# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Forensic Technology Task 1321650808

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Describe the procedure used to conduct the primary field sobriety tests.

Definition

Description should include the horizontal gaze nystagmus, walk-and-turn, and one-legged stand tests.

Process/Skill Questions

  • How effective are field sobriety tests in confirming intoxication?
  • What factors other than alcohol or drugs could contribute to a failed field sobriety test?
  • What are the strengths and weaknesses of each test?

Other Related Standards

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