College Beach Weekend: Did you arrive for vacation and go home on probation?
College Beach Weekend started nearly five years ago and typically takes place the last weekend in April, when students want to let loose before buckling down for final exams. A hodgepodge of events that weekend are promoted on social media.
Virginia Beach says they might see as many as 40,000 young adults and local residents at the Oceanfront over this weekend for College Beach Weekend.
Behind the scenes of College Beach Weekend with the Virginia Beach Police Department
In 2017, only two arrests of 270 arrests were under the age of 18. The majority of those arrested (76%) were between the ages of 18-25. Sixty-four out of 260 charges occurred during daytime hours/early evening (34 of those 64 charges were traffic violations). Eighty arrests were made between midnight and 4 a.m. ( from City of Virginia Beach Website)
If you have been charged with a crime during College Beach Weekend, you will need a criminal defense lawyer on your side to help you minimize the damage that charge will do to your life, profession, and finances. Contact Virginia Beach Law Group 757-486-4529, or complete our online contact form.