A citation is utilized by an authorized authority to cite a violator of a city ordinance or state statute into court. Citations are issued for traffic and non-traffic violations alike. Citations have a lot of information on them, and it may seem difficult to locate a specific item on them, such as date of violation or date to appear in court.
Use the Sample Citation link on the left to see what a citation looks like, and where to locate the information on that citation.
Please note: The information on this sample citation is similar but not identical to all citations. Please refer to an actual citation for specific ordinance and court appearance information.