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The City of Albertville is taking the following precautionary methods in light of the COVID-19 situation: Spring recreation sports will be delayed until June 1st. Sand Mountain Park staff will be available to answer any questions for membership, program sport participants, and coaches via 256-891-8240, and will remain open to the public, for now, at the Armory. Albertville Public Library and Albertville Senior Center will be closed through at least April 30th. Per Alabama Supreme Court, Albertville Municipal Court will be cancelled March 17th through April 30th. Please contact the Magistrate's Office for your updated court date at 256-891-8291. The Magistrate's office will be closed to the public, but will take payments and handle business through their drive-up window. The Magistrate's lobby will only remain open for warrants. City Hall, at this time, will remain open to the public during normal business hours. Please contact us at 256-891-8200 with any questions or concerns. If you need help with food assistance or "of need" resources available to you as a resident of Marshall County, please call 2-1-1 by phone to be connected to a trained professional that can assist your needs through United Way of Marshall County. All residents of Albertville are urged to practice social distancing by keeping at least a six foot distance from others, not gathering in groups of 10 or more for non-work related gatherings, or any non-work related gatherings that cannot maintain a six foot distance as they are currently prohibited by Governor Kay Ivey in the State of Alabama. 

MUNICIPAL COURT

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ABOUT US

The Albertville Municipal Court has control over city ordinance violations, traffic violations administered by the Albertville Police Department and criminal misdemeanors only. The jurisdiction of the Albertville Municipal Court is limited to the city limits of Albertville and three miles outside the city limits, within police jurisdiction.

The Court's purpose is to provide a fair, impartial and efficient court system for municipal charges.   Municipal court responsibilities include:

  • Management of all pending criminal cases
  • Collections and remittance of all fines, forfeitures, court cost and restitution
  • Issuance of subpoenas, warrants and certified copies of court records
  • Maintain all court records to include final dispositions, sentencing and probation

 

COURT SCHEDULE

Albertville Municipal Court is held every Tuesday. Plea days are on the first, third, and fifth Tuesdays of every month. Plea days begin with non-traffic offenses at 9:00 a.m. Traffic offenses begin at 1:00 p.m. the same day. Plea days are for the defendant to plead guilty or not guilty for the offense with which they were charged. The second and fourth Tuesdays are reserved for trial dates and begin at 1:00 p.m.