FAQ’S FOR SAFE DRIVERS
What is the deferral program?
The Safe Driver Deferral program is an agreement between yourself and the
Marion County Prosecutor’s Office to withhold prosecution of this ticket,
provided you agree to an online contract.
Is there a class for the Deferral Program?
There is no class for this program. This is a preventive measure to avoid
points being placed against your license, should you agree to and comply with
the terms of the contract.
Can I take the Deferral program if I live out of state?
A: Yes. The
fact that the Agreement is listed online enables all persons who qualify, to
participate in the program whether or not they reside in the state of Indiana
or Marion County.
Q: Why does the Safe Driver Deferral program
cost more than paying the ticket?
A: The Deferral program, if completed
successfully, results in a dismissal of your ticket. If you pay the ticket it ends up in a
judgment that may appear on your driving record and may cause an increase in
your insurance premiums. Therefore, in
the long term, the deferral program may end up saving you money.