Attempting to Elude

Section 13A-10-52

It is a crime in Alabama to flee or attempt to elude law enforcement. Code of Alabama Section 13A-10-52 states It shall be unlawful for a person to intentionally flee by any means from anyone the person knows to be a law enforcement officer if the person knows the officer is attempting to arrest the person. Call our Birmingham Alabama attempting to elude lawyer at (205) 823-7233.

(b) It shall be unlawful for a per) son while operating a motor vehicle on a street, road, alley, or highway in this state, to intentionally flee or attempt to elude a law enforcement officer after having received a signal from the officer to bring the vehicle to a stop.-

(c) A violation of subsection (a) or (b) is a Class A misdemeanor unless the flight or attempt to elude causes an actual death or physical injury to innocent bystanders or third parties, in which case the violation shall be a Class C felony. In addition, the court shall order the suspension of the driver’s license of the defendant for a period of not less than six months nor more than two years.

The Stoves Law Firm, P.C. is committed to protecting the rights of individuals charged with attempting to elude law enforcement in Alabama. We understand the complexities of the legal system and are dedicated to providing vigorous defense strategies for our clients.

In Alabama, attempting to elude law enforcement is a serious offense, carrying severe penalties, including fines, imprisonment, or both. The penalties are even more significant if the offense involved risk of physical injury or damage to property.

At The Stoves Law Firm, P.C., we believe in the presumption of innocence until proven guilty. Our experienced lawyers will scrutinize every detail of your case, challenge the prosecution’s evidence, and negotiate for reduced charges or dismissal when possible. We aim to minimize the potential consequences of an attempting to elude charge and protect your rights throughout the legal process.

If you or someone you know has been charged with attempting to elude law enforcement in Alabama, don’t hesitate to contact us at (205) 823-7233. We’re here to help. Call our Birmingham Alabama attempting to elude lawyer at (205) 823-7233.

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