Municipal Court

The City of Vandalia Municipal Court has jurisdiction of certain offenses committed within the city limits including:
  • Traffic infractions
    • Misdemeanor traffic offenses
    • Criminal offenses, including DUI
  • Parking violations
  • All violations of city ordinances related to zoning, building codes, and more

Courtroom Staff

The Municipal Court is staffed by a city prosecutor, court clerk, and police clerk. A judge presides over the courtroom and a public defender may be appointed to represent qualifying indigent defendants.

Municipal Court Judge

  • Jason Newton, appointed