St. John Municipal Court in St. John Kansas

Address and phone number for St. John Municipal Court, a Court, at East 4th Avenue, St. John KS.

St. John Municipal Court
115 East 4th Avenue, St. John, Kansas, 67576

Map of St. John Municipal Court in St. John Kansas

Get Directions to St. John Municipal Court

Courts Nearby

St. John District Court
Stafford Municipal Court
Macksville Municipal Court
Pawnee Rock Municipal Court
Larned Municipal Court
Larned District Court

Related Resources

About the St. John Municipal Court

The St. John Municipal Court, located in St. John, Kansas is a government institution where legal disputes are resolved in accordance with the law. In St. John Criminal Courts, the government brings a case against a defendant who is accused of breaking the law. In St. John Civil Courts, the Court settles disputes between citizens that they are unable to resolve on their own.

You may contact the Court for questions about:
  • St. John court records
  • Case searches and legal documents
  • Appeals and appellate process
  • St. John court dockets and calendars
  • Background checks
St. John Court Records

The St. John Municipal Court maintains records on a wide variety of public court records that are available upon request at the Stafford County Courthouse. Interested parties may contact the Stafford County Court and request copies of records which may include case documents, court decisions, court records, court dockets and calendars, criminal records and background checks.

About the United States Court System

The Court system in the United States is made up of a Federal Court system and fifty state Court systems. In each system, there are two general types of Courts: Trial Courts and Appellate Courts.

St. John Trial Court

Trial Courts in St. John, KS hear cases for the first time. In a Trial Court, both sides of the dispute present evidence to support their version of events, and a jury is usually called on to decide the case. One judge presides over the case in a Trial Court.

Limited Jurisdiction Court

Stafford County Courts of limited jurisdiction may be limited to hearing only cases involving misdemeanors, small claims, or traffic and other minor violations in Kansas. Courts of limited jurisdiction may also only hear cases on specific subject matter, such as Stafford County Probate Courts and Stafford County Family Courts.

St. John Appellate Court

St. John Appellate Courts hear appeals of decisions reached at Trial Courts in Stafford County. No new evidence is presented in Appellate Court. A judge or panel of judges decides the appeal rather than a jury.

Federal Courts in Kansas

In the Federal Court system, District Courts serve as the Trial Courts. In the state Court systems, Trial Courts are further grouped into Courts of general jurisdiction and Courts of limited jurisdiction. Courts of general jurisdiction are Courts that can hear cases of any kind, including felonies. The names for Courts of general jurisdiction vary but are referred to as Superior Courts or District Courts and may be organized to hear cases within certain geographic areas, such as Stafford County.

The Appellate Courts in the Federal Court system consist of twelve Circuit Courts that are organized regionally and the U.S. Supreme Court, which is the highest Court in the country. Appellate Courts at the Kansas state level mirror the Federal structure, with one or more Appellate Courts and a Kansas Supreme Court.

Contact the St. John Municipal Court

You may contact the St. John Courthouse by calling the St. John Municipal Court non-emergency number 620-549-3208, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: St. John Municipal Court, 115 East 4th Avenue, St. John, Kansas, 67576.