Municipal Court

Municipal Judge: Honorable Richard Bumb
Prosecuting Attorney: John Bouhasin

Court Administrator: Mike Pauley

Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Telephone Number: (314) 647-8634 Extension 5

Court Docket : Public Viewing Now Available.

Municipal Court convenes at 6:30 p.m. on the second Wednesdays for traffic, and the third Wednesdays for payments other municipal charges in the Public Safety Building located on the main floor, at 4400 Shrewsbury Avenue , Shrewsbury , Missouri 63119 Doors to the Court Chambers are opened at 5:30 p.m. Cases are heard in alphabetical order, called by the Judge. There are several dockets listed; therefore, each docket will be called by the Municipal Judge. Payment is expected at the time of court appearance unless otherwise ordered by the Judge.

Attorneys call is held between 5:30 p.m. & 6:30 p.m. on the evening of court.

Your Rights in Court

Paying Court Fines

Court fines may be paid by one of the following methods:

1. Pay Traffic Tickets online or by telephone at 1-800-444-1187.

2. Pay Traffic Tickets online

3. Mail payments in the form of check, money order or cashier’s check made payable to the following

Shrewsbury Municipal Court 
4400 Shrewsbury Avenue 
Shrewsbury, Missouri 63119

4. Pay fines in person with cash, check, money order, cashier’s check, MasterCard or Visa with a $4.00 convenience fee. Please note that court fine payments must be received before 4:00 p.m. on the day of court.  

Attorney Procedures

  1. Entries of appearance and request for recommendation: Entries of Appearance are accepted via mail, a self –addressed, stamped envelope MUST be supplied with all entries, fax (314-647-0019) or on line at www.lawsourcelive.com.  The municipal court will not accept request for recommendations, this must be separate and addressed to the attention for the Prosecuting Attorney's Office of Shrewsbury.
  2. Request for discovery must be in writing and will be processed on receipt.
  3. Certain cases such as such as DWI, DUI, Assault, Petty Larceny, Peace Disturbances, Trespassing, No Proof of Insurance and other ordinance violations require a mandatory court appearance for which both the attorney and the defendant must appear.
  4. Certain violations require compliance such as No Proof of Insurance, Driving While Revoked or Suspended, Driving with Expired License Plates or Driver’s License or traffic violations that involve an accident, these violations MUST be presented to the Judge unless represented by an attorney.
  5. All DWI cases must be submitted to the Judge for acceptance of the prosecutor’s recommendation and the attorney and defendant must be present.

This Court does not handle questions of civil money claims between private citizens.