Penalties & Punishment for a DUI with injury

If convicted of a DUI Misdemeanor with injury in San Diego County you would be facing:

  • 3-5 years probation
  • 5 days to 1 year in jail
  • $390-$5,000 in fines
  • A 3, 18, or 30 month alcohol program ordered by the court
  • 1-3 years drivers license restriction/suspension
  • Financial restitution to all injured parties
  • Designated as a ”habitual traffic offender” by the California DMV

Additional punishment the judge can add at his or her discretion.

  • Vehicle impoundment
  • Ignition interlock device installation in any vehicle registered in your name
  • Community service
  • MADD victim impact panel
  • Required to attend Alcoholics Anonymous meetings