Ripley Municipal Court hears traffic and other misdemeanor violations of the Mississippi Code of 1972 Annotated as well as building/residential code and animal control violations from the City of Ripley code of Ordinances.
The Municipal Court sits in regular session on the third Thursday of each month at 9:00am at the Tippah County Courthouse in the 2nd floor courtroom.
Individuals choosing to pay the standard fine on traffic tickets in lieu of making a court appearance are encouraged to contact the court for information. However, there are several traffic and other misdemeanor violations that require a mandatory court appearance.
In some cases, in lieu of incarceration, the court uses a work release program to allow those individuals that cannot pay their fines to be assigned daily work assignments until the fine is worked off.
Municipal Court Clerk: Courtney Lewis - 662-837-3659
Deputy Clerks: Breat Tye, Tracy Luna, Shana Casteel, and Vickie Horton
Municipal Judge: Sonny Meeks
City Prosecuting Attorney: Bart Adams
Tippah County Courthouse 205 West Spring Street. (Location of court)