Other Major Traffic Offenses

Eluding 42-4-1413: occurs when a person disregards an audio or visual siren from a law enforcement vehicle and willfully increases speed, extinguishes their lights, or willfully attempts to elude the police officer. This version of eluding is a class 2 misdemeanor traffic offense.

No Proof of Insurance 42-4-1409: in Colorado a person is required have valid car insurance while operating a motor vehicle and provide proof of that when requested by a peace officer. There is a minimum $500 fine for a first offense and a person can be jailed on this charge.