Due to the COVID-19 virus emergency declared by the United States government, the Washington state government, and Skagit County, the Anacortes Municipal Court will be closed to the public until further notice.
Inner court clerk and judicial operations will continue while the office is closed to the public.
The Anacortes Municipal Court is responsible for processing infractions and citations in violation of city ordinances and state statutes issued by the Anacortes Police Department. The court has a duty to set cases for arraignments, hearings, probation revocations, and trials.
The Anacortes Municipal Court handles a variety of cases.
Criminal Traffic Cases: DUI, Negligent Driving 1, Reckless Driving, Driving while license suspended, and other criminal traffic violations
Criminal Non Traffic Cases: Assault 4, Theft 3, Disorderly Conduct, and Criminal Trespass
Traffic Infractions: speeding, failure to obey traffic device, no valid operator’s license, and no insurance
Other Hearings: dog running at large, potentially dangerous dog cases, and motion to modify or rescind no contact orders