Pursuant to Michigan Court Rule 1.110, all payments of fines, costs, restitution and cost recovery are due at time of sentencing.
Payment of Fines and Costs may be made by:
- Money order*
- Visa, MasterCard or Discover
*If sending a check or money order, make payable to 52/3 District Court.
Credit Card Payments: Payment may be made in person or online using Visa, MasterCard or Discover. An Enhanced Access Fee (fee varies depending on amount of payment; a $2.50 minimum is charged) will be added to your payment, in person or online.
Online payments may be made for the following:
For CIVIL INFRACTIONS only:
- CIVIL INFRACTION Tickets/Cases
(for civil infraction tickets with
a scheduled fine or tickets/cases
with an assessment after an
informal or formal hearing)
For MISDEMEANORS only:
- MISDEMEANOR Tickets/Cases
(for tickets/cases where a plea
of guilty has been filed or a
finding of guilt has been rendered)
Payments of Restitution:
Payment for restitution must be made in cash, certified check or cashier's check. Personal checks, money orders and credit cards will not be accepted.
Payment of Bond:
Payment of bond must be in cash, certified check or cashier's check. If you are posting a 10% bond, only 90% of the amount you post can be used towards fines and costs or returned to you. The Court keeps 10% of the amount posted.