If caught it could seriously cost you. It's a criminal penalty with a $175 ticket. Each offense after jumps to $500.
"If you're involved in an accident when you get the ticket, the penalty can be doubled," attorney Stephen Collins with Dudley DeBosier Injury Law firm said.
Dudley DeBosier are partnering with NBC 6 to remind all Not to Text.
"You're able to get the cell phone number, the provider, and all the information you need for the case. Then you can subpeona that information," Collins added.