Do You Have To Show Your Driver License To The Cops?

You have to show your driver license to the cops

Any attorney is going to advise you that when you get pulled over by the cops, say as little as possible and don’t consent to a search of your vehicle. Check out this post for some tips for your next traffic stop. But there is one thing that you DO HAVE TO DO – PROVIDE I.D. When you get pulled … Read More

Desert Ridge Justice Court

Desert Ridge Justice Court

Desert Ridge Justice Court handles civil cases involving less than $10,000, civil and criminal traffic violations, and misdemeanors. If you receive a ticket from the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office or Arizona Department of Public Safety inside the Court’s precinct, your case will be handled here. The Desert Ridge Justice Court’s precinct includes a large section of the I-17 in the … Read More

How Not To Get Pulled Over By The Cops

Lime green Camaro

When you’re out driving around, the last thing you want to deal with is an encounter with the police. For most of us, a police encounter begins with a traffic stop. Not only do you not want to deal with the delay of a traffic stop or the fines and points from a traffic ticket, but you never know what … Read More

A.R.S. 28-672 Causing Serious Physical Injury Or Death By A Moving Violation

serious physical injury

A.R.S. 28-672 basically takes a number of civil traffic violations and adds a misdemeanor violation if another human besides the driver is receives a serious physical injury or is killed. For example, if you run a red light and collide with another vehicle, and the other driver is seriously physically injured, you could be charged with a misdemeanor instead of … Read More