Your Day in Court

Rules and Procedures
Please be aware of, and adhere to, the following rules and procedures when attending the Wheat Ridge Municipal Court:
  • Dress in modest casual or professional attire (sleeves are required)
  • Clothing which contains offensive language and/or offensive pictures is not permitted
  • Shoes are required at all times
  • Hats and/or sunglasses are not to be worn
  • No food or beverages allowed in the courtroom. Water is allowed if it has a lid.
  • Chewing gum is not permitted
  • Cell phones, pagers, and/or any other electronic devices must be turned off
  • Be prepared for any item brought into the court to be screened and/or confiscated
Failing to follow any of the above rules may result in removal from the Court.

Security
You will be required to enter the courtroom through a security screening system. All parties entering the courtroom are subject to search. Prohibited items include, but are not limited to:
  • Firearms
  • Drugs
  • Knives
  • Scissors
  • Sharp tools
  • Explosives
  • Gases
  • Mace
  • Pepper spray
  • Handcuffs
  • Martial arts weapons
Other items may also be deemed a security risk or dangerous. The Court does not store prohibited items.