Greenwich Crime

Crime, law and justice, and police blotter near Greenwich, CT or anywhere in the US.

Recent Crime News

Greenwich Law

Do police have access to blood taken at the hospital when a doctor took it?
I was driving and in an accident on Saturday night. I was conscious after the accident but taken to the hospital as a precautionary measure afterwards. At the hospital the doctor came in and took blood prior to the police arrival. I was told the sample was to make sure I was ok - the accident was on the severe side. Do the police have access to that blood sample for testing? When the police did show up they never mentioned the sample or anything along those lines of testing.
Yes, they have the right to that sample
If the cops come will I be prosecuted through guilt by association? How?
I am a minor from Greenwich, CT. I do not drink. There is a party tonight where there will be drinking. Will i get prosecuted for being there if the cops show up? Please let me know!
Sometimes all kids get lumped together, right? Not fair, but it happens from time to time. DO NOT DRINK - not even a...
Negligence, gross negligence or reckless?
Please consider this scenario and let me know how you might expect a judge to rule: The owner of a property has hired an independent contractor to do some work that involves the cutting of metal fixtures. After the work was finished, two hours later, a fire that was smoldering in an enclosed space destroyed the building. Causation is clearly the contractor. However, immediately after the contractors left, the owner went to lock up and noticed a burnt or burning metal smell. Under testimony, owner states that she associated this smell with the work of cutting metal that had occured immediately prior. The workers also testified that there was a burning or burnt metal smell while the work was being done, as is normal. They testified that they smelled no odor upon leaving. *more*
Does not sound like Gross negligence or recklessness. One could reasonably expect a smell from cutting such as this...
On probation after doing 1+years in jail for 3 DUI's. Have been charged with my 4th.What will be the consequences.
On probation after doing 1+ years for 3 DUI's. Have since been charged with a fourth. What are the likely consequences?
Most obviously you are almost certainly looking at having your probation revoked for the original offense. You are...
Can a anonymous witness go to court to testify
I wasn't pulled over and the witness asked to be anonymous said he took the keys out the ignition because the operator looked intoxicated and I was arrested for suspicion of dui
Once the witness wants to give sworn testimony the witness must state his or her name
Can an anonymous witness to a car accident give their name to police
I was arrested for suspicion of dui and a witness in the police report wished to remain anonymous said they took the keys out the car because operator looked intoxicated sand when police arrived driver driver wasn't in the car can they subpoena subpoena the anonymous witness
Yes if they know who Mr Aninymos is
Can I get a third dui dropped to a wrekless driving if no one was injured in a accident and I was the only one one evolved
I was driving under the influence of drugs the police didn't pull me over a witness had my keys until the police arrived I failed the tests and they arrested me for suspicion of dui I hit a snow bank no injuries
Unlikely. In fact, depending on when your other two DUI convictions were, you may be looking at a mandatory minimum...