Henrico County, Virginia — Reckless Driving Defense Attorney Case Result

Reckless Driving class 1 misdemeanor charge for speeding 93 MPH in a 70 MPH zone was REDUCED to a speeding infraction on Appeal to the Circuit Court.  Driver was a member of the United States Navy and was concerned about career and security clearance being impacted by a conviction for a misdemeanor charge.  By reducing the charge to an infraction on appeal, the driver’s military career and security clearance were no longer in jeopardy.

Read more about Reckless Driving by Speed under the Virginia Code here: § 46.2-862. Exceeding speed limit (virginia.gov).