There was no accident involved and I attended alcohol education classes. It is my first and only offense and happened in 2008. I am asking because I am applying to a police department and as long as you have no felony or class A or B misdemeanors you are eligible to apply.
Do you have a conviction or did you have the charge dismissed after using the Alcohol Education program? If dismissed you don't have a conviction. If you pled guilty and got probation then you pled gulty to a motor vehicle violation which carries up to 6 months in jail. It is not a felony or a Class A or B misdemeanor although it carries the same penalty as a Class B misd.
Attorney Black is correct. The first DUI exposes you to 6 months, though prosecutors seem to refer to it as a "violation".... the reality is that it creates the same exposure of jail as does a class B misdemeanor .... therefore, if it walks like a duck, and it talks like a..... oh well you know...
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