- DUI charge reduced to reckless driving
- Expired tag
- Running a red light
- DUI charge
Austell Municipal Court
Client was stopped for expired tag and running a red light. Once the police officer approached her vehicle, he smelled alcohol and observed an open container in the client’s vehicle.
Client was arrested and charged with DUI.
Attorney Richard Blevins was able to get the case reduced to reckless driving. Attorney Richard Blevins was able to show the prosecutor that they lacked any physical manifestations to show that his client was under the influence of alcohol. Client was very happy.
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About Attorney Richard Blevins
Attorney Richard Blevins is a former Cobb County Assistant District Attorney and Assistant Solicitor General. He is a part-time criminal justice instructor at Chattahoochee Technical College in Marietta, Georgia.
He graduated third in his class at the DeKalb County Police Academy and achieved an intermediate certification from Georgia’s Peace Officer Standards & Training Council.
Attorney Richard Blevins was a former Detective with the Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office, a former Police Officer with the Milledgeville Police Department and the DeKalb County Police Department.
He also is veteran of the United States Army where he was a soldier in the Military Police Corps stationed overseas. Read more.