Depending on your state, actual procedures may vary

What Happens When You Get A DUI?

  • DUI Arrest
  • Booking and Bond Posting
  • Arraignment
  • Plea Bargain
  • Preliminary Hearing
  • Pre-trial Motions
  • DUI Trial
  • Sentencing
  • Appeals (Optional)

After you have been sentenced and convicted of a DUI, your state may impose additional requirements such as: the installation of an ignition interlock device, attendance of alcohol education classes (also known as DUI classes), and proof of financial responsibility through an SR-22 (also known as DUI Insurance).

Learn more about these requirements: