48th District Court

Beginning August 2, 2021 the 48th District Court will be accepting in person business.  For the safety of all, anyone entering the courthouse, other than court employees, is required to wear a mask at all times regardless of vaccination status. 

Some Court hearings will proceed electronically via Zoom. If your Notice to Appear does NOT state Zoom, then you are required to appear in person.  Please closely review your Notice to Appear.

Walk-in arraignments will not be handled at this time: 

Arraignments will be held during the times listed below via Zoom.  Contact the Court for arrignment instructions.  

Monday and Tuesday: 12:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Thursday:                       8:30 a.m - 11:00 a.m., & 12:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Friday:                             8:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Document Submissions

 Documents, pleadings, signed waivable tickets or any other filings may be submitted in-person, by mail, or deposited in the Court's drop box located near the front entrance of the courthouse. Attorney appearances may also be submitted by fax or email. Items placed in the drop box after 4:00 p.m., will be posted as received on the Court's next business day.

Remote proceedings can be accessed via Zoom for the courtrooms below, by logging in with the associated Meeting ID: 

When Entering the virtual courtroom, please remain silent.

Judge Marc Barron:  297 330 6053

Judge Kimberly Small: 356 222 5556

Judge Diane D'Agostini: 878 792 9161

Remote proceedings for the 48th District Court Magistrate's courtroom can be accessed via the YouTube channel by clicking on the link below.

48th District Court Magistrate

PLEASE NOTE: Any recording of a court proceeding held by video or teleconference, including “screen shots” or other visual copying of a hearing, is absolutely prohibited. Violation of these prohibitions may result in sanctions, including removal of court-issued media credentials, restricted entry to future hearings, denial of entry to future hearings, or any other sanctions deemed necessary by the court. Members of the press and public are also expected to mute their phones and to not disrupt proceedings in any manner.

​PLEASE PAY ONLINE to minimize exposure to the Coronavirus. Payments made after 4:00 p.m. are posted on the next business day. Please print and retain your payment confirmation.

IMPORTANT PAYMENT NOTICE: It is your responsibility to pay the correct amount due regardless of the amount shown on the original ticket or the payment website.  If you have any questions prior to making your payment call the Court at (248) 647-1141.
Extension 150: Civil Infraction Tickets
Extension 148: Misdemeanor

OPTION 1: Court Fee's Assessed After Hearing or After Original Due Date 
Select OPTION 1 if you have not paid your violation by the due date or if you came to Court and your violation and or fine was altered. This includes: Tickets, Bond, Fines & Costs, Late Fees, Warrant Fees, Supensions Fees, Civil Filing Fees and Michigan State Police Citations. 

OPTION 2: Ticket Fines on or Before Due Date

Select OPTION 2 to pay ticket fines before original due date.

 ADA Assistance

Hearing Impaired
Reserve a receiver and transmitter in advance of scheduled court date. Request for Reasonable Accommodations and Response; Grievance Procedure

ADA Coordinator
Patrick Dunn