Coulee Region Joint Municipal Court

 
Juvenile Court Appearances  
Juveniles with a mandatory court appearance will be required to appear in-person on their scheduled court date with a parent(s)/guardian.  
 

Adult Court Appearances

Defendants who were issued a citation in BangorCampbell, Holmen, Onalaska or West Salem are encouraged to fill out the online plea form in lieu of making a personal appearance.  

Defendants who were issued a citation in Shelby must fill out the online plea form as the city attorney will not be present on your scheduled court date. 

 Defendants who fail to contact the court on or before their scheduled court date by mail, email, fax or telephone, will be found guilty of the charge(s) on their ticket/citation.

 

If you are not contesting your citation, you can simply pay in full 

and no further action or appearance is required. 

THIS DOES NOT INCLUDE OWI CITATIONS.  


 
ONLINE PLEA FORM 
 
Defendants can fill out the online plea form on or before
their scheduled court appearance. Prior to filling out the online form, please read the Defendant's Rights Information Sheet.
 
You may request a payment plan on the plea form or by calling our office.
 
Defendants pleading Not Guilty will be contacted by the city attorney via email. (Be sure to check your spam folder frequently)
 
Defendants pleading No Contest/Guilty will be contacted by the Court Clerk only if additional information is needed. 
 

 
Have a citation that has been referred to the State Debt Collection (SDC)? For more information click HERE
 

  The Coulee Region Joint Municipal Court processes city ordinance and traffic citations issued by the Police Departments for the City of Onalaska, Villages of Bangor, Holmen and West Salem, and the Towns of Campbell and Shelby. If defendants contest the charges, this Court decides the outcome and supervises citation payments. 


 

If you have any questions please email the Coulee Region Joint Municipal Court Supervisor, Hildie McIntyre, at hmcintyre@onalaskawi.gov or call the Coulee Region Joint Municipal Court (608) 781-9558, ext. 230 and leave a message. 

  Be sure to look at the links of interest below for additional information.