Jail Sentences for DWI in New Jersey
If you are convicted of DWI in New Jersey, it is possible that you could be spending time behind bars. The maximum amount of time will depend on how many prior offenses are on your record.
- First offense: 0 to 30 days
- Second offense: 0 to 90 days
- Third offense: 0 to 180 days
The judge will have sole discretion in your case regarding the length of your jail sentence. He or she will make that determination based on circumstances specific to your case.