Self-Help traffic

This section of the website tells you how to deal with violations of traffic laws such as speeding and expired licenses. More serious traffic crimes, like DUI and reckless driving, are heard in Criminal Court.

Civil cases are heard at the Santa Clara, Palo Alto, and South County Courthouses. See the Traffic Courthouse locations page.

Traffic cases can be viewed online at the Case Info website 

Pay traffic fines online at our E-Payment website .

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