Your citation is due 30 days from the date the citation was issued. (Juveniles must appear in court with a parent or guardian - you will be mailed a court date). You must notify the court either in person or in writing your intentions on your citations. Phone calls do not constitute appearance.
Failure to respond to your citation within 30 days from the date the citation was issued may result in a:
Warrant for your arrest and an additional $50 fee will be assessed
Separate charge filed for Fail to Appear or Violate Promise to Appear
Hold will be placed on your driver's license and any vehicle registered in your name
In addition, you will be turned over to a collection agency and additional fees added to your case.
If you wish to enter a plea of guilty or nolo contendere (no contest) you may be eligible for:
If you feel you are not guilty and desire a trial you may request a court date on or before your appearance date. You will be notified by mail when to appear for your court date. If your address is different from the one listed on your citation, please, please provide the court with your correct address.