LEGAL GUIDE
Written by attorney John J. Radziewicz | Nov 8, 2011

Traffic Ticket Prices in New Orleans Traffic Court (Updated October 2011)

Careless Operation

$222

Driving Against Traffic

$202

Disregarding Traffic Signs

$132

Defective Equipment

$132

Failure to Obey Officer’s Signal

$202

Failure to Transfer Title

$202

Failure to Yield

$202

Flight from an Officer

$602

Following Too Closely

$202

Fraudulent Use of a Brake Tag

$602

Hit and Run

$602

Illegal Tint

$142

Impeding Traffic

$132

Improper Lane Usage

$152

Improper Start/Backing

$202

Improper Turn

$152

Expired License Plate

$142

No Baby Seat / No Child Restraints

$182

No Brake Tag

$182

No Driver’s License

$323

No / Illegal Driver’s License (Amended)

$602

No Driver’s License on Person

$182

No Insurance

$602

No Registration

$202

No Title

$202

Passing a Stopped School Bus

$232 (plus license suspension

Running a Red Light

$202

Reasonable Vigilance

$182

Reckless Operation of a Motor Vehicle (Criminal Misdemeanor)

$314.50

No Seat Belt

$25

No Seat Belt (person under 5 years old)

$152

Speeding:

1-9 MPH over limit

$137

10-14 MPH over limit

$237

15-20 MPH over limit

$262

21+ MPH over the limit

$362

Stop Sign

$202

Driving with License Suspended (DWLS)

$602

DWI No Test (Criminal Misdemeanor)

$184.50 (court cost only; fines vary)

DWI Test (Criminal Misdemeanor)

$259.50 (court cost only; fines vary)

Reckless Operation, DWI related (Criminal Misdemeanor)

$514.50

Vehicle License Required

$277

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