Springfield Crime

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Recent Crime News

  • South Side News & Notes

    Sunday May 17 | via West Side and South Side Leader 

    Four students were arrested after Springfield High School and Junior High School was placed on lockdown May 7 at the start of school for several hours. Springfield Police Sgt.

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  • Ohio high school seniors charged in school bus vanda...

    Saturday May 9 | via WAOW 

    A 29-year-old Vesper man died Friday when the semi-truck he was working underneath rolled off a jack and crushed him, the Wood County Sheriff's Department said. The summer-like weather is done for a while, but that does not mean the weather will be all bad.

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  • St. Martin Parish daily arrest report

    Wednesday May 6 | via KATC-TV Lafayette 

    Doucet, Justin, Age 28 2100 block of Atchafalaya River Hwy Breaux Bridge , LA RECKLESS OPERATION OF A VEHICLE; OPERATING A VEHICLE WHILE INTOXICATED LSP-LOUISIANA STATE POLICE Hantz, Amy, Age 31 1400 block of Coteau Rodaire Hw Arnaudville, LA TELEPHONE COMMUNICATIONS/IMPROPER LANGUAGE/HARASS 50-ST MARTIN SHERIFF Abbeville Police are upgrading 2nd degree robbery charges to 1st degree murder after the victim dies.According to the Abbeville Police Department, Sunday, May 9, around 12:30 p.m. Rickey Picard Jr. succumbed to injuries he sustained during a robbery on April 7, 2015.Police say Picard was allegedly beat and robbed after an argument with Colt Turner behind King's Mart in Abbeville turned violent.

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    Related Topix: Arnaudville, LA, Abbeville, LA

  • Lafayette daily arrest report

    Wednesday May 6 | via KATC-TV Lafayette 

    Abbeville Police are upgrading 2nd degree robbery charges to 1st degree murder after the victim dies.According to the Abbeville Police Department, Sunday, May 9, around 12:30 p.m. Rickey Picard Jr. succumbed to injuries he sustained during a robbery on April 7, 2015.Police say Picard was allegedly beat and robbed after an argument with Colt Turner behind King's Mart in Abbeville turned violent.

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    Related Topix: Lafayette, LA

  • Improperly Restrained Toddler Killed in Crash

    Wednesday May 6 | via KATC-TV Lafayette 

    Troopers responded to a crash on US Hwy 171 at Jeane Chapel Road Friday night around 9:12 p.m. The crash involved a 2005 Dodge Neon, driven by Josee R. Curtis of Leesville, LA and a 2015 Dodge pickup, driven by Jordan L. Ford of Center, TX. Curtis was entering US Hwy 171, from Jeane Chapel Road, preparing to cross the northbound lanes and turn southbound and she was placed in the direct path of the northbound Doge pickup.

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    Related Topix: Leesville, LA

  • Angel Rojas wanted after fatal crash in Springfield.

    Apr 19, 2015 | via WDTN-TV Dayton 

    Officials at the Clark County Jail said Angel Rojas, 19, was brought into the jail at 9 p.m. on Sunday. According to Clark County Municipal Court records, Rojas has been in court three times over the past 18 months for driving under suspension.

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Springfield Law

I recently was charged with OVI, OVI Refusal, OVI State and Marked Lanes. I have a pretrial next month.
Earlier this year I took a plea deal on another OVI arrest and was given Reckless Operation with special conditions. No Future similar violations for 3 years, Jail time suspended and No Alcohol related violations within 3 years. Am I at risk of them reversing the plea deal due to this new charge?
They most likely can't undue the deal but can reimpose the suspended jail time and you are at a much higher likelihood...
Will the current arrest date or conviction date determine the time period between my DUI's?
Does the arrest date or conviction date determine the amount of time between DUI convictions. Asked 23 minutes ago - Springfield, OH DUI My last DUI was in Ohio on June 14, 2004. My current one happened on May 25th, 2014 and my first court date is July 22, 2014. My current case is in Maine where I believe ten years is the cut-off for considering past convictions during sentencing. So whether it is the arrest date or conviction date could make a big difference in what happens to me.
Time goes from the date of CONVICTION on the first offense until the date of the OFFENSE for the new one. So the two...
Does the arrest date or conviction date determine the amount of time between DUI convictions.
My last DUI was in Ohio on June 14, 2004. My current one happened on May 25th, 2014 and my first court date is July 22, 2014. My current case is in Maine where I believe ten years is the cut-off for considering past convictions during sentencing. So whether it is the arrest date or conviction date could make a big difference in what happens to me.
You should try posting this in the Maine DWI section to get some responses to your question. In MN, the date of...
OVI in broken down car and no proof that I was driving?
My car broke down after having some drinks and it was parked on the side of the road. I had called AAA and was waiting for family to arrive to assist me. The police pulled in front of me and never attemped to stop me or anything as my car was immobilized and parked. The car was NOT running and there is no certainty if the keys were in the ignition or not because my uncle says he arrived first and had them in his possession. I was taken to the station and blew a .16 BAC and charged with OVI, receiving the administrative suspension by the officer and a court date for this week. I'm seriously thinking of fighting the charges and make them prove I was driving. I'm looking for a physical control charge or similar if this is possible in my case? This is my very first offense.
If you want to fight the charge, you should retain a lawyer ASAP. There are always ways to fight a DUI charge, but...
Do I need an attorney for my first time OVI offence? I blew a 0.089, I am 20 years old and I was never read my Rights.
I was driving home with some friends from a casual party. It was about 2AM when we were on our way back home. I only had 3 beers and did not feel impaired whatsoever and nor we're my passengers. We get on a road close to my house, when a deer darts out into my line of vision. I panic and pull my emergency break, and I slide all the way into a telephone pole. My friends were in a panicked state and started to walk home. The car wouldn't start so I went home to tell my father about the accident. We went back to the crash site immediately to find a cop taking pictures. In short he arrested me after a sobriety test,(I passed) saying my eyes were twitching. He never read me my rights before he cuffed and questioned me. He never told me my chemical test rights and the breathalyzer looked ancient
Yes you should contact an experienced DWI/DUI attorney without delay. If you want to find one in your area here on...
Son got ovi not first offense. Paid attorney 5000.00. Refuses trial. Not happy with plea bargain.has not been to judge.
Attorney talks terrible to my so , he can't even ask questions. He wasn't driving when arrested. He really needs help. Is it too late? He just got a great job, first time in his life. This is felony. Time in jail is unknown. Help!
It is hard to tell if it is too late from what you have related, but time is wasting away. Contact another attorney...
I have a heart condition. If i have to go to federal jail will they make sure i get my meds??? I cant miss even one day of them
i have a federal ovi/refusal to blow charge. judge says it carries minimum 20 days. will they give me my heart meds in jail??? I cannot miss even one day of them!
I suggest trying to call the facility and asking your questions to them directly. If you have an attorney, they can...