WOODSTOCK, ALABAMA - A TOWN FOR EVERYONE

MUNICIPAL COURT

Paying Fines


 If you have been charged with one of the offenses listed below and would like to plead guilty and pay the fine and court costs with having to appear in court, you may sign the citation and mail the citation along with the full amount to the address indicated. If your charge is not listed below and/or you wish to plead NOT GUILTY, you must appear at the indicated date, time and place listed on your citation.

Forms of Payment

 •    Cash

 •    Cashier’s check

 •    Money order

 •    Pay Online

 

No Personal Checks Accepted

COURT APPEARANCE REQUIRED CITATION

If your citation requires a court appearance, you must appear in court on the court date listed on the citation. You will appear before the municipal prosecutor and the municipal judge and enter a plea on the charge. If you plead guilty, the judge will determine your fine amount and you will be able to pay the fine at that time. If you plead not guilty, your will be for Trial either that day or continued to the next court date.
If you do not know whether or not your citation required a court appearance, you may contact the Woodstock Municipal court or you may check the fine schedule. If you do not see your citation listed on the fine schedule, please contact the court office at 205-938-9790.

 PAYMENTS SCHEDULES ARE AVAILABLE, if you need to placed on a payment schedule that requires a court appearance.

 

Traffic Offenses That Require A Court Appearance

Violations

Driving While License Suspended/Revoked/Cancelled

Up to $500.00 fine plus $240.00 court cost

Violations

SPEEDING
(LESS THAN 25 MPH OVER POSTED SPEED LIMIT)                          $207.00
(25 MPH OR MORE OVER POSTED SPEED LIMIT).                            $227.00
DRIVING ON WRONG SIDE OF ROAD                                                 $217.00
FAILURE TO DIM HEADLIGHTS                                                            $207.00
FAILURE TO STOP AT RAILROAD CROSSING                                     $207.00
FAILURE TO USE CHILD RESTRAINT                                                   $257.00
FAILURE TO WEAR SEAT BELT                                                             $   41.00
FAILURE TO YIELD TO RIGHT-OF-WAY                                               $207.00
FOLLOWING TO CLOSELY                                                                    $207.00
IMPROPER BACKING/BRAKES                                                             $207.00
IMPROPER LIGHTS                                                                                $207.00
IMPROPER MUFFLER                                                                            $207.00
IMPROPER OR NO REARVIEW MIRROR                                             $207.00
IMPROPER PASSING                                                                             $207.00
IMPROPER SIGNAL/NO TURN SIGNAL                                              $207.00
IMPROPER TAG/NO TAG                                                                     $207.00
IMPROPER TIRES/TURN                                                                      $207.00
IMPROPER TIRES/TURN                                                                      $207.00
IMPROPER WINDOWS TINTING                                                         $207.00
NO HELMET (MOTORCYCLE)                                                              $207.00
OPERATING VEHICLE WITHOUT A DRIVER LICENSE                       $337.00
RUNNING STOP SIGN                                                                          $227.00
RUNNING RED LIGHT                                                                          $287.00
STOPPING ON HIGHWAY                                                                    $227.00

If you do not appear in court on your assigned court date nor if payment does not reach the clerk’s office by your court date, your driver’s license may be suspended and a warrant may be issued for your arrest. Additional costs will be incurred to you.

       

 Court is the second Tuesday of each month at 1:30.   


Town Attorney: Boozer Downs
Court Clerk: Dorinda Smith
 Mailing Address:
28513 Hwy 5 Woodstock, AL 35188
 
 
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