Los Angeles County 1st Offense DUI Penalties Within 10 years

If found guilty of a 1st offense DUI with no aggravating factors in Los Angeles County you would be facing:

  • 3-9 month alcohol & drug program
  • Up to $1,800 in fines
  • 48 hours to 6 months of time spent in jail
  • 6-10 months of having your drivers license suspended
  • 3-5 years DUI probation

Additional punishment(s) the judge could ad at his or her discretion

  • Impounding of your vehicle
  • Ignition interlock device (IID) installation in all vehicles registered in your name
  • Community service
  • Mother’s Against Drunk Driving (MADD) victim impact panel
  • Mandate that you attend Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) meetings