SCRAM Program in Los Angeles

California SCRAM Program Lawyers

Alcohol Monitoring Bracelet for DUI Offenders

Driving Under the Influence or Driving While Intoxicated is a very serious offense in the Los Angeles area. Being convicted of a DUI or DWI will often times hinder many aspects of one’s life such as driving privileges, employability and others. Fortunately, there are several several programs in California that help the accused to keep their lives on track once the DUI arrest is made. One of those programs is the Secure Continuous Remote Alcohol Monitoring (SCRAM) Program in California.

California SCRAM Program

The SCRAM program in California allows the offender to wear an ankle bracelet that monitors ones Blood Alcohol Content (BAC). This device is frequently allowed to be worn in lieu of jail time. There is a cost that must be paid by the accused for the renting of the bracelet. How long the bracelet must be worn is dependent on the circumstances surrounding the DUI case, DUI history, etc. If you have been convicted of one or more DUI’s in California a skilled and knowledgeable drunk driving defense lawyer can help you get through this trying time by explaining all of your options to you.

If you have been arrested and charged with a DUI or DWI in the Los Angeles, CA area it may make sense to consult with an experienced Los Angeles County, CA DUI Lawyer. Call the Law Office of George W. Woodworth regarding your DUI. His office number is (562) 754-7422.

Possible Scenarios Involving Wearing A SCRAM Bracelet

  • DWI or DUI
  • Jail Depopulation Programs
  • Pre-Trial Proceedings
  • Probation
  • Parole/Re-Entry
  • Underage/Juvenile DUI’s
  • 24/7 Sobriety Program Enrollment
  • Home Confinement (Although the SCRAM bracelet is not a home confinement device)

Who Can Wear The SCRAM Bracelet In California

Normally, use of the SCRAM bracelet is associated with multiple DUI offender’s. However, even a first time offender can use the SCRAM program if there are certain circumstances such as excessively high Blood Alcohol Content percentages. A court may use the SCRAM device to discourage one’s alcohol consumption, and their alcohol dependency, and deciding if it is an appropriate course of treatment. It is often best to work with a caring and compassionate Los Angeles, California DUI Attorney who not only cares about protecting your rights but also cares about you getting the help you need.

Contact A Los Angeles, California DUI Lawyer

If you have been charged with a DUI in Los Angeles County, California feel free to contact Los Angeles, CA DUI Attorney George W. Woodworth. Call and speak personally to Mr. Woodworth. He can be reached personally at (562) 754-7422.   The Law Office of George W. Woodworth is here to help those charged with DUI’s in Los Angeles.