Delaware Public Intoxication Lawyers
Many times when we have indulged in alcoholic beverages we may not make the best choices. We may opt to partake in dangerous behaviors such as driving a car. Other times we may choose to engage in less dangerous, but equally as foolish, behaviors such as urinating in public. While it is not a crime to be drunk in Delaware it is against the law to be drunk in public.
If you have been arrested for public intoxication in New Castle County, Kent County, or Sussex County, Delaware please contact a Delaware Lawyer who handles Drunk In Public charges.
Call Rehoboth Beach Delaware Public Intoxication Attorneys Ronald D. Phillips and Julianne E. Murray. The Dover, Delaware and Wilmington, Delaware criminal defense office can be reached at 302-697-2499.
The Georgetown, Delaware Criminal Defense office can be reached at 302-855-9300. You can also email the attorneys at the Law Offices of Murray, Phillips & Gay. The attorneys at the Law Offices of Murray, Phillips & Gay have many years experience defending those arrested for crimes, felonies, and misdemeanors in New Castle County, Kent County, and Sussex County, Delaware.
Delaware Drunk In Public Laws
§ 1315. Public intoxication; unclassified misdemeanor; violation.
A person is guilty of public intoxication when the person appears in a public place manifestly under the influence of alcohol or narcotics or any other drug not administered or prescribed to be taken by a physician, to the degree that the person may be in danger or endanger other persons or property, or annoy persons in the vicinity.
Public intoxication is a violation unless the accused has been convicted of public intoxication twice before within 1 year, in which case the offense is an unclassified misdemeanor.
Why Hire A Delaware Drunk In Public Attorney
Being arrested for being drunk in public can be embarrassing. It can also be very costly as you may face fines, court costs and other financial consequences resulting from your drunk in public charges. Attempting to defend yourself, or pleading guilty without an attorney, can make the situation worse. It is a wise move to enlist the aid of an experienced Delaware Criminal Defense Attorney that is experienced in defending those charged with being Drunk In Public.
Contact A Delaware Public Intoxication Defense Lawyer
If you have been charged with disorderly conduct, drunk in public or any other charges in Delaware do not wait to call Delaware Criminal Defense Lawyers Julianne E. Murray and Ronald D. Phillips, Jr. They can be contacted at 302-697-2499 or 302-855-9300. Or email Sussex County Misdemeanor Lawyers.