Inattentive Driving and Reckless Driving are two traffic offenses that are charged as misdemeanors. They can also carry jail time. As opposed to infractions, which merely carry a small fine.
The first reckless driving conviction can result in
- Six months of jail
- $1,000 fine
- 30-day license suspension
A second offense can result in:
- One year in jail
- $2,000 fine.
- 90-day license suspension
Inattentive driving, while considered a lesser offense than reckless driving, can result in:
- 90 days of jail
- $300 fine
If the state has charged you with one of these criminal charges in Boise, or elsewhere in the Treasure Valley, then you need to hire an Attorney. It is important that you look for an Attorney who handles Inattentive Driving and Reckless Driving charges on a regular basis. Our Attorneys can help assist you in negotiating a fair settlement with the State. We may even be able to defeat the charge entirely at a jury trial, depending on the facts of your case.
Call our Inattentive and Reckless Driving Attorneys today for a free consultation. We will help you understand what our Attorneys can do for you, and set your mind at ease knowing that experienced Attorneys will be representing you.