Bay County, Florida is located in the Florida Panhandle. A popular Spring Break retreat, Bay county is home to the cities of Callaway, Cedar Grove, Lynn Haven, Mexico Beach, Panama City, Panama City Beach, Parker, and unicorporated Bay County. According to recent population studies, Bay County has a population of almost 175,000 people. The major employer, aside from the county government, is the Tyndall Air Force Base. Aside from its sandy white beaches, Bay County also has proactive police agencies. The Bay County Sheriffs Office, along with the municipal police agencies, are responsible for issuing almost 25,000 infraction citations per year. A majority of these citations are for unlawful speed. Aside from speeding tickets, the police in Bay County issued almost 3,000 citations for careless driving and running a red light.
All law enforcement agencies in the county have zero tolerance on DUI drivers. Almost 1,000 people are arrested annually for DUI. Most of these arrests were conducted by the local law enforcement officers. Almost 5,000 of the 8,000 criminal citations written were for driver license issues. This is consistent with earlier statistics that show almost 1/3 of all drivers are under some sort of suspension or revocation. CLICK HERE to obtain more information on driving while license suspended and habitual traffic offenders.
If you would like to speak with a lawyer regarding your Bay County Florida traffic ticket or criminal violation please call the office at 1-800-FIGHT-IT or send us a message and someone will get right back to you.
We cover cases for people cited in Callaway, Cedar Grove, Lynn Haven, Mexico Beach, Panama City, Panama City Beach, Parker, Springfield, Hiland Park, Laguna Beach, Lower Grand Lagoon, Pretty Bayou, Tyndall Airforce Base, Upper Grand Lagoon, Bayou George, Fountain, Santa Monica, Southport, Sunnyside, Vicksburg, and Youngstown.