Driving Under the Influence (DUI) Fourth Offense Outside Of Ten Years


The criminal offense of DUI fourth offense outside of ten years occurs when a person has three prior DUI convictions, when the third conviction occurred more than ten years prior to the date of arrest for the Fourth DUI. A fourth DUI outside of ten years is a third degree felony.

Penalties for DUI Fourth Offense Outside of Ten Years

  • Jail: Minimum 0 days to a Maximum of 5 years in state prison.
  • Probation: Maximum of 5 years.
  • Fine: Minimum $2,000 to a Maximum of $5,000.*
  • Driver’s License Suspension: Mandatory lifetime driver’s license revocation.
  • Community Service: Not mandatory.
  • DUI School: Level II.
  • Vehicle Impoundment: 10 days
  • Ignition Interlock Device: At least 2 years.

If you have been arrested for a fourth DUI outside of ten years, please contact a
Palm Beach criminal defense attorney at Bottari & Doyle for a free consultation.


*The fine increases to $4,000 to $5,000 if the defendant’s breath or blood alcohol level was a .15 or higher, or if a person under the age of 18 was in the vehicle.