To contest a ticket, a written request must be submitted in person to the Newport Police Department Traffic Section located at 998 Monmouth Street, Newport, KY 41071, phone 859-292-3680 within seven (7) days of the date of citation. A citation shall be deemed final if not paid or contested within those seven (7) days. Absent payment or contest, all citations shall increase an additional $10.00 after seven (7) days and an additional $10.00 after thirty (30) days. Failure to pay or contest a citation may result in the impoundment of the vehicle upon which the citation has been issued. The registered owner shall be liable for all fines, towing, and storage fees.
To pay by mail:
City of Newport Police Department
P.O. Box 1090
Newport, KY 41071