I have seen the number of Reckless Driving charges increase greatly over the last couple months (This is especially true in Elmore, Ada, and Canyon counties). This is a charge that often causes a great deal of confusion. As such, I thought it would be useful to provide a little information ab...
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Big Win In Ada County (Reckless Driving)
Lately I have been seeing a lot of people charged with reckless driving in Ada and Canyon counties. It seems that the new ISP policy when there is a traffic accident is to charge the party the officer perceives to be at fault with either reckless or inattentive driving. The logic here is that if ...
How much should I pay for a reckless driving attorney?
If youve received a reckless driving ticket in Virginia, youve likely received many letters from attorneys offering to represent you. Their prices likely range from $200 to over $2000. Before you spend that kind of money, you should be sure youre not wasting your money. High price does not alw...
Boise man arrested for driving his car into Ada County Courthouse Fountain
Jonathan J. Locksmith is being held in the Ada County Jail on a misdemeanor charge of reckless driving after he drove his car over the sidewalk and into the fountain in front of the Ada County Courthouse Sunday morning. Deputies were called out to the courthouse, located at 200 W. Fort Street, i...
What can I do before court to prepare for my reckless driving case?
Consult an Attorney The most important thing to do is consult with an attorney. You will not always need to hire an attorney, but reckless driving is a criminal offense in Idaho. That means if youre convicted, you will have a permanent criminal conviction. Consulting an attorney will at least p...
Be Careful Not To Speed In Elmore County...You Could Be Charged With A Misdemeanor!
I recently had a client who was pulled over for going 15 mph over the speed limit on Highway 20 as it enters Mountain Home. In this area the speed limit has decreased to 35 mph so this means that my client was allegedly doing 50 mph. If true, then I agree my client should have been paying closer ...