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Criminal defense in Austin Texas.

Driving While Intoxicated: Travis County

| May 22, 2017

DWI is the single most common offense in Travis County. There were 12,190 of them, over the past 3+ years. The great bulk of DWI’s were within four categories: “Active”, “Final Disposition”, “Dismissed” and “Probation”. Those four categories accounted for 96% of the cases. “Active” is pending cases. Final Disposition is people who got jail […]

Criminal History

| May 22, 2017

People often ask: “Will this be on my record?” Unfortunately, there’s no easy answer to that question. The reason there’s no simple answer is that there’s no single database that contains all the information. Instead, information is scattered all over the place. In Austin, for example, APD keeps information about arrests. TCSO – the Travis […]