Fines and Costs

Fine/Cost Schedule

The following is the amount if payment is received within 14 days of the ticket being issued:

All violations occurring in a school zone, construction zone or emergency scene.......Call the court for fine amount.

All violations resulting in an accident (Minimum fine/cost)
Refusal to take preliminary breath test (PBT) $220.00
SPEEDING
01-05 MPH OVER LIMIT $195.00
06-10 MPH OVER LIMIT $195.00
11-15 MPH OVER LIMIT $235.00
16-20 MPH OVER LIMIT $260.00
21-25 MPH OVER LIMIT $310.00
26 + MPH OVER LIMIT $360.00
FREEWAY SPEED - BELOW LIMIT $195.00
01-05 MPH OVER LIMIT IN CONSTRUCTION ZONE $230.00
06-10 MPH OVER LIMIT IN CONSTRUCTION ZONE $230.00
11-15 MPH OVER LIMIT IN CONSTRUCTION ZONE $260.00
16-20 MPH OVER LIMIT IN CONSTRUCTION ZONE $310.00
21-20 MPH OVER LIMIT IN CONSTRUCTION ZONE $360.00
21-25 MPH OVER LIMIT IN CONSTRUCTION ZONE $410.00
26+ MPH OVER LIMIT IN CONSTRUCTION ZONE $560.00
DRIVING  
Blocking flow of traffic $195.00
Careless Driving (With or Without Accident) $260.00
Occupant Under Age Of 18 in Open Bed Of Pickup Truck $195.00
Failed To Stop In Assured Clear Distance $195.00
Illegal Entrance/Exit Of Freeway $195.00
Drove Moped On Sidewalk Or Limited Access Road $195.00
Motorcycle/Moped Over Two Abreast $195.00
Drove Across Median - Highway $195.00
Interfered With Fire Apparatus $195.00
Drove Around Railroad Crossing $195.00
Drove Without Lights On $195.00
Failure To Dim Lights $195.00
Failure To Signal On Turn $195.00
Failure To Use Due Care And Caution $195.00
Following Too Closely $195.00
Impeding/Blocking Traffic $195.00
Improper Backing $195.00
Improper Lane Change or Usage $195.00
Improper Passing $120.00
Improper Start (Squealing Tires) $195.00
Left Of Center Line $195.00
Obstructed Vision And/Or Control $195.00
Wrong Way On Divided Highway Or One Way Street $195.00
Allow Riding On Outside Of Car $195.00
Violation Of Basic Speed Law $195.00
FAILED TO STOP/YIELD  
Amber (Yellow) Light $195.00
Failed To Stop Leaving Private Drive Or Alley $195.00
Red Light $195.00
Railroad Crossing $195.00
School Bus $245.00
Stop Sign $195.00
Yield Right Of Way $195.00
Yield To Pedestrians $195.00
TURNS
Against Red Light $195.00
In Front Of Moving Traffic $195.00
Improper Or Prohibited Turn $195.00
AUTOMOBILE REGISTRATIONS AND INSURANCE  
Dirty or Obscured Plate $195.00
Expired Plate $195.00
Improperly Displayed Plate $195.00
Improper Plate $195.00
No Plate $195.00
No Proof Of Insurance:  
(Proof Of Valid Insurance Shown To Court Within 10 Days of Violation) Fine Waived
(Proof Of Valid Insurance Shown To Court After 10 Days of Violation) $195.00
No Proof Of Insurance (no Proof Shown To Court) $195.00
No Proof Of Registration $195.00
Failed To Change Address On Registration $195.00
   
(Proof Of Registration Shown To Court Within 10 Days of Violation) Fine Waived
Proof Of Registration Shown To Court After 10 Days of Violation) $195.00
Unsigned Registration
(Proof Of Signed Registrations Shown To Court Within 10 Days of Violations) Fine Waived
(Proof Of Signed Registrations Shown To Court After 10 Days of Violations) $195.00
DRIVERS LICENSE  
Failed To Change Address $195.00
   
Failed To Display A Valid Graduated License $195.00
Graduated License Violation $195.00
No Chauffeurs License On Person $.00
(Proof Of Valid License Shown To Court Within 10 Days of Violation) Fine Waived
No Cycle Endorsement $195.00
No Operator's License On Person or Defaced/Mutilated License
(Proof Of Valid Or New License Shown To Court Within 10 Days of Violation) Fine Waived
(Proof Of Valid Or New License Shown To Court After 10 Days of Violation) $.00
EQUIPMENT  
Child Restraint System Not In Use $195.00
Defective Brakes

Defective Mirror

Defective Muffler

Defective Steering

Tinted Windows

ALL OTHER EQUIP.

