Work Release

Work release is when the courts allow you to leave the jail to go to work so you are able support yourself and keep your job.

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An experienced DUI lawyer may be able to help with this process.

What You Need To Know


  • Work release may not be available to everyone charged with a DUI.
  • The guidelines, conditions and restrictions associated with these programs are strict and closely monitored.
  • Exit and re-entry processes at jails take time and are regulated; plan accordingly.
  • There is usually a fee associated with a work release program in addition to jail fees.
  • Have reliable transportation in place; the consequences of being past your curfew could worsen your situation.
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