Municipal Court

The mission of the Municipal Court Department is to provide a strong municipal court system for the trial and interpretation of municipal regulations. The Municipal Court strives to ensure that individuals charged with violating Bel Aire ordinances receive a fair and just hearing. The Court adjudicates:

  • City traffic violations
  • DUI charges
  • Parking violations
  • Shoplifting

The Court also processes City code violations such as those involving neglected properties.

Court Meetings & Schedule

Municipal court meets the first Wednesday of every month and trials are scheduled for the third Thursday of every month.

View the Municipal Court Schedule (PDF)

View the 2024 Municipal Court Schedule


Payments can be made at Bel Aire Police Department located inside City Hall. If you are not required to appear in court, you may mail your payment to:

Bel Aire Police Department

7651 E Central Park Avenue

Bel Aire, KS 67226

Payments can be made over the phone by calling the Bel Aire Police Department at 316-744-2451 ext. 134 during business hours.

Appearing in Court

The Bel Aire Community Room serves as the Court room for the Municipal Court. The Municipal Judge, Court Clerk and Bel Aire Police Officers will be in attendance at every scheduled event. When you appear in Court you will be required to obey the following rules:

  • Appropriate clothing and shoes will be worn.
  • Cell phones and pagers will be turned off.
  • Food and drink are not allowed in the Courtroom.
  • The wearing of hats or caps is not allowed.

  1. Lindsie Nygaard

    Court/Police Clerk
    Phone: 316-744-2451 ext. 134