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The 16th Judicial Circuit Court of Missouri–Kansas City Municipal Division has jurisdiction over City ordinance violation cases. 

COVID-19 update: No public entry past security until further notice. Masks required to enter courthouse beginning May 16. All in-person court appearances suspended. 

Now Available: Virtual court appearances

Finding an attorney and Legal Aid

Information For Attorneys

Case Information and Payments

Online Case Information

Pay Tickets Online

  • We cannot accept partial or installment payments online

Other Payment Options

Insurance Tickets

Payable Ticket Fine Schedule

Court Cost Table

Continuances, Trial Requests and Trial de novo (Appeals)


Trials and Appeals (Trial de novo) 

Warrants, Bonds, Compliance

Warrants and Bonds

Walk-In Dockets (Not available at this time)

Compliance Letters 

Other Information

Our Judges

About Our Court

About Your Ticket

Court Etiquette and Prohibited Items 

Victims and City Witnesses 

Probation and Problem-Solving Courts

Records Requests

Media and Camera  Requests

Neighborhoods and Housing Services

Dockets Docket schedule suspended until further notice

  • Courtroom docket times are at 9 a.m., 10 a.m., 11 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. Arrive early to allow time to go through security.
  • Today's docket is displayed on the large monitor on the first floor just past security.
  • Each courtroom docket is displayed on the monitor outside the courtroom door.

Navigating our Courthouse

  • Location: 511 E. 11th Street at corner of 11th and Locust
  • Entrance is on 11th Street
  • Customer service and cashiers - Violations Bureau 1st floor
  • Probation Offices - 1st floor
  • City Prosecutor's Office - 1st floor
  • Restrooms - 2nd and 3rd floors
  • Elevators - lobby

We have nine courtrooms labeled alphabetically, A through I

  • Courtrooms A, B, C, D and I - 2nd floor
  • Courtrooms E, F, G, and H - 3rd floor

Language Interpreters

If you are the defendant or witness in a case and will need the court to provide a language interpreter during your hearing or trial, call 816-513-2700. An interpreter will be provided at no cost to you.

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Accommodations

If you are the defendant or witness in a case and are deaf or hearing impaired, you have the right to request assistance, including an interpreter. For help, please contact 311.

If you need help with other ADA accommodations, please call 573-751-4377 or send an email to



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