About Felony DUI in Boise

Get a Former Prosecutor on Your Side

If you are facing felonyDUI charges, you should hire the best legal representation you can find. Attorney Charles Crafts is a former prosecutor with extensive trial experience. Practicing in the state and federal courts, he handled one of Idaho's highest profile murder cases which led to his appearance on several national media programs such as the Today Show and Good Morning America.

Why hire Attorney Charles Crafts?

  • He offers free case evaluations.
  • Practices in the state and federal courts.
  • He handles all types of criminal cases.
  • As a former prosecutor, he knows how prosecutors prepare cases.
  • He is fluent in Cantonese.

Felony DUI Charges in Idaho

In Idaho, it is against the law to drive with a blood alcohol content of .08% or more if you are 21 or older. For drivers under 21, they cannot drive with a BAC of .02% or higher.

For drivers with a BAC below .20%, first and second DUI violations are prosecuted as misdemeanors. If a driver has a third DUI within 10 years, it is prosecuted as a felony. Additionally, if a driver has a BAC of 0.20% or greater and it is his or her second offense within 5 years, the offense will be charged as a felony violation.

Third DUI Within 10 Years (BAC of .08%-less than 0.20%)

  • Felony Violation
  • From 30 days in jail to 5 years in prison
  • Up to $5,000 in fines
  • Up to 5 year license suspension
  • Ignition interlock device required

Second DUI Within 5 Years (0.20% BAC or greater)

  • Felony Violation
  • Up to 5 years in the state penitentiary
  • Up to $5,000 in fines
  • Up to 5 year license suspension
  • Ignition interlock device mandatory

In addition to the above, it is a felony to cause serious injury to another person while drunk driving. In a case of "aggravated DUI," jail time, fines, and driving suspension are enhanced.

Request your free case evaluation today!

Contrary to popular belief, felony DUI cases are not hopeless! As a former prosecutor who has successfully defended all types of DUI charges, Attorney Charles Crafts can provide you with a strategic, hard-hitting defense. Do not risk your future, contact the firm today to request a free case evaluation!