Municipal Court is a misdemeanor court that has jurisdiction over city ordinances, traffic offenses and other violations provided by law. The court has the power and authority to enforce judgment by imposing penalties as provided by law. The maximum sentence that can be imposed is 12 months in jail.
The City Probation Office has probation and supervisory jurisdiction of all misdemeanor offenses authorized by statute, including supervision, counseling services and collection for all monies to be paid by the defendant according to the terms of their sentence. The City Probation Office serves the Municipal Court.