Moses Lake Municipal Court is a department of the Grant County District Court. The City entered into an Interlocal Agreement in January of 2022 for the County to process all citations falling under the jurisdiction of Municipal Court. Both Grant County and the City of Moses recognize the importance of treating individuals appearing before the court in a fair and impartial manner.
Municipal Courts operate under the city ordinances, state statutes, and applicable federal constitutional law. Municipal Courts have jurisdiction over non-traffic infractions and violations of city ordinances and does not process traffic and criminal citations, misdemeanors, gross misdemeanors, and preliminary hearings in felony cases.