A DUI, in most instances would be considered as a misdemeanor. Because a DUI is a misdemeanor, the DUI probation terms would be less stringent than that of felony probation terms. If you have been arrested and need a criminal defense attorney, call our office at (317) 743-0771.
DUI Probation Terms
The terms of a DUI misdemeanor probation in Indiana will normally include the following requirements:
- Report to a probation officer
- Pay any fines and/or court costs
- Pay any restitution due
- Not to consume alcohol
- Not to consume drugs
- Submit to random drug screening
- Complete any required community service hours
- Complete any inpatient or outpatient treatment as mandated by the court
- Attend AA/NA meetings
- Commit no new offenses while on adult probation
Terms of DUI Probation
If an individual breaks any of the terms or conditions of probation, they can face extremely severe repercussions. When the terms of probation are broken, the person serving probation for a DUI conviction can face serious, final consequences and penalties. Some of the consequences include the possibility of additional probation terms, significant fines, a revoked probation, a weekend or two in jail or, more significantly, a sentence to all of the backup time.
If You Have Violated DUI Terms
If you have made the serious mistake of violating DUI probation conditions, it is EXTREMELY IMPORTANT that you contact a criminal defense attorney in Indianapolis as soon as possible. Let us represent your best interests. Call us at (317) 743-0771 or contact us at the office. We are here, and ready to help.