New Jerseyans complain about ticketing in this state, but according to Wallethub, the financial services website, the Garden State is pretty lenient when it comes to penalizing people for speeding and reckless driving. New Jersey ranked as the 12th most-lenient state when it comes to penalties for those violations.
Which states are the most lenient? Texas, Utah, South Dakota, Pennsylvania, and Mississippi. And in which states should you be the most careful to slow down? Colorado, Arizona, Delaware, Illinois, and New Mexico.