Caught Driving While License Suspended?
If you were caught driving with a suspended license, call TicketFit now at (305) 775-3720 for immediate assistance. Driving with a suspended license is a serious offense that could lead to vehicle impoundment, confiscation of your license, and large fines; and depending on the circumstances, can result in your arrest, criminal charges, and jail time.
Penalties for Driving While License Suspended
The penalties for driving on a suspended license in Florida will depend on whether the officer believed that you knew about the suspension at the time you got pulled over.
- Driving with a suspended license unknowingly: $179 fine and 3 points against your license.
- First offense of driving with a suspended license knowingly: 60 days in jail and/or fines not exceeding $500.
- Second offense of driving with a suspended license knowingly: One year in jail and/or fines not exceeding $1,000.
- Third offense of driving with a suspended license knowingly: Five years in jail and/or fines not exceeding $5,000.
In addition, three or more convictions for driving with a suspended license results in a 5-year revocation of your license.
Suspended License Defense
Because of the seriousness of this charge, it is important you hire an experienced traffic attorney immediately to fight back and protect your license. Call TicketFit now at (305) 775-3720 for help.