Sterling Municipal Court

Municipal CourtThe Sterling Municipal Court is dedicated to providing fair, efficient, professional, and effective disposition of all matters within its jurisdiction. The Municipal Court has jurisdiction of violations of city ordinances for traffic cases and other types of cases, such as fire code, property violations, and other misdemeanor criminal matters. All other more serious criminal matters are handled through Rice County.

Court Officials

  • Rick Burgess, Judge
  • City Attorney, Scott Bush
  • Court Clerk, Jessi Dobson 

Municipal Court will be held on the 1st Thursday of each month at 5:00 p.m.

For Municipal Court related matters, please call 620-278-3423.

  1. Sterling Municipal Court

    Physical Address
    114 N. Broadway
    Sterling, KS 67579

    Mailing Address
    P.O. Box 287
    Sterling, KS 67579

    Fax: (620) 278-2866


    Monday - Friday

    8:00 am - 5:00 pm