With the holiday season fast upon us, there is no shortage of festivities and cheer. This also means there are more people out and about enjoying the season. Whether you plan to drive yourself and some friends or rely on someone else for transportation, keep in mind that the roads are far more congested and hazardous than usual. Law enforcement is also ramping up its DUI enforcement tactics to reduce the number of drunk drivers and casualties on the streets.
Many people who end up facing DUI charges receive them without actually being over the legal BAC limit. Even false DUI charges carry serious consequences that may not go away when dropped. A DUI arrest and mug shot can follow and affect you for life. Here are some pointers to help you avoid DUI charges during the holiday season and any time of year.