FINES & COSTS

WAIVED IF COURT IS

SHOWN POLICE

CERTIFICATE WITHIN

14 DAYS

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Seat Belt Not In Use $65.00
   
PARKING VIOLATIONS
Abandoned Vehicle - Traffic Hazard $65.00
Display Of Vehicle For Sale (Per Day) $65.00
Handicapped Zone $170.00
Prohibited Parking $65.00
Motor Running Vehicle Unattended $65.00
Parking In Fire Route $65.00
   
   
BICYCLE VIOLATIONS (non equipment) $110.00
COMMERCIAL VEHICLE VIOLATIONS
Overweight Vehicle Fines

Fines And Costs Stated On Violation

Expired Plate Court Case
No Chauffeur License Obtained Court Case
No Insurance Court Case
No Registration Plate Court Case
Registration Cancellation Court Case
Registration Exceeding EGVW Court Case
Vehicle Out Of Service Court Case
   

MUNICIPAL CIVIL INFRACTION

ANIMAL (First Offense)  
Animal Or Fowl At Large $115.00
Annoying Cat or Dog (Barking) $115.00
Failure To Obtain License For Animal $115.00
SECOND OFFENSE $315.00
THIRD OFFENSE $555.00
ORDINANCE VIOLATIONS  
Storage Of Wood Pile 1st Offense $115.00
Storage Of Wood Pile 2nd Offense $315.00
Storage Of Wood Pile 3rd Offense $555.00
Rental Dwellings Compliance Required 1st Offense $115.00
Rental Dwellings Compliance Required 2nd Offense $315.00
Rental Dwellings Compliance Required 3rd Offense $555.00
Rental Dwellings Registration Fee 1st Offense $115.00
Rental Dwellings Registration Fee 2nd Offense $315.00
Rental Dwellings Registration Fee 3rd Offense $555.00
Rental Dwellings Inspection Fee 1st Offense $115.00
Rental Dwellings Inspection Fee 2nd Offense $315.00
Rental Dwellings Inspection Fee 3rd Offense $555.00
Registration Required Business 1st Offense $115.00
Registration Required Business 2nd Offense $315.00
Registration Required Business 3rd Offense $555.00
Declaration of Nuisance (First Offense)  
Failure To Cut Or Remove Obnoxious Weeds Or Vegetation $130.00
OTHER VIOLATIONS (First Offense)  
Failure To Remove Snow Or Debris From Sidewalk $130.00
SECOND OFFENSE $280.00
THIRD OFFENSE $530.00
CCW/CPL VIOLATIONS  
Fail To Possess Concealed Pistol License While Carrying Concealed Weapon $245.00
Fail To Show Concealed Pistol License And State ID To Peace Officer On Demand $245.00
Concealed Pistol; Fail To Disclose To Peace Officer 1st Offense $655.00
Concealed Pistol; Fail To Disclose To Peace Officer 2nd Offense $1145.00
Carry Concealed Pistol With BAC .02-.07 Grams $645.00
Carry Concealed Pistol In Prohibited Place 1st Offense $255.00

 

MANDATORY COURT APPEARANCE

YOU MUST APPEAR IN COURT WITHIN 14 DAYS FOR YOUR ARRAIGNMENT.

Operating While Intoxicated Court Case
Operating with Presence of Drugs (OWPD) Court Case
Operating While Impaired By Liquor or Drugs Court Case
Child Endangerment Court Case

YOU MUST CONTACT THE COURT WITHIN 14 DAYS

FOR ANY OF THE FOLLOWING OFFENSES:

Allowing Unlicensed Person To Drive Court Case
Altered Driver's License Court Case
Drag Racing Court Case
Driving While License Suspended/Revoked/Denied Court Case
Improper Use Or Display Of Another Person's License Court Case
Never Acquired A Driver's License Court Case
No Insurance Court Case
Reckless Driving Court Case
Disobey Police Officers Signal Court Case
ALL OTHER MISDEMEANORS Court Case

IF YOUR OFFENSE IS NOT LISTED YOU MUST TELEPHONE THE COURT WITHIN 14 DAYS: (313) 382-8603 promt #1

9:00 A.M. TO 4:00 P.M., MONDAY THRU FRIDAY

ADDITIONAL COSTS

IF PAYMENT IS NOT RECEIVED WITHIN 14 DAYS, THE FOLLOWING FEES, IF APPLICABLE WILL BE ADDED:

  • A $25.00 LATE COST IF PAYMENT IS NOT RECEIVED WITHIN 14 DAYS.
  • A CLEARANCE FEE IF YOUR LICENSE HAS BEEN SUSPENDED.
  • AFTER 56 DAYS A 20% LATE PENALTY ON THE AMOUNT OWED.
  • $45.00 SHOW CAUSE FEE - IF AN ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE IS ISSUED FOR YOUR FAILURE TO PAY.
  • A $45.00 WARRANT COST - IF A WARRANT IS ISSUED FOR YOUR ARREST FOR FAILURE TO PAY.