California Reckless Driving Attorney
Have you been charged with Reckless Driving? Find out what you need to do next.
In California, if you were cited for reckless driving, you could be facing a variety of penalties, including a permanent record and hefty fines. Let Weber Law help you keep your record clean and keep your driver’s license.
California Reckless Driving Charges and Penalties
What is Reckless Driving?
A person who drives a vehicle upon a highway, or off-street parking, in willful or wanton disregard for the safety of person or property, is guilty of reckless driving.
What are moving traffic violations and reckless driving?
Moving traffic violations and reckless driving could include but are not limited to the following offenses:
• Failure to give right of way to pedestrians;
• Failure to use a turning signal;
• Swerving through traffic;
• Suddenly slamming on the breaks;
• Honking your horn for no apparent reason;
• Participating in a race;
• Swerving over into a lane already occupied by a vehicle; or
• Failure to stop at a stop sign.
What is the Punishment?
Reckless driving can be punished by imprisonment for five to ninety days, a fine of between $145.00 or $1,000.00, or both.
As the sentence can range so widely, it is important to have knowledgeable legal counsel who can advocate for the lowest sentence possible for you.
Even as a Defendant, you still have Rights! Make sure yours were not violated!
Even as an individual facing criminal charges, you have rights, and it is important to know those rights and make sure that they were not violated in any way when you were arrested or charged. Without extensive knowledge of your rights when it comes to police searches, Miranda rights, and your rights when it comes to arrest, it is extremely difficult to get a dismissal or reduction. Do not try to fight these charges on your own—Weber Law is ready to help you today.
Contact Weber Law immediately if you’ve been arrested on a reckless driving charge. We offer a free confidential case evaluation – serving Los Angeles and the surrounding areas.
How Can WEBER LAW Help You?
If you are being prosecuted for reckless driving in California, there are a few ways Weber Law can fight for you. By looking at potential evidence such as video surveillance, your driving record, potential eyewitness testimony, the ticketing officer’s report, Weber Law will make sure to look at all the details of your case. At Weber Law we are experienced in defending these charges, winning these cases, and creating an outcome you can be happy with. The court room can be a very intimidating place and you need an experienced lawyer to help you navigate the system. Do not risk losing your license by not having appropriate representation for your citation. Weber Law wants to get you back out on the road. If you or anyone you know are being prosecuted for reckless driving in the state of California, call Weber Law today for a consultation.
CA Vehicle § 23103, Reckless Driving
CA Vehicle § 17, Felony; misdemeanor; infraction; classification of offenses
A Los Angeles, California Criminal Defense Attorney Can Help You
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