High Range Drink Driving – BAC: 0.207
Offender Information and facts
|Number of prior DUI/PCA charges:||0|
|Traffic record:||No prior conviction or offence.|
|Location:||New South Wales (NSW), Australia|
|Blood alcohol reading (BAC):||The offender blew a reading of 0.207|
|Circumstances of the offence:||Police observed the offender merge back and forth between lanes. He was stopped for the purpose of a Random Breath Test.|
Penalties that can be given to a person charged with High Range PCA
1st major traffic offence within 5 years
- A conviction and maximum fine of $3,300.00
- A maximum prison term of 18 months
- An unlimited maximum disqualification period
- A minimum disqualification period of 12 months
- An automatic disqualification period of 3 years
Sentence Statistics for offenders charged with High Range PCA (July 2006 – June 2010)
|Section 10 dismissal/bond:||(421)||2%|
|Good behaviour bond/probation:||(4516)||28%|
|Suspended sentence & probation:||(902)||6%|
Penalty obtained by Armstrong Legal
No conviction, no disqualification and no penalty. Matter discharged conditionally upon our client entering into a good behavior bond under Section 10(1)(b) Crimes (Sentencing Procedure) Act.
WHERE TO NEXT?
In NSW, traffic offences are treated seriously. Therefore, it is important to get competent legal advice as early as possible, whether you have received a penalty notice, had your licence suspended or been charged with a serious offence. Our lawyers are highly experienced and understand the difficulties you face without a licence. We can guide you through the process while dealing with the various authorities related to your matter.