Court Rules


  • You must check in at the Court Clerk’s Office before entering the court room.
  • Clean, appropriate clothing is expected. This includes a shirt and shoes.
  • All shirts must be tucked in. No men’s or women’s tank tops or cut-off shirts are allowed.
  • No holes, tears, ripped, or shredded pants or jeans allowed. Shorts are not to be worn.  
  • Remove hats before entering the court room.
  • Remove facial piercings, with the exception of earrings, before you approach the bench. (Please step out into the hallway to do this).
  • Do not approach the bench unless you are asked to do so.
  • There is no talking while court is in session.
  • No food or drinks are allowed in the court room.
  • No recording devices are allowed.  
  • Turn off cell phones.
  • You are expected to show respect to all court personnel, including the Court Clerk’s Office. Failure to do so will subject you to indirect contempt of court.

Please Remember 

  • Since space is limited in the court room, we ask that you not bring small children or other family members with you unless necessary.

Contact Information

  • If you have any questions, please contact the Municipal Court by calling 918-246-2612.