Minnesota places DUI/DWI offenses into four degrees. These rage from Misdemeanors to Felonies. The level of charge depends on a number of factors, such as how many prior offenses a person has on their record within the past 10 years. There are also other “aggravating factors” such as: 1) blood alcohol level; 2) whether a person under the age of 16 was in the vehicle, and; 3) whether an accident was involved.
DUI/DWI Degrees Defined
The degrees of DUI/DWI are as follows starting with the least serious:
Contact A Minneapolis DWI Lawyer
Carson J. Heefner has over 20 years experience representing individuals charged with DWI/DUI in the State of Minnesota. He is a graduate of the National College for DUI Defense, which is an intensive training seminar for people who defend those accused of DWI/DUI. If you or anyone you know has been charged with such an offense, contact Carson at 612-202-8971 or firstname.lastname@example.org for a free consultation.