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Court 42

General Information:

Court hours are Monday – 12:00 noon to 6:00 pm.  Tuesday, Thursday and Friday – 10:00 am 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 4:30 pm at the Newport, DE 19804.  The judge is in during those hours.  Phone calls are not accepted when the judge is in.

Payments can be made in person, over the phone and online.  We accept Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express.


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.