Traffic Ticket Options for Charlotte County
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Information About Charlotte County Roadway Safety
Charlotte County is located on the Southwest Florida Gulf Coast. It is a mixed suburban and rural county with a large percentage of retirees. According to the US Census, Charlotte County has the highest percentage of residents over the age of 65 of any county in America.
After receiving a traffic ticket in Charlotte County you are probably upset and frustrated but consider this:
- The majority of the county's more than 162,000 residents are densely packed into residential areas hugging the coast of Charlotte Harbor.
- While studies have found that today's older drivers are generally healthier, safer, and capable of driving much longer than previous generations, there are still issues when older drivers don't realize when it's time to give up the keys.
- The County is split by I-75. The portion of I-75 within Florida's border (based on the number of fatal crashes per mile) is considered to be the 15th deadliest highway in the US.
- The total number of crashes is on the increase in Charlotte County and the number of alcohol related incidents is also rising.
Can you imagine how much worse the driving situation would be like in Charlotte County if the traffic rules weren't enforced?
|Charlotte County Crash Stats||2011||2012||Percent Change||3-Year Avg.|
|Total Number of Motor Vehicle Crashes||1,314||1,443||+9.82%||1,455|
|Alcohol Related Fatalities||5||5||0.00%||5|
|Alcohol Related Injuries||48||54||+12.50%||54|
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