and drives his car home.
Criminal Defense Attorney
Once someone is arrested they are typically taken to jail so they are not likely to get their keys back before they have a chance to sober up. Otherwise, it could be a problem.
Austin Jail Release and Bond Assistance
Austin Probation Lawyer
Austin DWI Lawyer
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DUI / DWI Attorney
It depends on a number of factors, including the amount of time that passed and whether the person had sobered up.
Car / Auto Accident Lawyer
There are a number of questions related to this. How much time passed, what were the BAC test results, was another person present when the driver was released. If the driver reached home without hurting himself or someone else then whether or not the deputy was "negligent" is not an issue. The deputy's actions may be relevant in defense of any criminal charges.