Motorists who break the law in Barrington should prepare to pay a hefty bail amount.
If you get pulled over for a traffic violation in Barrington, be prepared to pay up. Bail amounts across the state of Illinois increased significantly this month. The price for a common traffic ticket is now $120, up from $75. Drivers who are pulled over for more significant offenses will have to pay more. Motorists speeding between 20 and 30 miles per hour above the limit will pay a $140 bail, also up from $75. The bond for drivers caught without a valid license has been bumped up from $1,000 to $1,500. If you do get a ticket, most people can usually post bail with a valid driver's license or approved bail bond card. To avoid the fees, be mindful of the Illinois Rules of the Road, and always carry your license with you.