Traffic Complaint

These offenses require a Court appearance:

Any Felony Or Indictable Offense
Operating a Motor Vehicle Under The Influence Of Alcohol Or Drugs Of Abuse Or Permitting Another To Do So
Leaving The Scene/Personal Injury Or Death Resulting
Driving While Under Suspension Or Revocation
Third Or More Moving Violations Within Twelve (12) Months
Eluding Or Fleeing A Police Officer
Drag Racing
Driver’s License Violation
Allow A Minor To Drive (No O.L.)
Physical Control Of A Motor Vehicle
31 MPH over posted speed zone

 

Traffic Court Rights

These offenses do not require a Court appearance if you have not had two other 

moving violations within the last twelve (12) months:

SPEED: 1st or 2nd Speeding Violations within one year, with Waiver amount.

1-20   MPH over $135.00/Construction Zone $160.00
21-30 MPH over $145.00/Construction Zone $180.00

PUCO Violations $155.00 Waiver amount

$135.00 Category–Minor Misdemeanor Moving Violations

Slow Speed
Improper Turn
Turn Signals
Operate Without Reasonable Control
Red Light/Stop Sign
Prohibited Or U-Turn
Improper Lane Use/Marked Lanes
Space Between Vehicles/Following Too Close
Stop At Railroad Crossing
Improper Passing On Right
Left Of Center
One Way Streets
Towing Requirements
Accident

You may pay the stated amount on-line with a Visa, MasterCard or American Express, in person at the Clerk of Courts office, or you may send a money order or certified check made payable to the Vandalia Municipal Court, along with the ticket signed on the back with proof of insurance. If you wish a receipt, or the officer kept your license, please enclose a self-addressed, stamped envelope.
Payments may be made in person by one of the following methods: cash, money order, certified check, Visa, MasterCard or American Express, if the card is in your name. No personal checks accepted.

If a personal appearance is required, bring proof of liability insurance for the date of your traffic violation. Proof of insurance may be a form or letter from your agent, current face sheet of your policy, indicating your name and the vehicle you were driving.  If you were driving another individual’s vehicle, and your name is not on their policy, you must bring
a letter or form, signed by their agent or yours, showing that you were covered driving that car.

$135.00 Category–Minor Misdemeanor Non-Moving Violations

No Helmet Or Face Shield
Muffler/Excess Noise
Obstructing View
Tinted Windows
Failure To Display License Plates
Failure To File Registration
Unsafe Vehicle
Equipment Violations

Seat Belt

Driver $116.00

Passenger $106.00

Overloads

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PAYMENT

FAILURE TO APPEAR OR PAY THE FINE MAY SUBJECT YOU TO ARREST AND/OR A WARRANT BLOCK ON THE RENEWAL OF YOUR REGISTRATION AND OPERATOR’S LICENSE.

PLEASE NOTE: ALL TICKETS MUST BE PAID BEFORE THE COURT DATE ON THE BOTTOM OF YOUR TICKET.

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