City Court  

Glendale City Court Judges adjudicate criminal misdemeanors, City Code violations, traffic violations and certain juvenile offenses committed in the City of Glendale. In cases of domestic violence and harassment, the Court issues protective orders.  The Court has the authority to issue search warrants for misdemeanors and felonies.


5711 West Glendale Avenue, Glendale, AZ 85301
Phone:
(623) 930-2400 Fax: (623) 937-8860
Pay by Phone: (623) 930-2427

 Hours of Operation: 8AM - 5PM (M-F)




 COURT NOTICE                 

Per Administrative Order 2019-002 that went into effect February 1, 2019, persons are not permitted to use electronic devices to photograph, record or broadcast anything occurring in the courtroom or courthouse without prior permission of the Court. A violation of this rule may be subject to contempt or cited for criminal charges. -Administrative Order 2019-002Rule 122.1, Rules of the Supreme Court of AZ. 

 COURT SECURITY               

X-Ray Machine

The Glendale City Court has full-time security personnel
who are stationed at the main entrance to the court.

Everyone who visits the court must pass through a metal detector and must place all personal belongings through an X-ray machine to be viewed. In addition, your personal belongings may be subject to a search. - Administrative Order No. 2017 - 15, Administrative Order by Supreme Court of AZ.

Presiding Judge Finn

Presiding Judge Finn


Judge Burkholder   Judge Delgado   Judge Baxter

          Judge Burkholder             Judge Delgado               Judge Baxter

                                                                      
   
Elizabeth Finn, appointed by City Council in 2003, serves as Presiding Judge for Glendale City Court

John Burkholder, appointed by City Council 1995, serves as Judge for Glendale City Court

Manuel Delgado, appointed by City Council 2013, serves as Judge for Glendale City Court

Jean Baxter​, appointed by Presiding Judge in 2014, serves as Court Hearing Officer for Glendale City Court