How to Beat a Shasta County Traffic Ticket

You can fight Shasta traffic tickets by getting them dismissed much easier than you may think. In Shasta, 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 Shasta courthouse or hiring an expensive Shasta 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 Shasta, 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 Shasta 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 Shasta traffic court.

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Common Traffic Tickets in Shasta 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 Shasta, 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 Shasta, give us a call or fill out our form to see how we can help!

About Shasta County

How to Beat a Shasta County Traffic Ticket

“Shasta” is the English derivative of the name of the Native American people once living in the area around what is now known as Mount Shasta. When the county was formed in 1850, Mount Shasta was included in the original territory lines, however, since 1852, the peak is now a part of Siskiyou County. Land from the original county’s territory was also given to Tehama County in 1856. While California’s popularity was first due to the promise of gold, in 1897 copper replaced gold as the number one mineral produced in Shasta County, a distinction it held until the 1950’s.

Today’s county lines are marked on the east, north, and west side by the mountains which allows Shasta County a total area of 3,847 square miles. With just under 180,000 people, a major portion of Shasta’s economy is based on service, retail, and local government services. In addition, agriculture is a continued part of the resource economy having evolved from traditional ranching to a more intensive nuts and viticulture seen today.

Shasta County is home to the world’s largest sundial, the Sundial Bridge, which has become to be known as the most costly and inaccurate time piece on earth. The $23 million Sundial Bridge tells time accurately only on June 21st (the summer solstice). The remaining days of the year, the sundial can only record the hours from 11am to 3pm as it casts too large of a shadow to read outside of those times.

Shasta County Traffic Courthouses

Shasta County Superior Court, Main Courthouse – 1500 Court Street, Redding, CA 96001

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