Uber and Lyft Drivers Beware of Sting Operation (PUC code 3.01 and 5411)

Uber and Lyft Drivers Beware of Sting Operation (PUC code 3.01 and 5411) Many people make extra money or even a full-time living through Uber and Lyft, but currently, the Department of Transportation is cracking down on these individuals to ensure that they are obeying the law. There are licensing requirements as well  →

California Traffic Ticket Amnesty Process

California Traffic Ticket Amnesty Process Everyone would appreciate a little amnesty from time to time. Fortunately, today’s California drivers have the option to receive it through the amnesty program. The definition of the word “amnesty” is a pardon or forgiveness of something that a person  →

Tickets for Driving without a Valid California License Vehicle Code 12500

Tickets for Driving without a Valid California License Vehicle Code 12500 Driving without a valid license is an offense for drivers under the penal code 12500 in the state of California. A driver can receive a charge if he or she gets behind the wheel and drives in California without ever  →

Driving Abroad: Keeping Your Record Clean on International Roads

Driving Abroad: Keeping Your Record Clean on International Roads “When in Rome, do as the Romans do,” is not just good advice on basic etiquette for travelers in general, it’s sometimes essential for staying out of trouble when driving on foreign lands. Learning the local laws and customs when  →

Preventing Zombie Traffic Tickets

Preventing Zombie Traffic Tickets Zombie traffic tickets are a real and present issue in the current justice system. It’s important that you fully arm yourself with the knowledge necessary to not only fight a zombie traffic ticket but to prevent them from happening in  →

Technology to Avoid Getting Speeding Tickets

Technology to Avoid Getting Speeding Tickets The automobile industry integrates the latest tech into their vehicles to enhance safety. Technology seems to have something to contribute to every facet of life. With the radar detection equipment to come out of the 90’s, it even began to  →

Steps to Avoid Getting Parking Tickets

Steps to Avoid Getting Parking Tickets Parking can be a frustrating experience, especially in a city. People have to sometimes circle nearby roads for hours, hoping against hope that a single spot will open. Finally, they encounter an open meter and park there. But after an  →

Are Speed Traps Legal

Are Speed Traps Legal When it comes to common ways in which law enforcement interacts with private citizens, traffic stops would top the list. Among the top reasons for police officers stopping drivers is exceeding the legal speed limit. As it pertains to speeding,  →

Pros and Cons of Challenging a Traffic Camera Ticket

Pros and Cons of Challenging a Traffic Camera Ticket There are a few drivers who have had the experience of finding a traffic ticket in the mail. This can be rather disconcerting, given many of those drivers may or may not even remember the incident that gave rise to  →

6 Ways To Defend Yourself In Traffic Court

6 Ways To Defend Yourself In Traffic Court Getting a traffic ticket rates somewhere between nuisance and stressful for most people. The idea of going to court to defend against a traffic ticket is almost never considered as a realistic option because most people believe they can’t navigate  →