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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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What Commercial Drivers in Idaho Need to Know About the State’s DUI Laws

August 14, 2020

Commercial vehicles are larger and heavier than passenger cars, so they pose a bigger threat to other road users. That’s why the laws regulating commercial drivers are so strict. These drivers are held to a higher standard in several areas including driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Not only is the legal limit…

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Good Samaritan Hit by Drunken Driver in East Idaho

August 10, 2020

A Good Samaritan was injured in a crash which involved a driver who was under the influence. The victim was helping out another man at the time the collision occurred. According to the details shared by the Idaho State Police, the incident occurred close to the Lava Hot Springs. It came about when a driver…

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What to Do If You Get Pulled Over for Drunk Driving in Boise, ID

August 2, 2020

No one wants to get pulled over by the police. If you’ve had a few drinks, your freedom will flash before your eyes. If you don’t think you’ve done anything wrong, you’ll be annoyed and possibly angry about being stopped. Whatever the case, you need to know how to handle the situation correctly. The things…

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