Idaho Criminal Defense Lawyers
If you are apprehended for a crime in Idaho, you need a Idaho lawyer who focuses on criminal defense law. The aftereffect of a Idaho criminal conviction are too great to trust your life and future to just any Idaho attorney. Every criminal offense in the State of Idaho, whether a misdemeanor or felony, is a very serious offense. In today's computer age, being convicted of a criminal offense in Idaho could lead to a permanent arrest record that could impact the rest of your life. Lawyers NOW has experienced Idaho criminal defense lawyers you can trust to help you through a bad situation.
Hiring a qualified criminal defense lawyer Idaho will ensure that your rights are protected and that someone is looking out for your interests in court. The Idaho lawyers on Lawyers NOW will outline your legal options and then put together an aggressive and effective defense on your behalf. While each case is unique in Idaho, the primary goal of the attorneys on Lawyers NOW is to get your case dismissed or reduced.
DWI/DUI in Idaho
The criminal act of driving a motorized vehicle while impaired or drunk in Idaho is called driving while intoxicated (DWI). Common terms in Idaho for drunk driving include driving while imparied or intoxicated (DWI), operating a vehicle impaired (OVI), operating under the influence (OUI) and operating while intoxicated (OWI).
To be arrested for drunk driving or DWI a law enforcement 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 charged 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 in Idaho. You can be arrested for drunk driving with a BAC below 0.08%.