I was cited for PA vehicle code 3305 there was a suv pulling into a parking spot i waited until it was mostly in the spot and i went around the officer was on the opposite side of the road made a u-turn and followed me for like 10 blocks and waited until we got to the county line before pulling me... Read more »
Yes. You must be nice to the officer, see if they'll give you a ticket for a lesser offense. But cops tend to take school bus cases seriously, so don't approach them with a "this is really nothing" attitude.
Yes and no. The charge of driving while DUI-suspended (1543(b)) caries a mandatory jail time of 60 days -- or 90 days if you're caught driving with any amount of alcohol in your system. The judge can't change that, and the cop can't change that.
I was the last of four cars in a row pulled over at the same time. I'm not even convinced I was going that fast. He gave me the citation without a total due filled in on line 34. Instructions say to mail in the total amount due written on line 34 in the form of a money order or check. The fine... Read more »
You can contest it, and it will be your word vs. the cop's word -- and/or whatever method used by the cop to check your vehicle's speed. How lucky do you feel? And do you want to take off half a day from work to go contest the ticket, and then perhaps lose and have to pay additional court costs...Read more »
I was caught driving with a suspended license recently, that's how the cop knew it was suspended. He pulled me over again today, for no other reason then my license was suspended. The car I was driving is not registered in my name, registered owner has a valid liciense. The cop actually said to me... Read more »
He knew from personal knowledge your license was suspended. Sounds like he gave you a break. He sees you driving any vehicle, he has cause to at least check you out, I believe. However do consult an attorney who handles tickets because if you got a 2nd driving while suspended your license will be...Read more »
Depends what the ticket is for. You must respond if it's for a moving violation. Plead not guilty. If your name is his name, too, (i.e. a Jr or similar) he may want to address it himself as a court may not feel its a wrong ticket if they left out the JR
He needs to start by checking with PennDOT to see what they have on his record. Then he should probably have an attorney who handles traffic cases in the county where there are outstaning items--if there are--work on resolving these.
You can try. What is important is the date recited. If it says on February 20 the Defendant did...... you can plead not guilty. DJ courts aren't big on typos but there's a difference between a 20 and a 30, a february and a March--they might give it to you. Be careful if you win and have to drive...Read more »
Likely not - no requirement that you be issued a ticket at the traffic stop. A summons can be sent to you by mail, and that's permissible as long as it's filed with the court within 30 days of the offense.
We don't have stickers on our plates anymore so they had to have ran his plate while driving. He was not cited for anything else. He didn't receive any paperwork at the time, the officer said it would be $140 when asked. The registration is just short of 30 days expired.
Depends where you are when it goes yellow. You should stop unless it was not safe to do so. https://www.dot.state.pa.us/Public/DVSPubsForms/BDL/BDL%20Manuals/Manuals/PA%20Drivers%20Manual%20By%20Chapter/English/chapter_2.pdf
I went to get my restricted drivers license and there is an indefinite hold placed by PennDOT due to the outstanding ticket. If I simply go to the district magistrate and plead not guilty and receive a court date will the indefinite hold be lifted? I am trying to purchase a car and need the... Read more »
I have got a citation in my mail saying that i passed the school bus.
I remember that i passed the bus when yellow lights flashing and the bus was not completely stopped nether the red lights were flashing nor the STOP arm was extended. I got confused whether i will stop in the... Read more »
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