CLOSED FOR IN-PERSON CONTACT
All in person court appearances have been cancelled until further notice.
IMPORTANT UPDATE - Administrative Order April 2, 2020
Website Notice 03-29-2020
By Presiding Judge and Local Order, the Court Office is currently closed for IN-PERSON business until further notice.
We will not be taking physical documentation or payments in-person at the office.
You may call our office at 314-645-1982 ext. 3 for additional information and updates regarding our operations. Please check back often as information is constantly changing as new orders and rules are issued and it does take some time to get information updated and posted.
When a court date is cancelled, notices will be mailed to the last known address on file with the court. As delivery of notices may be affected & court date information for cases is publicly available, please review your case on either of the sites listed for your current court date. Please note it may take a week before the records are all fully updated. You may also call the court office during business hours for court date information.
If you need to change your address with the court, please fill out the required “Change of Address” form
- There will be no cash or in person credit transactions at this time. If you have a check or money order you may use the drop box located in the lobby (do not deposit cash). Please be sure to include any necessary paperwork with your payment. If you wish to make a credit card payment, you may do so after reviewing your case on either of the sites listed below.
- For those with "Recommendations
Please submit your paperwork to the court PRIOR to making payment. Failure to do so may result in you inadvertently entering a guilty plea and a conviction being entered on your case or paying the wrong amount.Submit a signed copy of your recommendation to the Court via drop-box, mail or email to email@example.com
All other filings and documentation:
- Wait approximately 2 business days for your record to be updated (or more depending on the volume of cases being updated by the courts or interruptions to business hour services). Please review your case on the appropriate website to ensure your recommendation charge and amount have been entered. If so, you may then make a payment.
If you are submitting any other documentation to the Court (probation requirements, proof of driving school completion, AA meeting information, signed paperwork, etc.) you may use our dropbox, mail or send copies to firstname.lastname@example.org
If you are an Attorney and your client's case was issued after January 1, 2020, you are required to e-file your information to the Court using the Missouri CaseNet program.
Only cases prior to January 1, 2020, may be faxed or emailed to the address listed:
Richmond Heights Municipal Court
7447 Dale Avenue, Richmond Heights, MO 63117
As this is a constantly changing national event, our staffing, policies and orders may abruptly change. We urge you to review the City’s website and check back here for the most up to date information.
Please note that due to the number of items which may be changed it may take a few days to update the site and update court records. We thank you for your patience and understanding during this time.
The Judicial and Administrative Staff of the Richmond Heights Municipal Division
The Municipal Court of the City of Richmond Heights is the judicial branch of the city government and is a Division of the 21st Judicial Circuit Court of the State of Missouri. The Municipal Judge and Clerk of the Court are empowered to collect court fines and costs, take oaths, sign and issue subpoenas, establish and operate the Traffic Violations Bureau, and perform all other duties provided for by the Municipal Code, ordinance and state law. The Court prepares, maintains, and safeguards records, reports and documents relating to Court activities in the required manner and within time frames established by law.
The Municipal Court has three court sessions monthly, operating with the Municipal Judge, Prosecuting Attorney and the Court Clerks. The City Council appoints both the Municipal Judge and the Prosecuting Attorney, both of whom must be licensed to practice law in the State of Missouri.
7447 Dale Ave.
P: (314) 645-1982 ext. 3
F: (314) 655-3546