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District Court : Terms: Citation or Ticket


Citation or Ticket


Citation means "a complaint or notice upon which a police officer shall record an occurrence involving one or more violations by the person cited." The cited person is the defendant.

A citation can be a civil infraction or a misdemeanor depending on the seriousness of the violation.
All defendants who receive a citation must respond to the allegations on the citation. Refer to the back of your citation or contact the court for procedures regarding misdemeanors.  Defendant's Options


Traffic Division


Created at 3/2/2015 3:50 PM by Webmaster
Last modified at 3/3/2015 8:49 AM by Webmaster