Payment of Fines and Court Costs
You may pay your fine before your originally assigned court date either online, in person, by mail, or by phone.
If paying online, payment by VISA, MasterCard or Discover will be accepted. There's a nominal processing fee for online payment.
PAYING IN PERSON:
Bring cash, money order, cashiers check or credit card (VISA, MasterCard or Discover) to the Municipal Court office. NO PERSONAL CHECKS ACCEPTED. The hours are Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., except on Tuesdays when the Court Office closes at 4 p.m. before a Court Session to re-open at 5:30 p.m.
PAYING BY MAIL:
Return your copy of the summons with your signature on the back waiving your right to trial and entering your plea of guilty along with money order or cashier's check payable to the City of St. Peters to:
St. Peters Municipal Court
P.O. Box 9
St. Peters, MO 63376NO PERSONAL/BUSINESS CHECKS ACCEPTED.
By state statute, court costs are incurred at the filing of the ticket and must be paid along with the fine.
If you receive a summons in an area marked as noted below and you wish to plead guilty, call the Court Clerk who will advise the standard fine:
A. Special Enforcement
B. School Speed Zone
C. Work/Construction Zone
D. Double Fine Zone
You must appear in Court:
Please wait 10 days after receiving your ticket to pay out of Court. Failure to appear in Court or to pay on or before the Court date in person or by mail will result in a warrant being issued for your arrest and additional costs.
- All persons under the age of 18 (16 & 17 years of age) must appear in court with a parent or legal guardian.
- If an accident was involved.
- Speeding 26 mph or more over speed limit.
- For charges not listed below.
FINE LIST - All fines INCLUDE Court costsEffective as of July 1, 2014
0-10 MPH OVER LIMIT $70
11 MPH OVER LIMIT $73
12 MPH OVER LIMIT $76
13 MPH OVER LIMIT $79
14 MPH OVER LIMIT $82
15 MPH OVER LIMIT $85
16 MPH OVER LIMIT $89
17 MPH OVER LIMIT $93
18 MPH OVER LIMIT $97
19 MPH OVER LIMIT $101
20 MPH OVER LIMIT $115
21 MPH OVER LIMIT $125
22 MPH OVER LIMIT $135
23 MPH OVER LIMIT $145
24 MPH OVER LIMIT $155
25 MPH OVER LIMIT $165
26 OR MORE MPH OVER LIMIT MUST GO TO COURT
Borrowed Plates $75
Cut through Lot to Avoid Intersection $115
Defective Exhaust $75
Defective Headlight/Tail Light $75
Driving Wrong Way $115
Driving on Closed Roadway $115
Electric Signal Violation $110
Expired Operator's License $110
Expired or NO License Plates $75
Failure to Dim Headlights $115
Failure to Display Valid Inspection Sticker $75
Failure to Drive Single Lane/Improper Lane Use $115.00
Failure to Register Vehicle $75
Failure to Signal Turn or Lane Change $115
Failure to Stop at Stop Sign $110
Failure to Stop for School Bus $150
Failure to Yield Right of Way $115
Impeding the Flow of Traffic $115
Improper Left or Right Turn $115
Improper Passing $115
Improper Start from Stop/Squealing Tires $115
Improper U-turn $115
MO Resident with Out of State License $110
No Headlights $115
No Operator's License in Possession $110
No seat belt (driver or Passenger) $10.00
No Tail Lights/License Plate Light $75
No Valid Operator's License $110
Not DOT Approved Motorcycle Helmet $25
Not Motorcycle Qualified $110
One License Plate/Improper Display $75
Parking Violation/No Handicap Placard $327.50
Parking Violation/No Handicap Placard Displayed $77.50
Parking Violation in Fire Lane $80
Parking Violation All Others $55
Transport Child Under 8 Unprotected $77.50
Tinted Windows $70
Animal Running at Large $105
Barking Dog $105
No Rabies Tag Displayed $105
St. Peters Justice Center
1020 Grand Teton Drive
St. Peters, MO 63376
Court office hours:
Mon.-Fri., 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Court Days, 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Re-open at 5:30 p.m.
To contact the Court, call 636-279-8280.