Alcohol Related Crimes

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Overview of Alcohol Related Crimes

Start here to get information for the most common criminal charges associated with alcohol.

  • DUI
    DUI crimes can be charged as either misdemeanors or felonies.
  • Felony DUI
    Felony DUI penalties are often significant.
  • Open Container Laws
    Open container laws vary considerably from state to state, and many localities have additional laws.
  • Minor in Possession of Alcohol
    Learn about the laws and penalties surrounding underage drinking and possession of alcohol by a minor.
  • Public Intoxication
    Public intoxication, drunk in public, drunk and disorderly conduct - all refer to the same crime that's treated differently in different States.
  • Underage DUI: Alcohol
    Minors who drive with BAC over the legal limit will lose their licenses and may also face other penalties.

Questions & Answers About Alcohol Related Crimes

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