Debt Collection Agency for Court Fines and Fees

The CMI Group is a leading debt collection agency for court fines and fees that supports municipal and county governments nationwide. Our recovery programs span the lifecycle of bad debt, including primary, secondary, and later-stage treatment.

You can count on CMI to deliver compliant solutions that move the needle on financial performance. As government collection experts, CMI helps you collect money while protecting your public reputation. Our collectors take a problem-solving approach to account resolution by offering defendants best-fit payment arrangements and informing them of the possible consequences of continued delinquency. Licensed and bonded across the country, CMI supports the full spectrum of court ordered financial obligations, including:

  • Ordinance Violations
  • Civil and Criminal Misdemeanors
  • Criminal Felony Fines
  • Court Administrative Fees
  • Victim Restitution

Location Services

The CMI Group leverages a comprehensive skip-trace waterfall process to locate new addresses and phone numbers. The method utilizes multiple national database vendor partners across all 50 states. Our skip-trace processes run concurrently through the entire placement period until the account is resolved or recalled. Additionally, we train manual skip tracing resources to augment the automated processes when needed.

Certified Compliance

As your partner, we offer the highest degree of integrity, professionalism, and regulatory compliance. Every collector undergoes in-depth training to ensure proper knowledge of state and federal laws, regulations, and policies, including:

  • TCPA
  • FCRA
  • Bankruptcy Code
  • ACA International's Code of Ethics
  • State Collection Laws
  • Consumer Financial Protection

The CMI Group deploys a dialing system that is 100% TCPA-compliant. The telephony platform features a mix of human initiation and dialing technology that accelerates contact attempts, even to wireless numbers, while meeting strict interpretations of the TCPA.

CMI is an accredited member of the Better Business Bureau with an "A+" rating. In addition, our certifications verify our compliance with all required data security laws, regulations, and standards to include GLBA, ISO 27002, Massachusetts 201 CMR 17.00, FTC Red Flags, Nevada Personal Information Law, NRS 603a, compliant. Additionally, through their independent audit process, TECH LOCK, Inc. has certified The CMI Group for the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard v3.2 (PCI-DSS). Additional certifications include SSAE18 SOC 1 and SOC 2 Type II and 501r-compliant, as well as an annual consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) readiness audit.

Let's Connect

Placing your accounts with The CMI Group for collections is easy, and there is no upfront cost. If we don't collect, you pay nothing allowing for risk-free budgeting. If you are interested in learning more about debt collections for court fines and fees, drop us a note:


The CMI Group is a 100% employee-owned company that is always in search of quality individuals who want to be part of our team. We have excellent opportunities in areas including financial, sales, administrative, phone operators & technical positions.

The CMI Group
Contact Us Texas Offices: 1-800-377-7713
Collections: 1-800-377-7789