North Carolina: McDowell DA takes part in online traffic ticket service

The McDowell County District Attorney’s Office has joined the new statewide effort to reduce minor speeding tickets.

The new online service, found at, will allow those with speeding tickets of 15 mph or less over the speed limit to request the charge be reduced without a court appearance or an attorney.

“We are pleased to being offering this service,” said District Attorney Ted Bell. “Instead of missing work and wasting time having to sit in court, people can take care of these tickets on their computer at home.”