Message from the Judge:
Welcome to the East Chicago City Court Website. I would like to thank you for visiting our Website and encourage you to learn more about the entire judicial system. The Court is a separate branch of city government and a part of the statewide court system, subject to the authority of the Supreme Court.
The East Chicago City Court handles cases that range from minor traffic violations to Class 1 misdemeanors carrying a maximum penalty of six months in jail and a $2,500 fine.
We are committed to improving the operations of the court to fulfill our mission.
“Justice Through Fairness”