Fines and Offenses
The information below provides fine amounts and basic descriptions of common violations. Contact the Municipal Court at 214-559-9303 for information regarding a specific citation that may not be listed. The following information applies to Municipal Court citations only.
Note about School Zone Offenses: Offenses occurring in a school zone, except for those specifically listed as a school zone violation, may incur a $25 Child Safety Fund fee in addition to the fine amount listed.
Fine amounts are determined by how many miles per hour the vehicle was traveling over the speed limit.
|0 to 5||$211.00||0 to 5||$332.00||0 to 5||$251.00|
|6 to 10||$236.00||6 to 10||$402.00||6 to 10||$271.00|
|11 to 15||$271.00||11 to 15||$462.00||11 to 15||$306.00|
|16 to 20||$296.00||16 to 20||$502.00||16 to 20||$341.00|
|21 to 24||$321.00||21 and over||$540.00||21 to 24||$365.00|
|25 and over||$340.00||25 and over||$365.00|
Compliance or Insurance Dismissals
The violations listed below are eligible for dismissal with proof of compliance and payment of the dismissal fee. There may be additional requirements as noted.
Proof Needed for Dismissal
|Expired License Plate (Registration)||Copy of renewed receipt noting paid late penalty||$152.00||$20.00|
|Expired Driver's License||Online payment receipt or copy of updated driver's license||$227.00||$20.00|
|Failure to Carry Driver's License||Copy of current and valid Texas driver's license||$152.00||$10.00|
|Failure to Report Address Change||Online payment receipt or copy of updated driver's license||$152.00||$20.00|
|Defective Equipment||Receipt for replacement or repair||$177.00||$10.00|
|Failure to Maintain Financial Responsibility||Proof of insurance covering car or driver at the time of violation||$327.00||No fee|
|Handicapped Parking||Presentation to the court of the valid placard at the time of violation||$527.00||No fee|