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Visiting the Courts Building
Circuit Court Clerk
Visiting the Courts Building

Courtroom Information

When you enter the courthouse

  • You will be required to pass through metal detectors.
  • All cases and purses brought into the building will be screened.
  • All prohibited items must be left outside the Courthouse, at home, or in your vehicle.
  • Sheriff’s deputies will not hold or take any responsibility for items left outside the Courthouse.
  • Docket boards providing case times/locations are posted on the first and second floors.

Courtroom etiquette

Appropriate dress is required for all court proceedings.

  • No shorts
  • No tank tops
  • No mini skirts
  • No cut-off jeans
  • No clothing with obscene or vulgar wording or pictures.
  • No smoking/vaping

Not allowed in courthouse

The Court prohibits

  • ALL electronic devices including but not limited to
    • cell phones
    • cameras
    • tablets
    • laptop computers
    • radios
    • video games
    • mp3 devices
    • smart watches
  • ANYTHING that could be used as a weapon including but not limited to
    • guns/bullets
    • knives
    • scissors
    • nail trimmers
    • knitting needles
  • Food and drink are allowed ONLY IN RESTRICTED AREAS.  
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