Florida Traffic Ticket Report Card 2004
There were more than 4 million (4,418,401) traffic tickets issued in the State of Florida in 2004. That is an increase of 1 percent from 2003 when there were 4,361,619
City Police departments issued 44 percent of all tickets, followed by Florida Sheriffs that issued 34 percent and the Florida Highway Patrol that issued 20 percent.
The most common traffic violation was speeding, which accounted for 1,125,429 traffic tickets. Following is a summary of major traffic violations statewide.
- Speeding Tickets 1,125,429
- Running a Red Light 332,994
- Careless Driving 228,107
- Failure to Yield 161,459
- Running A Stop Sign 101,365
Traffic School Option
Only about 10 percent of the drivers that could have taken a traffic school course and avoid points on their drivers license actually took a class.
Summary of traffic tickets written in Florida Counties for 2004:
Below we will post traffic ticket information for each of the Florida counties
Hillsborough County Traffic Violations - 271,627
Volusia County Traffic Tickets - 278,430
Palm Beach Speeding Tickets - 360,952
Broward County Traffic Summons - 556,653
Miami Dade County Traffic Tickets - 740,641
Orlando Traffic Tickets - 138,815 Traffic Tickets