Most violations can be paid on or before the assigned court date. The cost of a ticket is $140.75 for each violation that is listed on the ticket if paid on or before the assigned court date.
Payment of the ticket is the same as a guilty plea and conviction notification is sent to the Tennessee Department of Safety and Homeland Security. If the citation is paid late other fees will be added and you must contact our office in order to determine the price of the ticket.
The cost of Safety Belt violations are $30 for the first violation and $55 for all subsequent violations if paid on or before the assigned court date.
Texting While Driving
The cost of a Texting While Driving charge is $140 and you must successfully complete the traffic school offered by the Clarksville Police Department. The $140 cost includes the price of the traffic school. Completion of this class is mandatory in order to comply with the state law. Texting while driving is now considered a moving violation and it will put points on your driver’s license.
Traffic Safety Course
You may qualify to attend the Traffic Safety Course offered by the Clarksville Police Department for other violations. The total cost of the course is $150, which includes court costs. The traffic school that is offered by the Clarksville Police Department is the only traffic school that is approved by the Clarksville Municipal Court.