Municipal Court

Brighton Municipal Court is a limited jurisdiction court serving the citizens of Brighton, Colorado. The Court has jurisdiction to hear cases of traffic, misdemeanor, animal and code violations, as well as parking citations.

Starting Friday, June 4, the following changes will be in effect for in-person and virtual hearings (*Note: On Friday, June 11, hearings will be virtual):


IN-PERSON HEARINGS:

- Friday (all times)

- Tuesdays at 10 a.m.

The Court will request defendants wear a face covering and observe social distancing. If you are ill or unable to appear at your scheduled court date, please contact the Municipal Court by email at municourt@brightonco.gov or you may call (303) 655-2064 to discuss your options.


REMOTE APPEARANCE - VIRTUAL HEARINGS:


- Tuesdays (except for 10 a.m.)

**Note: On Friday, June 11, hearings will be virtual


To appear for court remotely, please check-in through the Qless via the app on your mobile device or by clicking this Qless link. You will be required to have an electronic device with an internet connection, audio and video. An audio call is allowed, but not the preferred method of use. Please be sure to test your connection and audio in advance of your hearing.

Payments and Email


A payment dropbox is available inside the main entrance of the Brighton Police Department (3401 E. Bromley Lane) in front of the vestibule. Payments may also be made online at www.citepayusa.com/payments/welcome.do with your citation/ticket number. Additionally, payments may be mailed to the court at:

Brighton Municipal Court
3401 E. Bromley Lane
Brighton, CO 80601

Dress Code

Admittance to the Courtroom will not be permitted if you are wearing any of the following:

  • Shorts
  • Tank tops
  • Gang-related clothing
  • Drug-related clothing
  • Clothing with sexually explicit graphics
  • Pajamas