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- CITY COURT OF TERRE HAUTE
Honorable Sarah K. Mullican, Judge
TERRE HAUTE CITY COURT
Office Hours – Monday through Friday
8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Closed Legal Holidays
Jerri – Court Reporter
Jill – Court Bailiff
Terre Haute City Court has jurisdiction over criminal misdemeanors, state infractions, and city ordinance violations. The court has geographical jurisdiction in Vigo County, not just within the city limits of Terre Haute.
A violation of the Indiana Statutes for which a person might be imprisoned up to one year. Fines up to $5,000 can also be added with a conviction.
A violation of the Indiana Statute for which a person might be fined but not imprisoned. Most traffic violations are considered infractions, but not all. Fines up to $10,000 may be added with a conviction.
Terre Haute City Ordinance Violations, such as trash and debris, and overgrowth of grass and weeds, and animal neglect, can be assessed fines up to $300.
Fines, Costs and Fees
The Terre Haute City Clerk’s Office collects fines and costs for all cases under the jurisdiction of the Terre Haute City Court.
All correspondence must be sent to the City Clerk's Office.
Their mailing address is:
17 Harding Avenue
Room 102 City Hall
Terre Haute, IN 47807
- Be sure to include your full name, date of birth and reference any case numbers/citation numbers in your correspondence.
- The City Clerk's Office does not respond to electronic mail concerning case information.
- You must contact the office
by telephone at 812-232-3375 or by fax at 812-232-3983.