Matthew Lopez Law represents clients across Arizona who have made mistakes after consuming alcohol. Good people make mistakes. Some of the more common alcohol related charges that we see are disorderly conduct, public intoxication and failure to obey a police officer.
Failure to obey a police officer is a class 2 criminal misdemeanor
If you go to court, the prosecutor may downplay the situation. The prosecutor may say that you simply have to pay a fine and complete community service. However, they may not explain that once you pay a fine, you will have admitted guilt and will have been convicted of a crime. This means, anytime someone runs a background check on you, they will a criminal conviction.
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A criminal conviction may prevent you from obtaining your dream job or getting into your desired graduate school program. Don’t have your life ruined by a poor decision, call a lawyer who has represented several clients for failure to obey a police officer. We are able to use our experience and training to provide clients with beneficial outcomes that could possibly include dismissals. Our consultations are free. Call a lawyer at our office to discuss your case.