The Municipal Court
has jurisdiction over juveniles (10-16 years of age) charged with all Class C misdemeanor offenses, except public intoxication. Juveniles are required to appear in open court for all proceedings in their cases.
A parent of any juvenile charged in Municipal Court is required to be present in court. All juvenile cases are scheduled for a 3:30 pm appearance.
Juveniles who fail to appear or pay their fines will be reported to the Department of Public Safety
, who will suspend their driver's license. If they do not have a driver's license, they will not be able to obtain one until they appear in court.