We have continued the COVID safety measures put in place during the Pandemic.
Everyone entering the building must:
Plexiglass shields have been installed in each courtroom and in the Clerk’s Office.
Air filters are provided in select areas around the building.
In the simplest terms, the offense known as operating a vehicle while impaired (OVI) occurs whenever someone is operating a vehicle under the influence of alcohol, a drug of abuse, or a combination of both, or at or over the limit. OVI used to be called “DUI” or “DWI”. It is a serious criminal offense.
There are several ways that someone can commit an OVI:
The legal limit is .08% by weight per unit volume of alcohol in whole blood and .08 of one gram by weight of alcohol per 210 liters of breath. The "under 21 legal limit” is .02%.
Details the penalties for the offenses of operating a vehicle under the influence of alcohol or drugs, underage operating under the influence, and physical control. It also describes the length of administrative license suspensions imposed upon arrest and the process for appealing such suspensions.