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Payment of FinesPayment 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 63376


NO 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:
  • 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.

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.

FINE LIST - All fines INCLUDE Court costs

Effective as of July 1, 2014


SPEEDING VIOLATIONS

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


OTHER VIOLATIONS

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



Location:

St. Peters Justice Center

1020 Grand Teton Drive

St. Peters, MO 63376

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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.

 

Fax: 636-928-4482.

 


 

 
 
 
 
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