SafeSpeed Violations

Safe SpeedThe fine for a Safespeed violation is contained within the Lafayette City-Parish Consolidated Government Code of Ordinances. Here is an insert from the code:

(b) Except as provided in (c) and (d) below, the Owner of a vehicle is liable for a civil penalty as shown in the following tables if the vehicle is traveling at a speed in miles per hour (mph) greater than the Speed Limit as shown in the following tables at a System Location. The following civil penalties shall apply to the Owner when captured by the System in accordance with the vehicles recorded speed and the corresponding Speed Limit of the roadway where the citation was issued:

School Zones ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​
Posted School Zone Speed Threshold Speed Recorded Vehicle Speed ​ ​Fine Amounts for Various Recorded Speeds in School Zones ​ ​ ​
​$25 ​$50 ​$100 ​$200 ​$300
25 ​0 ​Range
​26
thru
30
​31
thru
35
​36
thru
40
​41
thru
45
> 46
​30 ​0 ​Range
​31
thru
35
​36
thru
40
​41
thru
45
​46
thru
50
> 51
35 ​0 ​Range
​36
thru
40
​41
thru
45
​46
thru
50
​51
thru
55
> 61
​40 ​0 ​Range
​41
thru
45
​46
thru
50
​51
thru
55
​56
thru
60
> 61
45 ​0 ​Range
​46
thru
50
​51
thru
55
​56
thru
60
​61
thru
65
> 66

 

​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ Non-School Zones
Posted Speed Limit ​ ​Threshold Speed ​ ​Recorded Vehicle Speed ​
​​Fine Amounts for Various Recorded Speeds
in Non-School Zones
$25 ​$50 ​$100 ​$150
25​ ​6 ​Range
​31
thru
35
​36
thru
40
​41
thru
45
> 46
​30 ​6 ​Range
​36
thru
40
​41
thru
45
​46
thru
50
>51
35 ​8 ​Range
​43
thru
45
​46
thru
50
​51
thru
55
> 56
40 ​8 ​Range
​48
thru
50
​51
thru
55
​56
thru
60
> 61
45 ​10 ​Range ​n/a
​55
thru
60
​61
thru
65
> 66
50 ​10 ​Range ​n/a
​60
thru
65
​66
thru
70
> 71
55 ​10 ​Range ​n/a
​65
thru
70
​71
thru
75
> 76
60 ​10 ​Range ​n/a
​70
thru
75
​76
thru
80
> 81
65 ​10 ​Range ​n/a
​75
thru
80
​81
thru
85
> 86
​70 ​10 ​Range ​n/a
​80
thru
85
​86
thru
90
> 91