Punishments for DUIs in Oklahoma
Penalties for Oklahoma DUI Conviction
First time misdemeanor DUI in Oklahoma carries a minimum jail sentence of ten days in jail, if you are found guilty. In some cases you may be required to serve up to a year in jail on a first offense. Additionally, you may be required to pay a fine of up to $1,000 for your first offense as well. These penalties are in addition to the administrative pain of dealing with DPS to save your Driver’s License and other consequences of a DUI in Oklahoma.
Anyone with a prior DUI conviction may face a felony DUI, which carries a minimum of one year in jail, not a maximum. Know your rights, know your options, seek counsel from a DUI lawyer in Oklahoma. Please find a chart of the current punishment ranges for DUI, DWI, and APC offenses below:
|Age||BAC||Charge||Jail Time||Criminal Penalties|
|21 years or older||> .08%||DUI||1st offense: |
10 days to 1 year
2nd offense in 10 years:
1 to 5 years
2nd felony offense:
1 to 7 years
3rd offense (and subsequent offenses):1 to 10 years
|1st offense: |
A misdemeanor charge Fine up to $1,000
2nd offense in 10 years:
A felony charge Fine up to $2,500
2nd felony offense:
A felony charge Fine up to $5,000
3rd offense (and subsequent offenses):A felony chargeFine up to $5,000
|21 years or older||between .05% and .08%||DWI||Up to 6 months||$100 to $500|
|Under 21 years old||Any amount of alcohol||DUI||1st conviction: |
Fines between $100-$500 or community service, or a treatment program, or any combination of the 3
2nd of subsequent conviction:Fines between $100-$1,000 or community service, or a treatment program, or any combination of the 3
|21 years or older||>.08%||APC||Same as first offense DUI||Same as first offense DUI|
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