Know the Facts On How You Can Get Arrested For DWI


.08 BAC Facts (Fact Sheet)

Alcohol Content and Impairment Facts (Fact Sheet)

Each of the following drinks contains an equal amount of alcohol:

12-oz. can of beer at 5% alcohol content
5-oz. glass of wine at 12% alcohol content
1.5-oz. shot of 80-proof liquor
12-oz. wine cooler at 5% alcohol content

Coffee cannot make someone sober. The person may be more awake, but just as drunk. Only time can make someone sober. It takes at least an hour per drink for the alcohol to leave the body's system.

NYS Drunk Driving Statistics (Fact Sheet)