If you receive a sentence of probation, it can range anywhere from 1 to 5 years for a DWI offense. You will likely have to comply with the following terms and conditions of probation:

  • Report to probation as directed
  • Remain within the jurisdiction of the court unless granted permission to travel
  • Remain arrest free
  • Do not drive unless your license is valid, and probation and the Judge have granted you permission to drive – even if DMV says you may drive
  • If allowed to drive, maintain an ignition interlock device on your vehicle – even beyond the normal time frames
  • Comply with any alcohol or drug treatment
  • Do not consume any drugs or alcohol
  • Maintain employment or go to school
  • Do not possess any firearms or other weapons

Stay Away from Bars or Taverns