It’s important to request a DMV hearing after a DUI to preserve your driving privileges and get evidence on your case. The follwoing steps need to be done within 10 days of you getting arrested.
Time needed: 20 minutes.
The follwoing steps need to be done within 10 days of you getting arrested.
- Get Your Pink license that was given to you.
This is the temporary license that was given to you when the officer took you origiinal one. It is good up to 30 days and has your driver license number and date of arrest. You will need it to request a DMV hearing after a DUI.
- Find Number of the Closest Driver Safety Office. (DSO)
Do not go to the local DMV request a DMV hearing after a DUI. You will burn day waiting in line for nothing. You need to either call the 916 number at the top of your pink license or the local driver safety office. List Here.
- Be assertive
DMV Driver safety Office receptionnist are known to try to talk you out of making a hearing request a DMV hearing after a DUI. You need to let them know you want the hearing.
- Write Down Date and Time of hearing.
You willl get police report withn 4 weeks once you request a DMV hearing after a DUI. Once you get the police report, you can bring it to an attorney for the purpose of reviewing and finding your options.
Yes. You will be able to fax it in. Eaach driver safety office has a fax number. There are circumstances where you will not be able to do it by phone. For example, the line is busy or the last days falling on a saturday or sunday.
Yes. You will still be able to drive during the pendedncy of the hearing. The privilege to drive is good so long as there is no decision on the hearing yet. During this time you will be given a temporary license after your pink license expires.
Yes. The Subpoena is aviailible to you. Subpoena forms can be found on our tools and resource page. By using the subpoena you can get additional items that pertains to your DUI case. These other items include.
1) Audio 2) Video 3) Breathe logs 4) Computer Aided Dispatch 5) Machine Maintenance
You can get back on the road as soon as the license suspends by following these steps.