Notice: The Traffic and Ticket Basics section is being updated to reflect changes to the California Rules of Court regarding infraction procedures concerning traffic bail, courtesy notices and ability-to-pay determinations. The Judicial Council adopted these changes effective January 1, 2017 and courts will implement them by May 1st. Click here for a link to the Judicial Council report on rules 4.105, 4.106, 4.107 and 4.335.
Learn about basics of traffic cases and types of traffic citations.
This section tells you about appealing a traffic or other infraction case. It helps you decide if it is the right choice for you, and if so, how to file the appeal.
Read answers to common questions related to traffic tickets.