Municipal Court

The Municipal Court is the judicial branch of City Government. This information should help you understand the Court proceedings and inform you of your rights and duties. We want every person to leave this Court feeling that he or she has been treated fairly.

Trials are conducted under the Code of Criminal Procedure, the Code for Municipal Courts, and the Kansas Rules of Evidence as adopted by the Kansas Legislature.

review your case, Confirm Pending Court Dates, and more

Review your case information, court date and more through our court records website. For additional questions, you can contact the Municipal Court.

COVID-19 Updates

Due to COVID-19, Municipal Court was not in session from March - mid-July 2020. Please review the revised court calendar. Beginning in August 2020, all defendants will be required to attend court virtually using Zoom, which you can do via computer or phone. If you are unable to attend, please contact Kelsey Simmons at or by calling 913-677-3389. Below are the instructions for joining the court session for which you are scheduled. All defendants will be notified of their scheduled date. If you have questions, please contact us.

Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 995 6568 3245
Passcode: 6400
One tap mobile

Please ensure that your full name is entered into Zoom and that your microphone is muted.

Court Jurisdiction

Traffic violations and violations of City Ordinances are tried in Municipal Court, such as trespassing, driving under the influence, and speeding tickets.

Damages in Civil Court

The Roeland Park Municipal Court hears criminal misdemeanor cases involving violations of City Ordinances, Municipal Code violations and traffic offenses.

Pay your Traffic Ticket Online

You can pay traffic tickets online using:

  • Discover
  • MasterCard
  • Visa

We also accept electronic fund transfers from the following bank account type:

  • Checking