The state of New York takes reckless driving very seriously. If you are charged with reckless driving on the thruway or Route 87, you could be facing jail for up to 30 days for a first offense, 90 days for a second offense, and 180 days for a third offense. Aside from the criminal penalties, a reckless driving conviction will put 5 points on a driver's license and result in a fine of up to $300 for a first offense. A skilled attorney can assess the evidence of the case surrounding the reckless driving charge and develop a defense strategy that can potentially get the charge reduced to a more common traffic ticket.
Have you been charged with reckless driving? Call a law attorney in Tuxedo Park, New York by calling 845-351-8777 right away.
If a police officer charges you for reckless driving on the Thruway or Route 87, you have a serious problem.
A reckless driving charge could result in jail time and can affect your:
Future employment opportunities
Additionally, with a suspended license, you run the risk of losing your job, which will negatively impact your income and overall quality of life. Make an appointment for a FREE consultation with Castricone & Heavner Law today to fight back against your reckless driving charge. We service clients throughout the entire state of New York.