Starting tonight – June 7, 2019 – the Northern Delaware County DUI Taskforce will be conducting a full week of roving DUI patrols. Six different township police departments make up this DUI Taskforce: Haverford, Marple, Newtown, Radnor, Springfield and Upper Darby.
Since 2009 the Northern Delco DUI Taskforce has conducted close to 100 patrol operations and is responsible for arresting over 150 drivers forDUI and issuing almost 1,000 motor vehicle code citations.
If you are stopped by one of these roving DUI patrols / sobriety checkpoints, you should contact Omnis Law Group, LLC immediately. Just last week the Pennsylvania Supreme Court ruled that multi-jurisdictional checkpoints are unlawful unless all municipalities pass a local ordinance permitting them. In the past, police departments relied on the Municipal Police Jurisdiction Act (MPJA) to justify inter-agency cooperation. They can no longer do this. The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has ruled that the MPJA only applies to crimes in progress, not to investigations like sobriety checkpoints.
The Aggressive • Professional • Experienced attorneys of Omnis Law Group bring this message to you as a public service. Know that there are many ways to fight your case. Let our attorneys help you if you are charged with DUI or a motor vehicle citation as a result of an illegal multi-jurisdictional checkpoint. Call 484-81-OMNIS to schedule your free consultation
Should you or someone that you know be in the need of legal services stemming from a DUI charge, the attorneys at Omnis Law Group, LLC are here to help.