Traffic Citations

All traffic citations are processed through the Winnebago County Circuit Clerks office at the Courthouse in Rockford. The address is 400 West State St., Room 108, Rockford, IL 61101. You must go to the courthouse BEFORE your return date on the citation, but at least 5 days from the date of issuance. The courthouse accepts cash, money order, VISA, MasterCard.   To plead Not-Guilty and ask for a trial, please follow the instructions on the back of your citation, or call the Circuit Clerks Office, 815-987-3038