A Criminal Traffic Offense is a violation that may subject a defendant, upon conviction, to incarceration. Criminal offenses require a court appearance and can carry penalties including fines/costs, probation, and/or incarceration.

Some examples of a Criminal Traffic Offense include, but are not limited to:

  • no valid driver's license
  • driving while license suspended/revoked
  • reckless driving
  • attaching tag not assigned