After the car is stopped, the Dawson County officer will run the drivers license and ask the driver a series of question. This will often progress in the officer requesting the driver partake in field sobriety testing. The Dawson County officer is basically asking the driver to make self-incriminating statements. Typically, the Dawson County officers also want drivers to submit to DUI breath tests. These tests are often administered incorrectly and yield unreliable results. Nonetheless, Dawson County government attorneys will use these results to seek the DUI conviction of the driver.
An experienced Dawson Co. DUI attorney such as the lawyers at the office of Richard Lawson can poke holes in the governments prosecution and impeach the officer's credibility. Call today for a free consultation!