Services
Sheriff's Bulletin
Frequently Asked Questions
Traffic Fines
& Costs
History
Meet The Staff
Teen Driving
Guestbook
Contact Us
Links

 

97th District Court Traffic Fines & Costs Schedule -- Effective 04/01/2012
Cost/Fine Points
SPEEDING:
1-10 mph over speed limit 115.00 2
11-15 mph over speed limit 125.00 3
16-20 mph over speed limit 140.00 4
21-25 mph over speed limit 160.00 4
26 mph+ over speed limit 180.00 4
All other violations $3.00 per mile
plus $60.00
4
GENERAL CIVIL INFRACTIONS:
Stop Sign Violation 95.00 3
Traffic Signal Violation 95.00 3
School Bus Violation 100.00 to 500.00 plus costs 3
Improper Overtaking (Passing)  95.00 3
Careless Driving 110.00 3
Violation of Basic Speed Law 95.00 2
Fail to Yield 95.00 2
Wrong Way On One Way Street 95.00 2
Drove Left of Center  95.00 2
Improper Lane Use/Turn  95.00 2
OTHER VIOLATIONS:
Seat Belt Violation 65.00 0
Child Restraint/Passenger  65.00 0
Defective Equipment
(with valid proof of repair)
 95.00
Dismissed
0
No Operators License in Possession
(with valid proof of license)
110.00
Dismissed
0
Expired Operators License 110.00 0
Expired Registration Plate 95.00 0
No Proof of Insurance
(with valid proof of insurance)
120.00
Dismissed
* 0
 * Note: The State of Michigan Secretary of State Office now imposes a $150.00 per year fee for two consecutive years when you are issued a Traffic Citation for No Proof of Insurance. The Fee for this is billed by the Secretary of State directly to you. If the fee is not paid, the Secretary of State Office will not renew your driver´┐Żs license.

For other Citations not listed here, contact the 97th District Court Magistrate Office at (906) 482-1285.