Driving With A Suspended License Ticket

Ticket

The officer who charges someone with driving on a suspended license is going to do that by issuing a Florida Uniform Traffic Citation more commonly referred to as a ticket.

Civil Or Criminal

In Florida there are two types of driving with a suspended license charges.  Driving with a suspended license without knowledge of the suspension is a civil infraction.  Driving with a suspended license with knowledge of the suspension is a criminal charge.

Civil Citation

The officer can charge someone with a civil infraction for driving with a suspended license by issuing a ticket.  This is a ticket that allows that person to just pay the ticket without appearing court or to contest the ticket which requires a court appearance.

Notice To Appear

The officer can charge someone with a criminal charge of driving with a suspended license without taking that person to jail by issuing the person a ticket which constitutes a notice to appear.  This charge requires the person to appear in court to answer to the criminal driving with a suspended license charge.

Arrest

The officer can charge someone with a criminal charge of driving with a suspended license by taking that person to jail and by issuing the person a ticket.  This charge requires the person to appear in court to answer to the criminal driving with a suspended license charge.

Driving With A Suspended License Lawyer

If you have been charged with driving with a suspended license please contact Chris S. Boatright, P.A. at 407-740-8300 to discuss your case.  Chris is a former driving with a suspended license prosecutor who has been defending people charged with driving with a suspended license for over 20 years.  If driving is important to you then put his knowledge and experience to work protecting your driver’s license and your record.

For More Information On Driving With A Suspended License See Below:

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