Excessive Speed is a misdemeanor criminal offense in Vermont.
Excessive Speed may be charged as a crime if an individual is driving more than thirty miles over the legal limit. Sometimes Vermont police will issue both a criminal excessive speed charge and a civil ticket for the same offense.
At Burke Law we have extensive experience in defending excessive speed charges. The attorneys at Burke Law will explain the possible penalties and potential collateral consequences associated with a conviction of excessive speed. After we work together to define your goals we can implement a defense strategy designed to get you the best possible outcome for your excessive speed case.
The Vermont Excessive Speed statute including potential penalties can be found here.
Vermont Traffic Offenses: What You Should Know About Excessive Speed and Similar Crimes