Can I Get in Trouble Using a Fake ID?

In June of every year, high schools around the area celebrate graduation. Unfortunately, during that same time period – and at other times as well – a number of individuals are often arrested for [...]

Possession of a fake ID

The Buffalo-Niagara Falls metropolitan area, with its profusion of colleges, universities, and trendy neighborhoods, is a haven for adolescents planning for their futures. However, because of the [...]

What are the Penalties for a Cell Phone Violation?

Drivers in New York State face some of the country’s strictest penalties with regard to talking on a cell phone or utilizing a mobile device for texting and/or getting directions. Conviction of [...]

Tips on Dealing With Police

When you are pulled over by the city or state police, both you and the officer are instantly thrust into an uncomfortable situation. The officer’s duty is to make sure that you are following all [...]

Can I Get My DWI Case Dismissed If I Was Never Read My Miranda Rights?

Oftentimes, when I meet with individuals in my office for the first time, they indicate that they were not read their Miranda rights. Because of that, they believe their case should be dismissed. [...]

What are the Differences Between a Felony, Misdemeanor, and a Violation?

In New York State, offenses are classified in three different categories: felonies, which are punishable by more than one year in jail; misdemeanors, which are punishable by up to one year in [...]

Reckless Driving Charges in Buffalo, NY

Summertime in Western New York can be a time of leisure and excitement, and after each long and snowy winter, our neighbors from Tonawanda to Lackawanna flock to the shores of Lake Erie, the [...]

5 DWI Penalties

The 5 DWI Penalties That Follow a Conviction Dedicated Buffalo DWI Lawyer Drew Fritsch outlines the DWI penalties that could follow a conviction in New York. Driving While Intoxicated, more [...]