Court Fines & Costs

Fines and Costs Payable Out of Court

Out of Court fines and costs can be made using the following methods: 

  • online Court Payments 
  • online Parking Payments
  • by phone at 1.800.444.1187 on weekdays from 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

  • at the Municipal Court office
    If paying in person, payment must be in the form of cash, debit/credit card, money order, or cashier's check. Personal  and business checks are not accepted.


Violations Bureau Fines and Cost Schedule

Uniform Municipal Fine Schedule

A person may pay the specified amount of the fine and costs to the bureau in person, by mail, or through an electronic payment system before the court date and time for the initial court appearance. Said payment constitiues a guilty plea and waiver of trial. Violations Bureau adoption of the Uniform Fine Schedule established by Rule 37.495

Any violation involving an accident, drugs or alcohol, driving while suspended, assault, theft or destruction of property shall not be disposed of through the Violations Bureau. Said charges are a mandatory court appearance.


Court Cost Schedule

All payable amounts include court costs of $35.50

Clerk Fee $12.00 (City)
Crime Victim Compensation (CVC) $7.50 ($7.13 DOR/$0.37 city)
Peace Officer Standards & Training $1.00 (MO - Post Fund)
Domestic Violence Surcharge $4.00 (City)
Law Enforcement Training $2.00 (City)
Inmate Security Fund $2.00 (City)
Court Automation Fund $7.00 (DOR)
TOTAL $35.50