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DUI Penalties in California

DUI Penalties in California

Posted by admin on Aug 13,2014


What are the penalties for a DUI Conviction?

In California the penalties are different, depending on the jurisdiction, the specific circumstances of the case, but for the most part, the sentencing guidelines for a DUI conviction are the following:


First Time Offender

2nd Offense

3rd Offense

4th Offense (within 10 months of third DUI)


4 days to 6 months

10 days to 1 year

120 days to 1 year

16 months

Fines and Penalties

Up to $1,000

Up to $1,800

Up to $1,800

Up to $18,000

License Suspension

30 days to 10 months

2 years (which can be reduced to 1)

3 years

4 years

Ignition Interlocking

Device Mandated


Yes, in some jurisdictions







Our experienced Chico DUI attorneys have handled thousands of cases related to DUI arrests in Northern California.  Our clients have obtained favorable results due to our extensive knowledge dealing with specific judges, persecutors and probation officers.  We work on your cased immediately to defend your driving privileges.

Call our office today and speak to a Chico DUI attorney who will aggressively defend your legal rights.

Proven Results

The Charge

2nd DUI Offense
CVC 23152 (a)

Faced 14 Days in jail


With our expert negotiation skills, the client paid a reduced fine.

The Charge

1st DUI Offence
CVC 23152 (b)

FACED 48 Hour in Jail
$2,200 Fines


With our Experience & Agressive representation we get results
NO Jail Time, $245 Fines

The Charge

At Amaya & Associates, our mission is to provide our clients with the highest


At Amaya & Associates, our mission is to provide our clients with the highest
Faced 10 years

The Charge

Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol, CVC 23152 (a)

Faced 3 Days in County Jail


After thoroughly investigating the facts & aggressive negotiations, the case was resolved.
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