Kentucky Traffic Tickets Questions & Answers

Q: I didn't pay a seatbelt violation and now they are saying my license is suspended....is that possible?

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Kentucky on
Answered on Mar 11, 2019
Timothy Denison's answer
Absolutely. If you fail to appear in court or resolve a citation, they notify the DOT to suspend your license.

Q: Hi , I was pulled over for doing 76 in a 45mph zone tonight and was issued a citation. What penalties will I face?

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Traffic Tickets for Kentucky on
Answered on Mar 7, 2019
Timothy Denison's answer
31 over is a license suspension level ticket. Where did this occur?

Q: I have an unpaid speeding ticket and I’m worried I have a warrant or something. It was an honest mistake. What do I do?

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Kentucky on
Answered on Feb 27, 2019
Timothy Denison's answer
Check with the district court clerk in the county where you got the ticket. They can tell you the status of your case.

Q: I was pulled over and the cop told me I would not be getting a ticket. Can I still get a ticket in the mail?

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Kentucky on
Answered on Feb 19, 2019
Timothy Denison's answer
No. If he didn’t give you a ticket at the scene, you will not be getting a ticket.

Q: i got pulled over for going 10 mph over the speed limit on I-75. how much will my ticket and court cost be?

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Kentucky on
Answered on Feb 5, 2019
Timothy Denison's answer
Probably $20 fine plus court costs of $135 to $175.

Q: What penalties am I looking at, best and worse case scenario, and what can I do to lessen my chance of jail time?

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Kentucky on
Answered on Feb 2, 2019
Timothy Denison's answer
Get your permit, registration and six months insurance. Hire a lawyer if you can. It is highly unlikely that you will receive anything other that fines and court costs.

Q: I got a ticket for expired tags what do i need to do? Can i show proof and not have to show up to court?

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Kentucky on
Answered on Jan 29, 2019
Timothy Denison's answer
Depends what county you’re in but probably. Check with the clerks office and they’ll tell you for sure.

Q: I have a bench warrant for no registration or insurance ticket i never received 3 years ago. What do i do?

1 Answer | Asked in Business Formation, Criminal Law and Traffic Tickets for Kentucky on
Answered on Jan 14, 2019
Timothy Denison's answer
You definitely need an attorney to clean this up. There are several things you can possibly do but first you need the bench warrant set aside and a new court date.

Q: They also suspended my DL licences so im not driving right now. Will they give me my lisence back. I have my auto tags

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Kentucky on
Answered on Sep 16, 2018
Timothy Denison's answer
It all depends on WHY your license was suspended, but there are likely ways for you to have it reinstated.

Q: I got a citation for expired tags

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Kentucky on
Answered on Sep 13, 2018
Timothy Denison's answer
Get your tags corrected and take them to the district clerks office and they should be able to resolve it for you.

Q: I got charged with permit violation, failure to change address and expired tags, I got it all fixed but will I go tojail

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Kentucky on
Answered on Sep 7, 2018
Timothy Denison's answer
Very likely since you corrected it all that you will just pay a fine.

Q: For Failure to produce insurance card, if I have proof of coverage, plead guilty or ask for dismissal?

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Kentucky on
Answered on Aug 20, 2018
Timothy Denison's answer
If you had insurance st the time, ask for dismissal. Most courts will.

Q: Can I get a drivers license in Georgia, if I have a suspended license for unpaid taxes in Kentucky?

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Kentucky on
Answered on Aug 18, 2018
Timothy Denison's answer
No. Both states are on the National Register, meaning Georgia will see your Kentucky license suspension and refuse to issue you a license until the suspension in Kentucky is resolved.

Q: Do you think I will lose my Drivers License?

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Kentucky on
Answered on Aug 17, 2018
Timothy Denison's answer
It depends on what county you received the ticket in. Each county handles cases differently. Speeding 26 Over it great is a suspension level ticket and you should hire an attorney.

Q: I was pulled over for failure to give right of way to an emergency vehicle. Says I have to show to to court?

1 Answer | Asked in Car Accidents and Traffic Tickets for Kentucky on
Answered on Aug 14, 2018
Timothy Denison's answer
No. You cannot pay the ticket and not appear in court. You can, however, hire an attorney to appear for you in that court and possibly resolve it without you coming to court.

Q: Can I get out of my speeding ticket or get no points?

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Kentucky on
Answered on Aug 14, 2018
Timothy Denison's answer
27 over is a suspension level ticket. It depends on where you got the ticket as to what the resolution may be. In any event, you need a lawyer rather than handling it yourself.

Q: In a traffic stop what constitutes a "lawful order"?

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets and DUI / DWI for Kentucky on
Answered on Aug 9, 2018
Timothy Denison's answer
Any reasonable request of the police officer to the driver.

Q: What are the scenarios in I have to sign a traffic ticket?

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Kentucky on
Answered on Aug 9, 2018
Timothy Denison's answer
You done ever have to sign a traffic ticket.

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