The Florence Municipal Court handles all misdemeanors occurring within the Florence city limits. Court is held every Tuesday and Thursday at 8:00 a.m. and every third Tuesday at 1:00 p.m.

The Florence Municipal Judge Chris Smith, and the Florence Municipal Prosecutor, Heath Trousdale, work part-time and are available on days they are in court.

The Municipal Court Clerk/Magistrate and the other magistrates handle all court business on a daily basis and can contact the Judge or Prosecutor if necessary.

Some charges are payable without a court appearance and are accepted until 4 p.m. the day before the court date. Cashier checks, money orders, and cash are acceptable methods of payment. Other charges require a court appearance.

If you have any questions about your court appearance please call the Florence Municipal Court offices.

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William T. Musgrove, III
City Attorney

Debbie Alexander
Court Clerk/Magistrate

Florence Municipal Court
651 South Seminary St.
Florence, AL 35630
Phone: (256) 760-6625
Fax: (256) 760-6509