The Rock Springs Municipal Court is presided over by Judge George Scott Nelson. The Municipal Court processes misdemeanor criminal violations of the ordinances for the City of Rock Springs as well as some State Statutes that have been adopted by the City. The maximum penalty for any one offense is a fine not to exceed $750.00 and or imprisonment not to exceed six months.
The Municipal Court office is open 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday through Friday. Arraignments are scheduled at 9:00 am. Other hearings are scheduled throughout the week.
When appearing in Court it is important to:
Be on time
Check in at the Court Office
Turn off cell phones
Be respectful when addressing the Judge
No hats or gum allowed in the court room
Senior Court Clerk - Chandra Rasmussen