Reckless Driving

In Oklahoma, it is unlawful to drive in a manner which is careless, wanton or reckless way or in disregard of other persons and property.

Punishment For Reckless Driving in Tulsa

Okla. Stat. tit. 47 § 11-901

Punishment for first offense of Reckless Driving: automatic 12 months suspension of your drivers license

First Offense – Reckless driving is punishable by five (5) to ninety (90) days imprisonment and/or by a fine between $100 and $500.

Second Offense – A second or subsequent conviction is punishable by imprisonment between ten (10) days and six (6) months and/or by a fine between $150 and $1,000.

Title 47. Motor Vehicles
Chapter 11 – Rules of the Road Article
Article 9 – Reckless Driving, Driving While Intoxicated, and Negligent Homicide
Section 11-901 – Reckless Driving

A. It shall be deemed reckless driving for any person to drive a motor vehicle in a careless or wanton manner without regard for the safety of persons or property or in violation of the conditions outlined in Section 11-801 of this title.

B. Every person convicted of reckless driving shall be punished upon a first conviction by imprisonment for a period of not less than five (5) days nor more than ninety (90) days, or by a fine of not less than One Hundred Dollars ($100.00) nor more than Five Hundred Dollars ($500.00), or by both such fine and imprisonment; on a second or subsequent conviction, punishment shall be imprisonment for not less than ten (10) days nor more than six (6) months, or by a fine of not less than One Hundred Fifty Dollars ($150.00) nor more than One Thousand Dollars ($1,000.00), or by both such fine and imprisonment.

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