Drink Driving Solicitor in Banbury

November 6, 2017 9:58 am Published by Driving Solicitors

Drink Driving Solicitor in Banbury

Many motorists in Banbury contact a local drink driving solicitor. When charged with a drink drive offence it is important to consider the offence codes.

Drink driving offence codes DR10 to DR61 must stay on a driving record for 11 years from the date of the conviction.

I have outlined the offence codes and penalties below.

Driving or attempting to drive with alcohol level above limit

Driving Offence Penalty Points: 3 to 11

Driving Offence Code: DR10

Driving or attempting to drive while unfit through drink

Driving Offence Code: DR20

Driving Offence penalty Points: 3 to 11

Driving or attempting to drive then failing to supply a specimen for analysis

Driving Offence Code: DR30

Penalty Points: 3 to 11

Drink driving offences at Banbury Magistrates’ Court.

Banbury Magistrates’ Court

The Court House

Warwick Road

Banbury,

Oxfordshire

OX16 2AW

See: www.drivingsolicitors.co.uk

Driving or attempting to drive then refusing to give permission for analysis of a blood sample that was taken without consent due to incapacity.

Driving Offence Code: DR31

Number of Penalty Points: 3 to 11

Refusing to give permission for analysis of a blood sample that was taken without consent due to incapacity in circumstances other than driving or attempting to drive

Offence Code: DR61

Penalty Points: 10

Driving Offence Codes DR40 to DR70 must stay on a driving record for 4 years from the date of the offence or 4 years from date of conviction where a disqualification is imposed.

In charge of a vehicle while alcohol level above limit

Driving offence Code: DR40

Failing to provide specimen for breath test

Driving Offence Code: DR70

In charge of a vehicle while unfit through drink

Offence Code: DR50

Failure to provide a specimen for analysis in circumstances other than driving or attempting to drive

Offence Code: DR60

Drug Driving Solicitor

Drug driving has been a big problem in Banbury. Many defendants have been bailed to attend Banbury Magistrates’ Court to face the charge.

Drug driving offences are as follows:

These codes must stay on a driving licence for 11 years from the date of the conviction.

Driving or attempting to drive with drug level above the specified limit

Offence Code: DG10

Penalty Points: 3 to 11

Driving or attempting to drive when unfit through drugs

Code: DR80

Endorsement: 3 to 11

Causing death by careless driving with drug level above the limit

Points: 3 to 11

Driving Offence Code: DG60

The following codes must stay on a driving licence for 4 years from the date of the offence or 4 years from date of conviction where a disqualification is imposed.

In charge of a vehicle while drug level above specified limit

Code: DG40

In charge of a vehicle when unfit through drugs

Driving Offence Code: DR90

See: www.drivingsolicitors.co.uk

In the news:

Recently, a man has been sentenced for causing serious injury by dangerous driving and drink driving on the Oxford Road in Banbury. The defendant was breathalyser at the roadside and arrested.

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