Q: What is Reckless Driving?

A: First, it is a class 1 misdemeanor crime, punishable by up to twelve months in jail and/or a $2,500 fine.

Next, it is the implication that you drove your car in a manner that exhibited a criminal level of disregard for other people, their safety and their property. It can be associated with general driving behavior, speed, or an accident.