W. Jack Sanders Justice Center
12400 Foster (map)
Overland Park, KS 66213
The Municipal Court is the judicial branch of the city, handling all traffic and city ordinance violations.
There are no jury trials held in Overland Park. A judge under the Code of Criminal Procedure, the Code of Municipal Courts, the Kansas Rules of Evidence and the Overland Park Municipal Code conducts all trials.
Municipal Court should not be confused with Johnson County District Courts. District court has jurisdiction over serious criminal offenses, divorce and domestic relations, damage suits, probate and administration of estates, guardianships, conservatorships, care of the mentally ill, juvenile matters and small claims.