Michigan DUI – Second Offense

Michigan DUI – Second Offense

Any alcohol violation that occurs within 7 years of a prior conviction will be treated as a second offense in Michigan. The penalties for a drunk driving second offfense are as follows:

If the violation occurs within 7 years of a prior conviction, the person shall be sentenced:

  •  to pay a fine of not less than $200.00 or more than $1,000.00 and 1 or more of the following: 
    •  Imprisonment for not less than 5 days or more than 1 year. Not less than 48 hours of the term of imprisonment imposed under this subparagraph shall be served consecutively.
    • Community service for not less than 30 days or more than 90 days.