How to Beat a Placer County Traffic Ticket

You can fight Placer traffic tickets by getting them dismissed much easier than you may think. In Placer, California, drivers are allowed to contest a traffic ticket using a Trial by Written Declaration. This is best way to fight a traffic ticket without going to an Placer courthouse or hiring an expensive Placer traffic ticket lawyer. We have found this to be the best way to contest a California traffic ticket, period. This option is available to every driver who receives a traffic ticket in Placer, California. In fact, if you turn over your traffic ticket you will see that a Trial by Written Declaration is listed right on the back of your ticket as one way to fight it. This process has been around since 1978 to avoid having to pay traffic ticket fines. TicketBust has been helping California drivers prepare Trial by Written Declaration’s for over 18 years. In fact, tens of thousands of vehicle tickets in California have been contested using our system. We are the original traffic ticket fighter and the TicketBust system has been developed specifically to prepare all your documents properly based on how you answer a few questions. This way you can fight your ticket, knowing you have maximized your chances of having the court dismiss your Placer County traffic ticket. When you contest a ticket using a Trial by Written Declaration not only don’t you need to go to court, but you don’t even need to take traffic school if the ticket is dismissed. If the ticket is dismissed, no point will appear on your driving record and the bail will be refunded to you in full. If the ticket is not dismissed and you are eligible for traffic school, then you should still be eligible after a Trial by Written Declaration. TicketBust service will prepare your full defense package for you, which includes your Trial by Written Declaration and all the defense documents required by Placer traffic court. Fill out the yellow form to fight your Placer traffic ticket now!

Common Traffic Tickets in Placer County

California Violation Code 22406 – Exceeding 55 mph commercial truck driver speed or speed while towing.

You may be surprised to know that commercial truck drivers include a much larger group than just “big rigs”.  The list includes: a motortruck or truck tractor with 3+ axles or that is towing another vehicle, a passenger vehicle, school bus, farm labor vehicle with passengers, any vehicle transporting explosives, or a trailer bus.

California Violation Code 21453(a) – Passing limit line on red light.

Did you know that you aren’t allowed to pass the white limit line when you are stopped at an intersection? From our experience, this can be a common ticket issued in the county of Placer, so be on the lookout and stay behind that solid white line.

California Violation Code 21655.5 – Driving solo in a carpool lane.

It’s likely no surprise that if you are in a HOV lane that requires 2 or more people in it, by yourself, you’re going to get a ticket. That’s pretty self-explanatory.

If you find yourself having received a traffic ticket in Placer, give us a call or fill out our form to see how we can help!

About Placer County

How to Beat a Placer County Traffic Ticket

Three years after the discovery of gold, Placer County was formed from portions of Sutter and Yuba counties in April of 1851. Gold mining became the major industry in the area through the 1880s, but was quickly replaced with harvesting timber and work along the railroad. In 1960, the Winter Olympics were hosted in Placer County in the small unicorporated community of Squaw Valley.

Placer County encompasses 1,502 square miles including nearly half of Lake Tahoe and parts of El Dorado National Forest and Tahoe National Forest. The county is home to over 386,000 people and the location for thousands of visitors every year.

Placer County entices both thrill-seekers with activities like white water rafting, lake and water sports, and beautiful hiking trails, as well as those pursuing a relaxing and peaceful getaway with plenty of open space and nature.

Placer County Traffic Courthouses

Placer County Superior Court, Roseville – 10820 Justice Center Drive, Roseville, CA 95678

Placer County Superior Court, Historic Auburn Courthouse – 101 Maple Street, Auburn, CA 95603

Placer County Superior Court, Tahoe Courtroom – 2501 North Lake Blvd. Tahoe City, CA 96145

TicketBust works in all these counties:


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