What Is The Persistent Drunk Driver Designation?
Colorado has created a separate designation for certain people accused of DUI called Persistent Drunk Driver (PDD). If the Colorado DMV designates you as a Persistent Drunk Driver it may be more difficult to get your driver’s license back. Colorado Revised Statute 42-1-102 states that you may be declared a Persistent Drunk Driver if any of these conditions apply:
- You have been convicted of or had your driver’s license revoked for two or more alcohol-related driving violations (DUI or DWAI).
- You get caught driving under an alcohol-related restraint (DUR-ALC).
- You have a DUI with a BAC greater than .15 within two hours of driving.
Don’t Walk Into Court Or The DMV Alone
At Hernandez & Associates, P.C., we can help you prepare to fight a Persistent Drunk Driver designation. Call our Denver office to speak with a lawyer at 303-536-5134 today. We can help fight for your future.
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