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If you have received a traffic ticket in Nassau County, Florida there are steps you must take within a short period of time to avoid going to court or getting points on your license.

Most first-time offense civil infractions such as speeding or running a red light can be handled outside of the court saving you time, money, and points on your driving record.

Review the back of your ticket to find out if your infraction qualifies and choose one of the options below before the deadline posted.

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Traffic Ticket Options for Nassau County

  1. Attend Online Traffic School
    1. Your auto insurance rates CANNOT go up and your policy CANNOT be cancelled unless you were at fault in a crash.*
    2. NO POINTS will be added to your driver's license record.*
    3. Your Safe Driver status is maintained if applicable.
  2. Pay the Civil Penalty on the Citation
    1. Your case will be satisfied upon payment
    2. The charge will be entered on your driving record as a conviction
    3. POINTS WILL BE ASSESSED as applicable
  3. Plead Not Guilty
    1. Judge may adjudicate you guilty
      1. Points may be assessed
      2. Fines can go as high as $1,000
    2. Judge may require you to attend traffic school
    3. Insurance rates may go up
    4. Policy may be cancelled

To start your traffic school course, choose a course format below. All courses cover the same material and take the same amount of time to complete.

Information About Nassau County Roadway Safety

Nassau County is the northernmost county on the Florida East Coast with its northern border on the St. Mary's River, the border between Florida and Georgia. The largest city is Yulee and the county seat is Fernandina Beach. Out of 67 Florida counties, Nassau County stands 38th in population and 42nd in terms of land area.

If you have received a ticket in Nassau County you are probably pretty angry and upset but consider this:

  • More than 51,000 vehicles per day travel through Nassau County on I-95 at the Florida-Georgia border.
  • The County is split by I-95. The portion of I-95 within Florida's border (based on the number of fatal crashes per mile) is considered to be the deadliest highway in the US.
  • Most of Nassau County is rural with mostly two lane country roads. The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA) has found that two-lane country roads are the most dangerous highways in America.
  • According to NHTSA, only 19% of the US population lives in rural areas but rural traffic fatalities accounted for 55% of the total fatalities in 2011
  • While the overall number of fatalities has gone down, the total number of crashes and injuries are on the rise in Nassau County.

Can you imagine what the traffic situation would be in Nassau County if the traffic rules weren't enforced?

Nassau County Crash Stats20112012Percent Change3-Year Avg.
Total Number of Motor Vehicle Crashes 421 633 +50.36% 563
Fatalities 12 11 -8.33% 15
Injuries 454 509 +12.11% 478
Alcohol Related 44 73 +65.91% 60
Alcohol Related Fatalities 6 4 -33.33% 5
Alcohol Related Injuries 23 29 +26.09% 25

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