Masking of convictions prohibited

Masking of Convictions for CDL Holders is Prohibited

“Masking” refers to taking steps to prevent a violation committed by  a driver holding a commercial driver license (CDL) from showing up on the driver’s CDLIS (Commercial Driver’s License Information System) record. 49 CFR § 384.226 addresses the prohibition on masking convictions: The State must not mask, defer imposition of judgment, or allow an individual to enter into a diversion program that …

Driver Vehicle Examination Report

Fighting an Examination Report Through DataQs

When a commercial vehicle is stopped, there are two things that may result. A Traffic Ticket and Complaint A Driver/Vehicle Examination Report These two things have different options available, as discussed below. Traffic Ticket and Complaint This is, as the name states, a traffic ticket. The traffic ticket is filed with a court, and the driver can challenge the ticket …

burnout at street takeover in Phoenix

Street Racing in Phoenix Arizona

Since the onset of COVID-19, our office has seen an increase in the number of racing and reckless driving citations issued as a result of an intense police crackdown on what the media often refers to as “illegal street racing meetups”. What is illegal street racing? We see three types of events that fall under the umbrella of “illegal street …

Gilbert Municipal Court

Gilbert Municipal Court

The Gilbert Municipal Court handles charges for violations that occurred in Gilbert. This includes misdemeanor crimes like DUIs and excessive speed tickets, civil traffic tickets, and city code violations. A protective order can also be obtained at the Gilbert Municipal Court. If you receive a traffic ticket or any other kind of complaint that is a misdemeanor or civil in …