The Prince George County law enforcement community strictly enforces the speed limit in its county. Interstates 95 and 295, and Route 460 are three major highways that run through Prince George County Virginia. This combination makes the Prince George VA Speeding Ticket a very common type of traffic offense. Some people don’t think they need a Prince George County VA Speeding Ticket Lawyer to assist them with their speeding ticket. However, a skilled local attorney can typically increase your chances of successfully dealing with your speeding ticket. Our a Prince George County Speeding Ticket Attorneys will ensure that your rights are protected, that you are not intimidated in the courtroom and that you increase your chances of securing a better result than you would be able to obtain for yourself, with fewer points, a lower fine and less hassle. We examine and analyze each case and use proven strategies to best defend each client. A Speeding Ticket conviction can negatively affect you in many ways as follows:
DMV demerit points (3, 4 or 6 points depending on speed)
Speeding Ticket Defense Attorneys Prince George County VA
Riley & Wells Attorneys-At-Law is an established local law firm that dedicates part of its Prince George County law practice to defending speed related cases. Our attorneys have collected over 45 years of combined traffic law experience and are routinely recognized by the legal community for excellence in legal ability and the highest of ethical standards. We are the Prince George VA Speeding Ticket Lawyers that clients who are serious about their driving want representing them. We examine every case in detail and strive to secure our clients the best possible outcome under the law.
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A Prince George Virginia Speeding Ticket may be charged as follows:
46.2-872 Maximum Speed Limits for Vehicles Under Special Permits
46.2-873 Speeding in a School Zone or at a School Crossing
46.2-873.1 Maximum Speed Limit on Nonsurface Treated Highways
46.2-873.2 Maximum Speed Limit on Rural Rustic Roads
46.2-874 Speeding in a Business or Residential District
46.2-875 Maximum Speed Limit on Certain Other Highways
46.2-877 Minimum Speed Limits (Impeding the Flow of Traffic)
46.2-878 Authority to Change Speed Limits
46.2-878.1 Speeding in a Highway Work Zone
46.2-878.2 Maximum Speed Limits in Certain Residential Districts
46.2-881 Speeding on Bridges, Tunnels and Interstates
46.2-947 Speeding Within Highway Safety Corridor
Prince George VA Reckless Driving Speeding Ticket Attorneys
Prince George Reckless Driving Speeding Ticket
The most serious type of speeding ticket in Prince George County VA is the Reckless Driving Speeding Ticket. Virginia law states that a person shall be guilty of reckless driving for driving a motor vehicle at a speed of 20 miles per hour or more above the speed limit OR in excess of 80 miles per hour regardless of the speed limit pursuant to Va. Code 46.2-862. It can be hard to believe, especially for licensed driver’s from other states, but a motorist can be convicted of a class 1 misdemeanor offense for reckless driving if the speed evidence is 81 miles per hour in a 70 mph speed zone in Prince George VA. That’s right! The same category of offense as DUI, Possession of Marijuana, Petty Larceny and Simple Assault & Battery to name a few. Travelling 11 miles over the speed limit can result in a permanent misdemeanor conviction on your record. This is the most frequently enforced reckless driving provision of the Virginia law and is frequently enforced by Virginia State Troopers & Prince George County Police patrolling Interstates 95 & 295, as well as throughout Prince George County. We defend this type of speeding ticket in the Prince George County VA courts every week and know how to best protect our clients. The facts of each case can vary, but we have the knowledge and expertise to select the best defenses and arguments for your particular circumstances.
Traffic Court Representation for Prince George VA Speeding Cases
The Virginia State Troopers & Prince George Police who issue speeding tickets in Prince George VA usually calculate your speed accurately and can often prove their case at trial. Accordingly, we often find it in the best interests of our clients to take a different approach to successfully resolve cases. However, that is possible where evidence of extremely high speeds, bad driving histories or other aggravating factors exist. In those situations, you will need an accomplished Prince George VA Speeding Ticket Lawyer to fight your speeding ticket and challenge the evidence against you. We have a clear understanding of Virginia speeding laws, traffic court procedures, procedural and technical defenses, and law enforcement methods of detecting speed such as: RADAR, LIDAR, VASCAR, Aerial Speed Measurement, and use of a police vehicle with a calibrated speedometer.