Chapter 1 Duties of Drivers, Owners, and Passengers and Accident Reports
Chapter 2 Duties of Law Enforcement Officers and Accident Reports
Chapter 3 Duties of State Police Department and Accident Reports
Chapter 4 Duties of Coroners
Chapter 5 Duties of Garages and Repair Shops
Chapter 6 Removal of Damaged Vehicles
Chapter 7 Damage to Fences
Chapter 8 Enforcement
Chapter 9 Accident Reports and Fees
Chapter 10 Indiana Emergency Contact Data Base

Terms Used In Indiana Code > Title 9 > Article 26 - Accidents and Accident Reports

  • accident response service fee: means a fee imposed for any of the following:

    Indiana Code 9-26-9-1

  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Grand jury: agreement providing that a lender will delay exercising its rights (in the case of a mortgage,
  • local law enforcement agency: means a political subdivision's department or agency whose principal function is the apprehension of criminal offenders. See Indiana Code 9-26-9-2
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Probable cause: A reasonable ground for belief that the offender violated a specific law.
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • Sheriff: means the sheriff of the county or another person authorized to perform sheriff's duties. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.