Below are the penalties for an aggravated DWI in New Hampshire.
The information on this website is for informational purposes only. You should consult with an NH DWI Felony lawyer to discuss the specific penalties applicable in your case.
Aggravated DWI in NH (felony*)
Class B Felony
*causing an accident which results in serious bodily injury to any person (including the driver)
Minimum: 21 days*
Maximum: 3½ - 7 years in prison
*includes 7 days at the Multiple Offender Program (MOP)
Minimum: $1,000.00; plus 24% penalty assessment
Maximum: $4,000.00; plus 24% penalty assessment
Court-ordered Loss of License
Minimum: 18 months
Maximum: 2 years, or longer if certain other circumstances are alleged
Administrative License Suspension (ALS) by the NH DMV
Minimum: 6 months
In the case of a refusal, the ALS is consecutive to (i.e., in addition to) any court-ordered loss of license.
7 day Multiple Offender Program (MOP), which must immediately follow any jail sentence.
The court may impose additional treatment and/or counseling conditions as well, including random urine tests.
Ignition Interlock Requirement
Minimum: 1 years
Maximum: 2 years
Proof of an SR-22 prior to reinstatement.
6 demerit points
Major motor vehicle conviction which counts toward certification as an habitual offender