DUI PENALTIES IN NEW JERSEY
The penalties for driving while intoxicated/driving under the influence are severe.Those convicted of drunk driving face stiff fines and surcharges, loss of driving privileges and possibly incarceration.Subsequent DWI / DUI convictions may result in even higher fines and mandatory jail.
FIRST OFFENSE – DUI
Blood Alcohol Level (BAC) of .08%-.09%
Imprisonment: Up to 30 days
License suspension: 90 Days
Fines: $250 – $400 plus fees
Surcharge: $1,000 a year for 3 years