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Lee’s Summit Municipal Division 243/263

**UPDATE** MUNICIPAL COURT DOCKETS POSTPONED-THROUGH MAY 1, 2020.

Pursuant to an Administrative Order issued by the Lee's Summit Municipal Division 243/263 the court dockets have been suspended through May 1, 2020, and may be extended as circumstances may warrant.  All Defendants or Counsel will receive notice of the rescheduled court date.  Lee's Summit Municipal Division's scheduled hearings are available on Case.Net at www.courts.mo.gov.  Please be understanding, due to the high volume of cases that must be rescheduled it may take several days before this process is complete.

Attorneys & Defendants - Postponed and rescheduled hearings.  If your hearing has been postponed you can find out when it has been rescheduled by signing up for "Track Your Case" through Missouri Case.Net.  Instructions to Track Your Case using Missouri Case.net.

**UPDATE** MUNICIPAL COURT CLOSED TO PUBLIC ACCESS

Municipal Court Presiding Judge James M. Tobin issued Administrative Order 2020-007 closing public access to the court effective Wednesday, March 18, 2020 until the Fire Chief/Emergency Manager, direct the reopening of the facility or until such time that Administrative Order 2020-007 is rescinded.  Court customers can pay fines and court costs online through Case.Net or TrafficPayment.com.  If you need to inquire about a citation or need to provide the Court your proof of vehicle insurance you need to email the Court @ lscourt@cityofls.net.

MUNICIPAL UNIFORM FINE SCHEDULE - PAYABLE CITATIONS

An updated Fine Schedule for Municipal Offenses was approved effective January 1, 2020. Please visit the Fines and Costs web page to view the complete fine schedule for Municipal Offenses. This schedule reflects charges that are payable on or before the initial court date.  Full payment of the fine, plus $35.50 court costs, constitutes a guilty plea and waiver of trial. Any citations issued for a charge codes not listed on the Missouri Supreme Court Municipal Uniform Fine Schedule require a personal court appearance. Payment may be made through Case.Net at www.courts.mo.gov.  If paying in person, the Court accepts the following forms of payment: cash, credit/debit card, money order, or cashier’s check. Payments by mail may be made by money order or cashier’s check only. Personal or business checks will not be accepted.

ATTORNEY ENTRY and/or MOTION FOR CONTINUANCE

The Lee’s Summit Municipal Division has an on-line Entry of Appearance form to request a first time continuance.  You may also forward your Entry of Appearance or Motion for Continuance to the Court via email at lscourt@cityofls.net or via facsimile at 816 969.1155.  The court calendar is available on the website; when selecting a future court date for your Motion please note your case(s) must remain on the Tuesday or Thursday as assigned.  Please provide a copy of your pleading to the Lee’s Summit Prosecutor by facsimile at 816.969.1421.

At this time the Lee’s Summit Municipal Division 243/263 is unable to accept e-filing transactions therefore you must file all pleadings using the above described means.

Kelly Elliot

Kelly S. Elliott
Court Administrator
816.969.1160

  • Plead and Pay via Case.Net

    Plead and Pay via Case.Net

    Plead and Pay is a feature of Case.net that allows a Defendant to plead guilty and pay his or her fine and costs in full online.  The violation must appear on the Fine Schedule of Municipal Offenses.   To use Plead and Pay you may search for your case at: www.courts.mo.gov  You will need your citation number, located in the upper right-hand corner of the citation.   You must pay the entire amount due, plus an online processing fee.  By using Plead and Pay, you are acknowledging the payment in full is considered a guilty plea and waiver of a court hearing to the charge on the citation.  

  • On-Line Payment Method for Court Fines, Costs and Fees
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    On-Line Payment Method for Court Fines, Costs and Fees

    The Lee's Summit Municipal Division has on-line payment available with TrafficPayment.com. Please wait 7 days after you receive your ticket before paying online. 

    To make a payment online, please visit the link located on our website or visit www.trafficpayment.com. Or you may make a payment by telephone-weekdays from 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.  Please call 1-800-444-1187 (Bilingual representatives available).   

     

  • Lee’s Summit Municipal Division Records Available via Case.Net
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    Lee’s Summit Municipal Division Records Available via Case.Net

    Lee's Summit court records are available via Case.Net at www.courts.mo.gov. If needing case number, court date or disposition information for a Lee's Summit citation you may consult Case.Net for this information. Track This Case is a notification system provided through Missouri Case.net. After you sign up and respond to a system verification notice you will receive notification when a docket entry is made or updated on this case. You may also choose to receive optional notices on scheduled events and scheduled payments due. See 'Track This Case' under Help for additional information. Also available is Pay by Web. If your case has been disposed and you have been placed on a Payment Plan by the Court you can use this feature to make online payment.