Court FAQ

Sandy Springs Municipal Court Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

The court staff will be happy to assist you with any procedural matter you may have questions about, including information on any bond posted at the time of arrest. Please remember that our court staff cannot answer legal questions, or give you advice about what to do with your case. If you need legal advice, please consult with an attorney.

I received a citation / ticket from a Sandy Springs police officer – what do I need to do now?

How do I pay my fine?

Can I pay my ticket before the court date and keep from having to go to court?

How can I change my court date?

What is a "must appear" offense?

What do I need to know before arriving in court?

What if I want to plead not guilty and have a trial?

Do I need an attorney to represent my case?

How do I obtain or request a copy of my accident or police report?

How do I receive a trial by jury?

How do I appeal the judge's decision?

Are foreign language interpreters available?