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Oklahoma DUI and DWI

In Oklahoma, driving under the influence (DUI) and driving while intoxicated (DWI) are serious crimes. A conviction can have lasting impacts. Your job, car insurance, education, ability to rent, and personal freedoms are all at stake. You could face jail, fine, or other punishments. And you could lose your driving privileges. Whether you are facing your first or a subsequent drunk driving charge, an Oklahoma DUI lawyer can help you mount a strong defense.

What Are Field Sobriety Tests?

Police employ a number of tactics to determine if a driver may be drunk or impaired. Officers may:

  • Evaluate your speech
  • Smell your breath
  • Watch your eyes
  • Evaluate your balance and dexterity

The goal is to establish probable cause to make a DUI arrest. They may also ask you to take field sobriety tests such as:

Contact a Local Oklahoma DWI Lawyer Today

Driving while intoxicated attorneys know how to mount winning DUI defenses. They exploit flaws in police testing equipment, methods, and conditions to defend your driving privileges, personal records, and freedoms. Call today to speak with a driving while intoxicated attorney in Oklahoma at 877-913-7222.