Reckless Driving in Dinwiddie County, Virginia is a serious criminal offense. If you have been ticketed or arrested for Reckless Driving in Dinwiddie VA, then you need an experienced Dinwiddie reckless driving attorney. Reckless Driving is a Class One Misdemeanor criminal offense, the same category of offense as DUI, and is punishable by up to 12 months in jail, a $2,500 fine, and/or loss of your Virginia driving privilege for up to six months. A conviction for Reckless Driving in Dinwiddie county can severely jeopardize your freedom, your career, your driving record and your automobile insurance rates.
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Virginia Reckless Driving Code 46.2-862
A person shall be guilty of reckless driving who drives a motor vehicle on the highways in the Commonwealth (i) at a speed of twenty miles per hour or more in excess of the applicable maximum speed limit or (ii) in excess of eighty miles per hour regardless of the applicable maximum speed limit.
Out of state drivers frequently get tickets for reckless driving in Dinwiddie County, Virginia. When they realize that they are facing a criminal charge, probably for the very first time in their life, they are outraged.
Out of state drivers cited for reckless driving in Dinwiddie County are even more shocked when they find out that since reckless driving is a criminal offense, they cannot prepay the ticket. An out of state driver can retain our law firm to appear on their behalf in Dinwiddie County, Virginia and defend them against a reckless driving ticket.