15115 East Jefferson Avenue
Grosse Pointe Park, MI 48230
Phone:  313-822-6200
Office Hours: 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
Monday - Friday


Fine Schedule

GROSSE POINTE PARK MUNICIPAL COURT

PAYMENT DUE WITHIN FOURTEEN CALENDAR DAYS

If you want a court date schedule within the 14 day period
Or a $35.00 late charge will be assessed after the 14th day
Ticket prices are subject to change without notice

 

COMMON MOVING VIOLATIONS

TYPE OF VIOLATION  POINTS FINES/COSTS
1-10 mph over limit 2 pts $150
1-15 mph over limit 3 pts $180
16-20 mph over limit 4 pts $200
21 mph plus over limit 4 pts Contact Court
Violation Basic Speed Law 2 pts $130
Careless Driving 3 pts $205
Stop Sign 3 pts $180
Improper Turns 2 pts $130
Prohibited Turns 2 pts $130
Drove Wrong Way on One Way Street 2 pts $130
Drove w/o Due Care and Caution 2 pts $130
Follow to Closely 2 pts $180
Seat Belt 0 pts $65
Child Restraint 0 pts $80
Disobey Traffic Signal
(If Accident Involved)
3 pts
 
$240
$290
Disobey Traffic Control Device 2 pts $205
Impeding Traffic 0 pts $180
Text While Driving 1st Offense 0 pts $100
Text While Driving 2nd Offense 0 pts $200
Improper Use of Lights 2 pts $130
Failed to Stop w/in Assured and Clear Distance     2 pts $130


MOVING VIOLATIONS WITH ACCIDENTS
WILL HAVE $50.00 ADDED TO THEIR FINE


PARKING VIOLATIONS

TYPE OF VIOLATION FINES/COSTS
Expired Meter  $20
Handicapped $100
All other Parking Violations $25
Double Parking Contact Court


PAYABLE MISDEMEANOR
LICENSE VIOLATIONS

All Misdemeanors have Statutory Crime Victim
(CV) and State costs that are not waivable unless
the charge is dismissed

TYPE OF VIOLATION
 
 
 
POINTS
 
 
 
FINES/COSTS
Each amount has
CV and State
Costs Included
Expired Driver's License
Less Than 90 Days
2 pts
 
$200
 
No License on Person
Dismissed w/valid License
at GPP Court W/in 14 Days
0 pts $215
Open Intoxicants Driver 2 pts $240
Open Intoxicants Passenger 2 pts $195
Fail to change Address on License 0 pts $215


REGISTRATION/PLATE VIOLATIONS
AND INSURANCE VIOLATIONS

TYPE OF VIOLATION POINTS FINES/COSTS
Improper Plates 0 pts $150
No Registration on Person
Dismissed w/valid proof shown
at GPP Court w/in 14 Days
0 pts
 
 
$130
 
 
No Proof of Insurance
If valid proff shown at Court w/in
14 Days and Valid at Time of Stop
0 pts
Costs waivable by Judge
w/court Appearance
$150
$25
 
License Plate Violation, No Plates,
No Valid Plate
0 pts
 
$130
 


DISMISSABLE VIOLATIONS

Defective Equipment    0 pts    $100

Fine/costs waived if repaired equipment is inspected and ticket is signed by any Police Agency and presented to the GPP Court within 14 days of the issue date


MISCELLANEOUS VIOLATIONS

Walking in street when sidewalk provided $50
Minor in Possession of Tobacco Contact Court
Dog at Large 1st Offense
Dog at Large 2nd Offense
Dog at Large 3rd Offense
Dog at Large 4th Offense - Misdemeanor/Court Mandatory
$50
$100
$150
Contact Court
Dog No License 1st Offense
Dog No License 2nd Offense
Dog No License 3rd Offense
Dog No License 4th Offense - Misdemeanor/Court Mandatory
$50
$100
$150
Contact Court
Barking Dog 1st Offense
Barking Dog 2nd Offense
Barking Dog 3rd Offense
Barking Dog 4th Offense - Misdemeanor/Court Mandatory
$50
$100
$150
Contact Court
 


MISCELLANEOUS INFORMATION

Fines are doubled in construction zones where posted.

Grosse Pointe Park does not assign court dates on tickets that are issued.  You are required to contact the Court to schedule a court date.  If the charge is a misdemeanor, a court date may have been assigned.  Contact the Court at 313-822-3535 within 14 days of receiving the ticket to obtain that information.

If your violation does not appear above, please contact the court at 313-822-3535.

All parking tickets that are not paid within the 14 days will be assessed an additional $10.00.  All moving violations will be assessed an additional $35.00.

Any moving violation that remains unpaid will receive additional penalties and a suspension of your driver's license.After a 20% penalty is assessed 56 days after the ticket was issued, an Order to Show Cause will be entered.  If you fail to appear or respond then a bench warrant will be issued for Contempt of Court.