Courts - Criminal
The criminal section handles class B and C misdemeanor criminal violations and infractions committed within the jurisdictional limits of Salt Lake City. Most criminal code violations require an appearance before a judge. A citation should have an appearance date and time listed. If not, defendants should contact the court court between 5-14 days after the citation issue date. To obtain a court date, after a citation has been received, please call (801)535-6300, Monday through Friday between 8:00 am and 5:00 pm.
ADA Notice: If you are a party to a case, a witness or prospective juror and you need special accommodations (including communication aids and services) during an upcoming proceeding, please call the Salt Lake City Justice Court at 801-535-6300, or fax the court at 801-535-6302 at least three business days before the proceeding.