DUI checkpoints or roadblocks are an obvious intrusion on the privacy of an individual. Any time the privacy of an individual is compromised by law enforcement, it brings up constitutional issues. The fourth amendment provides protection against intrusions that are unreasonable.
DUI/OVI Checkpoints have been approved in Ohio subject to certain conditions:
An experienced Columbus DUI attorney should investigate whether the above conditions were met and develop a strong defense strategy for your individual case.
If you were arrested for drinking and driving as a result of a DUI checkpoint, call (614) 205-2208 to speak to an experienced Columbus Ohio DUI attorney from The Maher Law Firm.