Nebraska Criminal Defense Lawyers
If you are incarcerated for a crime in Nebraska, you need a Nebraska lawyer who concentrates in criminal defense law. The aftermath of a Nebraska criminal conviction are too great to trust your life and future to just any Nebraska lawyer. Every criminal charge in Nebraska, whether a misdemeanor or felony, is a very serious offense. In today's computer age, being convicted of a criminal offense in Nebraska could lead to a permanent arrest record that could impact the rest of your life. Lawyers NOW has experienced criminal defense attorneys in Nebraska you can trust to help you through a difficult situation.
Hiring an experienced Nebraska criminal defense lawyer will ensure that your legal rights are protected and that someone is looking out for your interests in court. The Nebraska attorneys on Lawyers NOW will outline your legal options and then assemble an aggressive and effective defense on your behalf. While each case is unique in Nebraska, the main objective of the attorneys on Lawyers NOW is to get your case dismissed or reduced.
DWI/DUI in Nebraska
In Nebraska the criminal act of driving a motorized vehicle while impaired or drunk is called driving while intoxicated (DWI). Common terms 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 charged 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 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 Nebraska. You can be charged with DWI/DUI with a BAC below 0.08%.