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DUI Lawyer for Lakeland, FL

If you have been arrested for DUI by the Polk County Sheriff's Office or the Lakeland Police Department then contact an experienced attorney at the Sammis Law Firm. We focus on fighting these types of cases.

Contact us to discuss the following types of DUI cases:

  • a first arrest for DUI with no prior convictions;
  • the refusal to submit to a breathalyzer to determine the alcohol content of your breath;
  • a high blow of over 0.08 or even 0.15 on Florida's breathalyzer called the Intoxilyzer 8000;
  • the DUI case with property damage or personal injury after a traffic crash; and
  • the DUI case involving a roadblock or sobriety checkpoint.

Attorneys for DUI Defense in Lakeland, FL

Contact an experienced DUI defense attorney at Sammis Law Firm for a driving under the influence (DUI) case in Polk County, FL.

The four attorneys at Sammis Law Firm focus on criminal and DUI defense in Polk County, FL. Whether you took the breath test on the Intoxilyzer 8000 or refused chemical testing, contact us to find out how we can help you fight your case.

Call 813-250-0500 today.

DUI Enforcement Unit of the Lakeland Police Department

When DUI enforcement officers don't have adequate training or don't follow that training properly, they can arrest innocent people. The most obvious way to tell that innocent people are being arrested is by looking at the number of cases in Lakeland, FL, that involve a BAC level below the legal limit of .08.

The Lakeland Police Department has a Drug Recognition Experts that investigates suspected cases of driving under the influence of a controlled substance. 

Additional Resources

City of Lakeland Police Department DUI Enforcement Unit - DUI Enforcement Officers with the Lakeland Police Department recently scheduled a DUI roadblock or sobriety checkpoint on Friday, August 5, 2011, near the 1100 block of North Brunnell Parkway.

Watch a video on YouTube about how the Lakeland Police Department recently won a brand new 2009 Dodge Charger fully equipped for DUI enforcement including a mobile Intoxilyzer 8000 which is the breathalyzer used in Florida.

Video produced by the City of Lakeland Police Department on the dangers of alcohol and drug impaired driving called DUI.

MADD in Lakeland and Polk County, FL - The organization that fights for harsher penalties and punishments in DUI cases throughout Florida. MADD has offices throughout the State including an office in Lakeland, FL. Local chapters of MADD often request that judges impose a condition that the person sentenced attend a Victim Impact Panel (VIP) which is organized by the local MADD chapter.

MADD in Lakeland
1421 Commercial Park Drive #1
Lakeland, FL 33801
Phone: 863-668-7422
Fax: 863-668-5282
Email: polk.fl@madd.org

This article was last updated on Friday, May 11, 2018.