Jonesboro Municipal Court

The Municipal Court is located inside Jonesboro City Center located at:

1859 City Center Way
Jonesboro, GA 30236


Email –
Phone – (770) 478-7407

Court Administrator – Shenika Wright
Deputy Clerk – A'Lexus Terrell

The Municipal Court handles misdemeanors, traffic violations, and city ordinance violations.

The following offenses require a court appearance:

  • DUI
  • Driving while unlicensed, suspended or expired
  • No Insurance
  • Suspended/Revoked Registration
  • Hit and Run/Fleeing Accident
  • Reckless Driving
  • Possession of Marijuana
  • City Ordinances

Payment Options

  • In person during business hours, Mon-Fri, with cash, money order, cashier's check or credit card
  • Online: Pay Traffic Ticket
  • Phone: (678) 359-2783
  • Mail money order to the address above; please reference your name and citation number on check. Make payable to: City of Jonesboro Municipal Court

Dress Code

If you are appearing in court, you should dress appropriately and in a manner that shows respect for the court.

Please note the following attire is not appropriate in a courtroom setting: Miniskirts or shorts, Ripped or torn jeans exposing skin/body parts, Flip flops, Sunglasses (unless prescribed), Hats inside the courtroom (except those worn for religious purposes), T-shirts depicting violence, sexual acts, profanity, or illegal drugs, Baggy pants that fall below the waist, Tube or halter tops/spaghetti straps/plunging necklines/midriffs. Muscle shirts (usually worn as undergarments).

Prohibited Items

  • No weapons (guns, knives, aerosol sprayers, razor blades, needles etc.)
  • Any items construed as a potential weapons may also be taken by court security


The parking lot for court appearance is located in front of the building at Jonesboro City Center.