What is a misdemeanor of a criminal traffic charge?

A misdemeanor is any offense that is punishable under Florida laws, or that would be punishable if committed in Florida, by imprisonment in the local county jail. Misdemeanor charges include, but are not limited to:

  • Criminal Mischief
  • Passing Worthless Bank Checks
  • Petit Theft
  • Possession of Alcohol by a Minor
  • Possession of Marijuana
  • Prostitution
  • Resisting Arrest Without Violence
  • Simple/Domestic Battery

Criminal Traffic

Criminal Traffic charges include, but are not limited to:

  • Driving Under the Influence
  • Knowing Driving While License Privilege Is Under Suspension
  • Leaving the Scene of an Accident
  • Racing on the Highway
  • Reckless Driving

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1. What is a misdemeanor of a criminal traffic charge?
2. How do I request a continuance of my court date?
3. Who should I notify if my address changes?
4. What happens if I fail to appear for my court date?
5. How do I find information about my case or other misdemeanor cases?
6. What form of payment do you accept?
7. Who do I make the check or money order payable to?
8. Where can I pay my court fine/fees and costs?
9. How do I have a public defender appointed to my case?
10. May I file a document by fax?
11. May I file pleadings after office hours?
12. How do I get my bond money back now that my case has been disposed?
13. How do I withdraw my plea?