Anyone with a traffic ticket that they let go unpaid in Wayne County, Michigan is in luck: 16 separate districts are offering amnesty. Unfortunately, if you were caught in Detroit, you’re not one of the lucky ones. Detroit is not participating in the voluntary amnesty program.
According to recent data, police in New York City are writing more traffic citations today than at any other time in history. Thanks to the ticket blitz, fatalities related to traffic collisions are on the decline. We are now just over three months into the new year and cops have … Read More
A teenager was taken into custody in Chester County, Pennsylvania for what authorities are calling a fake traffic ticket scam. The tickets were sent to homes in Westtown Township. The teen accused of the crime, according to police, left the “citations” in the mailboxes of four houses in the … Read More
“How far do I want to take this?” It’s a question many people ask themselves when they decide to fight a traffic ticket. Most people stop when a judge finds them guilty of the infraction. Not so for a man in California. A 73-year-old man has taken his red-light ticket … Read More
The City of New York employs the biggest police force in the nation, with nearly 35,000 uniformed officers on the payroll. For better or worse Mayor Bill de Blasio wants to increase that number under his Vision Zero Initiative. While more cops patrolling may cut down on traffic violations, … Read More
Military veterans volunteered to risk their lives to protect the freedom of those back home. In honor of their service to the United States, there are several programs in New York that offer free benefits to veterans. Here are just a few:
It stands to reason that very few people are pleased when they receive a traffic citation. Depending on the nature of the charge, a citation could mean points on a license and heavy fines that one would rather not pay. A woman in Delaware felt the opposite, and she even … Read More
Being a college student is stressful enough. Imagine walking back to your car from class only to find a traffic citation on your windshield tucked neatly under your wiper. Thousands of students at Northwest University in Missouri are experiencing just that.
Not every person chooses to fight a traffic ticket in court. For some, it doesn’t make financial sense. For others, time in court means time away from work and a day without pay. No matter the reason, sometimes paying a citation just makes more sense.
You are pulled over by an officer as you are traveling down the highway. You thought your day was going to be a good one and now it just took a turn for the worse. You receive a citation and decide to pay it to avoid what you believe will … Read More