Security information

Security screening

If you are feeling ill or running a fever please do not come to the courthouse.    Please contact your attorney.

In an effort to keep both the public and courthouse employees safe, all people entering the Municipal Court are subject to security screening, including the following:

  • Passing through a metal detector
  • Having handbags, backpacks, purses, briefcases and other carried items searched
  • And if necessary, being checked by a handheld metal detector wand.

Cell phones, electronic devices and packages of any kind are also subject to inspection. Food items, drinks and gum are prohibited from the courthouse. The Security Screener will not hold onto any items for people entering the courthouse.

No weapons allowed

Weapons of any kind are strictly prohibited. Prohibited items include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Guns, ammunition and explosive materials
  • Swords, utility blades, knives, razor knives and razor blades
  • Pepper spray and mace
  • Illegal substances, including illegal drugs
  • Any type of dangerous or hazardous property or materials

Secure weapons lockers are provided at the courthouse. Please ask the Security Screener for help getting a locker for your weapon.

Your cooperation is greatly appreciated.