2012 CF 006457 NC – Sarasota County Charges: Traveling to Meet a Minor and Solicitation of a Minor Result: Felony Child Abuse and Contributing to the Delinquency of a Minor The defendant was facing a minimum of four years in prison and having to register as a sex offender for the rest of his life. […]
2012 CT 005873 NC Charge: DUI Result: Not Guilty Driver was down visiting Sarasota County on vacation. He was stopped for no headlights. A DUI investigation ensued and the Defendant was arrested. Darren Finebloom tried the case to a jury and the Defendant was found not guilty.
2012 CT 004127 SC Charge: 2nd DUI within 5 years Result: DUI Charge Completely Dismissed Driver was stopped for an equipment violation, the stopping deputy noticed signs of impairment and called out a DUI officer. Darren Finebloom proved the stopping officer did nothing to further the investigation while waiting for the DUI cop to arrive. He moved to suppress […]
2011 CT 008502 NC Charge: DUI w/ BAC>.15 Result: DUI Charge Completely Dismissed Driver was stopped for driving vehicle in unsafe condition. Driver blew over a .15 which caries enhanced penalties. Motion to suppress granted and DUI charge dismissed.
7048-XFA – Hillsborough County – November 2012 Charge: DUI Result: Reckless Driving Defendant was stopped for running a stop sign. Upon extensive review of the location of the stop, pictures were taken of the stop sign and compared to the position of the officer at the time he allegedly observed defendant driving. During negotiations and […]
8239-XFA – Hillsborough County – November 2012 Charge: DUI Result: Charges Reduced w/ no conviction Defendant was stopped in South Tampa on Platt Street for driving the wrong way on Westland Street. Upon contact, officers smelled alcohol on her breath and requested that she perform field sobriety exercises. She refused to perform them and refused […]
2012 MM 005307 NC (Sarasota County) Petit Theft The Defendant was accused of stealing one pair of pants from Dillards Department store. Darren Finebloom deposed all parties involved and it was revealed that the Defendant paid for 3 of the 4 items and wore the pants out. It was shown that the Defendant also placed the […]
2012 C T 001342 (Manatee County) DUI Defendant was stopped in Manatee County by a Pinellas County sheriff for briefly driving on the wrong side of the roadway against oncoming traffic. The Pinellas sheriff called out for Manatee Deputies to respond. A DUI investigation ensued and the Defendant was arrested for DUI. He took a breath test and blew […]
CTC111721XEOAN – Pinellas County – November 2012 Charge: DUI Result: Reckless Driving At 5:30 AM, on his way to the airport to travel and visit his daughter, defendant’s right rear tire blew. He was not familiar with the area, and traveled on the flat tire looking for a gas station. Ultimately, he was stopped by […]
4307-XGA – Hillsborough County – November 2012 Charge: DUI, 2nd within 5 Result: Reckless Driving Defendant was stopped for driving too slow and using his blinker without turning. Officers followed him for several minutes noting that his driving pattern was erratic and pulled him over. The DUI officer requested that he perform Field Sobriety Exercises […]