Los Angeles County DUI First Offenders – Ignition Interlock Device Requirement
- July 1, 2014
- Jerod Gunsberg
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Yes, it’s true. If you were arrested for a first DUI in Los Angeles County after July 1, 2010 and you subsequently convicted of DUI, the Califorina DMV will send you a letter telling you that you are required to install an ignition interlock device (IID) on your car. You will be required to drive with the IID for a period of 5 months after installation. This rquirement is mandated by the DMV not the court. If you are convicted of a DUI, the court will notify the DMV of the requirement shortly after your court date. So what happens if you decide to drive without getting the IID installed?