Looking for professional advice - reduced ticket

hnguyen1
Newbie
Newbie
Posts: 1
Joined: Mon Aug 02, 2010 12:36 pm
Location: Terrace Bay

Looking for professional advice - reduced ticket

by: hnguyen1 on
Mon Aug 02, 2010 12:59 pm

Hello,

Here's my situation:

I was driving along hwy 11/17. OPP was driving the other direction. He turned around, tailed me for a while, and I made sure I was driving 100km/hr. Finally, he pulled me over. He says he caught me driving 128km/hr over 90 km/hr down the hill "back there". I did not acknowledge that I was speeding. I gave him my driver's license and papers. I am registered as a Quebec driver.

He said he's not going to fine me for not having my papers updated. However, he gave me a reduced ticket saying "speeding 105 km/hr on 90km/hr zone". Fine $52.50.

Before he left, I went over to his vehicle to ask him how he caught me, and how his radar worked. He said he was not parked, that his radar on his dash board caught me when I drove passed him. There's also a machine at the back of the vehicle. I noticed a 127 digital red number on the machine. I thanked him and left.

Should I pay the fine? If so, why? What will be the consequences?
If not, why?


User avatar
Reflections
Moderator
Moderator
Posts: 1490
Joined: Fri Apr 11, 2008 2:49 pm
Location: somewhere in traffic

Moderator

by: Reflections on
Tue Aug 03, 2010 10:48 am

Should I pay the fine? If so, why? What will be the consequences?
If not, why?
Pay the fine or fight the charge it's up to you. Question is can you prove you were not going 127 in a 90. 15 over isn't that bad....again it's up to you.
http://www.OHTA.ca OR http://www.OntarioTrafficAct.com


Post Reply
  • Similar Topics

Return to “Exceeding the speed limit by 30 to 49 km/h”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 5 guests