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Municipal Court

City (Municipal) Court is located in the Police Department.

Martin City Court is a court of record, having original and exclusive jurisdiction of all violations of municipal ordinances. It has the same powers and duties possessed by a Justice of the Peace, regarding the arrest and preliminary trial, discharging, binding over, or punishing under the small offense law, of all persons charged with offenses against the State committed in the City of Martin. Appeal is to the Circuit Court of Weakley County.

The Municipal Judge, is appointed by the Mayor and Board of Aldermen, to preside over Municipal (City) Court.

 

City Court the first Tuesday and the forth Thursday at 4 PM.  Fines may be paid during regular business hours (8:00 AM – 4:30 PM) at the Martin Police Department.

 

Martin Police Department

101 University St

Martin, TN 38237

 

You May Mail Your Payment To:

 

Martin City Court

P.O. Box 9

Martin, TN 38237

 

Acceptable Forms of Payment:

  • Cash (DO NOT send cash through the mail)
  • Money Order
  • Cashier’s Check
  • Personal Check (NO counter or third party checks – must be imprinted with presenter information)

 

Make Money Orders, Cashier’s Checks, or Personal Checks payable to City of Martin. Please enclose the pink copy of the citation with your payment to insure proper credit.