Court 42

General Information:

Court is open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday between the hours of 12:00 noon to 6:00 pm at the Newport Police Station, 226 N. James Street, Newport, DE, 19804.

On Wednesdays, Court hours are 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm at the Old Town Hall, 15 N. Augustine Street, Newport, DE  19804.  The judge is in from 12:00 noon to 4:30 pm.  Phone calls are not accepted at this location.

Payments can be made in the form of cash, check, money order and credit card (in person or over-the-phone).  We accept Visa, MasterCard and Discover.  At this time, we cannot accept online or check-by-phone payments.


Payments and Payment Arrangements:

Full payment is expected at the time of your plea.  If you are unable to pay the entire amount in full, the court is willing to break your fine up into three equal payments with a third of the total due when making a payment arrangement.  A fee of $30 is charged for this convenience and is payable at the time the arrangement is made.