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 conducts all trials under the Code of Criminal Procedure, the Code of Municipal Courts, the Kansas Rules of Evidence and Overland Park Municipal Code.
Municipal Court should not be confused with Johnson County District Court. 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.
Fines and court costs for traffic fines and other violations.
The court has general original jurisdiction over all civil and criminal cases.
The yearly report includes fines and fees collected, caseload summary as well as performance measures.