Municipal Court

Court Cost

  • Traffic Offenses – $147.00
  • Driver License Traffic Offenses – $197.00
  • DUI – $527.00
  • Misdemeanor Cases – $191.00
  • Drug Possession – $330.00

Jail Term & Fine Limits

  • Class A Misdemeanor – 1 year/$5,000.00
  • Class B Misdemeanor – 6 months/$1000.00
  • Class C Misdemeanor – 3 months/$500.00
  • Violation – 30 days/$200.00
  • Municipal Ordinance Violation – 6months/ $500.00

To Pay Citations

  • To pay citations, sign warrants and to inquire about a case or documents, please visit our Municipal Court office. We only accept money orders at this time.

Ways to pay Red Light Camera Tickets:

  • We only accept money orders in our office at this time. One can bring it in personally, have someone to bring it for you, or send in through the mail to:

SELMA MUNICIPAL COURT

1300 Alabama Ave
Selma, AL 36701

  • Be sure to make the money order payable to Selma Municipal Court
  • Include your name, citation number/ case number if you know it.
  • Red light Camera Tickets can be paid in person by money orders,
  • Over the phone 1-866-790-4111 or online ViolationInfo.com.

Warrant Hours

Monday, Wednesday, Friday

9:00 am to 2:00 pm

WE ONLY ACCEPT COMPLAINTS/ TICKETS GIVEN BY:

  • City of Selma Police Officers
  • City of Selma Code Enforcement Officers
  • City of Selma Business License Inspector

Unable to Pay Fines and Court Cost

In an event that you are unable to pay your ticket before your court date, you can appear in court and ask to be placed on a payment plan. Please come to court to avoid the FTA process. If one misses court twice after being notified, a warrant will be issued. It is the defendants’ responsibility to update your address.

 

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Samantha Livingston

Samantha Livingston

Interim Chief Magistrate

Contact

Address

Selma Municipal Court
1300 Alabama Avenue
Selma, AL 36703

Hours

Monday-Friday
8:00 am to 4:00 pm

Warrant Hours

Monday -Wednesday:
9:00 am to 2:00 pm

Phone

(334) 874-2135

Fax:

(334) 874-2420

Email

slivingston@selma-al.gov

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Severe Weather Alert!

OFFICE CLOSURE NOTICE!

Due to the threat of severe weather, all non-essential city services will be closed on Friday, March 18, 2022.  The City will continue to monitor the situation and depending on the severity of the event may make further changes to hours of operation. 

The Selma Police & Fire Departments will be on regular duty and Public Works will be on call working diligently to address issues as they occur, along with reporting issues to the Alabama Department of Transportation and local utility companies.

Residents are encouraged to stay informed and take proper precautions.  Please stay off roadways as conditions, power lines, and/or trees may be impacted.

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