzle cops in 3 states

    Saturday Sep 12 | via KSBW-TV 

    The approaches are strikingly similar: Robber enters a jewelry store, whips out a gun and forces employees into the back before taking off with merchandise. In each of three recent robberies, the robber was described as a woman who allegedly tied up store employees before loading up on valuables.


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Dawsonville Law

What is the statute of limitations for a dui that happened in 1999?
I was convicted of a dui in TN in 1999 with a 0.3 BAC, I was arrested in a dry county. I paid all my fines and completed my community service within the time specified. I was and still am in the US Army. After I completed my requirements i was deployed to Korea for the next year. 2 Months ago I got a letter stating that I would have a warrant for my arrest if I did not contact the sheriffs office. Upon doing so they told me that i did not contact my probation officer like I was told to and they have not been able to contact me until now (even though I am still in the Army). They want me to complete another 40 hours of community service and pay a court fee. Because this was 14 years ago I no longer have the records to prove myself. Can they do this or should I try to fight it?
I advise that you direct this to TN criminal defense attorneys. Notwithstanding, based on your facts, you may be able...
I was told by an attourney not to take a subriority test. After taking and not failing , but doing poorly on the roadside test,
Finding no alcohol or drugs, I was arrested for DUI drugs.The reason I did poor is due to my previously broken femur bone. My miranda rights were not read and no one informed me that by refusing to give urine aren't blood, that I would lose my liscense for a year. I aslo was not informed that I have 10 days to get a permit to drive to and from work and appointments. I was incarcerated for 11 days and missed that grace period. My wife has a brain tumor n seizures, plus I have a 4 yr old that we can't get to pre school. So far, I have not been indited yet and nobody seems to be able to help me with my liscense or tell me what is going on. What are my options? I lost my job and my wife can't drive due to her seizure disorder.
If you were incarcerated for 11 days, that should justify the delay in sending the ALS hearing request. Get an attorney...
What information is required in a hearing request for my driver's license?
When I was arrested for DUI I submitted to a breathalyzer and blew over the legal limit. I am now attempting to compose a hearing request but I am a little thrown off by the "statement of facts upon which the contested case arises" and "a statement setting forth the relief sought." I'm not sure how much detail/explanation is expected of me and I don't want to provide too much or too little. I cannot afford a lawyer and I can't find any guidance on composing the request myself. I know that there's only a 10 day window to request a hearing and I'm running out of time.
It appears you are working with the DDS provided form. You are not required to give the facts requested. My advise is...
Why are the officers and the system in general harder on individuals who refuse Dui tests
my husband was arrested for DUI because he refused to take field soberity tests, breathelizer, and BAC after the officer stated they were zero tolerance. He and I did have 2 and 1/2 beers over 3.5 hour and dinner. After they arrested my husband the officer that stayed with me because I refused tests as well kept asking me to take the hand held breathilizer. I finally did and blow a .03. He was happy because now he could leave me. but if they are zero tolerance why was I not arrested and allowed to drive away?
The legislature decided many years back to enforce a harsher license suspension for people who refuse to submit to a...
DUI probation violation
My husband had got a dui a year back. He missed going to his p.o last month but went on Friday to show proof of finishing dui school. But his p.o said it never went through the system through the dui school so there was a warrent for his arrest. When do you think he'll be able to see a judge and will he do time. He has no bond. Thank you
He should have an attorney go in front of the judge and have the warrant recalled based on the state's clerical error....
What are the elements for a dui stop?
is there legal ground for 911 caller to assume a driver is under the influence in a parked car without seeing him drive...can you please answer both questions
Those are very fact specific questions. It may not even be considered a DUI stop. It may be first tier encounter which...
DUI reduced
I was arrested for DUI and then it was pleaded to reckless driving. DUI was dropped. I did my background check from police site it disposition shows DUI Nolleporcessed and no mention of reckless conviction. So am I clear to say on a job application I have done not been convicted of any crime. GCIC also does not mention reckless conviction. In any case it was not a conviction but I pleaded gulity to reckless.
A conviction and guilty plea are synonymous. Nolle prossed means the charge was dismissed. But you were arrested for...