Municipal Court

Municipal Court

Notice: Closure

In the interest of public health during the COVID-19 outbreak, Issaquah Municipal Court modifies operations effective at 12:00 p.m. on Monday, March 16, 2020 thru April 24, 2020. The court will reschedule all out of custody court hearings. The court window will be closed. Staff in the court clerk’s office will be available by telephone, and both mail and email will be received.

Notice of rescheduled hearings from the court will be sent via US mail. If your mailing address needs to be updated with the court, please call us at (425) 837-3170.

Probation appointments will be conducted via telephone. The defendant is required to contact his/her probation officer at the regularly scheduled time via telephone at (425) 837-3168, unless otherwise directed by the Probation Officer.

Jury service for the March and April jury terms have been cancelled.

A complete list of court modifications is detailed in the Administrative Order signed by the Presiding Judge on March 20, 2020.

Mission

Welcome to Issaquah Municipal Court. Our mission is to establish and maintain public trust and confidence. The court proudly serves the citizens of Issaquah, North Bend and Snoqualmie.

Limited Jurisdiction

As a court of limited jurisdiction, the municipal court is authorized by the laws of the State of Washington to preside over all criminal misdemeanors and gross misdemeanors, as well as traffic, non-traffic and parking infractions occurring within the city limits of Issaquah, North Bend and Snoqualmie.

All cases filed are processed in accordance with court procedure and the laws of the State of Washington, under the direction of the presiding judge.