Quick Announcements (Updated 04/25/2022)

April 25, 2022 – Paving Workshop

April 21, 2022 – Pass Christian Grant Summary

April 6, 2022 – PSA: Grayson Ave Water Service Interuption

March 10, 2022 – Health & Wellness Fair Flyer

Feb 28, 2022 – ROAD CLOSURE

Feb 12, 2022 – Police Rules for 2022 Mardi Gras Parade

Jan 26, 2022- Civil Service Meeting Cancellation

Dec 28, 2021 – CITY HALL closed for CONSTRUCTION

Dec 28, 2021 – Civil Service Meeting Rescheduled to 01/26

Dec 21, 2021 – City Office Holiday Hours

Dec 14, 2021 – WLOX New Year’s Blood Drive

Nov 23, 2021 – Christmas In The Pass Info

Nov 23, 2021 – Epsy Gun Range Project

Nov 22, 2021 – Breakfast with the Mayor Video Feed

Nov 05, 2021 – Road Closure Announcement

Nov 04, 2021 – 25th Annual Holiday Boutique

Oct 12, 2021 – West Pass Station Development

Oct 2, 2021 – PC Final TIF Bond

Oct 2, 2021 – City Res Adopting TIF Plan

Sept 8, 2021 – ONE COAST, ONE RECOVERY

August 8, 2021 – PSA: FLOOD PLAIN Management Notice

July 29, 2021 – PRESS Release: Harrison County untility Authority

May 4, 2021 – Continuation Certified Motion fo ZETA & COVID-19 –

 

June 28, 2021 – HOMETOWN HEROES BANNER PROGRAM

April 1, 2021 – Golf Cart Ordinance

Jan 25, 2021 – PSA: Charlot Death – Reward Announcement

For up-to-date and accurate information regarding the COVID-19 pandemic, please visit coronavirus.gov

Municipal Court

Phone: 228-452-3307

FAX: 228-452-3320

Physical Address:  105 Hiern Ave.

Mailing Address: 200 W Scenic Dr. Pass Christian, MS 39571

Office hours: are 8 AM to 4:30 PM  Monday thru Friday

Court is held at 105 Hiern Ave.at our new location. Parking on Hiern ave. see on map

Court sessions are every Wednesday at 1:30 PM except when there is a fifth Wednesday in the month.

Judge: Lewie G. “Skip” Negrotto IV

Prosecutor: Ed Edwards

Pro Tem: Steve Simpson, Jim Simpson, Bradley W. Rath, Ryne Hand

Court of Appeals Prosecutor: Ryne Hand

Court Clerk:       Tina Dupree
EMAIL: tdupree@pass-christian.com

COURT ROOM RULES:
Appropriate attire is required in the court room. Cell phones must be turned OFF.

The following are not allowed:

Purses and/or bags of any kind

Hoodies

Hats/sunglasses

Recording devices

Weapons of any kind

Food and drink

 

INITIAL APPEARANCE:

Extensions of this date are not typically given, but if circumstances arise, please contact the court in person.

FAILURE TO APPEAR IN COURT WILL RESULT IN A WARRANT BEING ISSUED FOR YOUR ARREST.

FAQ

How can I pay my fine?

Acceptable forms of payment are: cash, check, cashier check, money order (made payable to Pass Christian Municipal Court), and credit/debit cards. There is a 4% convenience fee when using a card. At this time we are unable to take payments over the phone or online. Checks, cashier checks and money orders may be mailed to our mailing address.

If your fine can be paid prior to your court date and/or you have a payment plan, you can pay online at https://www.municipalonlinepayments.com/passchristianms

Or you can pay by phone by calling 888-291-1841.

 

Can I get a payment plan?

  Payment in full is expected upon a guilty verdict. Available options can be discussed with the judge on your court date.

 

May I contact the judge and/or prosecutor prior to my court date?

 No. You will have an opportunity to talk with the prosecutor at your initial appearance.

How much is my ticket?
The following is a list of citations that may be paid prior to court. If your infraction is not listed, court appearance may be mandatory.

 

CARELESS DRIVING $163.00 63-3-1213
CHILD RESTRAINT VIOLATION $128.00 63-7-301
DISREGARD TRAFFIC CONTROL DEVICE $190.00 63-3-313
DRIVING DURING RESTRICTED HOURS $188.00 63-1-21 (3) (a)
DRIVING IN MORE THAN ONE LANE $188.00 63-3-603
DRIVING ON WRONG SIDE OF ROAD $208.00 63-3-301
DRIVING WITHOUT HEADLIGHTS

$188.00

63-7-11

EXPIRED DRIVERS LICENSE        $303

DRIVING WRONG WAY ON ONE WAY ST

$188.00

 63-1-5

FAIL TO YIELD BLUE LIGHTS AND SIRENS $353.00 63-3-809
FAIL TO YIELD RIGHT OF WAY $203.00 63-3-1003
FAILURE TO DIM HEADLIGHTS $188.00 63-7-33
FAILURE TO SIGNAL $188.00 63-3-707
FOLLOWING TOO CLOSELY $188.00 63-3-619
HANDICAPPED PARKING VIOLATION $150.00 27-19-56
IMPROPER EQUIPMENT $188.00 63-3-7
IMPROPER LANE CHANGE $188.00 63-3-601
IMPROPER PARKING OR STOPPING $153.50 63-3-901
IMPROPER PASSING $165.50 63-3-611
IMPROPER TURN $188.00 63-3-703
MOVE OVER LAW $193.00

NO DRIVERS LICENSE

NO INSURANCE 1ST

$418.00

$401.00

 

 63-15-4

NO INSURANCE 2ND $501.00 63-15-4
NO INSURANCE 3RD $601.00 63-15-4
NO SEAT BELT $25.00 63-2-1
RAN RED LIGHT $190.00 63-3-313
RAN STOP SIGN $190.00 63-3-313
SPEEDING (1 TO 10 MPH OVER) $148.00 63-3-501
SPEEDING (11-20 MPH OVER) $168.00 63-3-501
SPEEDING (21-25 MPH OVER) $183.00 63-3-501
SPEEDING (26-30 MPH OVER) $193.00 63-3-501
SPEEDING (31-35 MPH OVER) $228.00 63-3-501
SPEEDING (OVER 36 MPH) $233.00 63-3-501
SPEEDING SCHOOL ZONE $243.50
TAG/DEFACED, COVERED OR OBSTRUCTED $188.00
TAG/EXPIRED OR MISSING $188.00 27-19-13
TINTED WINDOWS $158.00

 

If your fine is in collections, you may contact American Municipal Services (AMS) at 800-555-5160 or appear in court.