Columbus Criminal Defense Attorney
Repeat DUI / OVI Offense Penalties
If you have been charged with a repeat DUI/OVI offense, the penalties are increasingly severe. You can face both administrative and criminal penalties that will vary based on your offense, your age, and your driving record so it is important that you speak with a criminal defense attorney. Common penalties for repeat DUI/OVI offenses are listed below:
2nd DUI/OVI Offense within 6 years
3rd DUI/OVI Offense within 6 years
4th DUI/OVI Offense within 6 years
Habitual Offender Registry
You will be placed on the Habitual Offender Registry if you have 5 or more DUI/OVI convictions in the past 20 years, and one of those convictions occurred after September 30th, 2008. This is a publically available registry you will be included in until you do not have 5 DUI/OVI convictions within the past 20 years.