How Long Do Traffic Warrants Last?


Traffic warrants do not have a statute of limitations in most states. This means that the warrant is active for as long as you are alive. You can turn yourself in and rectify the situation rather than get arrested unexpectedly.
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Traffic warrants, which are actually warrants issued on the failure to appear in court for the original traffic ticket, do not ever go away. There is not a statute of limitations on a warrant for arrest. If you have an outstanding traffic warrant or failure to appear, you should contact an attorney to determine what your next step should be.
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