Driving under the influence costs more

DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE
COSTS MORE THAN YOU THINK

The First DUI Costs At Least $6,000*
 
Fines and Penalties (minimum) $1,250
Tow and Impound Fees $190
Jail Time and Bail $160
DMV Re-Issue Fee $125
DUI Program $500
Auto Insurance Increase Per Year $1,200
Restitution Fund $100
Attorney Fees (varies) $2,500

 

* Plus
 
Restricted Driver’s License 90 Days
DUI & Alcohol Programs 3 to 9 Months
Probation 3 Years
Lost Wages or Loss of Employment
Time Spent in court and DUI Classes

 

What You Could Buy For a DUI

  • Rent for 4 Months
  • Groceries for 2 Years
  • 95 Pairs of Shoes
  • Gasoline for 4 Years
  • Car Payments and Auto Insurance for 1 Year
  • Cal State University Tuition for 2 Years
  • 4 Hawaiian Vacations
  • 80 LA Lakers Tickets
  • Cell Phone for 12 Years
  • 600 Movie Tickets
  • High Speed Internet for 16 Years

 

Be Smart – Plan Ahead

  • Take keys away form people who will be drinking or who are impaired
  • Take a bus, train or cab
  • Stay overnight or have someone pick you up
  • Designate a driver to stay sober
  • Never ride with an impaired driver

 

IF YOU CHOOSE TO DRIVE – DRIVE SOBER