What To Do If You Get a Traffic Ticket in North Carolina

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Raleigh Criminal Defense Attorney, Michelle Sparrow, explains traffic ticket offense counsel for those who live out of state from North Carolina. You travel to North Carolina to see your niece graduate high school. You get pulled over for speeding and the officer hands you a ticket for $150. The problem is that you live in
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Hiring a Raleigh Criminal Defense Attorney for a Traffic Ticket Offense in North Carolina

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Raleigh Criminal Defense Attorney, Michelle Sparrow, explains the advantage of hiring an attorney to defend against a traffic ticket offense in North Carolina. You’re normally a good driver. One day you’re driving to an appointment that you are late for and a cop pulls you over for going 10 miles over the speed limit. They hand
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‘Booze It & Lose It’: Arrests, Citations for Thousands of Drivers

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This year’s Labor Day “Booze It & Lose It” campaign, which promised to crack down on suspected North Carolina drunk drivers, contributed to the nearly 2,900 drivers arrested for DWI from Aug. 16 through Sept. 2. We previously wrote about the program, which uses increased law enforcement presence and social media to prevent and address DWI.
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Keep Moving Over: General Assembly Expands Highway Safety Law

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North Carolina drivers will soon have to move over more often or face a $250 fine. The General Assembly voted this week to expand the Move Over law to include utility and road maintenance crews. The penalty will remain a fine; the driver will not be cited for a moving violation. The Move Over law
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North Carolina Governor Launches Annual “booze It & Lose It” Campaign

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As summer winds down and Labor Day looms, North Carolina drivers are seeing more police and state troopers on the roads. Checkpoints have also sprung up across the state as the annual Booze It & Lose It campaign got underway last Friday, August 20. The initiative will run through Labor Day. Sponsored by the Governor’s Highway Safety Program
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