What You Need to Know About Violent Crime Charges in San Antonio

What You Need to Know About Violent Crime Charges in San Antonio

Fight Bexar County Violent Crime Charges with a Skilled, Dedicated Team in Your Corner Facing a violent crime charge can be terrifying, with prosecutors pushing for a conviction and harsh sentences looming. If you or a loved one have been charged with a violent crime, protect your future and make sure you’re not fighting alone….

A Complete Step-by-Step Guide to the Criminal Process in Texas

A Complete Step-by-Step Guide to the Criminal Process in Texas

Navigate the Criminal Justice System with Passionate and Persistent Professionals on Your Side The criminal justice system is a complex maze of rules to navigate on your own. It is important at every stage of the criminal trial process to have an experienced team by your side seeking justice in your case. The Krause Law…

Motions to Revoke or Adjudicate

Motions to Revoke or Adjudicate

Motions to Revoke or Adjudicate Probation The Legal Experience You Need It’s usually easy to get probation. What’s tough is staying on probation. Sometimes, a person runs into issues with completing their conditions and ends up with a Motion to Revoke Probation or a Motion to Adjudicate (if on Deferred Adjudication).  What Should You Do…

When they say “you can’t afford a DWI” they aren’t kidding…

When they say “you can’t afford a DWI” they aren’t kidding…

Being accused and convicted of Driving While Intoxicated (DWI) is expensive. On top of lawyer fees, court costs, days of work missed, and potential restitution fees, a DWI conviction may land you with Miscellaneous Traffic Fines. On September 1, 2019, the Texas Legislature enacted House Bill 2048 which created Chapter 709 of the Texas Transportation Code titled…

Reckless Driving

Reckless Driving

With the pandemic limiting person to person interaction, some people have turned to cars and vehicles for a much-needed outlet. Which is our way of saying that San Antonio has seen an increase in driving-related offenses like reckless driving and racing. But here’s the thing: RECKLESS DRIVING IS A SERIOUS CRIME IN TEXAS. Let’s take…

Obstruction

Obstruction

This week, we’re talking about Obstructing a Highway or Other Passageway. It’s a wordy charge (and a wordy statute), but it boils down to this: Yes, you can get arrested for being in the way. Let’s take a look at the statute: Texas Penal Code Section 42.03:Obstructing Highway or Other Passageway Obstructing Highway or Other…

Evading with a Vehicle

Evading with a Vehicle

We all know that running from the cops is generally frowned upon, right? We assume that’s pretty common knowledge. But did you know that there are criminal charges specifically for trying to escape arrest? There’s even a special charge for trying to escape in a vehicle or boat. Just to drive that home. This week…