Does a DWI appear on your driving record? 13 Answers as of January 28, 2014

I received a DWI and want to know if it appears on my driving record, and if it does, how long does it remain?

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Michael Breczinski
Michael Breczinski | Michael Breczinski
It appears as a conviction? if that is what happened and it is PERMANENT.
Answer Applies to: Michigan
Replied: 1/28/2014
The Rogers Law Firm
The Rogers Law Firm | Andrea Storey Rogers
Yes, a DWI will show up on your driving record. In Missouri, a DWI conviction remains on your driving record forever.
Answer Applies to: Missouri
Replied: 1/28/2014
Universal Law Group, Inc. | Francis John Cowhig
It will appear on your driving record for 10 years.
Answer Applies to: California
Replied: 1/27/2014
Law Offices of Eric J. Bell | Eric J. Bell
In Illinois, a DUI conviction (or a sentence of supervision) will always be on your record.
Answer Applies to: Illinois
Replied: 1/27/2014
Law Office of Jeff Yeh
Law Office of Jeff Yeh | Jeff Yeh
Absolutely. You get 2 points.
Answer Applies to: California
Replied: 1/27/2014
    Freeborn Law Offices, P.S.
    Freeborn Law Offices, P.S. | Steve Freeborn
    Yes it does. It will forever be on your driving record for reason that subsequent DWI convictions carry with them increasingly harsh penalties. In many states, your 3rd or 4th DWI results in felony charges.
    Answer Applies to: Washington
    Replied: 1/24/2014
    Lawrence Lewis
    Lawrence Lewis | Lawrence Lewis, PC
    It will appear on your driving history and criminal history forever.
    Answer Applies to: Georgia
    Replied: 1/27/2014
    Law Office of Robert E McCall | Robert McCall
    Appears on Record: Yes. How Long: Indefinitely.
    Answer Applies to: Florida
    Replied: 1/27/2014
    Robert S. Evans ESQ | Robert S. Evans ESQ
    A DWI does Appear on your driving record and depending on the resolution of the charges other consequences follow.
    Answer Applies to: New York
    Replied: 1/27/2014
    Connell-Savela
    Connell-Savela | Jason Savela
    It does and a conviction remains forever.
    Answer Applies to: Colorado
    Replied: 1/27/2014
    Hudson Bair | Hudson Bair
    In California a DUI will appear on your driving record if you are convicted in court or you lose (or fail to request) an administrative hearing. The DUI will remain on your driving record for life, it can be used to enhance any additional DUI charges for ten years.
    Answer Applies to: California
    Replied: 1/24/2014
    Anderson Law Office
    Anderson Law Office | Scott L. Anderson
    In MN if you test .08 or above or are convicted of a DUI it is on your driver's record. In MN it stays on your record forever but can only be used to enhance charges against you for ten years.
    Answer Applies to: Minnesota
    Replied: 1/24/2014
    Law Office of James E. Smith
    Law Office of James E. Smith | James Smith
    Of course. 7 years.
    Answer Applies to: Nevada
    Replied: 1/27/2014
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