Extreme or Super Extreme DUI (§ 28-1382)

If your BAC is greater than .15% at the time of driving, it is possible you may be charged with either an “extreme DUI” or “super extreme DUI.” You can be charged with extreme DUI if your BAC is .15% or greater within two hours. You can be charged with super extreme DUI if your BAC is .20% or greater within two hours of driving.

Arizona Criminal DefenseThe possible penalties for a first extreme DUI conviction include:

• 30 days minimum in jail, with a maximum of up to 6 months
• A 90 day suspension of your driving privileges
• Court fines and fees that can total $2,500 or more
• Substance abuse counseling and community service
• Installation of an ignition interlock device for at least 12 months
• Possible SR-22 Insurance Policy

The possible penalties for a first super extreme DUI conviction include:

• 45 days minimum in jail, with a maximum of up to 6 months
• A 90 day suspension of your driving privileges
• Court fines and fees that can total $3,000 or more
• Substance abuse counseling and community service
• Installation of an ignition interlock device for at least 12 months
• Possible SR-22 Insurance Policy

Second Extreme or Super Extreme DUI Conviction

If you are arrested for a second extreme or super extreme DUI within 7 years (84 months), you will be looking at increased penalties including additional jail time. If you are arrested for your third DUI in 7 years you can be charged with Aggravated DUI, a felony. For more information on Aggravated DUI, CLICK HERE.

The possible penalties for a second extreme DUI conviction include (BAC > .15%):
• 120 days minimum in jail, with a maximum up to 6 months
• A 1-year revocation of your driver’s license
• Court fines and fees that can total $3,000 or more
• Installation of an ignition interlock device for 18 months

The possible penalties for a second super extreme DUI conviction include:

• 180 days minimum in jail, with a maximum up to 6 months
• A 1-year revocation of your driver’s license
• Court fines and fees that can total $3,500 or more
• Installation of an ignition interlock device for 24 months
• Possible SR-22 Insurance Policy

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Whether you are facing your first, second, or subsequent DUI charge, our attorneys can help. Our skilled DUI attorneys will explore every detail of your case to try to get your charges dismissed or reduced! Call us at 602-667-7777 or fill out the online questionnaire to schedule your free consultation. We’re available 24/7 to take your call.