Greer, SC asked in Traffic Tickets for South Carolina

Q: Hello, I was recently pulled over and charged with dus 3rd offense. My ticket says $2000, but I thought max was $1,000?

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James Thomas
James Thomas
  • Spartanburg, SC
  • Licensed in South Carolina

A: The max fine is $1000, but court costs and surcharges often double the amount of the fine. And be careful, because for a third offense jail time is definitely a possibility too.

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