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Municipal Court

Independence Municipal Court hears city ordinance violations written by the Independence Police Department

The scales of justice are in the background on a wooden desk with a law book and gavel at the front of the image.


Garry L Helm Presiding Judge
Susan Watkins Municipal Judge


Telephones are answered from 8:00 am to 3:30 pm TUESDAY - THURSDAY
Municipal Court will close for lunch daily from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm
Cashier closes at 4:00 pm


Your Rights In Municipal Court

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Municipal Court

City Hall 1st Floor Municipal Court

111 E Maple Ave
Independence, MO 64050
Monday-Thursday: 8:00 am-5:00 pm

Mailing Address

111 E Maple
Independence, MO 64050