FAQs

Q1.� I wish to plead Not Guilty, how do I do that and what will happen in court?�
A:� You may plead Not Guilty by appearing in court on the date indicated on your citation.� After your plead Not Guilty, the case will be scheduled for a Trial Date.� You MUST appear at the next scheduled date, or a Bench Warrant will be ordered.� At the Trial date, if you change your plea, or are found Guilty, and the officer the court subpoenaed� is off duty, you will be charged an additional $50.00 witness fee.
 
Q2.� I wish to plead Guilty, but need more time to pay my ticket?
A:� You may plead Guilty by appearing in court on the date indicated on your citation.� After you plead Guilty, you can tell the Judge that you need more time to pay your ticket and he will give you an extension with a new court date to pay it by.
 
Q3.� What will happen if I miss my Court Date?
A:�� If you miss your court date, a Bench Warrant will be ordered.� You can pay $50.00 to recall the Bench Warrant, and a new court date will be issued.� If the Bench Warrant does not get recalled, or the ticket paid, the court will suspended your Driver’s License.
 
Q4.� Can the Clerk of Court personnel help me with answers to legal questions?
A: Any legal questions that you wish answered prior to your appearance in court should be addressed to you attorney.� Court and Clerk’s office personnel are prohibited by law and the order of the court from giving legal advice.