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 7 p.m. on the second Wednesdays for traffic, the third Mondays for non-traffic and the third Wednesdays for paymentsof each month 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 6:00 p.m. Cases are heard in alphabetical order called by the Judge. There are several dockets listed therefore each docket will be called alphabetically.  Payment is expected at the time of court appearance unless otherwise ordered by the Judge.

Attorneys call is held between 6 & 7 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

Entries of appearance and request for recommendation:

  1. Entries of Appearance are accepted via mail, a self –addressed, stamped envelope MUST be supplied with all entries, or on line at The municipal court will accept entries of appearance via fax, however a copy of the entry MUST be mailed with a    self-addressed, stamped envelope.
  1. Certain cases such as such as DWI, DUI, Assault, Petty Larceny, Peace Disturbances, Trespassing, No Proof of Insurnace and other ordinance violations require a mandatory court appearance for which both the attorney and the defendant must appear.
  1. Certain violations may 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, MUST be presented to the Judge unless represented by an attorney.
  1. 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.