Costs 

Below is a list of all fines based on the violation. All violations listed may be paid in Person, By Mail, By Phone, or Online through this website.

Please make checks payable to:
34th District Court
11131 Wayne Rd
Romulus, MI 48174-1491

Ticket Prices Effective July 1st, 2014

After Hours/Weekend Drop Box Located on the East Side of the Court

34th District Court Office Hours:
Mon-Fri: 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Sat-Sun: Closed

Tickets must be paid within 14 Calendar Days of receiving violation. A $50.00 late charge will be assessed after the 14th day. All violations occurring in a school zone, construction zone or an emergency scene - contact the Court for amount due.

ACCIDENT: Any moving violation resulting in an accident EXCEPT Carless Driving or where designated as mandatory court case $195.00. 

Please note that paying online or by phone will incur a convenience fee listed below based on the amount of the transaction.

Convenience Fee Structure

Transaction Amount

Fee Amount

Fee Percent

$0.00+

$5.00

0%

$101.00+

$10.00

0%

$201.00+

$20.00

0%

$401.00+

$30.00

0%

$601.00+

$40.00

0%

$801.00+

$50.00

0%

$1,001.00+

$100.00

0%

$2,001.00+

$200.00

0%

$4,001.00+

$300.00

0%



Driving

Violation

Points

Fee

Careless Driving Without Accident

3

$195.00

Careless Driving With Accident

3

$225.00

Drove Without Lights On/Fail to Dim Lights

2

$150.00

Drove Across Median

2

$150.00

Drove Wrong Way

2

$150.00

Follow Too Closely/Tailgating

2

$150.00

Impeding Traffic

0

$150.00

Improper Lane Use

2

$150.00

Obstructed Vision

2

$150.00

 

Failed to Stop

Violation

Points

Fee

Disregard Traffic Control Device

3

$180.00

Disregard Red/Yellow Signal

3

$180.00

Disregard Stop Sign

3

$180.00

Disregard Railroad Signal

3

$180.00

Disregard School Bus Flashers

3

$195.00

Failed to Stop Leaving Private Drive

2

$150.00

 

Failed to Yield

Violation

Points

Fee

Right of Way

2

$150.00

Emergency Vehicle

2

$180.00

 

Insurance/Registeration/Plates

No Point Violations

Violation

Points

Fee

Expired Plates

0

$150.00

Failed to Change Address

0

$180.00

*No Proof of Insurance

Presented to Court Within 14 Days

0

$0.00

No Proof of Insurance

Presented to Court After 14 Days

0

$145.00

No Proof of Insurance

Purchased After Ticket Issued - Must Present to Court

0

$170.00

No Proof of Insurance

No Prrof Shown

0

$220.00

*No Proof of Registeration

Presented to Court Within 14 days

0

$0.00

No Proof of Registeration

Presented to Court After 15 Days

0

$150.00

 

Miscellaneous

Violation

Points

Fee

Improper Backing

0

$180.00

No Child Restraint

0

$130.00

No Seat Belt

0

$65.00

Refusal to take preliminary breath test (PBT)

2 Points if Under 21

0

$180.00

Violation of Basic Speed Law

2

$150.00

Defective Equipment

You may show the repair at the POLICE STATION and bring a Police Officer's signature on the ticket TO THE COURT BY THE APPEARANCE DATE and the fine/cost will be waived.

0

$150.00

 

Parking

No Point Violations

Violation

Points

Fee

Handicap Parking

0

$130.00

Prohibited Parking

0

$70.00

 

Payable Misdemeanors

Violation

Points

Fee

Expired Operators License

2

$255.00

No Operators License on Person

You may show valid license at POLICE STATION and bring a Police Officer's signature on the ticket TO THE COURT BY THE APPEARANCE DATE and the fine/cost will be waived.

0

$255.00

 

Speeding

Violation

Points

Fee

1-5 MPH Over Limit

Highway - No Points

2

$130.00

6-10 MPH Over Limit

Highway - 1 Point

2

$150.00

11-15 MPH Over Limit

Highway - 2 Points

3

$170.00

16-20 MPH Over Limit

4

$180.00

16-25 MPH Over Limit on Highway

3

$180.00

21+ MPH Over Limit

4

$195.00

26+ MPH Over Limit on Highway

4

$195.00

 

Turns/Passing

Violation

Points

Fee

Improper Passing

3

$150.00

Drove Left of Center

2

$150.00

Failed to Signal/Observe

2

$150.00

Prohibited Turn

2

$150.00


THIS SCHEDULE OF FINES/COSTS IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE, COVERS THE MOST FREQUENT VIOLATIONS, AND APPLIES TO PAYMENTS ACCEPTED ON OR BEFORE THE APPEARANCE DATE, BUT DOES NOT APPLY TO CASES HEARD IN COURT.

NOTE: A PORTION OF THE FINE/COST IS COLLECTED DUE TO LEGISLATION AND IS TRANSMITTED DIRECTLY TO THE STATE TREASURY.