Access and Security

  • Arrive early. You are required to pass through “airport” type screening and search at the main entry.
  • Weapons are strictly prohibited in the courtroom and the court facility.
  • Drugs, controlled substances, contraband or paraphernalia are not allowed in the court facility.
  • All electronic devices, including cellular phones, must be turned off.
  • Recording equipment and cameras are not allowed without advance permission of the judge.
  • No smoking, food, drink, or gum is allowed in the courtroom.
  • Suitable attire is required: Shoes, pants, shirts or similar attire must be worn. No shorts, tank tops, excessively soiled, damaged, or ill-fitting clothing is allowed in the courtroom.
  • Remove hats upon entering the courtroom.
  • Be polite and courteous to all court personnel and those around you.