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Driver Intervention Program Ohio

What is a Driver Intervention Program?

Driver intervention programs were created to help reduce the number of multiple DUI/OVI offenders.  Many counties, like Union County, offer driver intervention programs to those convicted of a DUI offense in lieu of serving the 72 hours in jail.  The prosecutor can also offer the driver intervention program as part of a plea deal, allowing those charged with a DUI to plead to a lesser offense, but still requiring time in a court approved program.  Rather than agree to a deal without being informed, read on to learn more about driver intervention programs.  Continue reading