Paying Citation Fines

Paying Speed Camera Fines


Those receiving citations must respond within 30 days of the date on the citation. Unless your tag number has been flagged by the City of Bowie, you can pay by:
  • Cash or money order (in person)
  • Check (by mail)
  • Credit card (Visa or MasterCard)
If your registration has been flagged, only certified funds are accepted. No personal checks will be accepted on flagged vehicles. For more information, see our FAQs.

Paying Fines in Person



Payments are accepted at the following locations:
  • City of Bowie Police Department
    15901 Excalibur Rd.
    Bowie, MD 20716
    Monday to Friday, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Safe Speed Walk In Payment Center
    4040 Blackburn Ln., Suite 200
    Burtonsville, MD 20866
    Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Paying Fines by Mail


If you wish to pay a citation by mail, your check or money order must be made payable to: "City of Bowie Safe Speed Program." Please write the citation number and vehicle tag number on your check or money order. Mail your remittance stub along with your check or money order to:
  • City of Bowie Safe Speed Program
    P.O. Box 13579
    Baltimore, MD 21203

Paying by Telephone


Call 866-464-0480 to pay by credit card by phone.

Paying Online


Visit the Public Inquiry Portal to pay by credit card online.