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District Criminal/Traffic Division

The District Criminal/Traffic Division is the largest department within the Office of the Circuit Court Clerk. This division provides bench clerks for all criminal and traffic courts. It also maintains all of the open case files for these courts and houses the bench warrants for 24-hour verification by law enforcement. The Call Center is also located in the District Criminal/Traffic Division.

The District Criminal/Traffic Division provides these services:

  • Posts all types of bail bonds
  • Collects fines and costs for court-ordered and prepayable citations
  • Accepts proof for citation offenses
  • Schedules and reschedules court dates
  • Accepts proof of completed volunteer work in lieu of fine payments
  • Assists people seeking information about the arrest of family or friends
  • Releases liens for property bonds

Contact Information

District Criminal/Traffic Division
Office of Circuit Court Clerk
Louis D. Brandeis Hall of Justice
Room 1127 and Room 1146, First Floor
600 W. Jefferson St.
Louisville, KY 40202
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Phone: 502-595-3060

Fax: 502-595-4147


Monday - Saturday
7:30 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.