If you’re convicted of DUI in Virginia, you’ll face several criminal penalties. One of these is the possibility of losing your driving privileges for a year or more.
Virginia punishes DUI as a Class 1 misdemeanor and imposes several penalties such as fines, jail time, license suspension, and alcohol safety classes.
Losing your license in Virginia is actually surprisingly easy. This guide goes over all of the ways the DMV can revoke or suspend your driver’s license.