Municipal Court

The Municipal Court in Sikeston is considered a court of limited jurisdiction, having responsibility for motor vehicle and parking tickets, minor criminal-type offenses (for example, simple assault), and municipal ordinance offenses such as noise ordinance or building code violations.  Most fines can be paid at the Municipal Court window at City Hall from 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Monday-Friday, with the exception of Thursdays when the window closes at 2:00 p.m.  If you have any questions regarding your fine, please call 475-3705

Sikeston Municipal Court has jurisdiction only over cases that occur within the boundaries of the City.

Business Office Location (8 A.M.-5 P.M. Monday-Friday):          Sikeston Municipal Court Logo
City Hall
105 E. Center St. 
                                                                                            
Sikeston, MO  63801                                                                                       
Phone: (573) 475-3705                                                                                    
Fax: (573) 471-1526                                                                        
email: courtclerk@sikeston.org                                                 

Court Location (Thursdays Only, 4:00 P.M.):
131 North New Madrid
Sikeston, MO  63801

**Court is held Thursday evenings at 4:00 P.M., excluding 5th Thursday of the month or as otherwise specified**
 
Municipal Judge              Prosecuting Attorney                   
Franklin Marshall               Ryan "Kye" Lawrence               

Court Clerk                        Deputy Court Clerk
Pat Cox                                Cindy Sturgeon

RIGHTS OF DEFENDANT
If you have been charged with an ordinance violation, at the initial proceedings, you shall be informed of the ordinance violation(s) with which you are charged.  You have the right to:
   *Retain counsel
   *Request the appointment of counsel IF you are indigent AND there is a possibility of a jail sentence
   *Remain silent
ANYTHING YOU SAY MAY BE USED AGAINST YOU.