Municipal Court

2019 Docket Dates

2019 Docket Dates

Current Warrants are listed on the Lawson Police Department Website at

Payment By Internet

Use the following links to pay by internet. The processing agent charges a 6% fee for Court Payments. 



The City of Lawson Municipal Court provides citizens with a fair and impartial court of law by interpreting and adjudicating applicable city ordinances. Our pledge is to uphold this commitment and offer courteous customer service to all citizens.

The Lawson Municipal Court is generally held at 5:30 PM on the first Thursday of each month.  The Municipal Judge may alter the Court schedule see please check the calendar or contact City Hall at (816) 580-3217 if you need to confirm a court date.


Procedures & Fines

The City of Lawson court docket is the schedule of the court. Defendants will be expected to adhere to the procedures and protocol of the court at all times, including proper attire.

All mobile devices, including phones, must be turned off. Photography and audio recordings are prohibited. No food or drink will be allowed in the court room at any time.




Municipal Judge Jeffrey Eastman  
City Prosecutor Ellen Jacobs  
Court Clerk  Dea Dea Craye