Jail or Treatment
May 19th, 2017
If an individual is charged with a second or subsequent DUI, they should know that the minimum jail sentence required can be satisfied by jail or treatment in a residential facility. For example, if you are charged with a third DUI within ten years t… Read MoreRead More
Categories: Arrest, Driver's License Issues, DUI, Pasco County Florida, Probation, Sentencing, Traffic Stops
Criminal Punishment Code: How many points do I score?
November 23rd, 2016
Criminal Punishment Code The Florida Criminal Punishment Code gives each felony crime a certain number of “points”. All felony crimes are assigned a “level”. For example a 3rd degree felony grand theft is a level 4 felony R… Read MoreRead More
Restitution: Why do I owe so much money?
November 8th, 2016
Restitution If you were convicted of a crime which involved injury to another person or damage to their property, the court will most likely order that restitution be paid as part of your sentence. This restitution order can be imposed whether the da… Read MoreRead More
Categories: Pasco County Florida, Probation, Sentencing
Tags: accidents, damages, DUI, injury, money, payment, probation, Restitution, restitution hearing, theft