How to Beat a Sacramento County Traffic Ticket

You can fight Sacramento traffic tickets by getting them dismissed much easier than you may think. In Sacramento, 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 Sacramento courthouse or hiring an expensive Sacramento 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 Sacramento, 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 Sacramento 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 Sacramento traffic court.

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Common Traffic Tickets in Sacramento 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 Sacramento, 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 Sacramento, give us a call or fill out our form to see how we can help!

About Sacramento County

How to Beat a Sacramento County Traffic Ticket

Like many of California’s counties, Sacramento County saw a mass migration of gold seekers, miners, and pioneers after the discovery of gold in California in 1848. The County was officially formed in 1850 as California gained statehood, and the county’s largest city, the City of Sacramento, became the capital of the State of California in 1854.Long the hub of western innovation, construction of the Central Pacific Railroad began in Sacramento and continued east to join the Union Pacific Line in 1869, making it the first transcontinental railroad linking the east and west. The county was named after the Sacramento River which forms its western border.

Most of the county’s 994 square miles sit squarely at sea level or below, with the highest point, Carpenter Hill, only 828 feet above sea level. Sacramento County is home to over 1.53 million people, which is roughly 1,470 people per square mile within the county lines.

Sacramento County possess more almonds than anywhere else in the world and is the site for Blue Diamond’s headquarters where millions of pounds of almonds are harvested and brought to the market each year. Sacramento County is also an educational hub, home to Sacramento State University, University of California, Davis, and University of the Pacific.

Sacramento County Traffic Courthouses

Sacramento County Municipal and Superior Courts – 720 9th Street, Sacramento, CA 95814

Sacramento County Carol Miller Justice Center – 301 Bicentennial Drive, Sacramento, CA 95826

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