If you have been arrested for a DUI (driving under the influence), you may have many questions and concerns. Of course, you are welcome to contact one of our Tucson DUI Attorneys, but we have also included some frequently asked questions regarding DUI that we hope you find helpful.
What can I do if I’m arrested for a Tucson DUI?
The most important thing to remember, if you have been arrested for DUI in Tucson, is that you have the same rights as if you were arrested for any crime. You have the right to remain silent, and you have the right to an attorney. Make sure you use those rights! Contact one of our Tucson DUI defense lawyers who can protect your rights, and don’t make any incriminating statements or submit to police questioning.
What is the legal limit in Tucson?
In Arizona, if you are found to be driving with a blood alcohol level of .08% or above, you are considered to be driving under the influence and will likely be charged with DUI.
If I am involved in an accident while driving under the influence, will I face harsher penalties?
Most likely, you will face harsh penalties if you are involved in an accident while DUI. The severity of these penalties will depend upon whether anyone was injured in the accident and how much property damage was caused.