Do you know the three most expensive costs of a DUI? If you said insurance, attorney fees and court fees you are correct. The total cost of these three items alone could add up to $12,000 but when you hire an experienced attorney it is possible to reduce these costs by more than half! DUI Attorneys of Sacramento will vigorously fight to ensure that the negative repercussions are minimal.
In addition to increased insurance premiums, attorney fees and court fees there are a number of miscellaneous costs associated with a DUI conviction. Not to mention, costs and penalties are often more severe if you are a repeat offender or your blood-alcohol content is above 0.15%. Some typical costs are:
i. Bail – Estimated Cost: $100-$500
ii. Towing – Estimate Cost: $100-$500
iii. DUI Alcohol Awareness Program – Estimated Cost: $350-$800
iv. Ignition Interlock Device – Estimated Cost: $400-$1,500