Criminal / Traffic

The following information is provided to inform persons who have received traffic citations or have been arrested on a criminal charge of their rights and responsibilities. It is recommended that you read this information before appearing in District Court.

Court Costs

If you plead guilty or are found guilty of an offense, the law requires you to pay court costs, which are in addition to a fine. The State Legislature increases Court costs periodically. As of January 1, 2013 these are the court costs.

2013 Court Costs

All Moving Traffic Violations
Booking Fee on Class a Misdemeanors (in Addition) $20
Criminal Offenses (No Warrant Served) $100
Criminal Offenses (Warrant Served) $150.00
Domestic Abuse Cases (in Addition)  $25
Driving While Intoxicated
Possession of Drugs or Paraphernalia (in Addition) $125
Springdale Jail Fee (in Addition, Springdale Cases Only)     
Washington County Jail Fee (in Addition)  $20.00