The Law of License & DUI Checkpoints in South Carolina

By |2019-05-07T01:16:19-05:00January 19th, 2015|Categories: DUI Defense in Charleston, South Carolina|Tags: , |0 Comments

In South Carolina, law enforcement may briefly stop drivers at a checkpoint or a roadblock for the limited purpose of verifying a driver's license, vehicle registration, and proof of insurance. Also, authorities may set up checkpoints to detect drunk drivers. However, in every case involving an arrest for a DUI at a checkpoint, the prosecution must first show [...]