Tag Archive: Reckless Operation

Apr 27

OVI and No Turn Signal Case

January 2014 Violation and Citation: Client was stopped for not using a turn signal while changing lanes. Yes, that’s the law. The officer immediately smelled a strong odor of alcohol on the client. The client denied drinking. The officer stated that the client showed signs of impairment on the field sobriety tests. Client refused the …

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Mar 03

OVI and Super OVI Case

May 2013 Violation and Citation: Unidentified witness called the police department that client was walking out of a bar and almost falling down. Client was allegedly getting into the car. 2 officers responded. One officer had client coming out of a carryout on foot. The other officer had client sitting in his car. One officer …

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Nov 11

Boat OVI Case

June 2013 Violation and Citation: Client was stopped by park rangers on a lake while driving a boat because client was going over the speed limit on the lake at night and client’s boat was not properly illuminated. Client and boat were towed to the nearest public dock and ordered to perform sobriety tests because …

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Nov 04

Reckless Operation Case

March 2013 Violation and Citation: Officer observed client ride a wheelie in town on client’s motorcycle. Client was charged with Reckless Operation. Result: Negotiations with the prosecutor resulted in a conviction for Failure to Maintain Reasonable Control with a $50 fine.   For more information about Wilson Law or our attorneys, please visit the Wilson …

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Oct 21

Super OVI and Driving on Wrong Side of the Road Case

March 2013 Violation and Citation: Client was stopped after officer observed the vehicle swerve to the left almost striking a parked car and swerve to the right into the parking lane. Client failed all sobriety tests. Client tested .175 on the breath alcohol test. Client cited for OVI, Super OVI and Driving on Wrong Side …

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Sep 30

Right Side of Roadway and OMVUAC Case

April 2013 Violation and Citation: 17-year-old client was stopped for driving off the right side of the road. Client had bloodshot glossy eyes and smelled of alcohol. Client admitted to drinking. Client passed some field tests and failed others. Client tested .038 on the breath test. The limit for anyone under 21 is .02. Client …

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Sep 16

OVI on a Dirt Bike Case

April 2013 Violation and Citation: Client wrecked a dirt bike in a ditch on a country road. Officer on the scene detected and suspected alcohol was involved. No field sobriety tests were given due to injuries. Once at the hospital, client refused a blood alcohol test. Client was cited with an OVI on a dirt …

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Jul 25

Speed and OVI Case

February 2013 Violation and Citation: Client was stopped for doing 80 in a 65 speed zone. Client smelled of a strong odor of alcohol. Client admitted to drinking alcohol. Client performed and failed the standard sobriety tests. Client passed the alphabet and number tests. Client tested .091 on the breath test. Client cited with Speed …

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Apr 08

OMVUAC Case

September 2012 Violation and Citation: Client stopped for speeding. Officer detected odor of alcohol and client’s eyes were bloodshot. Client tested .04 on the portable breath test. Client failed the pen test, but only received 1 clue each on the walk and turn test and the one leg stand. Client is 19 years old. Client …

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Feb 28

2nd OVI and Multiple Minor Offenses Case

May 2012  Violation and Citation: Client was stopped for speed. Client smelled of alcohol and admitted drinking. Client failed the pen test and the walk and turn test. Client unable to complete the alphabet test. Client also failed the portable breath test. Client submitted to breath test and blew .112. Client was cited for 2nd …

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