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Misconduct Report: November 2014

Mississippi municipal courts

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"The Mississippi municipal courts have jurisdiction over misdemeanor crimes, municipal ordinances and city traffic violations. Municipal judges may conduct initial appearances in which defendants are advised of the charges being filed, as well as bond hearings and preliminary hearings.

There are 226 Municipal Courts. Most municipalities have one municipal judge, although a few jurisdictions have several.

Most municipal judges are appointed by governing bodies of municipalities. Terms of office vary.[1]


County Court
Monroe Aberdeen municipal court
Monroe Amory municipal court
Washington Arcola municipal court
Panola Batesville municipal court
Jasper Bay Springs municipal court
Hancock Bay St. Louis municipal court
Humphreys Belzoni municipal court
Harrison Biloxi municipal court
Prentiss Booneville municipal court
Rankin Brandon municipal court
Lincoln Brookhaven municipal court
Madison Canton municipal court
Leake Carthage municipal court
Coahoma Clarksdale municipal court
Bolivar Cleveland municipal court
Hinds Clinton municipal court
Tate Coldwater municipal court
Marion Columbia municipal court
Lowndes Columbus municipal court
Panola Como municipal court
Alcorn Corinth municipal court
Holmes Cruger municipal court
Holmes Durant municipal court
Scott Forest municipal court
Jackson Gautier municipal court
Washington Greenville municipal court
LeFlore Greenwood municipal court
Grenada Grenada municipal court
Harrison Gulfport municipal court
Forrest Hattiesburg municipal court
DeSoto Hernando municipal court
Washington Hollandale municipal court
Marshall Holly Springs municipal court
Chickasaw Houston municipal court
Sunflower Indianola municipal court
Humphreys Isola municipal court
Tishomingo Iuka municipal court
Hinds Jackson municipal court
Attala Kosciusko municipal court
Jones Laurel municipal court
Holmes Lexington municipal court
Harrison Long Beach municipal court
Humphreys Louise municipal court
Winston Louisville municipal court
George Lucedale municipal court
Lamar, Pearl River Lumberton municipal court
Madison Madison municipal court
Pike Magnolia municipal court
Quitman Marks municipal court
Pike McComb municipal court
Franklin Meadville municipal court
Lauderdale Meridian municipal court
Scott Morton municipal court
Jackson Moss Point municipal court
Adams Natchez municipal court
Union New Albany municipal court
Newton Newton municipal court
Jackson Ocean Springs municipal court
Chickasaw Okolona municipal court
DeSoto Olive Branch municipal court
Pike Osyka municipal court
Lafayette Oxford municipal court
Jackson Pascagoula municipal court
Harrison Pass Christian municipal court
Forrest Petal municipal court
Neshoba Philadelphia municipal court
Pearl River Picayune municipal court
Holmes Pickens municipal court
Pontotoc Pontotoc municipal court
Lamar Purvis municipal court
Clarke Quitman municipal court
Perry Richton municipal court
Madison Ridgeland municipal court
Sharkey Rolling Fork municipal court
Sunflower Ruleville municipal court
Panola Sardis municipal court
Tate Senatobia municipal court
Humphreys Silver City municipal court
DeSoto Southaven municipal court
Oktibbeha Starkville municipal court
Tallahatchie Sumner municipal court
Lamar Sumrall municipal court
Sunflower Sunflower municipal court
Tunica Tunica municipal court
Lee Tupelo municipal court
Tallahatchie Tutwiler municipal court
Walthall Tylertown municipal court
Lee Verona municipal court
Yalobusha Water Valley municipal court
Hancock Waveland municipal court
Tallahatchie Webb municipal court
Clay West Point municipal court
Stone Wiggins municipal court
Montgomery Winona municipal court
Yazoo Yazoo City municipal court

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