The South Dakota State University Police Department is charged with the enforcement of traffic regulations on University-owned or leased property. All moving violations, unless indicated, will be the same as the City of Brookings or State of South Dakota rate for the violation. Upon conflicts, it will be at the discretion of the officer. For further definitions of the following traffic violations, please contact the University Police Department 605-688-5117
Exhibition Driving (4.5.1) - $60
Any person who drives in a manner that creates unnecessary engine noise, tire squealing or skidding/sliding as a result of rapid acceleration, deceleration or turning.
Careless Driving (4.5.2) - $90
Any person who drives carelessly at a speed or in a manner that may endanger any pedestrians or property.
Reckless Driving (4.5.3) - $120
Any person who drives carelessly at a speed or in a manner to endanger any pedestrians or property.
Other Moving Violations (4.5.4) - $25
Any other violation in accordance with local or state laws may fall under this category. (i.e., driving through barricade, driving on grass or sidewalk)
Stop Sign Violation (4.5.5) - $50
Any vehicle that fails to come to a complete stop at a stop sign.