DUI Child Endangerment in Oklahoma
Get Experienced Legal Counsel from Our Tulsa DUI Lawyer
While a first offense
DUI is associated with harsh penalties, getting convicted of a DUI with a
minor child in the vehicle can result in more severe consequences. If
you have been arrested and charged with DUI child endangerment in Oklahoma,
it is imperative to obtain skilled and trustworthy legal representation
from a qualified criminal defense attorney.
Saint & Watzke, PLLC, we are committed to helping our clients get the results they want. With
years of experience as a police officer and a criminal defense lawyer,
our Tulsa DUI attorney has an extensive knowledge of the state legal system
to help our clients either get their charges reduced or case dismissed entirely.
DUI Child Endangerment Penalty
In Oklahoma, DUI-related crimes are punished in a very strict manner. The
state enacted a law which makes driving drunk with a child passenger a
felony in its own right. DUI child endangerment is punishable by a prison
sentence of four years and a fine of up to $5,000.
Ready to Protect Your Rights and Freedom Today
Our Tulsa DUI lawyers understand that mistakes are often made. There are
many occasions when a parent is pulled over after having a few drinks
at an event or gathering and deciding to drive their child home after
waiting a few hours to sober up.
Fortunately, our legal team understands the proper defenses to administer
depending on the circumstances of your arrest. We can investigate your
arrest, gather evidence, and determine whether or not the arresting police
officer followed proper protocol or used BAC testing devices that are
calibrated. Do not hesitate to get experienced and reliable legal assistance
on your side.
Contact our firm and schedule a