Written by attorney Lysandra Pachuta

Why Did the Officer Give Me Field Sobriety Tests in my DUI Case?

Field sobriety tests are offered in most DUI cases. The officer will use your performance to decide whether to continue investigating you or arrest you for DUI. And most importantly the officer will try to use your performance on the tests against you in court. Common field sobriety tests are:

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