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Municipal Court fines and court costs
Municipal Courts
Fines and costs schedule, if paid by arraignment date - effective 11/01/04
Traffic  
speeding up to 10 mph over limit
$161.00
speeding 11-19 mph over limit
192.00
speeding 20 mph over limit
202.00
speeding in a school zone
202.00
failure to yield right of way
182.00
failure to yield right of way to emergency vehicle
202.00
transporting open container of beer or alcohol
157.00
vehicle equipment violation
162.00
 (if corrected, and proof shown)
132.00
state drivers license violation
182.00
improper vehicle tag display
162.00
 (if tag obtained, and proof shown)
132.00
seat belt violation, non-moving
20.00
improper lane change
172.00
disregarding a signal light
172.00
failure to stop at stop sign
172.00
improper left, right or u-turn
172.00
driving under suspension
307.00
failure to show state insurance
202.00
 insurance obtained after citation, and proof shown
152.00
 insurance in effect at time of citation, and proof shown  
  proof shown within 48 hours, dismissed without costs  
  proof shown after 48 hours, dismissed with costs
88.00
failure to appear on a traffic charge
182.00
Criminal  
public drunk, trespassing, etc.
167.00
animal control violation
177.00
failure to vaccinate animal
157.00
failure to appear on a criminal charge
177.00

Other costs and fees

These costs are in line with those charged at the state level for persons convicted in district courts.

They are intended to place the burden of funding the court system on those who commit crimes, rather than on the general public.

For a more specific list of charges, fines and costs in Adobe Acrobat format, click here.

for a granted continuance
$15.00
warrant fee
20.00
bond posting fee
35.00
traffic not covered above
88.00
criminal not covered above
83.00
mailing fee
10.00