Civil Infraction Fines

The following fines are assessed by 54B District Court. Information regarding the number of points assessed are given as a courtesy, however, the court has no jurisdiction over the number of points assessed (updated 2-1-10).

Secondary Highway & Local Streets

Violation
Fine & Costs
Points
Speeding 1-5 over
$150 
2
6-10 over
$170 
11-15 over
$185
3
16-20 over
$200 
4
21-25 over
$215
4
26+ over
$240 
4

If speeding ticket was issued in a school zone, construction zone or emergency scene, the fines and costs are doubled. Also, one additional point will be assessed by Michigan Secretary of State if issued in a construction zone.

Interstate Highway, US 127
Violation
Fine & Costs
Points
Speeding 1- 5 over $150 0
6-10 over $170 1
11-15 over $185 2
16-20 over $200 3
21-25 over $215 3
26+ over $240 4

Other Violations
Violation
Fine & Costs
Points
Bicycles (all violations)
with accident
$80 
$110
0
0
Careless Driving
with accident (257.626b)
$240 
$270
3
3
Child Restraint (257.710d) $125 0
Curfew Violations (26-55(a)2) $95 0
Domestic Animals and Fowl 1st Offense (4-4) $135 0
Failed to Stop for School Bus
with accident (257.682)
$355
$385
3
3
Handicap / Disabled Parking (257.674 {1} {s}) $115 0
Disobey Traffic Signal (257.612) (257.614)
with accident
$205
$235
3
Littering (324.8905A) $130 0
Littering (14-32, 33, 34, 35, 37) $225 0
Texting (1st offense) $215 0
Texting (2nd offense) $315 0
Party Litter 14-38 1st offense
2nd offense
3rd offense
4th offense
$150
$200 
$300
$500 
No Proof of Insurance (257.328)

(Fine and costs are waived and $25.00 court costs assessed if proof of insurance is shown to court within 4-10 calendar days)
$200 0
No Proof of Registration (257.223)

(Fine and costs are waived if citation is signed off by a police officer and returned to the court within 4-10 calendar days)
$155
0
Noise (26-81B)(CI) $285 0
Noise-Party (26-81D1)(CI) $1,095 0
Maximum Licensed Occupancy (ES1010.1)
 Occupancy without a License (ES1010.2)
$575
$575 
0
0
Open Alcohol in Public (26-54) $225 0
PBT - Failure to Take $225 0
Pedestrians - All Violations $130 0
Posting flyers (26-322(a), 26-322 (b)) $210 0
Property Maintenance Regulations Enforcement (ES1010.3-ES1010.8) $285 0
Registration / Expired Plate / No Plate / No Plate on Cycle / No Valid Plate / Operating Unlicensed Vehicle on Road (257.255) $155 0
Registration Improper Attachment of Plate (257.225) $155 0
Sanitation Animals 1st offense (4-5) $65 0
Seatbelt Violation, Adult (257.710e(3)) $70 0
Sell or Furnish Alcohol to Person under 21 (436.1701) $185 0
Sidewalk - Ice / Snow (38-127) $90 0
Skateboard Violations $65 0
Smoking Violations (26-403 through 26-436) 26-401 (b) 1st offense
$150 
0
Smoking Violations (26-403 through 26-436) 26-401 (b) 2nd offense 
Set by judge
0
Unauthorized Sales and Solicitations (MSU 27.01)
$575
0
Vehicle Abandoned (14-36)
$210 
0
Weeds / Overgrown Lawn (302.4)
$90 
0

All Other Traffic Civil Infractions Not Identified Above

Violation
Fine & Costs
Points
Without accident
$155
will vary
With accident
$185
will vary

All other municipal civil infractions will have a fine and cost of $205 and 0 points awarded.

Commercial Vehicles
Violation
Fine & Costs Points
All commercial vehicle violations not specifically noted $205 will vary
Out of service violations $305 will vary
Hazardous material violations $355 will vary
No annual DOT safety inspection $255 will vary
Dyed diesel fuel $255 will vary
Violations of an out-of-service order $2,040 will vary
Defection of brake systems $305 will vary
Disobey traffic control, etc. at RR $355 will vary
School bus fail to stop at RR crossing $355 will vary