You may enter a plea of guilty/no contest, which will cause a fine to be entered and a conviction to be reported on your driving record, or you can enter a plea of not guilty and schedule a court date. Calling a local attorney might help. Good luck.
My state inspection and registration is joined, expired 12/18, was cited on 1/28, but the state website says you have 90 days from expiration to renew, so I was still within that grace period, correct? Also literally no police officer or court official has known the answer to this question, and I... Read more »
Maybe. Ignoring a traffic ticket can lead to a new Failure to Appear charge and an arrest warrant. A law enforcement officer may arrest person with an active warrant. However, as a matter of policy, some law enforcement agencies don't arrest on traffic warrants when a person is reporting a more...Read more »
My understanding is if car entered intersection on grren or yellow lite, then it doesn't matter if lite turned red or not, before clearing it. And that "Running red lite" only only refers to car entering interesction after light turned red. If that being the case, why do cops continue to write tix... Read more »
Here is the Texas Transportation Code section that applies to your situation:
Sec. 544.007. TRAFFIC-CONTROL SIGNALS IN GENERAL. (a) A traffic-control signal displaying different colored lights or colored lighted arrows successively or in combination may display only green, yellow, or red...Read more »
What was the new offense you were cited for, and did you commit the offense? File a complaint with the internal affairs department of the local police department about this officer. Calling a local attorney would help.
Make sure your license is valid when you appear in court. No license and driving with a suspended license can basically be the same thing; in fact, driving with a suspended license can be a more serious offense. Calling a local lawyer would help. Good luck.
Was found guilty on speeding ticket but I was no where near the city the day of the stop the police officer didn’t get any identification from the driver stating they were me he just went off the person word of mouth . Went to court only the police and and his counsel got to review the video of... Read more »
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