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5 Things You Should Know About Arizona DUI Laws

Posted by Shawn B. Hamp | Jun 16, 2020 | 0 Comments

Arizona DUI laws are stricter than many states, allowing for more arrests and harsher penalties if you are convicted. These laws are in place to prevent alcohol-impaired drivers from getting behind the wheel and putting the lives of everyone on the road in danger. While driving under the influ...

Coronavirus and Your Court Date: What You Need to Know

Posted by Shawn B. Hamp | Mar 10, 2020 | 0 Comments

With COVID-19 (coronavirus) spreading globally, including a rising number of known cases in Arizona, some of our clients are wondering whether Coronavirus might affect their criminal cases. Here’s some general information that could be helpful, and as always, speak with your attorney if you have questions about your specific circumstances.

Kingman Police Department Receives Grant From Arizona's Governor's Office of Highway Safety for Thanksgiving and Holiday DUI Endorcement

Posted by Shawn B. Hamp | Nov 22, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Kingman Police Department has been awarded a $20,000 grant from the Arizona Governor’s Office of Highway Safety. The funds will be used to pay for officer’s time and employee-related costs for enhanced targeted efforts of DUI and impaired driving enforcement throughout the City of Kingman from October 1, 2019 – September 30, 2020.

Advanced DUI FST Training

Posted by Shawn B. Hamp | Oct 15, 2019 | 0 Comments

Law Offices of Shawn B Hamp attorneys earn Field Sobriety Tests Certification at NCDD training in Chicago. (Chicago IL) The attorneys at the Law Offices of Shawn B Hamp were awarded advanced Field Sobriety Test certification training by the National College of DUI Defense. The training program...

Arizona's Vague Kidnapping Statute has Claimed Another Victim

Posted by Unknown | Jun 13, 2019 | 0 Comments

The state of Arizona is known for its vague laws and blurred statutes, often resulting in a person receiving a charge they had not anticipated. The legal experts at the Law Offices of Shawn B. Hamp, find it essential to educate the citizens of Arizona on these potentially confusing laws to keep the number of victims as low as possible.

Mohave County Releases New Felony Case Management Plan

Posted by Unknown | Jan 16, 2019 | 0 Comments

Mohave County Felony Case Management Mohave County has recently implemented a Case Management Plan with the intent of improving the efficiency of felony cases heard in the Mohave County Superior Court. By increasing efficiency, the new plan will further protect a defendant's right to a quick r...

Will a DUI Conviction Affect My Job Search in Arizona?

Posted by Shawn B. Hamp | Dec 31, 2018 | 0 Comments

Good paying jobs in Arizona can be hard to find, but having a Driving Under the Influence (DUI) conviction on your record can limit your employment opportunities even more. Generally, DUI convictions hurt those people in-between jobs, rather than those who are firmly entrenched in their careers. ...

What is Stalking in Arizona?

Posted by Shawn B. Hamp | Nov 07, 2018 | 0 Comments

In May 2018, a Paradise Valley, Arizona, woman was arrested for stalking after sending 65,000 text messages over several months to a man she met online. These text messages were threatening in nature, with some indicating that she would seriously injure or kill the man. The woman was arrested aft...

Holiday Woes: DUI During Labor Day Weekend

Posted by Shawn B. Hamp | Aug 31, 2018 | 0 Comments

The holidays are a fun time. A time when family and friends get back together to celebrate, and maybe party. When alcohol is present at the party, the risk for a DUI charge on the way home is high. Holiday time usually equals a high law enforcement presence on Arizona roads. Arizona has incredib...

Craft Beer and an Arizona DUI

Posted by Shawn B. Hamp | Aug 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

The craft beer industry has seen an incredible boom over the last few years thanks to the ever-changing tastes of the American beer consumer. Along with that boom in craft beer sales has come a corresponding increase in the average alcohol content of the beer itself. Higher alcohol content has be...

DUI Classes: Even for the Arizona Cardinals

Posted by Shawn B. Hamp | Jul 25, 2018 | 0 Comments

Steve Keim, general manager of the Arizona Cardinals, was arrested for extreme DUI on July 4, 2018. He didn't even try to fight it. Rather, he pled guilty to the offense of extreme DUI on July 17, 2018. Now, not only will he face the potential penalties associated with his guilty plea, the Arizon...

Arizona Mother Charged with Extreme DUI

Posted by Shawn B. Hamp | Jul 10, 2018 | 0 Comments

An Arizona mother was charged with Extreme DUI on June 1, 2018, after DUI test results indicated she was five times over the legal limit while driving. At about 2:30 p.m. on January 15, 2018, Tempe police were called to the parking lot of a business by Mill Avenue and Rio Salado Parkway. A secur...

Landmark Ruling Made by Supreme Court on Cell Phone Privacy

Posted by Unknown | Jun 29, 2018 | 0 Comments

Landmark Ruling Made by Supreme Court on Cell Phone Privacy With every text, call, or update of Facebook, a collection of your cellular activity is shared with wireless carriers in your area. With nearly 400 million cell phone accounts currently open in the United States—more than the total popu...

Can You Get a DUI From Kombucha Tea?

Posted by Shawn B. Hamp | Jun 28, 2018 | 0 Comments

NFL wide receiver Michael Floyd of the Minnesota Vikings was sentenced to serve one day in prison because he failed an alcohol test which was part of his house arrest. The drink that supposedly caused him to fail: kombucha tea. Floyd was on house arrest stemming from a DUI in Scottsdale, Arizona...

Important things to know about DUI in Arizona

Posted by Shawn B. Hamp | May 07, 2018 | 0 Comments

When it comes to the subject of driving under the influence, Arizona is what we refer to as a zero tolerance state. No three strikes and youre out in Arizona. You can straight up be arrested by law enforcement for being too drunk. While those states with more lenient DUI laws would just let you ...

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