Casselberry Traffic School Online
Casselberry Auto Accident and Moving Violation Information
Casselberry is located in Seminole County near Orlando, Florida. The city has a population of about 26,700 residents. However, it's a part of the Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford Metro area, which has a population closer to 2.2 million residents.
Along with the large population of the metro area, Casselberry and the surrounding area see more than 50 million visitors every year. Its close proximity to Orlando makes Casselberry one of the areas receiving some of the spill over from the Orlando tourist market.
When a law enforcement official issues you a traffic violation in Casselberry, you may not be very happy about it. However, before you get too upset, consider these statistics:
- Casselberry is found just to the north of Orlando, which is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the entire world.
- The metro area attracts more than 50 million tourists every year and they bring their own unique driving style, along with an unfamiliarity of the area.
- Highway 17-92 and Highway 436 intersect in Casselberry as the two main roads.
- The intersection of 17-92 and 436 is known as a very dangerous intersection.
- Casselberry is found close to Interstate 4, which runs through the Orlando Metro area.
- The Florida stretch of I-4 is known as the 3rd deadliest highway in the United States when it comes to fatalities per mile.
- Traffic accidents and fatalities are on the rise in both Casselberry and the Orlando area.
Can you imagine how much worse the traffic accident statistics would be if law enforcement agencies didn't monitor the roads in Casselberry?
|Seminole County Crash Stats||2011||2012||Percent Change||3-Year Avg.|
|Total Number of Motor Vehicle Crashes||3,190||4,302||+34.86%||3,418|
|Alcohol Related Fatalities||18||8||-55.56%||13|
|Alcohol Related Injuries||102||89||-12.75%||107|
Seminole County Traffic Violation Statistics
More than 45,000 traffic tickets were issued throughout Seminole County, Florida in 2015. Out of all the tickets issued, over 12,000 were for speeding, while another 6,600 were for careless driving. Only 13% of all the traffic tickets issued were dismissed, which means getting your ticket dismissed isn't likely.
Losing your Casselberry Driver's License
You may not be aware of how little it takes to have your Casselberry driver's license suspended. It only takes a few traffic violations and the state will revoke your driving privileges for 30 to 365 days. Just a few speeding tickets and you will be stuck finding someone else to drive you around or taking a cab everywhere.
Points for traffic tickets include:
- Speeding - 3 to 6 points
- Disobeying a Traffic Signal - 4 points
- Driving past Curfew - 3 points
- Passing a School Bus when it's Stopped - 4 points
- Fleeing the scene of an accident - 6 points
- Other moving violations - 3 to 4 points
All it takes for a 30-day license suspension is 12 points in a one-year period. If you receive 18 points over 18 months, you will lose your license for 90 days and 24 points in three years will give you an entire year without a license.
Basic Driver Improvement Course in Casselberry
You do have the option to take a basic driver improvement course to avoid points going on your license. This option allows you to keep your insurance rates from going up, too.
You will need to plead guilty or no contest to your traffic ticket and pay the fine with the clerk of the court. Make sure to inform the clerk of the court of your desire to attend traffic school in Casselberry. Then, you can enroll in traffic school online, take the course, pass the test and receive a certificate of completion. You return your certificate to the clerk of the court and the points from your ticket will not go on your driver's license.
The best way to avoid having your Casselberry driver's license suspended is to obey the traffic laws. However, if you do get a traffic ticket, online traffic school will help you keep the points off your license.
Traffic School Eligibility
In Casselberry, Florida, you are allowed to use online traffic school to eliminate points on your license once every 12 months. The maximum number of times you can attend traffic school is five in your lifetime. If you haven't used this option to eliminate points from a ticket in the past 12 months and you haven't taken the course five times, you're eligible for traffic school online. You can check you eligibility with the clerk of the court.
Seminole County Clerk of the Court
Any traffic ticket issued by any branch of law enforcement in Casselberry is handled by the Seminole County Clerk of the Court. This is where you will pay the ticket and get any information you need. Make sure you let the clerk of the court know you plan to attend traffic school when you pay the ticket. Find out more about the Seminole County Clerk of the Court by visiting the website.