The Municipal Court of the City of Parkville, Missouri, is a division of the 6th Judicial Circuit (Platte County Circuit), State of Missouri, and is the court where ordinance violations are heard. Those ordinances include criminal, traffic, and code ordinances as adopted by the City of Parkville. The cases heard in municipal court are those as set forth in the Revised Statutes of Missouri. As a division of the court system, the Rules the court follows are those set forth by the Supreme Court of Missouri and by statute and ordinance.
You have the same rights in this court that you have in any court. A brochure is available at court for your convenience. The court is not allowed to provide legal advice.
Court is usually held on the first and third Thursday of the month in the Courtroom at City Hall.
- Probation docket – starts at 4:30 pm
- Plea docket – starts at 4:30 pm
- Regular docket – starts at 5:30 pm
General Code manages the City’s Municipal Code.
Tickets & Court
If you were issued a No Insurance Ticket, please be prepared to provide proof of insurance on the date of your ticket.
If you do not appear for court or pay your fine as ordered a warrant may be issued for your arrest AND your drivers license may be held/suspended by the Department of Motor Vehicles. If you are unable to appear you should contact the court clerk at least one day prior to your court date to secure a one time continuance. Do not leave a voicemail as no such requests will be granted.
The Violations Bureau is set up for your convenience to receive your payments of fines and costs when court is not in session. Not all violations may be paid through the Violations Bureau. Violations not payable without court appearance are accident related charges, drug or alcohol related charges, driving while suspended or revoked, failure to have or show insurance, and speeding in excess of 25 miles over the speed limit.
No payments will be accepted after noon on days of court without appearing before the Judge. Payment may be made only by cash, VISA/Mastercard, or cashiers check.
Attorneys may email entries of appearance and motions to email@example.com.
Municipal Court is located on the first floor of City Hall. Our offices are open Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m exclusive of holidays. If you have any questions, please call (816) 741-1332, fax (816) 741-6246, or email.
Administrative Court Clerk