Penalty For DUI Conviction First Offense


Penalties for DUI First Conviction

Fine:

  • $500 to $1,000; or
  • $1,000 to $2,000 when BAC is over .15 or minor in the vehicle.

Jail:

  • Not more than 6 months; or
  • Not more than 9 months when BAC is over .15 or minor in the vehicle.

Probation: Not more than 12 months.

Community Service: Mandatory 50 Hours.

Impoundment of Immobilization of Vehicle: 10 days.

Driver’s License Revocation Period: 6 months to 12 months revocation.

DUI School Level I: 12 hours.

Ignition Interlock Device: May be court ordered. However, when there is a BAC of .15 or higher or passenger is a minor in the vehicle, an Ignition Interlock device is required to be installed in your vehicle for 6 months.