The Los Angeles Department of Transportation makes over a hundred arrests every month against individuals who post on Craigslist ride share and taxi drivers who are flagged down in sting operations. If you have been targeted for violated Los Angeles Municipal Code (LAMC) 71.02(A) - Illegal vehicle for Hire (Unmarked Vehicle) and/or LAMC 71.03(d) - NO LA DOT Tax Driver Permit, call attorney Arthur Khachatourians for a free criminal defense consultation - 818-590-8294.
Generally speaking, when an arrest occurs under LAMC 71.03(d) and LAMC 71.02(A), the defendant's car is impounded and he faces misdemeanor criminal charges in Los Angeles Central Arraignment Court, located at 429 Bauchet Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012. The defendant may face thousands of dollars in impound fees, court fees, and misdemeanor charges for operating as a bandit taxi cab.
Our law firm the experience and reputation in handling this type of cases favorably for the Defendant. In the past we have obtained our client's vehicle out of impound and dismissed the misdemeanor charges. The defendant has many defenses. For example, the defendant may have only requested reimbursement of gas money, the taxi driver was rendering assistance, or the vice-officer entrapped the Defendant.
If you have been arrested or have been cited by the Department of Transportation for violating Los Angeles Municipal Code Sections 71.02(A) and 71.03(d), call attorney Arthur Khachatourians for a free criminal defense consultation.
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