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Are Traffic Offenses Criminal in Florida?
Yes, in Florida, traffic offenses are known as criminal charges. These traffic violations can come from multiple situations, including receiving too many points under FL's driving point system, causing harm to another person driving, under the influence of alcohol, or not paying any traffic citations.
Such crimes include:
- Racing on the highway
- Reckless driving
- Driving while license suspended
- Fleeing and attempting to allude
- Habitual traffic offender
What Is Considered Reckless Driving in Florida?
Reckless driving based in Florida is on the operation of a motor vehicle demonstrating willful or vicious disregard for any safety while driving. According to the law, reckless driving is a crime that may carry misdemeanor or felony penalties, depending on if the incident results in severe body injuries or not.
Convictions for traffic crimes can lead to a county jail or state prison sentence, high fines, loss of driving privileges, or classification as a habitual traffic offender.
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If you've been charged with any criminal traffic offense in Orlando, contact Z Law Firm, L.L.C. Our attorney is knowledgeable in all areas of Florida's motor vehicle laws and is experienced in defending numerous traffic cases.
As a former prosecutor, Attorney Zmijewski understands both sides of the law and how to use that to your advantage. He ensures that the rights of those he represents are protected.