Stunting

Stunting

Did you know you can get a traffic ticket while not even driving a vehicle? The traffic offense of stunting can include alerting oncoming drivers to a radar trap or placing an offensive sign on a roadway. It can also include such things as excessive vehicle noise. Simply paying the fine can have long lasting consequences for your ability to drive and for your insurance premiums. If you are charged with stunting you need to know your rights. Contact the experienced lawyers at Peter Northcott Professional Corporation for assistance 24 hours a day.

Street racing / excessive speed

Street racing / excessive speed

If you have been caught taking racing past the video games and on to the streets then you need to know that you could be facing serious criminal consequences. If you are arrested for street racing, it’s vital to know your rights, especially the right to silence. Contact the experienced lawyers at Peter Northcott Professional Corporation for assistance 24 hours a day.

Failing to report an accident

Failing to report an accident

Getting into an accident can be a scary thing but it is important to know that you have a responsibility to remain at the scene until a police officer tells you that it is ok to go. You also need to report the accident, either directly to an officer or in writing. Failure to do this can be both a traffic offense as well as a serious criminal offense. It is vital that you know your rights and responsibilities both right after an accident and the days following it. If you have been in an accident and need assistance dealing with members of police, contact Peter Northcott Professional Corporation 24 hours a day.

Drug Impaired Driving

Drug Impaired Driving

Driving high is impaired driving and carries the same significant penalties. It also is an evolving and complicated area of law where police can and do make mistakes. If you are charged with impaired driving by drug, you need the help of experienced defense lawyers who understand the subtle differences of defending these cases. The lawyers at Peter Northcott Professional have had great success defending these cases. Contact us 24 hours a day for assistance if you have been arrested for impaired driving by drug.

Driving without a license

Driving without a license

Driving without a license can mean many things. Perhaps you forgot it at home or perhaps it is suspended. Perhaps you have been disqualified from driving but desperately need to be somewhere and you take a risk hoping no one will catch you. Regardless of the reason, driving without a license can carry serious legal consequences ranging from simple fines to a period of imprisonment. If you have been arrested for driving without a proper license, you need to know your rights and options. Contact the lawyers at Peter Northcott Professional Corporation for assistance 24 hours a day.

Driving while prohibited

Driving while prohibited

Driving without a license can mean many things. Perhaps you forgot it at home or perhaps it is suspended. Perhaps you have been disqualified from driving but desperately need to be somewhere and you take a risk hoping no one will catch you. Regardless of the reason, driving without a license can carry serious legal consequences ranging from simple fines to a period of imprisonment. If you have been arrested for driving without a proper license, you need to know your rights and options. Contact the lawyers at Peter Northcott Professional Corporation for assistance 24 hours a day.

Leaving the scene of an accident

Leaving the scene of an accident

Getting into an accident can be a scary thing but it is important to know that you have a responsibility to remain at the scene until a police officer tells you that it is ok to go. You also need to report the accident, either directly to an officer or in writing. Failure to do this can be both a traffic offense as well as a serious criminal offense. It is vital that you know your rights and responsibilities both right after an accident and the days following it. If you have been in an accident and need assistance dealing with members of police, contact Peter Northcott Professional Corporation 24 hours a day.

Dangerous Driving

Dangerous Driving

Driving dangerously is a crime in Canada and can carry with it serious and long lasting consequences. Dangerous Driving can include excessive speeding, weaving or other driving that puts members of the public at risk. As part of Peter Northcott Professional Corporation’s focus on traffic related offenses, we have successfully litigated many dangerous driving trials with a successful conclusion and saved many clients their licenses. Contact us 24 hours a day if you have been arrested for Dangerous Driving.

Impaired driving / DUI

Impaired driving / DUI

All it can take is one extra glass of wine with dinner or one too many beers at the game and you can find yourself facing criminal charges for impaired driving, DUI or an “over 80” offense or you could be charged if you refuse to provide a breath sample to police. The consequences can be severe and last for years.

The lawyers at Peter Northcott Professional Corporation have over 40 years of combined experience defending impaired driving charges in Edmonton. We have a proven record of getting the best results for our clients across Alberta. We are available 24 hours a day to assist you if you have been arrested.