Category Archives: Seattle DUI

Fox Speaks to 300 Lawyers about New Breath Test Machine

Washington State DUI police officers will have a new breath test machine to use in processing folks they have arrested for DUI: The Draeger 9510. There is not much “official” information about this machine available, but I was able to … Continue reading

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Another Ambien DUI, This Time a Cop?

Another case of “Sleeping Pill DUI?” Continue reading

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What Is The Range of Error On Your Breath Test?

Breath test machines in Seattle and elsewhere in Washington State produce readings that are “uncertain.” Now the State Toxicologist reveals the “uncertainty” factor for breath test results from any DUI arrest in Washington. Continue reading

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Sleep Deprivation and DUI Field Sobriety Tests

Sleepy or DUI? Field Sobriety Tests are affected by lack of sleep. Continue reading

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Under .08 But Still Arrested for DUI?

As you drive throughout Washington State, you will see signs saying “DUI .08″ limit enforced, and the like. Everybody has heard that the “limit” is .08, but most people don’t know that you can be charged with DUI even if … Continue reading

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Switching Seats is a DUI?

A DUI police officer saw a car weaving down the highway and stopped it. Once the car was stopped, Ellen Rix, who was in the passenger seat, switched places with Veselina Stoilova, who was the driver. Later, Ellen would testify … Continue reading

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DUI Jurisdiction to Stop Discussed

Lummi Reservation Tribal Officers have ju Continue reading

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Justifying a Seattle DUI Stop – The Big Twenty Four

The Federal government commissioned a study to determine what “behaviors” were “typical” of a driver who is DUI. The report, “The Detection of DUI at BACs Below .010″ was published in 1997 and is still used in training Seattle DUI … Continue reading

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How is the New DUI Machine Different?

In 2011, a new DUI breath test machine, the Draeger 9510, will be deployed for use in Washington State DUI arrests. This new device will replace the BAC DataMaster, Washington State’s current DUI tester. The DataMaster is now so old … Continue reading

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New Breath Test Machine approved for Washington State

New DUI Breath Test Machines for Washington State gain approval of State Toxicologist. Continue reading

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