Linden is a strong community conveniently located near U.S. Route 1&9 providing an easy commute for those residents that work in New York City. The town also offers many great restaurants and pubs. Unfortunately, there are times when the police are forced to pull people over and charge them with drunk driving. In this scenario, it is important to remember that a person charged with a DWI / DUI does not have the right to refuse a breathalyzer. Refusing a breathalyzer is also a serious offense. It is also important to consult with an experienced New Jersey criminal defense attorney who provides aggressive and experienced DWI defense.

Anyone driving with a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) of .08% or higher is guilty of driving while intoxicated (DWI). However, a driver whom the police believe is impaired by alcohol can also be found guilty of DWI / DUI. Police officers are trained to detect driver impairment as a result of alcohol and a person can be convicted based upon an officer’s observations alone.

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The penalties for driving while intoxicated/driving under the influence are severe. Those convicted of drunk driving face stiff fines and surcharges, loss of driving privileges and possibly incarceration. Subsequent DWI / DUI convictions may result in even higher fines and mandatory jail.

DUI and other drunk-driving related charges arising out of Linden are typically handled by the Linden Municipal Court.  The Linden Municipal Court is located at 301 North Wood Avenue.

Those accused of DUI or other criminal charges in Linden and throughout New Jersey are presumed innocent. It is important to know your rights immediately if you have been charged with a criminal offense. Attorney Daniel Sloan is a criminal defense lawyer.  He handles DWI/ DUI cases in Linden and throughout New Jersey. If you would like a free initial consultation to discuss your legal options regarding a drunk driving charge, you can contact the Sloan Law Firm at (908) 358-2938.

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