Deferred Disposition

*NEW*  You may be able to request deferred disposition online!  Go to to see if your citation is eligible to be processed online.  To process deferred disposition online you must be able to pay your citation in full at the time of your request.

You do not qualify for deferred disposition if: 
  • you possess a commercial driver's license;
  • you were speeding 30 miles or more over the posted speed limit (or 15 miles or more over the speed limit if the offense was in a school zone);
  • your offense occurred in a construction zone with workers present;
  • your offense was passing an authorized emergency vehicle;
  • your offense was passing or meeting a school bus while loading or unloading children;
  • your offense involved an accident or injury;
  • your offense is exempted by statute from deferred disposition.
Additional Information
If you are 24 years of age or younger you will be required to complete a defensive driving course as a condition of deferred disposition.

Acceptable forms of payment are cash, money order, Visa, and Mastercard. Checks are not accepted.

If you were cited for No Valid Driver License or Driving While License Suspended/Invalid you must present proof in person that you remedied the defect at the time you make your request for deferred disposition. Deferred disposition will not be granted unless you present proof that the defect is remedied.

If you were cited for Fail to Maintain Financial Responsibility you must present proof in person that you have current proof of financial responsibility that must remain valid for the duration of your probation.

Offenses not eligible to be processed online include but are not limited to:
 - Alcohol offenses;
 - Tobacco offenses;
 - Driver's license offenses;
 - Fail to maintain financial responsibility;
 - Speeding greater than 25 miles over the posted limit;
 - Speeding in a school zone greater than 15 miles over the posted limit;
 - Any offense involving a defendant who was 16 years of age or younger at the time of the citation; 
 - Any offense you are not able to pay in full at the time of the request.

Contact the court at 817.410.3284 for more information including fine amount and eligibility. Please wait 3 business days after receiving your citation before contacting the Court.