Traffic and misdemeanor first
appearances are held Monday thru Friday at 9 a.m. and 1:30
p.m. in Courtroom 6C.
Traffic and misdemeanor trial call
is held every Monday at 9 a.m. in Courtroom 5C.
Traffic and misdemeanor time-to-pay
call is held every Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. in Courtroom 5C.
DUI Statutory Summary Suspension
Hearings are held every Friday at 1:30 p.m..
Traffic Division processes an
average of 50,000 cases every year. State, municipal and
county police agencies deposit all traffic, DUI, and
conservation citations in Sangamon County with the Traffic
Division. Traffic Division clerks enter cases and pleadings
into an electronic case management system, dispose cases
with the order of the court, and report these dispositions
AOIC and the
Illinois Secretary of State. The
Traffic Division also accepts payments for traffic fines
pre- or post-plea in room 405 of the Sangamon County
Building. Accepted forms of payment are cash, credit or
debit cards, cashierís checks, and money orders.
Personal checks are accepted from Sangamon County
Payment for traffic fines can be
mailed as well, along with a completed appearance plea of
guilty in addition to the payment.
you can plead guilty only by mail.
The appearance plea of guilty and waiver can be found at the
link below. Payments
can also be made electronically below.
Appearance Plea of guilty and Waiver
Pay your Traffic Fine over
Electronic Payments must be made at least
three (3) days prior to your first court date.
In some cases, it may take up to 21 days for the law enforcement
issued the citation to forward it to this office for processing.
If you find that your citation is not available,
please try us again in a few days.
could be causing a hold or suspension of your driving
privileges, please phone the Secretary of State 217-785-8619 You will need to give them your drivers license
number. The Circuit Clerk's office requires the citation
numbers to clear your license.
Illinois Supreme Court
Illinois Secretary of
State Driverís Services
Driverís License Information
Illinois Vehicle Code
Online Traffic Safety
(for non-Sangamon county residents only)