Cayce Municipal Court
COURT CLOSED THROUGH JUNE 30, 2020
In accordance with the South Carolina Chief Justice’s directive issued March 16, 2020, Cayce Municipal Court is closed through June 30, 2020 due to the outbreak of the COVID-19 Pandemic and concern for public health. All parties will be notified of new court dates at the address that is on file with the Municipal Court. If you have moved or need to update your address, please call 803-550-9550 and leave a message with your name, address, and phone number or email us at [email protected]. Preliminary Hearings are postponed until further notice. Due to the lobby of the Cayce Department of Public Safety being closed, fine payments can be made online at www.CayceCourtPmts.com, or by phone at (803) 234-6867. If mailing a money order or cashier’s check, Please send to: Cayce Municipal Court P.O. Box 3408, Cayce, SC 29171, or by dropping off exact change to the Cayce Municipal Complex drive-thru window located at 1800 12th St. Cayce, SC 29033, which is the building behind the Police Department. All forms and monies must be in an envelope that is addressed to CAYCE MUNICIPAL COURT. Please note, staff at the drive-thru window will not be able to answer any questions, they will just be able to take your paperwork. A receipt will be mailed to you after the payment is processed.
Welcome to Cayce Municipal Court. The court is part of the integrated judicial system for South Carolina and serves as the judicial branch in the government of the City of Cayce. We are committed to administering justice in a fair, efficient and professional manner and to ensuring that the rights of all persons are observed. With a focus on protecting those rights and privileges and liberties guaranteed by the Constitutions of the United State of America and of the State of South Carolina, Cayce Municipal Court will consistently and impartially interpret, apply and abide by applicable laws. We seek to continually enhance our court operations to promote confidence in our court.
Municipal Court Information
The Cayce Municipal Court is located at 1800 12th Street. The Honorable Shannon F. Bobertz and The Honorable Bryan S. Jeffries serve as Co-Chief Judges. As Clerk of Court, Rachel Stuckey is responsible for administering the daily operations of the Cayce Municipal Court.
Cayce Municipal Court schedules and adjudicates criminal, traffic and city ordinance violations that occur within the City of Cayce. As a court of limited jurisdiction, the Court hears misdemeanor criminal cases and those cases that are subject to a fine of up to $500.00 (not including mandatory assessments and fees) and/or that are subject to a sentence not exceeding imprisonment of 30 days. Cayce Municipal court may also hear cases that are remanded back from Richland or Lexington County General Sessions Courts if the associated fines and sentences do not exceed $5,500.00 or one year of imprisonment.
Counties covered in City Limits: Lexington and Richland
The Municipal Court Division provides:
- Case docketing
- Case management
- Alternative sentence monitoring
- Court fines collection
- Court fine and case load reporting
Municipal Court judges and staff ensure citizens and users of the court receive efficient, fair and impartial justice, regardless of individual circumstances and background, in order to protect each citizen’s right to due process under the laws of our country and state.
Cayce Municipal Court conducts bench trials every Tuesday at 8:30 a.m. and Thursday at 2:30 p.m..
Dockets are updated weekly.
Municipal Court proceedings have been cancelled and will be rescheduled for a later time. Letters will be mailed with new court dates and times. Court payments will only be accepted online or via mail. Any payments not processed will be automatically continued.
- Physical Address
1800 12th Street
Cayce, SC 29033
- Mailing Address
City of Cayce Municipal Court
Post Office Box 3408
Cayce, SC 29171
- Rachel Stuckey
Clerk of Court