How Do I Know If My Fourth DUI Is A Class VI Felony?

Your fourth DUI is a class VI felony if:

1)       You were driving impaired while a person under 15 years of age was in the vehicle.

The penalties include:

  • One day in jail and up to four months in prison.
  • $750 fine with surcharges, jail fees, $250 assessment, $1500 prison fund assessment, $1500 DPS fees and other miscellaneous court fees and charges.
  • Revocation of your driver license for at least one year (you may apply for SIIRDL after 90 days).
  • Use of an interlock ignition device for at least twelve (12) months.
  • Substance abuse screening followed by recommended counseling
  • Possible order to attend a Mothers Against Drunk Driving Victim Impact Panel.
  • Probation for up to ten (10) years.
  • Attendance at traffic survival school because you have attained. eight points on your driver’s record.
  • Possible court order to perform community restitution.

 The Legal Jargon: A.R.S. § 28-1383(A)(3); A.R.S. § 28-1383(L)(2).

If you have been charged with a DUI or Drug related DUI, contact the Arizona criminal defense lawyers at Oracle Law Group Office P.C. for assistance with your criminal case.