Driving under the influence of an alcoholic beverage (DUI), or drunk driving, is a serious offense in Virginia. The defense of DUI cases may be challenging and should be handled by highly experienced drunk driving defense lawyers. At the Law Office of Michael J. George
, we have the knowledge and experience required to fight your DUI case
That doesn't mean that police can violate your civil rights. A police officer must have reasonable suspicion to pull you over on a traffic stop. Reasonable suspicion may consist of weaving in and out of traffic, accelerating or decelerating rapidly, braking erratically, swerving or following too closely. Law enforcement looks for these particular signs when monitoring the roadways. Speeding is not a DUI indicator. If the police officer lacked reasonable suspicion to pull you over, the DUI charges may be dropped.