Lost Traffic Ticket in NebraskaPage OverviewSUMMARY: How to Find Lost Nebraska Traffic Ticket Information
If you lost your Nebraska traffic ticket, you'll need to obtain your ticket information from the appropriate county court. The court may ask you to verify some personal information before providing details about your lost NE traffic ticket.
Keep reading for information about lost NE traffic tickets.
Pinpoint where you were located when you received your traffic ticket. If you can't recall the exact area, determine the county. Once you have this information, call the traffic court for that county. If the county court has no record of your traffic citation, try the Municipal Court near where you were cited.
Recalling the citing law enforcement agency will help in determining which court to call. As a rule, traffic tickets cited by the Nebraska Highway Patrol and the Sheriff's Department go to county courts. Traffic tickets issued by city police officers get filed with municipal courts.
After you've retrieved your lost traffic ticket information, decide on a plea. If you opt to plead "guilty," submit your traffic ticket fine payment to the presiding court. Or, if you've decided to challenge your traffic ticket, appear at the court on the day and time posted on your citation.
If you fail to respond to your traffic ticket, the court will not accept "I lost my ticket" as a valid excuse. Your NE driver's license will be suspended, and, in some instances, the court may issue a bench warrant for your arrest.
(Plead Guilty or No Contest)
- Pay the fine.
- Incur points on your driving record (could lead to license suspension/revocation).
- Possibly incur increase on auto insurance rates.
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(Plead Not Guilty)
- Contest traffic ticket via trial.
- Choose to represent yourself or hire an attorney.
- Possibly lose option to plea bargain for lesser penalties.
- No penalties if found guilty, but must pay court/attorney fees.
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