Town of Dauphin Island
1011 Bienville Boulevard
Dauphin Island, Alabama 36528
Phone: (251) 861-5525
Municipal Court Clerk
(251) 861-5525 Ext 221
Dauphin Island Municipal Court is a court of limited jurisdiction and hears misdemeanor cases. Court is held on the second Wednesday of every month. The arraignment setting begins at 4:00 PM and trial at 5:00 PM. If a defendant is declared indigent by the Judge, an attorney will be provided by the Town.
The following is a list of some of the cases that are heard in a municipal court:
Town Ordinance violations
Alcohol and Drug violations
Any other violations of state or local laws that are defined as misdemeanors
The Judge is the only authority that can grant the opportunity to attend Traffic School in lieu of conviction of a minor traffic violation.
Any conviction in Dauphin Island Municipal Court may be appealed to Mobile County Circuit Court. Dauphin Island Municipal Court strives to be fair and impartial in the disposition of all cases under its jurisdiction.