The Town of
Although, DeMotte Police Officers have the luxury of writing citations into either the County Circuit Court or into the Town Court,
it is only a matter of convenience to the local public that citations are written into the local court.
Jasper County Circuit Court is located in
Our Town Judge Is:
Russell Bailey, Attorney At Law
If you wish to plead Liable to your citation, you may pay the citation without appearing in court. To plead Liable, sign the “APPEARANCE, ADMISSION OF VIOLATION AND WAIVER” form at the bottom of the back side of the citation and place it in an envelope with a Money Order. The amount required to pay the citation you are charged with is set forth below.
The court is not allowed to accept Personal Checks. Money
Orders must be made payable to the
NOW AVAILABLE: Citations may also be paid on the internet at http://www.govpaynow.com or by calling
888-604-7888. An internet transaction charges a 3.5% fee ($3.50 minimum) and a phone transaction charges a 5% fee ($5.00 minimum). Visa, Discover, Mastercard and American Express accepted. Enter pay location code (PLC): 6332 when paying online.
the Judge by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 219-987-5138 for
assistance. If you wish to receive receipt of your payment, you must enclose
a self addressed stamped envelope. If you plead Liable and are a resident of
may also plead Liable and pay the citation in person at the Judge’s Office at
If you fail to notify the court by mail of your Not Liable Plea, you will be required to appear a second time for trial. If you fail to exercise any of the above options you must appear in court on the date at the time specified at the bottom of the citation.
of fines may be made in person at the
(again, personal checks will not be accepted)
Please view the Town Court Fine Schedule or the Circuit Court Schedule supplied at the time of the traffic stop. If you need this schedule of fines you can download it here in PDF format. (FINE SCHEDULE)