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Municipal Court

Per order of the Alabama Supreme Court, all Tuscaloosa Municipal Court proceedings scheduled to take place between March 16 and April 16 will be rescheduled for a later date.

Additionally, all Court Ordered deadlines are being extended to May 16. During this 60-day period, this court will NOT order any new fees or warrants related to Failure to Appear or Pay. Non-appearance due dates will have until May 16 to bring the case up-to-date.

We ask that all citizens limit person-to-person contact with the court by using the overnight dropbox, online payments, U.S. mail, and electronic communications.

Rescheduled Appearance dates will be available after March 23.

If you have a scheduled court appearance during this time and your address has changed or will change before March 23, please contact the court to update all records.

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Criminal Arraignment (A-L):  8:30 a.m.

Criminal Arraignment (M-Z): 1:30 p.m.


Traffic Arraignment (A-L):  8:30 a.m.

Traffic Arraignment (M-Z): 1:30 p.m.



Trials 8:30 a.m.

Trials 1:30 p.m.


Public Defender Case Review (A-L):  8:30 a.m.

Public Defender Case Review (M-Z): 1:30 p.m.



Payment Review: 8:30 a.m.

Specialty Dockets:
1:30 p.m. 


Contact Information

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Honorable Ricky J. McKinney

Municipal Court Judge

Mailing Address

Tuscaloosa Municipal Court 
2122 6th Street
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401

Physical Address

2122 6th Street
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401

Monday - Friday
7 a.m. - 5 p.m.