How to Beat a Calaveras County Traffic Ticket

You can fight Calaveras traffic tickets by getting them dismissed much easier than you may think. In Calaveras, California, drivers are allowed to contest a traffic ticket using a Trial by Written Declaration. This is best way to fight a traffic ticket without going to an Calaveras courthouse or hiring an expensive Calaveras traffic ticket lawyer. We have found this to be the best way to contest a California traffic ticket, period.

This option is available to every driver who receives a traffic ticket in Calaveras, California. In fact, if you turn over your traffic ticket you will see that a Trial by Written Declaration is listed right on the back of your ticket as one way to fight it. This process has been around since 1978 to avoid having to pay traffic ticket fines.

TicketBust has been helping California drivers prepare Trial by Written Declaration’s for over 14 years. In fact, tens of thousands of vehicle tickets in California have been contested using our system. We are the original traffic ticket fighter and the TicketBust system has been developed specifically to prepare all your documents properly based on how you answer a few questions. This way you can fight your ticket, knowing you have maximized your chances of having the court dismiss your Calaveras County traffic ticket.

When you contest a ticket using a Trial by Written Declaration not only don’t you need to go to court, but you don’t even need to take traffic school if the ticket is dismissed. If the ticket is dismissed, no point will appear on your driving record and the bail will be refunded to you in full. If the ticket is not dismissed and you are eligible for traffic school, then you should still be eligible after a Trial by Written Declaration.

TicketBust service will prepare your full defense package for you, which includes your Trial by Written Declaration and all the defense documents required by Calaveras traffic court.

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Common Traffic Tickets in Calaveras County

California Violation Code 22406 – Exceeding 55 mph commercial truck driver speed or speed while towing.

You may be surprised to know that commercial truck drivers include a much larger group than just “big rigs”.  The list includes: a motortruck or truck tractor with 3+ axles or that is towing another vehicle, a passenger vehicle, school bus, farm labor vehicle with passengers, any vehicle transporting explosives, or a trailer bus.

California Violation Code 21453(a) – Passing limit line on red light.

Did you know that you aren’t allowed to pass the white limit line when you are stopped at an intersection? From our experience, this can be a common ticket issued in the county of Calaveras, so be on the lookout and stay behind that solid white line.

California Violation Code 21655.5 – Driving solo in a carpool lane.

It’s likely no surprise that if you are in a HOV lane that requires 2 or more people in it, by yourself, you’re going to get a ticket. That’s pretty self-explanatory.

If you find yourself having received a traffic ticket in Calaveras, give us a call or fill out our form to see how we can help!

About Calaveras County

How to Beat a Calveras County Traffic Ticket

Calaveras County is named after the Spanish word Calaveras or  “skulls” and is reportedly named for the remains of Native Americans discovered by the Spanish explorer Captain Cabriel Moraga during his 1806-1808 expeditions. Gold prospecting brought large numbers to the area including brothers Henry and George Angel who established the Angels Trading Post, later shortened to Angels Camp. Today that same area is the city of Angels Camp, which is the only incorporated city located within the County. Calaveras County was one of the original counties of the state of California, created in 1850 as the state was admitted to the Union.

The total area of the county is approximately 1,037 square miles, expanding over rolling hills, creeks, reservoirs, and a number of caverns. The area is also home to the Calaveras Big Trees State Park, a preserve of Giant Sequoia trees and a major tourist attraction since 1852. Calaveras County maintains a population of roughly 45,000 people and is known for its friendly businesses and residents.

Calaveras County made an appearance in Mark Twain’s The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County. Each year the county hosts an annual fair and Jumping Frog Jubilee in Angels Camp, California, featuring a frog-jumping contest to celebrate its association with the story. Winners of the frog jumping contest receive a brass plaque in the Frog Hop of Fame in historic Main Street, along with an impressive trophy and cash prize.

Calaveras County Traffic Courthouses

Calaveras Superior Court – 400 Government Center Drive, San Andreas, CA 95249-9794