About the Court
The Dickinson Municipal Court is the judicial branch of city's government. The court provides a forum for individuals charged with violation(s) of state law and/or city ordinances.
Mission Statement The mission of the court is to "provide efficient, effective, and impartial services through the promotion of justice. The court also strives to facilitate the timely disposition of cases with prompt and courteous service."
Cases that are filed in Municipal Court include but are not limited to:
Class C misdemeanors
Violations of City ordinance
Class C Misdemeanors
Class C misdemeanors, or crimes punishable by a maximum fine of $500, include:
Minors in possession of alcohol, possession of drug paraphernalia, etc.
Theft less than $50
Traffic violations include but are not limited to:
Commercial vehicle violations
Failure to maintain financial responsibility
Moving and non-moving violations
No drivers' license
Violations of City Ordinance
Violations of city ordinances Include: