Some of the most common traffic violations include:
If your appearance is required in court for a traffic ticket and you fail to appear, you could be assessed additional fees; have a warrant issued for your arrest; and your driver's license could be suspended. Louisiana will suspend the driver's licenses of motorists with multiple traffic violations. Fines are the most common penalty associated with a traffic citation, but certain offenses may carry additional penalties.
When a person is convicted of careless operation that causes the death of a human being, the offender can be ordered to serve up to:
If you received a traffic citation in Shreveport, Bossier City, or a surrounding area in Louisiana, consult The Norris Law Group to discuss the long-term consequences for your driving record. Call 318-771-7000 or contact us online to schedule a confidential consultation.