COVID-19 Information Center... Read more

gavel on American flagThe Douglasville Municipal Court is the judicial branch of the City of Douglasville.

The mission of the Municipal Court is to promote justice and provide prompt, courteous service in an efficient, professional manner while being dedicated to the principals of impartiality, fairness, and integrity.

Court Services includes six full-time employees, four part-time employees, the clerk, the solicitor, and the judge.

Court Services is responsible for processing all traffic citations and misdemeanor state law violations issued by the Police Department, including ordinance violations issued by the Community Development’s Code Compliance and Animal Control, processing all violations of probation issued by Judicial Correction Services, preparing dockets, and collecting fines and fees.

Court Services holds separate sessions for traffic citations, code compliance citations, and violations of probation. Traffic/Misdemeanor Court sessions are held for various traffic infractions such as speeding tickets, suspended license, DUI, Shoplifting, and Possession of Marijuana less than one ounce. Code Compliance Court sessions address property maintenance, animal control, and other environmental degradation cases.

Probation Violation Court sessions bring back probation cases for review and defendants that have violated conditions of their court orders.

Pay Citation Online
District Attorney
Victim's Rights
Solicitor General


  • Can a friend or family member pay my fine for me?
  • Can I pay my ticket before the court date and keep from having to go to court?
  • Courtroom Conduct
  • How do I get a copy of my police report? Is there a cost for the police report?
  • How do I re-set my case?
  • I received a citation in the City of Douglasville. What do I do?
  • Metal Detector in Use
  • What are my plea options?
  • What if I miss my court date?
  • What if I want to plead not guilty and have a trial?
  • What is a "Must appear" offense?
  • What type of documents are needed to get a new court date?
  • Will the court appoint an attorney to represent me?
More FAQs


Free viewers are required for some of the attached documents.
They can be downloaded by clicking on the icons below.

Acrobat Reader Download Acrobat Reader Flash Player Download Flash Player Windows Media Player Download Windows Media Player Microsoft Silverlight Download Microsoft Silverlight Word Viewer Download Word Viewer Excel Viewer Download Excel Viewer PowerPoint Viewer Download PowerPoint Viewer