Category Archives: DUI Field Equipment

Marijuana Breathalyzers Tested in California


You’ve been hearing me say it for quite a while: Marijuana breathalyzers are coming soon. And it seems as though they’ve arrived. Police officers in California teamed up with Mike Lynn, CEO of Hound Labs, which developed a marijuana breathalyzer … Continue reading

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Teen Invents DUI-Detection Device


13-year-old Krishna Reddy is doing something most junior high schoolers wouldn’t even consider; finding a way to reduce the number of drunk drivers on our streets. Reddy sought to create a device, unlike standard breathalyzers, that could test whether someone … Continue reading

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Do I Have to Give a Breath Sample?


Many people are confused about whether they’re required to give a breath sample following a California DUI stop. Unfortunately, the answer is not as simple as “yes” or “no.” There are two different breathalyzers that a person can submit to … Continue reading

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Can a Fever Increase a Breathalyzer Reading?


Breathalyzers assume that no one has gastroesophageal reflux disease, a low carb diet, and that no one is hypoglycemic. While breathalyzers do not account for these differences in people, they can all affect breathalyzer results. Continue reading

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New THC Breathalyzer Coming Soon?


I’ve done several posts on whether we could be seeing a breathalyzer for marijuana soon. The latest reports on a marijuana breathalyzer are coming from one of the states which have recently legalized recreational marijuana. Continue reading

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