Tampa's Criminal Defense Blog August

Featured Post What Happens If I Refuse a DUI Test in Florida?

In Florida, if you refuse to perform a field sobriety test, you won't face any criminal penalties, but an officer is probably going to suspect you that much more. If you ...

  • Thomas & Paulk Handles Two DMV Hearings

    In August, our Tampa criminal defense law firm helped two people through their DMV Formal Review Hearing . In the first, our client had been facing a ...

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  • The Penalties for Embezzlement in Tampa, Florida

    This white collar crime is a type of theft crime, one where someone had legal access to property owned by someone else, but who used that access to ...

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  • Possession of Marijuana Charges Dismissed

    In a recent case, our team at Thomas & Paulk represented a client in Hillsborough County Court who was facing charges of marijuana possession . In ...

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  • Trooper Fired Due to Arrest for DUI, Drug Possession

    Last month, an on-duty trooper for the Florida Highway Patrol was arrested for DUI and drug possession , reports the Tampa Bay Times . The very next ...

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  • Client Accused of Violating Probation

    In a recent case, one of our clients had been accused of violation his probation by failing to report and for failing to meet the original terms ...

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  • Case Result: Obstructing an Officer

    In early August, our criminal defense team took on a case in the Pinellas County Court involving a client who had been accused of obstructing an ...

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  • Client Accused of DUI with Serious Bodily Injury

    In one of Thomas & Paulk's recent cases, a client had an outstanding warrant for violation of probation on felony driving under the influence with ...

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  • Smartphone App Results in Theft Arrest

    Since the July 17 theft of a smartphone, a security application on the Galaxy phone led officers to the alleged thief. The phone was reported as being ...

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  • Case Result: Disorderly Intoxication

    Our client, a recent University of Tampa graduate, was arrested for disorderly intoxication after being asked to leave MacDintons's Irish Pub on South ...

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  • Client Facing Florida's 10-20-Life Law

    In a recent case, our client was charged with aggravated assault, shooting at an occupied vehicle, and domestic violence battery. It was alleged that ...

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  • DUI Enforcement August 6 Through 12

    The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office is beginning its DUI enforcement efforts for August with compliance checks. These checks are tests that are ...

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  • Four Year Old Attacked & Killed by Two Pit Bulls

    On July 19, a four year old died after he was attacked by two pit bulls. The boy, here referred to as L.S., was with his mother visiting his aunt and ...

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