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This is simply a clerical error and you need to call the local court clerk Monday morning and give them the citation number to find out when your actual court date is so you don't miss it by mistake and have a warrant issued for failure to appear. Make sure you make a copy of the citation and put it in a safe place as well to have in the event that it becomes necessary to prove the cop's mistake.
No, that is an urban legend and only happens on TV. In 15 years of practicing criminal law, I have never seen a judge dismiss a citation over a clerical error like an incorrect date. Cops make clerical mistakes all the time and when this is brought to the judge or DA's attention, they just make a motion to amend the citation to correct it and the judge allows it. The police officer is always able to be called as a witness in the case to testify as to what happened and what he saw.