All of JacksonVille

About coming to Court

Hearings are held at the Municipal Building, 2nd Floor, Council Chambers on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of every month with exceptions for holidays.  

  • First appearances begin at 1:30 p.m.
  • Status hearings, Rule to show cause, etc... begin at 2:00 p.m.
  • Bench trials begin at 2:30 p.m. or 3:00 p.m. 
  • Cases involving minors begin at 3:30 p.m.
Courtroom Rules
  • Dress appropriately.
  • Avoid wearing clothing with offensive language or pictures.
  • If you are wearing a hat it must be removed when your case is called.
  • All cellular phones must be turned off or put on silent mode.
  • No food and/or drinks are allowed in the Council Chambers.
  • When your name is called stand at the podium, do not lean.
  • Speak clearly into the microphone.
  • Foul language and disrespect will not be tolerated.