The City of Kenosha Municipal Court adjudicates all non-criminal traffic and local ordinance violations in the City of Kenosha. Seventy-Five percent of the cases that are heard are traffic related while the remaining twenty-five percent involve city ordinance violations. Municipal Court is in session every weekday morning from 8:30 a.m. until noon. Initial appearances are scheduled each morning. Indigence hearings, motions to suppress evidence, motions to reopen, and motions to modify a sentence are scheduled on Monday mornings. Most Juvenile matters are heard on Tuesday mornings. Trials to the court are heard Wednesday through Friday. Each year the Municipal Judge conducts approximately 150 trials and 1,000 other hearings. Overall, the Municipal Court handles between 15,000 – 20,000 citations annually.
Municipal Court Judge
|Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m.||Arraignments|
|Monday 9:30 a.m.||Good Cause/Indigency Hearings|
|Monday 9:15 a.m.||Motion Hearings|
|Tuesday 9:45 a.m.||Sanctions Hearings|
|Tuesday 1:15 p.m.||Pretrials|
|Wednesday through Friday 9:30 a.m.||Trials|