DRUG CRIME

Dismissed

Petersen filed a motion to suppress alleging that the stop and search were illegal.

DUI

Probation

Breath test excluded for failure to follow proper procedure. The Court agreed and ruled the breath test inadmissible at trial.

CRIMINAL DEFENSE

Not Guilty

Jury Trial: Client was charged with use of a firearm in commission of a felony.

2nd OFFENSE DUI

DUI Reduced

Citizen was accused of driving with blood alcohol content of .345.   Petersen Law filed a Motion to Suppress and the charge was reduced to a non-aggravated, <.15 BAC, for probation.

DOMESTIC ASSAULT

Dismissed

Citizen was accused of striking an intimate partner with a metal stool leaving a bruise. Charge was dismissed.

FELONY ASSAULT

Dismissed

Citizen was accused of pointing a firearm at another person. Through quick action, the charge was reduced to a misdemeanor. Later, the misdemeanor was dismissed.

1ST OFFENSE DUI

DUI Reduced To Reckless Driving

Citizen was accused of dui.  He was 18 and about to enter the military. A DUI would have derailed his career. Petersen filed a motion to suppress and was able to get the charge reduced to Reckless driving for a fine.   He deployed to the military in May.

POSSESSION OF COCAINE

Dismissed

York County Citizen was accused of possession with intent to deliver several kilos of cocaine found in a vehicle.   Through careful negotiation, the case was not referred for federal prosecution and the State Court charges were dismissed.