State Court Criminal / Traffic Citations

State Court Criminal/Traffic Citations Division maintains all traffic citations and misdemeanor cases for Forsyth County.

All questions can be emailed to State Court Criminal & Traffic Citations. Text Us or call 770-781-2120 option # 3.

FAQ
  • Where do I make a payment for my Traffic Citation?

    Payments are accepted online. Pay Citation Online

    Due to server maintenance, our users will not be able to make online traffic citation payments on Friday, December 8th from 9pm to 11pm.

    Payments can also be paid at the Clerk's Office Monday - Friday between the hours of 8:30 am - 5:00 pm or by mail at Clerk of Court, 101 East Courthouse Square, Suite 1007, Cumming, GA 30040.

  • What types of payments do we accept?
    • Cash, Check (Checks made out to Forsyth County Clerk of Court. No starter checks allowed; checks must have name imprinted. Personal checks must be local-Georgia).
    • Visa, MasterCard & Discover (Convenience Fee is 4.5% + $.50)
  • Why can I not find my citation online?
    • Did you just receive your citation?
      • Your citation will not be viewable online until we receive your citation from the Sheriff's office. Check online 10 days prior to the court date on your citation.
    • Were you involved in an accident?
      • Citations that involve an accident, will not be approved to pay until the Solicitor's office reviews the citation. If the Solicitor's office approves payment for your citation, you will be able to view your citation online & pay at Pay Citation Online

        Due to server maintenance, our users will not be able to make online traffic citation payments on Friday, December 8th from 9pm to 11pm.

    • What number are you entering online?
      • Do not enter the Sheriff's office case number. In the pull down menu, search by citation number or defendant's name. Example:
    • Is the Defendant 16 years of age or younger?
      • Juvenile Court will handle the citation. Call 770-781-3099 with any questions.
    • If a citation is not approved to be paid by the Solicitor's office, you must appear in court on your court date (listed on the citation). If you are arrested, you MUST appear for court.