Consequences of a First-Time DUI in San Diego

Being convicted of driving under the influence (DUI) is a serious offense with considerable legal and personal consequences. First-time offenders may face severe penalties. These can include fines, mandatory educational programs, probation, department of public work service, interlock ignition device installation, alcohol monitoring devices, self-help meetings, two points on your driving record, and suspension of driving privileges.This article will explain the legal consequences of a first-time DUI conviction in San Diego, California. The laws and penalties discussed will be those in effect a[...]