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Collateral Consequences of a DUI: Ridesharing Companies

Posted by Shawn Hamp | Jan 03, 2018 | 0 Comments

Arizona has some of the harshest laws for driving under the influence (DUI) in all of America. However, the legal consequences of a DUI conviction are not the only ways you can get punished: You can also get punished by private companies and agencies that frown upon drunk driving and take it upon...

Driving Through a Gore Area is Illegal

Posted by Shawn Hamp | Dec 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

If youre driving in Arizona, you can break the states traffic law and accumulate driving points for a variety of things. One of them is by crossing a gore area on a highway. What Is a Gore Area? The gore is the triangular area located in between the lanes of a highway and either an entrance o...

Regular, Extreme, and Super Extreme DUIs Create Confusion

Posted by Shawn Hamp | Nov 08, 2017 | 0 Comments

Laws – especially laws that carry significant criminal penalties – are supposed to be easy to understand. That way, you know if youre breaking them or not and so can easily change what youre doing in order to stay on the right side of the law. Arizonas laws for driving under the influence (DU...

Chandler Police Officer Faces Extreme DUI Charge

Posted by Shawn Hamp | Oct 06, 2017 | 0 Comments

It is a fact of life that people make mistakes. Anyone can misjudge how intoxicated they are and make the unfortunate decision to get behind the wheel after having one drink too many, even a law enforcement officer. According to the Arizona Republic, an officer with Chandler Police Department re...

New Construction, New Speeds

Posted by Shawn Hamp | Sep 26, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Arizona Capitol Times recently ran an article that discussed the state of the roads in Arizona. The need for road repairs is evident in numerous locations throughout the Grand Canyon state. According to the Times, “many of Arizonas roads dont need widening or improving: they are simply agin...

Fear and the Impulse to Hide if You Hit-and-Run in Arizona

Posted by Shawn Hamp | Aug 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

Being involved in an accident is scary. Being the cause of the accident is even scarier. Hit and runs often happen because the driver who caused the accident is afraid of the consequences. Most hit and run cases are fender benders or other property damage-related matters. The worst kind of hit an...

Charged with DUI and You Weren't Even Driving

Posted by Shawn Hamp | Aug 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

You go out for a few drinks. You drink a little too much. There was no intention to get drunk, so initially there was no reason to plan for a safe way home. You think: maybe Im fine. You go out to your car, you get in, and then you put the key in the ignition, at which time so many thoughts swar...

Arizona DPS Sets Trap To Catch Phoenix Serial Speeder

Posted by Shawn Hamp | Jul 05, 2017 | 0 Comments

Arizona is known for a lot of things, such as its sunny weather, monsoon season, good food and beautiful landscapes. However, the characteristic of the state that most people forget (until its too late) is its crackdown on crime and strict penalties. Local law enforcement officials have been kn...

Arizona Commercial Driver License (Disqualifications)

Posted by Shawn Hamp | Feb 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

A commercial driver who possesses a CDL (commercial driver license) may face additional sanctions and penalties for committing regular traffic offenses and traffic offenses related to their operation of a commercial motor vehicle.  In addition to all normal suspensions, point infractions, and pen...

Criminal Speeding Frequently Asked Questions

Posted by Shawn Hamp | Feb 07, 2017 | 0 Comments

What is criminal speeding in Arizona? Criminal speeding can be committed by doing the following: Traveling over 35 mph approaching a School Zone. Traveling over 20 mph in a residential or commercial area. Traveling over 85 mph ANYWHERE in the state. A.R.S. 701.02 What is the difference ...

Ask a Traffic Lawyer – Traffic Offenses by Minors

Posted by Shawn Hamp | Feb 06, 2017 | 0 Comments

TRAFFIC TICKET CONSEQUENCES FOR TRAFFIC OFFENSES BY MINORS What can I expect from a criminal speeding ticket as a minor? I was recently pulled over in a school zone for going 40mph and given a criminal speeding ticket. I am scheduled to appear in court in a few days and I will be attending with...

A Convenient Way To Purchase Legal Services

Posted by Shawn Hamp | Jan 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

AZCriminalTraffic.com offers a convenient way to purchase legal services online.  All areas of criminal traffic offenses and services are listed with detailed description of each service provided.  This gives you a better idea of what to expect when handling your criminal case. Prices for legal ...

What is a Criminal Traffic Citation?

Posted by Shawn Hamp | Jan 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

Criminal traffic violations include aggressive and reckless driving, speeding in a school zone, 20mph+ in a business or residential area, or traveling over 85mph anywhere in the state of Arizona including the interstate.  Driving Under the Influence (DUIs) are considered some of the most serious...

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