Sikeston Municipal Court requires everyone who attends court to wear a face mask or face covering.
Cindy Sturgeon-Harrell - Court Clerk
Melody Gardner - Deputy Court Clerk
Franklin Marshall - Municipal Judge
Ryan "Kye" Lawrence - Prosecuting Attorney
Business Office Location (8 A.M.-5 P.M. Monday-Thursday; 8 A.M. - 4:30 P.M. Friday):
105 E. Center St.
Sikeston, MO 63801
Phone: (573) 475-3705
Fax: (573) 471-1526
Court Location (Thursdays Only, 3:00 P.M.):
131 North New Madrid
Sikeston, MO 63801
**Court is held twice a month onThursday evenings at 3:00 P.M.**
Sikeston Municipal Court has jurisdiction only over cases that occur within the boundaries of the City. 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-Thursday; 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Friday, with the exception on Thursday court days when the court window closes at 1:00 p.m.
Online payments can be made on some traffic citations by using the following link - https://www.courtmoney.com/payments/info/form/sikeston_missouri_ticket_citation_payments. Payments must be made by the Monday prior to your court date on payable citations in order to not appear. A transaction payment fee will be added to all debit/credit card transactions:
$0.00 - $50.00 = $2.00
$50.00 & up = 4.0%
If you have any questions regarding your fine, please call 475-3705.
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:
*Request the appointment of counsel IF you are indigent AND there is a possibility of a jail sentence
ANYTHING YOU SAY MAY BE USED AGAINST YOU.