Hi, My name is Scott Maasen with the Maasen Law Firm. Today, I want to talk about Extreme DUI Arizona or DUI above 0.15.
Arizona is a very unique state where we have different levels of DUI and sometimes on your ticket you are charged with an extreme DUI.
Extreme DUI in Arizona have BAC over 0.15%
Extreme DUI in Arizona is someone does a blood or breath test that’s above a 0.15 alcohol to your blood. That’s one of the things that they write on the ticket. It’s a medium level serious offense. In Arizona, it’s a misdemeanor offense.
Penalties for Extreme DUI in AZ
The thing that makes Arizona very unique – and extreme DUI is very serious and needs to be handled the right way – is that the penalties for extreme DUI are pretty serious. Someone is facing up to 30 days in jail even on a first offense, so a month of jail. The fines are very high. You’re looking at putting a Breathalyzer on your car for up to 12 months. You’re looking at points on your driver’s license as licenses suspension are likely, increased in insurance, and a number of things that can happen with extreme DUI case.
Options are available with an Extreme DUI
There are many things to look at in extreme DUI case to get it lowered to a first time DUI where it’s a lot less serious or getting it dismissed altogether. It’s very important to understand your rights and understand your options when you’re charge with extreme DUI.
Free Consultation about Extreme DUI with Maasen Law Firm
We handle those cases at Maasen Law Firm and we’re happy to talk with you – at no cost. We offer free consultation to talk with you about your options that you have with extreme DUI case.
If you have questions or that’s something that you know somebody has and would like to know more about, give me a call and I’d be happy to talk with you.