What is 'Arraignment'?
When a complaint or traffic citation is issued, the person charged is given an arraignment date to appear in court. That person, known, as the “defendant,” has the right to have the complaint or citation read to him/her prior to entering a plea. The defendant may enter one of three pleas: guilty, no contest, or not guilty. The Judge will not hear evidence about the case at an arraignment if the defendant enters a not guilty plea. The defendant will have the opportunity to present evidence at the trial.

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1. Will I have to pay court costs even if I don’t go to court?
2. Does your court offer community service if I don’t have the money to pay my fine?
3. How soon will I get my Driver’s License reinstated after I pay my fines?
4. What Plea Options Are Available?
5. How may I appeal my verdict?
6. How do I pay for a fine or fee?
7. Payment Methods?
8. What is 'Arraignment'?
9. Is there a way to pay for a citation without appearing in court?
10. What should I do if I have a warrant?
11. Is there a drop box for payments?
12. What is the Court Attire and Etiquette?
13. Is my Driver's License Valid?