Best Answer

If the speed is not indicated on the ticket, you can contest it.

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2006-08-27 02:30:40
This answer is:
User Avatar
Study guides

In what year did women receive the right to vote in the United States

What makes a source credible

What is a example of a Secondary source

Could a photograph be considered a primary source Why or why not

See all cards
12 Reviews

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: If an officer writes a ticket and does not write in the MPH he clocked the driver at and signs the citation would this be a good defense for a challenge?
Write your answer...
Still have questions?
magnify glass
Related questions

What if a speeding citation is not signed by the officer or the person receiving the citation?

Neither may be required. If the officer's signature is required then the citation may be dismissed. You should contact the court listed on the citation for information .

How do you write a sentence using the word citation?

the police officer gave a citation

What if the cop that gave you your citation never signed it or placed his id number on it?

GENERALLY speaking, the officer certifies the citation with his signature. If there is a specific place for the officer's signature and he did not sign the citation, you may want to ask the court to dismiss the citation. The officer may be allowed to re-issue the citation, but it is fairly likely that specific ticket is not valid.

Can a police officer issue a traffic citation next to establishments that serve alcohol such as bars?

Yes. a officer can issue a citation in any location.

Does a Police Officer have to tell you why he pulled you over?

If the stop results in a criminal charge or citation, yes, the officer must inform you of what you're being cited for. If the stop does not result in a citation or punishment, the officer does not have to inform you.

If an officer does not put a charge on the citation can it be dismissed in court?

it can be discharged

Can the officer issuing a citation take you to jail if you can not make immediate payment of that citation even before you get the opportunity to enter a plea?


Is a DWAI a misdemeanor?

If by this you mean Driving Without Automobile Insurance, and you received a citation from a Police Officer, then yes, it is. Any time you receive a written citation from a police officer, it is considered a "Misdemeanor"

Does an officer have to issue a citation at the time of the violation or can he mail it to you?

It usually can be mailed.

Can a defendant change a citation notice once they have signed it?

The defendant cannot change the citation notice before or after they sign it. The issuing authority (usually officer) completes the citation notice.

What happens if you go to court for traffic tickect and your issuing officer is not there?

If the officer does not appear when required, the citation is usually dismissed. But the officer is not always required.

Can a police officer take keep your license and say they will give me a citation later?


People also asked