Man Arrested For 5th DWI

Man Arrested For 5th DWI

According to local news reports, at approximately 3 a.m. on December 23, 2017, officers were dispatched to a citizen complaint of a man passed out in a vehicle in the roadway at a red light in the 200 block of Lake Street. Officers arrived on scene and subsequently...
Impaired Driver Kills Teen In Red River Parish

Impaired Driver Kills Teen In Red River Parish

According to local news reports, a Coushatta teenager died recently following a crash in Red River Parish that involved a vehicle and two people just east of US Highway 71. According to Louisiana State Police Troop G, two teenage Coushatta girls, age 19 and 17, were...
What’s The Difference Between DWI & DUI?

What’s The Difference Between DWI & DUI?

DWI stands for driving while intoxicated, or in some cases, driving while impaired. DUI is an acronym for driving under the influence. These terms can have different meanings, but both of these terms are applied to a driver who is being charged with a serious offense...
How Can I Get My DUI Expunged From My Criminal Record?

How Can I Get My DUI Expunged From My Criminal Record?

If you’ve ever been convicted of a DWI or DUI in the state of Louisiana, or anywhere else for that matter, then you will probably be glad to learn that you are able to have these records removed under certain conditions! Louisiana State law R.S. 44:9(A)(2) states that...
I Just Got A DWI. Now What?

I Just Got A DWI. Now What?

I Just Got A DWI. Now What? The State of Louisiana takes driving while intoxicated offenses very seriously, including mandatory jail time for first offenders (which is often served by performing many community service hours if a positive trajectory from the incident...