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What to Know About Drunk Driving in Austin

Texas is one of the biggest states in the nation. With so much land area and millions of people, you can expect that lots of criminal activity will occur.

What is the BAC Limit in Texas?

In Texas, if an individual has a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) of .08 or higher, they can be arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated (DWI). BAC measures the amount of alcohol in a person’s blood at the time of the breathalyzer, blood test, or urine test.

Has COVID-19 Affected DWI Traffic Stops?

With the COVID-19 pandemic still raging across the country, police officers have made fewer DWI and DUI arrests, and prosecutors have issued fewer charges.