Greensboro, NC -- Drunk driving is an offense that can't be taken lightly. Oftentimes, offenders make out with small, slap-on-the-wrist penalties, leaving innocent people to pay the bigger price.
Take a stand against legislation that allows offenders to, often repeatedly, get away with little to no jailtime and pay small fees for their wrongdoing.
To reach out to your local state representative, visit the North Carolina General Assembly's website. You can find the representative of your district and voice your opinion on the issue of strengthening the sentencing for drunk driving.
In the case of drunk driving, the victims ends up paying much more than the offenders. To make a change, click here.
If you see someone you suspect is driving under the influence of alcohol, call *HP (*47) to reach the NC Highway Patrol, or call 911.
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