Delaware Criminal Defense Lawyers
If you are apprehended for a crime in Delaware, you need a Delaware attorney who focuses on criminal defense law. The aftermath of a Delaware criminal conviction are too great to trust your life and future to just any Delaware lawyer. Every criminal case in the State of Delaware, whether a misdemeanor or felony, is a very serious offense. In today's computer age, being convicted of a criminal offense in Delaware could lead to a permanent arrest record that could impact the rest of your life. Lawyers NOW has experienced Delaware criminal defense attorneys you can trust to help you through a bad situation.
Hiring an experienced Delaware criminal defense attorney will ensure that your legal rights are protected and that someone is looking out for your interests in court. The Delaware attorneys on Lawyers NOW will outline your legal options and then assemble an aggressive and effective defense on your behalf. While each case is different in Delaware, the main objective of the attorneys on Lawyers NOW is to get your case dismissed or reduced.
DWI/DUI in Delaware
In Delaware the criminal act of driving a motorized vehicle while impaired or drunk is called driving while intoxicated (DWI). Common terms for drunk driving in Delaware include driving while intoxicated (DWI) and driving under the influence (DUI).
To be arrested for DWI or drunk driving a police officer only needs to suspect a motorist is impaired by alcohol or drugs to a point of not being able to operate a vehicle in a safe manner. You can be arrested for a DUI or DWI if you are in physical control of a vehicle with a blood alcohol content at or above the legal threshold of 0.08% BAC Delaware. You can be arrested for drunk driving with a BAC below 0.08%.