In an effort to keep both the public and courthouse employees safe, all people entering the Municipal Court are subject to security screening, including the following:
Passing through a metal detector
Having handbags, backpacks, purses, briefcases and other carried items searched
And if necessary, being checked by a handheld metal detector wand.
COVID-19 health screening questions
Temperature will be taken
Anyone with a temperature or feeling ill will be denied entry into the courthouse.
Cell phones, electronic devices and packages of any kind are also subject to inspection. Food items, drinks and gum are prohibited from the courthouse. The Security Screener will not hold onto any items for people entering the courthouse.
No weapons allowed
Weapons of any kind are strictly prohibited. Prohibited items include, but are not limited to, the following:
Guns, ammunition and explosive materials
Swords, utility blades, knives, razor knives and razor blades
Pepper spray and mace
Illegal substances, including illegal drugs
Any type of dangerous or hazardous property or materials
Secure weapons lockers are provided at the courthouse. Please ask the Security Screener for help getting a locker for your weapon.