California Penal Code 647f defines public intoxication as being willfully under the influence while you are in a public area. You must also be so drunk that you cannot care for your safety or of the others around you, and/or you are drunk to the point that you have become a hindrance or obstruction to other people using the public walkways such as pavements or streets. Public intoxication charges are often not that serious as it is considered a misdemeanor. However, if charge with this crime, you must be wary because a guilty verdict will result to a permanent record that can affect future employments and other future opportunities. It is important that one must find a legal expert or a Los Angeles public intoxication attorney that can help you make a strong case and forcefully defend your innocence like Attorney Randy Collins.
Defending a public intoxication charge can be done by proving one, some, or all of the following things:
The possible penalties for a guilty verdict of public intoxication can include a jail sentence, fines of less than $1,000, and probably probation too. However, it is the permanent record of your crime that is the most daunting. If you are worried of this, get a public intoxication attorney that can help you skip this punishment by making a deal with the DA and the judge. Attorney Randy Collins has experience and knowledge necessary to make this deal. Call his office and schedule a consultation for your case now.
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