If you get a Minor in Possession of Alcohol and the officer didn't give you a breathalyzer before giving you the ticket was he or was he not following proper protocol?
If you are going to court charged with possession of alcohol as a minor and you took a breathalizer will it be taken off your record in RI?
Any substance containing alcohol can effect a breathalyzer test, including burping after consuming alcoholic beverages. Once consumed alcohol is absorbed by the body and introduced into the blood stream. A breathalyzer measures the amount of alcohol vapor that is in the lower lungs. If you were to take a breathalyzer within minutes of having any type of alcohol in your mouth, you would register high due to the vapor still present in your mouth. That…
What percentage of alcohol in the body's blood determines intoxication if given a Breathalyzer test?
Alcohol in mouthwash may cause you to fail a breathalyzer test because the residual alcohol remains in your mouth for up to 15 minutes after using. The breathalyzer will pick up this residual alcohol in your breath and not differentiate whether it came from mouthwash or beverages. You should never take a breathalyzer test within 15 minutes of taking mouthwash or an alcoholic beverage in order to let the residual mouth alcohol dissipate. Mouthwash can…
No. Breathalyzers are instruments that are utilized in a number of professions to determine the amount of blood alcohol content by analyzing a breath sample obtained from an individual. The breathalyzer works on the principle of estimating the blood alcohol content of an individual based on a sample of breath that is obtained from the suspect.
If you were driving and the breathalyzer detects alcohol, then this would be considered a breach of your probation in most states in the US and provinces in Canada. You would be arrested and sent to jail, and your probation officer contacted. Added: If one of the conditions of your probation specifies NO alcohol, you don't even need to be found driving. Just drinking it is sufficient for a VOP.