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If you’ve been charged with a DUI hiring Trey Norman is your best defense.  His  familiarity with the court system, knowledge of plea bargain details, and the ability to navigate complex administration procedures will prove beneficial.

In Alabama, driving under the influence is defined as driving with a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) of:

  • 0.08% or more.
  • 0.04% or more in a commercial vehicle.
  • 0.02% or more, if you are younger than 21 years old.

DUI Penalties in Alabama

The consequences and penalties you’ll face after being arrested for and convicted of a DUI will come from both the court and the Alabama Department of Public Safety(DPS).

The court and AL DPS penalties you may face are as follows:

  • For a 1st offense of a DUI, you may receive:
    • Up to 1 year in jail.
    • A fine of $500 to $2,000, plus a charge of $100 for the Impaired Drivers Trust Fund.
    • A driver’s license suspension for 90 days.
    • Required attendance at a DUI treatment and education program.
  • For a 2nd offense, you may face:
    • 48 hours to 1 year in jail.
    • 20 days of community service.
    • A fine of $1,000 to $5,000, plus a $100 fee for the Impaired Drivers Trust Fund.
    • A driver’s license revocation for 1 year.
  • For a 3rd offense of a DUI within 5 years, you may face:
    • 60 days to 1 year in jail.
    • A fine of $2,000 to $10,000, plus $100 for the Impaired Drivers Trust Fund.
    • A driver’s license revocation of 3 years.
  • For a 4th offense or subsequent offenses within 5 years, you may face:
    • Prison time of 1 to 10 years.
    • A fine of $4,000 to $10,000.
    • A driver’s license revocation for 5 years.

Your penalties may vary depending on the circumstances and severity of your DUI.

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