Municipal Court

32905 W. 84th Street / P.O. Box C, De Soto, Kansas 66018.

Direct: 913-586-5290  / Fax: 913-583-3123 / Email: court@desotoks.us

NOTICE TO DEFENDANTS REGARDING COURT CONTINUANCES

ALL APRIL DOCKETS HAVE BEEN CANCELLED
Court hearings and dockets starting Monday, March 23rd, for defendants will be continued to a later date due to recent COVID-19 precautionary protocols (see dates below). New court dates for continued cases are listed below.  If you have a pending case, you must keep your address and email address updated with the court.Probationers and defendants reporting on diversion can contact their probation officers by phone or email for possible alternatives to in-person reporting.

The schedule for ALL continued cases is as follows:

ALL Monday, March 23rd, 2020 cases that got continued to Monday, April 27th,2020 , are now scheduled for May 18th, 2020 at 6:00 pm (unless the court has contacted you)
ALL NEW INITIAL APPEARANCE CASES scheduled for Monday, April 27th, 2020 cases are also continued to May 18th, 2020
Monday, April 13th, 2020 cases are continued to May 11th, 2020
Monday, June 22nd, 2020 cases are continued to June 29th, 2020

***Online payments are encouraged

De Soto Municipal Court is the judicial branch of the De Soto City Government. Traffic and city ordinance violations are processed in this court.  

Court is held in the Council Chambers at City Hall and is presided over by the Honorable Randy McCalla. Court is held on the second and fourth Monday of each month unless a holiday is being observed on one of those dates. Please refer to your ticket for your court date. Court begins at 6 p.m.

To get to the courtroom, please enter the building from 84th Street and follow the stairs to the end of the hallway. There is an entrance on the east side of the building if wheelchair or other accessible accommodations are needed. Take the elevator to the first floor and proceed to your left.

Once you arrive to court, the Bailiff will ask you to sign in so we will have a record of your attendance. Depending on what you are charged with, you may be instructed to see the Court Clerk or to have a seat until your name is called by the Judge or Prosecutor. 

De Soto Municipal Court now offers Online Payments on Certain Traffic Violations. There is a $2.50 transaction fee charged for online payments. Click Here for De Soto Municipal Court Payments


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