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Traffic School
West Virginia offers a defensive driving course as an option for removing 3 points from your driving record. The reduction is not given toward future accumulation of points, and you can take a course only once every two years for points reduction.
Your West Virginia License
In the State of West Virginia, driving is considered a privilege that must be earned. You can lose your driving privileges for a number of infractions and matters as varied as failure to pay child support, addiction to drugs or alcohol, failure to pay traffic violation fines, and even racing on the highway.
County Matters
Regardless of where you live, you must follow the rules and laws of the county where the citation was received. Select the county from the list above.

Know the Facts

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You can lose your privilege to drive by receiving too many points on your license within a certain amount of time. Traffic violations carry points for each offense. While most moving violations are 2 or 3 points, more serious offenses carry more. Click on the topics below to view the details.


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