In the state of Virginia, traffic violations are taken very seriously. DUI and Reckless Driving, of which there are several variations defined in the code of law, are Class 1 Misdemeanor Criminal charges in Virginia. These charges carry the possibility of up to one year imprisonment, fines up to $2500, and license suspensions, not to mention the points that go on your driving record. Not only are their legal risks, but insurance rates can go up substantially. It is important that you fight every ticket that you receive because every ticket on your record does have an impact.
Including: Alluding, Driving Under the Influence (DUI), Driving on a Suspended License, Driving Without a License, Eluding Arrest, Reckless Driving, Speeding Tickets, Underage DUI