Wyandotte County Court

Find Wyandotte County Kansas courts and courthouses, such as federal, state, district, superior, criminal, common, circuit, judicial, judiciary, divorce, appeals, family, traffic, and small claims courts. Courts provide information on legal cases, law documents, case searches, and appeals.


Bonner Springs Municipal Court 130 North Nettleton Avenue Bonner Springs KS 66012 913-422-7800


Edwardsville Municipal Court 690 South 4th Street Edwardsville KS 66111 913-441-3707

Kansas City District Court 710 North 7th Street Kansas KS 66101 913-573-2905

Kansas City Municipal Court 701 North 7th Street Kansas KS 66101 913-573-5200

Lake Quivira Municipal Court 10 Crescent Boulevard Lake Quivira KS 66217 913-631-7844

About Wyandotte County Courts

Courts in Wyandotte County, KS are government institutions that resolve legal disputes in accordance with local Wyandotte County and Kansas law and are housed in Wyandotte County courthouses. Courts are divided into Criminal Courts and Civil Courts. In Wyandotte County Criminal Courts, the government prosecutes a case against parties accused of breaking the law. In Wyandotte County Civil Courts the Court resolves disputes between citizens.

You may contact Courts for questions about:
  • Wyandotte County court records and judgments
  • Law documents, filings and case records
  • Appealing Wyandotte County court judgments
  • Court calendars and dockets
  • Wyandotte County background checks
Wyandotte County Court Records

Wyandotte County court records are available to the public at the Wyandotte County Courthouse. Records vary by specific court, however, commonly requested public records include copies of court decisions, court filings and records, court dockets and calendars, people and background check information as well as criminal records.

About the US Court System

The United States Legal System is comprised of a Federal Court System and Fifty State Court Systems which hear cases at Wyandotte County Courthouses.

Wyandotte County Trial Courts

Wyandotte County Courts, where cases are heard for the first time, are where both sides, the prosecutor and defendant present evidence to argue and support their versions of events. A jury usually decides the outcome of cases and a single judge presides over the court room.

Limited Jurisdiction Court

Limited Jurisdiction Courts in Wyandotte County are typically limited to hearing only cases about small claims, traffic and driving violations, and misdemeanor offenses. Other courts of limited jurisdiction include Wyandotte County Probate Courts and Wyandotte County Family Courts.

Appellate Court in Wyandotte County, Kansas

Appellate Courts, or Courts of Appeal, hear appeals of decisions that are reached in Wyandotte County Trial Courts. A judge or a panel of judges presides over the appellate process and decides the outcome of the trial rather than a jury.

Kansas Federal Courts

Federal Courts are divided into Trial Courts and Appellate courts. Wyandotte County Federal Courts are divided into Courts of General Jurisdiction and Courts of Limited Jurisdiction. General Jurisdiction Courts preside over all matters of cases, whereas Courts of Limited Jurisdiction are limited by their scope. Federal Courts in Kansas are referred to as Superior Courts or District Courts and have jurisdictional authority over defined geographic areas.

Twelve Circuit Courts comprise the US Appellate Court System with the United States Supreme Court at its head. Appellate Courts in Kansas state are similar to the Federal System, whereas multiple appellate courts hear cases within a defined geographic area, governed by the highest State Court, the Kansas Supreme Court.