Lost and Found Evidence

Posted by James A. Charnesky

KVOA came by the other day with a few questions about some lost evidence in a high profile case.  Here is a link to the story. http://www.kvoa.com/news/news-4-tucson-investigators-chain-of-evidence/

Nov 18, 2014 0 Comments

Marana Police Say They Need A New Facility

Posted by James A. Charnesky

In the course of my practice I regularly go out to the the Marana Municipal Complex where the Marana Municipal Court is located along with the city offices, including the police headquarters.  I am in position to question their need for a new facility, but given that the Marana City Complex is on...

Oct 17, 2014 0 Comments

DUI and Drugs - A New Look

Posted by James A. Charnesky

Shilgevorkyan - A New Look At Drug Based DUI Many months ago I published an article on DUI drugs.  The information in that blog entry is now outdated as a  recent court case, State v. Shilgevorkyan, significantly changes how we look at the drug based DUI. Prior to Shilgevorkyan, the presence of...

Oct 14, 2014 0 Comments

Police and Video

Posted by James A. Charnesky

From the Arizona Republic / AzCentral.com today: "After Ferguson, should cops all wear cameras?" http://www.azcentral.com/story/i-see-news-people/2014/08/21/12news-wearable-cameras-prevent-inidents/14392871/ I have always contended that cameras are good for all parties.  They provide transpa...

Aug 21, 2014 0 Comments

Tucson DUI News - St. Patrick's Day Checkpoint

Posted by James A. Charnesky

Not that it is a surprise, but the Pima County Sheriff's Department will be conducting a sobriety check point this Saint Patrick's Day weekend.  Here is their press release. Press Release St. Patrick's Day Sobriety Checkpoint Sent on 3/14/2013 12:58:26 PM As St. Patrick's Day approaches, th...

Mar 14, 2013 0 Comments

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