What are the Consequences of an Extreme DUI in Arizona?

What are the Consequences of an Extreme DUI in Arizona?

Receiving any type of DUI is a very serious offense in any state. However, if you are arrested with a blood alcohol content of .15%-.199%, you will most likely receive an extreme DUI. If you are faced with an extreme DUI, you need the assistance of an experienced legal team who is ready to fight for your rights. Fortunately, our Arizona extreme DUI defense attorneys have been helping people in your situation for years. Please read on and reach out to our experienced firm to learn more about extreme DUIs and how we can help.

What happens if I receive a first offense extreme DUI in Arizona?

For a first-offense extreme DUI in Arizona, you may face the following penalties:

  • Up to 180 days in jail
  • Up to 1 year of a suspended license
  • $1,000 Prison Construction Fee
  • $1,000 Department of Public Safety Fee
  • Up to 5 years of probation
  • A vehicle impoundment of thirty days
  • More than one year of the mandatory use of an Ignition Interlock Device
  • Mandatory alcohol screening and counseling
  • A $2,500 fine, plus additional surcharges
  • A $250 DUI Abatement Fee

What are the penalties for a second extreme DUI in Arizona?

If this is your second extreme DUI in Arizona, you are facing severe consequences upon conviction. They are as follows:

  • Up to 180 days in jail
  • Up to 30 hours of community service
  • A $2,500 fine
  • Mandatory alcohol screening, education, and treatment
  • More than 1 year of the mandatory use of the Ignition Interlock Device
  • Up to five years of probation
  • Up to one year of revoked driving privileges
  • A $250 DUI Abatement Fee
  • A $1,250 Prison Construction FeeA $1,250 Department of Public Safety Fee
  • A vehicle impoundment of thirty days

What are the consequences of a super extreme DUI in Arizona?

A super extreme DUI is when an individual is arrested with a BAC that is .20% or higher. Here are some of the consequences you may face:

  • Up to 180 days of incarceration
  • Alcohol Screening and Counseling
  • A $2,500 fine, plus additional surcharges
  • $1,000 Department of Public Safety Fee
  • Up to five years of probation
  • 30-day vehicle impoundment
  • Up to 1 year of suspended driving privileges
  • More than 18 months with an Ignition Interlock Device
  • A $250 DUI Abatement Fee
  • A $1,000 Prison Construction Fee

Contact our experienced Arizona firm

The legal team at Weintraub & Weintraub has years of experience representing clients who have been injured in accidents due to the negligence of others as well as those who are facing charges of driving under the influence. Those injured due to another party’s negligence should never have to suffer alone. If you need strong legal representation, please do not hesitate to contact our firm today.

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