Town Hall (662)363-2432

Municipal Court

The Municipal Court is located inside the Police Department building at 1196 Edwards Ave., Tunica, MS  38676.

1196 Edwards Ave.
P. O. Box 395
Tunica, MS  38676
(662) 363-2400 office
(662) 373-1797 fax

Hours of Operation:

8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Court begins at 9:30 am and is held in the court room located at 1196 Edwards Ave.

If you have received a ticket or have been arrested, your court date and time are located on the copy of your ticket provided by the police officer. 

To pay a ticket online click here or call (888) 365-5175 to pay by phone.

Municipal Court Clerk

Christy Young 

Municipal Court Judge

Honorable James McGarrh

Town Attorney

Chuck Graves

Charles B. “Chuck” Graves, Jr. is a life-long resident of Tunica County, Mississippi. Chuck graduated from Mississippi State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration in 1974 and he obtained a law degree from the University of Mississippi School of Law in 1994. Chuck is admitted to represent clients before all Mississippi state courts as well as the U.S. District Courts for Northern and Southern Districts of Mississippi and the U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals.

Public Defender

Victoria Prince Ryals

Victoria P. Ryals has been a Tunica County resident since 2013.  Following graduation from the Honors College at Mississippi University for Women with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English, Victoria obtained her law degree from the University of Mississippi School of Law.  Victoria is admitted to represent clients before all Mississippi state courts as well as the U. S. District Court of Mississippi and the U. S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals.

Court Dates for 2019:

January 14 & 28
February 11 & 25
March 11 & 25
April 8 & 22
May 6 & 20
June 3 & 17
July 8 & 22
August 5 & 19
September 9 & 23
October 7 & 21
November 4 & 18
December 2 & 16

Information for Drivers Licenses and Suspended Licenses:

To locate a Drivers License station go to
For any information regarding a suspended license or to validate a license go to

The Sheriff’s Office and jail are located:

5126 Old Mhoon Landing Rd.
Tunica, MS  38676
(662) 363-1411

If a ticket is issued by a Tunica County Sheriff or Mississippi Highway Patrol, you need to contact Tunica County Justice Court, (662) 363-2178.

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