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What’s an Aggravated DUI in Boise, ID?

October 2, 2020

Driving under the influence is always a serious charge but an aggravated DUI could leave you facing even more serious consequences. In Idaho, an aggravated DUI is a felony charge and it can result in harsh punishments. If you have been charged with this offense, it means that in addition to being accused of driving…

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Former Boise Mayoral Candidate Arrested Over DUI Charges

September 29, 2020

A former candidate for the position of Boise mayor has been arrested over DUI and a string of other charges. Adriel Martinez ran for the seat of the mayor in 2019. He also ran for the Boise City Council two years before as well as for the Idaho Senate. According to the details shared by…

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What Every Boise Driver Needs to Know About Medication and Drug DUIs

September 24, 2020

Everyone in Idaho knows they can be arrested if they drive under the influence of alcohol. Fewer know that it’s also prohibited to drive under the influence of an illegal drug. However, many are surprised to learn that even medication prescribed by a doctor can get them in trouble with the law. If you have…

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Driver Charged with Felony DUI in Bonneville County Crash

September 20, 2020

A driver was charged with felony driving under the influence after he caused a DUI crash in the Bonneville County. The driver then attempted to flee the scene but was pursued and apprehended by a deputy with the Bonneville County Sheriff’s Office. According to the details released by the Sheriff’s Office, the crash occurred at…

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Do I Need a Lawyer if It’s My First DUI in Idaho?

September 14, 2020

Driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol puts both the impaired driver and other road users at risk. Most people would agree that they and their families would be in danger if they encountered a drunk driver as they made their way around Idaho. Yet, thousands of drivers get arrested every year. In 2017,…

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Motorcyclists Hit, Injured in Hit-and-Run by DUI Driver

September 8, 2020

Two motorcyclists sustained injuries in a crash caused by a DUI driver on Sunday, August 30. The incident took place close to Rathdrum on the State Highway 41. According to the details shared by the Idaho State Police, the motorcyclists were riding together on a motorcycle when they were hit by the DUI driver. The…

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Answers to Common Questions About Idaho’s DUI Laws

September 2, 2020

Even the most inexperienced drivers know that they shouldn’t drive while they’re impaired by alcohol. However, you may not know all the intricacies of Idaho’s laws. While you don’t need to be familiar with every aspect of the law, you need to know the basics. DUI charges can cause significant disruption in your life and…

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Man Arrested For Injuring Bicyclist in DUI Crash

August 29, 2020

A man was apprehended and charged by the Boise Police Department for causing a DUI crash which resulted in serious injuries to a bicyclist. The incident occurred on Saturday, August 15. The suspect was booked into the Ada County Jail the next day on Sunday, August 16. BPD identified the suspect as Jeremiah Lally, 31,…

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When Can I Face Felony DUI Charges in Boise, ID?

August 24, 2020

Driving under the influence can be either a misdemeanor or a felony in Idaho. It is illegal to drive with a blood alcohol concentration that’s above the specified level. Any driver can be found guilty of a DUI if their BAC is 0.08 percent or more. However, if you are under the age of 21,…

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DUI Driver Gets 30 Years for Crash That Killed 3 Children

August 20, 2020

A DUI driver has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for a tragic crash that claimed the lives of three children. The crash occurred nearly a year ago in August, 2019. It took place in southern Idaho in a construction zone. Matthew Richard Park, the driver who caused the crash, has now been sentenced…

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