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Municipal Court

Responsibilities & Services

The Laramie Municipal Court has jurisdiction over all violations 
of City of Laramie Ordinances and adopted Wyoming State Statutes.
Citations written into the Municipal Court are issued by
the Laramie Police Department or the University of Wyoming Police Department. 

City parking ticket violations from the Laramie Police Department are filed exclusively in the Municipal Court. Parking tickets issued by the University of Wyoming are to be attended by the University of Wyoming Police Department and
University of Wyoming Transit and Parking Services.

The Municipal Court hears all City Ordinance violations including traffic, animal and failure to maintain insurance. Other offenses are adopted by Wyoming State Statute and can be written into the Municipal Court, i.e. DWUI (Driving While Under the 
Influence). 

Judge

The Court has one part-time Judge, Meredith Oakes Peterson.
Judge Peterson is a graduate of the University of Nebraska School of Law
and has practiced for 25 years, serving as defense counsel, county prosecutor and most recently, as a magistrate judge for the Sublette County Circuit Court. Judge Peterson was sworn in as Laramie Municipal Judge on April 1, 2013. 

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                        Municipal Judge Meredith Oakes Peterson


Municipal Court Schedule
Arraignments are held every Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday at 9:00 A.M. Check in begins at 8:00 A.M. Pleas allow sufficient time to check in before Court begins. 
Jury Trials are scheduled on Wednesdays at 9:00 A.M.
Scheduling Conferences for jailable offenses under Laramie Municipal Ordinances (Driving While Under the Influence, Driving While License Cancelled or Suspended and Failure to Maintain Liability Insurance) are held every Tuesday at 8:10 A.M.
Other Hearings are held every Monday, Tuesday and Thursday starting at 10:30 A.M. 





Contact Us
Location: 
City Hall
406 Ivinson St.
Room 207
Laramie, WY 82070

Mailing Address
Laramie Municipal Court

P.O. Box C
Laramie, WY 82073

Ph: (307) 721-5205
Fx: (307) 721-5211
Email
municourt@cityoflaramie.org

Hours:
Monday, Tuesday & Thursday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Wednesday - Closed

Friday
8:00 am - 1:00 pm
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City Hall: 406 Ivinson St.   |   Laramie, WY 82070   |   Ph: (307) 721-5200   |   Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm