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Municipal Court

Honorable Fred Johnson

Judges

Justen Phelps

Prosecutor

 

B.J. Whitting

Probation Officer

 

Court/Police Clerk

Located in City Council Chambers – 125 W. Rosewood
Phone: (316) 776-3000
Court Sessions: 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month at 5:30 pm

The Municipal Court is the judicial branch of the City. Traffic Violations, Misdemeanor Public Offense Violations and violations of Rose Hill City Ordinances are handled in this Court. In the Municipal Court there are no jury trials. A judge under the Code of Criminal Procedure, the Code of Municipal Courts, the Kansas Rules of Evidence and the Rose Hill Municipal Code conducts all trials. Municipal Court should not be confused with Butler County District Courts. District Court has jurisdiction over cases such as serious criminal offenses, divorce and domestic relations, damage suits, probate and administration of estates, guardianships, conservatorships, care of the mentally ill, juvenile matters and small claims.

 

2018 Municipal Court Meeting Dates

Meetings will take place at 5:30 PM on the 1st and 3rd Thursdays, except as noted.

2018 Dates

  • January 04
  • January 18
  • February 01
  • February 15
  • March 01
  • March 15
  • April 05
  • April 12 (2nd Thursday)
  • May 10 (2nd Thursday)
  • May 17
  • June 07
  • June 21
  • July 05
  • July 19
  • August 02
  • August 16
  • September 06
  • September 20
  • October 04
  • October 18
  • November 01
  • November 15
  • December 06
  • December 13 (2nd Thursday)