Driving while under the influence of impairing substances such as alcohol, drugs and other medications is illegal. California Vehicle Code § 23152 a states: "it is unlawful for any person who is under the influence of any alcoholic beverage or drug, or under the combined influence of any alcoholic beverage and drug, to drive a vehicle." § 23152b defines "intoxicated" as having a BAC (blood alcohol content) of 0.08% or higher. If you have been arrested on charges of driving while intoxicated then you could face some serious penalties for conviction depending on a number of factors. If you have been arrested for DUI, speak with a Rancho Cucamonga DUI lawyer at our firm as soon as possible.
The penalties for conviction of a DUI charge in the state of California include the following:
As you can see, the penalties for conviction of a DUI charge can be extremely harsh, especially if it is your third or subsequent offense. Our firm has the skill and experience that you need on your side in order to prevent wrongful conviction of a crime that you did not commit. Due to the sensitive nature of a breathalyzer or other chemical test, it can easily produce a false reading.
Our firm can combat any evidence that is brought in a DUI case. Do not hesitate to contact our firm today to retain our skillful legal assistance.