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Schedule of Points Values

The following values will be assigned to moving traffic violations or contributing to the occurrence of accidents:


Moving Traffic Violations
Violation
Points
Tickets and Court Abstractions where speed not indicated on source documents
3
Speeding 1 through 5 mph in excess of speed zone
1
Speeding 6 through 15 mph in excess of speed zone
3
Speeding 16 through 25 mph in excess of speed zone
4
Speeding 26 through 35 mph in excess of speed zone
5
Speeding 36 through 45 mph in excess of speed zone
6
Speeding 46 mph and above in excess of speed zone
8
Reckless Driving
6
Signs and control devices - Failing to obey traffic instructions
4
Improper passing - passing where prohibited
4
Wrong way, side or direction
4
Following improperly
3
Failing to yield the right-of-way
4
Making improper turn
3
Violation of driver license or certificate restrictions
6
Reckless endangerment by vehicle, misdemeanor
8
Miscellaneous traffic violations failing to maintain control, improper control, etc., or any offense involving the operation of a motor vehicle not herein specified
3
Leaving the scene of an accident (property damage only)
5
Failure to report an accident (property damage only)
4
Failure to yield to emergency vehicles
6
Failure to stop at railroad crossing
6

 

Speeding in Construction Zone (Non-Commercial Vehicles)
Violation
Points
Tickets and court abstracts where speed not indicated
4
Speeding 1 through 5 mph in excess of posted speed
2
Speeding 6 through 15 mph in excess of posted speed
4
Speeding 16 through 25 mph in excess of posted speed
5
Speeding 26 through 35 mph in excess of posted speed
6
Speeding 36 mph and above in excess of posted speed
8

 

Contributing to Occurrence of Accidents
Violation
Points
Contributing to an accident involving property damage
3
Contributing to an accident resulting in bodily injury
4
Contributing to an accident resulting in another's death
8

 

Other Violations
Violation
Points
Driving while license canceled
8
Fleeing Law Enforcement Officer (misdemeanor)
8
Child Endangerment (misdemeanor)
8

 

Moving Traffic Violations (Commercial Vehicles)
Violation
Points
Speeding in a commercial vehicle, speed not indicated
4
Speeding in a commercial vehicle, 1 through 5 mph in excess of posted speed zone
2
Speeding in a commercial vehicle, 6 through 14 mph in excess of posted speed zone
4
Speeding in a commercial vehicle, 15 through 25 mph in excess of posted speed zone , excessive speeding
5
Speeding in a commercial vehicle, 26 through 35 mph in excess of posted speed zone, excessive speeding
6
Speeding in a commercial vehicle, 36 through 45 mph in excess of posted speed zone, excessive speeding
7
Speeding in a commercial vehicle, 46 mph and above in excess of posted speed zone, excessive speeding
8
Excessive speeding (15 mph or more above posted speed limit in a commercial vehicle), speed not indicated on court document, but on citation
6
Reckless driving
7
Improper passing
4
Improper or erratic lane change
5
Following improperly
4
Careless or negligent driving
5
Failure to obey traffic instructions
4
Wrong way, side or direction
4
Failure to yield right of way
4
Making improper turn
4
Failure to signal direction
3
Passing stopped school, church, or youth bus taking on or discharging passengers
6
Following emergency vehicle unlawfully
3
Speed less than posted minimum
4
Miscellaneous traffic violations
3
Failure to yield to emergency vehicles
6
Failure to stop at a railroad crossing
8

 

Construction Zone/Hauling Hazardous Materials
(Commercial Vehicles)
Violation
Points
Speeding in a commercial vehicle, speed not indicated
5
Speeding in a commercial vehicle, 1 through 5 mph in excess of posted speed zone
3
Speeding in a commercial vehicle, 6 through 14 mph in excess of posted speed zone
5
Speeding in a commercial vehicle, 15 through 25 mph in excess of posted speed zone, excessive speeding
6
Speeding in a commercial vehicle, 26 through 35 mph in excess of posted speed zone, excessive speeding
7
Speeding in a commercial vehicle, 36 through 45 mph in excess of posted speed zone, excessive speeding
8
Speeding in a commercial vehicle, 46 mph and above in excess of posted speed zone, excessive speeding
9
Excessive speeding (15 mph or more above posted speed limit in a commercial vehicle), speed not indicated on court document, but on citation
7
Reckless driving
8
Improper passing
5
Improper or erratic lane change
6
Following improperly
5
Careless or negligent driving
6
Failure to obey traffic instructions
5
Wrong way, side or direction
5
Failure to yield right of way
5
Making improper turn
5
Failure to signal direction
4
Passing stopped school, church, or youth bus taking on or discharging passengers
8
Following emergency vehicle unlawfully
3
Speed less than posted minimum
5
Miscellaneous traffic violations
4