Houston DWI Task Force Reassignment

According to this story in the Houston Chronicle HPD Assistant Chief Daniel Perales was transferred to a new position which includes management of the DWI task force. Houston Police Department

What makes the move questionable by some is that Perales was previously reprimanded for failing to investigate a HPD officer who was in an accident with a school bus.

The officer has a blood alcohol of more that twice the legal limit at .205. The officer was later charged with DWI.

A first time DWI is a Class B Misdemeanor which carries a possible punishment of up to 180 days in County Jail and up to a $2,000 fine. If you or someone you know is in need of the services of a Houston lawyer for DWI defense call Texas Board Certified attorney Mario Madrid at 713-877-9400.

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