Court Fines & Costs

For points for violations visit the Michigan Secretary of State website or click here for the link
Operators License - All Misdemeanors Fine
Expired license $165
Fail to change address on license $100
Fail to comply with restrictions $155
No cycle endorsement $165
No license on person - dismissed with proof before court date $200

Speeding Violations - City Limits Fine
1-5 MPH over speed limit $120
6-10 MPH over speed limit $135
11-15 MPH over speed limit $160
16-20 MPH over speed limit $185
21-25 MPH over speed limit $215
Speed too fast for conditions $120
Violation of basic speed law $120
26 MPH and over ($195 plus $6 for each MPH over 26 MPH) To be determined*

Speeding Violations - Expressway Fine
1-5 MPH over speed limit $120
6-10 MPH over speed limit $135
11-15 MPH over speed limit $160
16-20 MPH over speed limit $185
21-25 MPH over speed limit $215
26 MPH and over ($195 plus $6 for each MPH over 26 MPH) To be determined*

Parking Violations Fine
3 a.m. - 5 a.m. parking $20
Blocking violation $25
Commercial vehicle parked on residential street $75
Fire route violation $100
Handicapped parking $150
Offer for sale on commercial property $95
Parked interfering with traffic $50

Defective Equipment Fine
Defective brakes or steering $170
Defective equipment - dismissed if repaired before court date $125

License Plate & Registration Violations Fine
Abandoned vehicle $105
Expired license plates $105
Improperly displayed plates $110
Improper plates $200
No plates on vehicle or trailer $200
No registration on person - dismissed w/ proof by court date $65
Unregistered vehicle on roadway $200

Miscellaneous Fine
Alcohol in park / public $155
Barking dog $175
Dog at large $155
Hitchhiking $140
Inadequate child restraint $85
Littering $150
Loitering $130
No license on dog $155
No seat belt - driver / passenger $70
Nuisance violation - loud music $150
Open intoxicants 21 years and over $170
Open intoxicants Under 21 years Court Only
Park or school after dark $145
Possession of fireworks $170
Pushing snow in street $165
Trespassing $175
 Walking in roadway
$60