The Municipal Court has jurisdiction over violations of State law and local ordinances that occur within the city limits of Union City.
The violations include most traffic related violations and some misdemeanor charges such as:
- Shoplifting less than $300.00
- Possession if marijuana, less than 1 oz.
The Union City Municipal Court is comprised of two divisions:
- Traffic Court
- Environmental Court
Traffic Court adjudicates most infractions that violate state law. Environmental Court is responsible for adjudicating violations of local ordinances.