Violation Fee & Point Schedule

Traffic: Please note that due to the building closure, all ten-day periods have been extended as the court is unable to schedule informal hearings on traffic matters at this time. Please continue to watch this website for more information and scheduling availability. 

Most accident violations are $155.00, unless otherwise noted. This list may not be inclusive. If you do not see your violation listed, please contact the Court office at (586) 446-2500 for pricing. 

SPEEDING

VIOLATION FINE POINTS TYPE
Speeding 1-5 Over $130 1 C
Speeding 6-10 Over $140 2 C
Speeding 11-15 Over $150 3 C
Speeding 16-20 Over $170 4 C
Speeding 21-25 Over $190 4 C
Speeding 26+ Over $210 4 C
Speeding 1-10 Over/Construct Zone $160 3 C
Speeding 11-15 Over/Construct Zone $190 4 C
Speeding 16-20 Over/Construct Zone $220 5 C
Speeding 21-25 Over/Construct Zone $250 5 C
Violation of Basic Speed Law  $130 2 C
Limited Access Speeding 1-5 Over $120 0 C
Limited Access Speeding 6-10 Over $130 1 C
Limited Access Speeding 11-15 Over $150 2 C
Limited Access Speeding 16-20 Over $170 3 C
Limited Access Speeding 21-25 Over $180 3 C
Limited Access Speeding 25+ Over $210 4 C

MOVING VIOLATIONS

VIOLATIONS FINE POINTS TYPE
Careless Driving $200 3 C
Careless Driving/ Accident $225 3 C
Disobey Stop Sign $130 3 C
Disobey Traffic Signal $130 3 C
Drag Racing $245 4 M
Drove Left of Center $130 2 C
Drove Wrong Way - One Way Street $130 2 C
Failed to Stop Within Assured Clear Distance / Accident $155 2 C
Fail to Signal or Observe $130 2 C
Fail to Stop Leaving Alley $130 2 C
Fail to Stop School Bus $210 3 C
Fail to Use Due Care/Caution $130 2 C
Fail to Yield $130 2 C
Fail to Yield to Emergency Vehicle $180 2 C
Fail to Yield to Handicap/Blind $155 2 C
Follow too Close $130 2 C
Impeding $150 0 C
Improper Lane Use $130 2 C
Improper Passing $130 3 C
Improper Turn  $130 2 C
Interfere w/ Traffic $130 2 C
Obstructed Vision / Control  $130 2 C
Prohibited Turn $130 2 C
Fail to Yield Pedestrian  $130 2 C
Operating While Texting  $175 0 C
Texting While Operating CMV $175 2 C
Violation of Child Restraint $130 0 C
Pedestrian Violation $130 0 C

ALCOHOL RELATED OFFENSES

VIOLATION FINE POINTS TYPE
Minor in Possession - Alcohol (1st Offense) $100 0 C
Minor in Possession - Alcohol (2nd or Subsequent Offense) Mandatory Court 0 M
Open Intoxicants - Driver $195 2 M
Open Intoxicants - Passenger $195 2 M
Open Intoxicants U/21 - Driver $195 2 M
Open Intoxicants U/21 - Passenger $195 2 M
Refuse PBT $180 0 C
U/21 Refuse PBT $180 2 C

LICENSE / PLATE / INSURANCE VIOLATIONS

VIOLATIONS FINE POINTS TYPE
Allow Unlicensed Person to Operate Mandatory Court 0 M
Drove W/Out Corrective Lens $195 2 M
Expired Ops $195 2 M
Fail to Change Address $130 0 C
Fail to Display Valid License $195 0 C
Improper Plate $195 0 M
No Proof of Insurance $145 0 C
No Proof of Insurance - Proof w/in 10 days $25 0 C
Registration / Plate Violation $130 0 C
Violation of Graduated License Permit $130 2 C
Violation of License Restriction - (Required Equipment) $195 2 M

PARKING VIOLATIONS

VIOLATION FINE POINTS TYPE
Park for Sale on Public Area $150 0 C
Park for Sale on Private Area $150 0 C
Handicap Parking $165 0 C
Park During Snow Emergency $25 0 C
All Other Parking $80 0 C

MISC VIOLATIONS

VIOLATION TYPE POINTS TYPE
Curfew Violation $25 0 C
Fighting in School $150 0 C
Cycle - Over 2 Abreast $110 2 C
Defective Equipment $130 0 C
Drove Cycle/Moped on Sidewalk $110 2 C
Minor in Possession of Tobacco / E. Cigarette $500 0 C
No Seat Belt $65 0 C
Unauthorized / Improper Use of Lights $130 2 C
Unlawful Rider on Cycle or Moped $110 0 C
Note: CIVIL INFRACTIONS
Pursuant to Court Rule, failure to respond to Civil Infraction Violations within ten (10) days from the issuance date will result in a $40.00 default judgement fee. 

Fines not paid after an additional fifty-six (56) days have elapsed will result in a 20% late fee. 

If the defaulted violation is not paid, your license may be suspended. 

Note: MISDEMEANORS
Pursuant to Court Rule, failure to respond to payable Misdemeanor violations may result in the issuance of a bench warrant and possible license suspension.