The quality of forensic evidence has been called into question by The Forensic Science Regulator after it found gaps in quality in a recent inspection.
A driver recently used the information off his GPS tracker to cast reasonable doubt over his speeding conviction. So is this a new thing – can GPS be used this way?
New guidelines are now being proposed in respect of disqualifications from driving following a review by the sentencing council. Here we take a look at the changes proposed.
If you get arrested abroad then recent high-profile cases have shown just how important it is to seek appropriate legal representation.
With the Festive Season upon us, many people are caught drink/drug driving the morning after a night of celebrating the festivities. Whether it’s the works do, or a drink at family/friends. Thinking you are ok to drive often catches drivers out…
In some cases, the police need to take either a blood or urine sample from a driver suspected of driving under the influence of drink or drugs. In almost all instances, the police opt for a blood sample. Part of the procedure is informing the suspect that they can if they wish request part of the sample for independent testing. So why do so few suspects take this option up?