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What Happens to Your Driver’s License When Arrested

Interviewer: What do the police do when you’re arrested for DUI? Do they punch a hole inyour license or do they take it away?

Dale: They seize your license and you’re unable to drive. You’re under suspicion of driving under the influence immediately. This is not a suspension issued by the court but by the State of Ohio. State laws indicate that an operator’s license is the same as any other type of license, for example a hunting license or a fishing license. There are certain conditions on it and if those conditions are breached, your privileges can be revoked at any time. An example of a breach of conditions would include refusing to take a test to determine your blood alcohol concentration, or conversely, taking the test and testing over the defined levels.

Interviewer: So when someone’s been charged and released, at that point they literally do not have a license. Would they be permitted to drive, even to their residence?

Dale: They do not have possession of a license. However, this is where people misunderstand what is transpiring. This is not a court-ordered suspension. Instead, the executive branch of the state government, the Ohio Department of Public Safety, the Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles has revoked your privileges.

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I have always used an attorney for legal matters but this was my 3rd DUI in 6 years and I was in dire need of the best legal representation. I needed someone willing to fight for the best possible outcome for me and my family. Shannon
Dale Naticchia handled my case from beginning to finish. He is highly skilled in the area of DUI’s. He has had so many cases that he is highly knowledgeable about how to deal with the situation as a whole. R Beyer
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