Sobriety checkpoints are common during the holiday season, but especially on New Year’s Eve. Continue reading and reach out to our skilled Bergen County DWI attorneys today to ensure you are not charged with a DWI this year.
The state of New Jersey does not tolerate DWI offenses. Even if it is just your first offense, if you are pulled over by law enforcement with a blood alcohol concentration of .08-.09% while operating a vehicle, you will likely encounter the following:
Also, it is important to note for your first offense, if your BAC was higher than 0.10%, you will most likely face even stricter penalties, including a $300-$500 fine and a 7-12 month license suspension. Reach out to our firm today if you are charged with a DWI this New Year’s Eve.
New Jersey will classify you as a repeat offender if you are charged with a second DWI. This means that it will result in even more severe consequences including:
You will face life-long consequences if you receive a third offense DWI this New Year’s Eve. If you do not have an experienced Bergen County DWI attorney on your side, you can expect to face the following consequences:
Kevin T. Conway is an experienced Bergen County criminal attorney handling DUI, DWI, traffic violations, violent crimes, sex crimes, illegal gun possession, shoplifting, and juvenile crimes. Attorney Conway is also experienced in commercial law matters, zoning law, and estate planning. If you need an aggressive criminal lawyer, contact The Law Office of Kevin T. Conway for a free consultation.