Trusted Defense Since 1984

Our legal team at Brooks-Stevens, PC has provided Muncie with trusted Muncie criminal defense attorneys for several decades. When it comes to a DWI or DUI arrest, consult with our experienced legal team to make sure you have access to the best possible defense. We personally evaluate the circumstances of your DUI arrest, guiding you through each step and standing with you if your case should require a court appearance.

Consequences of a DUI Conviction in Indiana

The penalties you may face as a result of this arrest depend upon some factors, including whether or not you are a repeat offender, whether or not anyone was harmed, and your BAC levels at the time of your arrest. If this is your first offense, you are likely to be charged with an OWI: operating while intoxicated. This is also known as a DUI or driving while intoxicated. Consequences can range from jail time to fines, though may not necessarily include an alcohol education program or counseling.

Indiana Penalties for First-Time DUI

  • Between 60 days and 1-year incarceration
  • Fines between $500 and $5,000 depending on your recorded BAC level
  • Up to 2 years license suspension

Penalties for Second DUI

  • Up to 3 years incarceration
  • Fines of up to $10,000
  • 2 Years license suspension

Penalties for Third DUI

  • Up to 3 years incarceration
  • Fines up to $10,000
  • License suspension of up to 10 years
  • Ignition interlock device required

We Can Defend Your Rights

Arresting officers, no matter how thorough, often make mistakes. As your Muncie DWI attorney, it is our job to uncover those mistakes and provide a defense that protects your rights. Let us use our decades of criminal defense experience to move you toward the best possible results for your case. Request an appointment regarding your DWI/DUI/OWI arrest by contacting us today.