We all know that we should not get behind the wheel if we have had too much to drink. However, no one is perfect and people can mistakes. Unfortunately, making this particular mistake could get a person into some serious trouble. Virginia police and prosecutors are aggressive when it comes to pursuing a DUI conviction, so it can be crucial for someone in this position to protect themselves.
People who have been charged with a misdemeanor or felony DUI in Virginia have a lot at stake. There may be huge fines, jail time, increased insurance premiums and even a suspended driver's license. These penalties can be even more serious if someone is injured or killed as a result of an accident caused by an alleged drunk driver.