Among the many things parents hope their children never have to go through is being placed under arrest by law enforcement. But if the current national situation has taught us anything, it's best to be prepared for the unexpected.
California Highway Patrol (CHP) set a maximum enforcement period over the New Years holiday, resulting in 491 arrests for driving under the influence over a 30-hour period beginning 6:01 p.m. New Year's Eve and ending 11:59 p.m. New Years Day.
Being pulled over by a police officer is not a pleasant experience for anyone. Understanding your rights and knowing what to do (and what not to do) during a traffic stop can prevent an already unpleasant experience from escalating into something much worse.