Municipal Courts

Mission Statement:

Our mission for the City of Hazelwood Municipal Court is to maintain and enhance the highest quality of judicial service as a neutral entity, serving all person in each case equally, fairly, and courteously.

The Municipal Court is entrusted with the fair and just resolution of disputes in order to preserve the rule of law and protect the rights and liberties guaranteed by the Constitution and laws of the State of Missouri.

General Information

The Hazelwood Municipal Court and Violations Bureau was established July 5, 1961 in compliance with the rules and regulations of the Missouri Supreme Court. The Court dispenses information, collects fines that do not require a court appearance, and maintains all Court records.

View court procedures and learn about your rights in court.


415 Elm Grove Lane
Hazelwood, MO 63042

Hours of Operation:

Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Municipal Court is held most Tuesday evenings at 6 p.m. Doors open at 5 p.m. and the docket is seen in order of arrival. On the day of court, the office will close at 4 p.m. for court set up.

Municipal Court Housing docket is heard the second Thursday of the month at 10 a.m.


Violations Bureau: 314-839-2212

For more information regarding your case, visit 

Pay Court Tickets:

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Municipal Court Address Update Card

Download Municipal Court Address Update Card

This form can be e-mailed to or faxed to (314) 264-7419 or mailed to Hazelwood Court, 415 Elm Grove Lane, Hazelwood, MO 63042.

Court Staff Assistance

Court staff are happy to help you if they can. However, court staff are allowed to help you only in certain ways, since they must be fair to everyone. This is a list of things court staff may and may not do for you.

Court Staff May:

  • Explain and answer general questions about how the court works.
  • Provide you with the number of the local lawyer referral service and any legal services program.
  • Provide you with the number of any family court programs, parent/child education, mediation, community services and domestic violence resources.
  • Give you general information about court rules, procedures and practices.
  • Provide court schedules.
  • Provide your court file for your review.

Court Staff May Not:

  • Tell you what to say in court.
  • Give you an opinion about what will happen in your case.
  • Talk to the judge for you.
  • Let you talk to the judge outside of court or arrange for you to talk to the judge outside of court.
  • Change an order signed by a judge.
  • Provide you with contact information for another party.
  • Provide you with any legal advice.
  • Recommend a particular lawyer.

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