There are strict laws that drivers must obey when it comes to speed limits in Mesa, Arizona. Most roads and streets have posted speed limit markers. If a driver fails to obey the speed limit laws, they may be subject to a traffic infraction. If you have been arrested for criminal speeding in Mesa, Arizona. Call Rosenstein Law Group right away. The Mesa criminal speeding defense attorneys at Rosenstein Law Group can assist you in fighting the charges that you face.
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There are two ways to be charged with criminal speeding in Mesa, Arizona. Under A.R.S § 28-701.02(A), these include:
Speed restrictions are listed in ARS sections 28-701 and 28-710. Those include information on the reasonable and prudent speed limits within the state as well as the maximum speeds allowed in different areas.
In ARS 28-121, you will find the penalties for speeding. In ARS 28-3306 and AZ Admin Code R17-4-404, you’ll also be able to learn more about the revocation or suspensions possible under the state’s point system.
If you speed over the limit, you first face fines. Basic speeding fines are a maximum of $250 per speeding ticket. For excessive speeding, you’ll face a Class 3 misdemeanor and face up to $500 in fines along with 30 days in jail.
If you had to speed for a good reason, then you may be able to defend yourself. Similarly, if you face speeding penalties as a result of a mechanical failure, you may be able to defend yourself against the penalties.
Some possible defenses could include:
It is helpful to work with a Mesa defense attorney when you’re facing a traffic ticket or harsh excessive speeding penalties. They work for you and are on your side to help defend you against unfair allegations, so you can fight to protect your best interests.
If you are facing speeding charges in Mesa, Arizona the attorneys at Rosenstein Law Group are here to help. Contact us today to speak with one of our Mesa defense attorneys, who will discuss your case with you. Call 480-248-7666.