MEDIA ADVISORY – Dennis Rodman plea


Case # 18HM01365

Date: March 13, 2018


WHO: Former NBA star Dennis Keith Rodman, 56, Newport Beach

WHAT: Pleaded guilty to one misdemeanor count of driving under the influence and one misdemeanor count of driving under the influence with a blood alcohol content of .08 percent or more. Rodman accepted a court-offered sentence of three years of informal probation, $390 in fines, and a mandatory 9-month first offender alcohol treatment program. At the defendant’s probation violation hearing yesterday for case #16CM10636, Rodman was sentenced to 90 days in county jail stayed pending completion of the terms of his sentence in case #18HM01365.


*This was not a negotiated plea with the prosecutor. 

WHEN: Yesterday, March 12, 2018

WHERE: Department H-2, Harbor Justice Center, Newport Beach

Prosecutor: Senior Deputy District Attorney Brett Brian, Special Prosecutions Unit