How Bad Is Prescription Drug Abuse on College Campuses?

Prescription Drug Abuse at College: What Parents Need to Know When sending kids to college for the first time, many parents remember all the “good stuff” they once experienced—the exhilarating freedom of being away from home; amazing adventures (intellectual and otherwise); and exciting new friendships. College is a time to try new things. But this […]

Your Child Was Arrested for a Prescription Drug Activity?

Your Teen Was Arrested on Prescription Drug Charges: What Now? Unintentional overdose deaths involving opioid pain relievers have more than quadrupled since 1999 and have outnumbered those involving heroin and cocaine since 2002. –National Institute on Drug Abuse It’s a call no parent ever wants to get. Your child was arrested on serious charges related […]

Why Are There So Many DUIs Around the Holidays?

3 Reasons Drinking and Driving Arrests Spike During the Holidays Here’s an amazing (if disconcerting) fact about DUI arrests. Police bust more people for driving under the influence from Thanksgiving to New Year’s than they do at any other time of the year. The problem is so bad over the holidays that, since 1981, the […]

New Year’s Eve DUI in Georgia? Now What?

Don’t Let Your Georgia DUI Ruin Your New Year   2018 is finally here! For many, the New Year is a time of restored hope. The problems of 2017 are finally, definitively in the past. Resolutions have been made. Inspiring goals have been set.   Unfortunately, not everyone had a great start to 2018. If […]

My car got towed – what do I do?

The next step depends on 2 questions: Why did your car get towed? From where did it get towed? We won’t discuss vehicle repossession, which is actually very different than towing. Generally officers can’t leave a vehicle unattended if they’re arresting a driver. So if you’re arrested while driving, the officer will call a tow […]

DUI Case Process

In Georgia, a Driving Under the Influence (DUI) charge is one of the most serious misdemeanors an individual faces.  A DUI Conviction carries thousands of dollars in fines and potential jail time.  More importantly, though, a DUI charge alone can cause you to lose your driving privileges in the State of Georgia – even before […]