PARKING CITATION REVIEW - FIRST LEVEL (40215(a) CVC)

In order to comply with the CA Vehicle Code (42015 PC), it is the policy of the District Police Department to review the circumstances surrounding the issuance of a parking citation upon the request of the person to whom the citation was issued.  

This level of appeal (First Level) does not require you to pay the citation. The person receiving the citation will be notified of the results of the appeal via the e-mail provided on the appeal.

You have 21 days from the issuance date of the ticket to file the on-line appeal.

You may submit your appeal using the option given to you on the e-mail notification that will be sent to you when you receive your citation or as described on the back of the citation.

                                                                Or

You may go the website given below to appeal your citation:

              https://www.parkingticketpayment.com/cos

The citation must be paid within 21 days of the notification of the appeal results to avoid penalty.

 

FORMAL APPEAL / SECOND LEVEL (40215(b) CVC)

If your first level review is denied and you are found liable for the citation, you may appeal this decision to the designated Hearing Examiner. This written appeal must be submitted within 21 days of the completion of the First Level appeal.  Once the written appeal is submitted, a hearing will be scheduled.

California Law requires you to pay the fine prior to Second Level review.  In the event you win the appeal, you will be refunded via the method of payment made online.

  

HOW TO REQUEST A HEARING  

Complete the Written Declaration (Second Appeal Form) below.

 

 Second-Appeal-Form.pdfSecond Appeal Form

 

Mail the form or deliver to:

COS District Police Dept.

915 S. Mooney Blvd.

Visalia, CA 93277

                                                          

You will need to submit your payment via https://www.parkingticketpayment.com/cos using a debit/credit card.

                                                                Or

You can mail a check or a money order to the address below:

COS PROCESSING CENTER

PO BOX 63246

IRVINE, CA 92602

 

Please call (559) 730-3726 for more information regarding the Second Level Appeal process.

 

Last Updated: 1/3/2018 7:56 AM