• Municipal Court

  • Municipal Court Contact Information
    P.O. Box 720222
    5901 Terry Road
    Byram, MS 39272

    Phone: (601) 500-7010
    Fax: (601) 372-7748

    Municipal Judges:  Judge Dale Schwindaman and Judge Malcolm Harrison
    City Prosecutor: Attorney John Scanlon

    The Administrative Office of the Court is located at 5901 Terry Road and is open for assistance and information on weekdays from 7:30am – 5:00pm, with the exception of holidays.

    The Municipal Court of the City of Byram has jurisdiction over all traffic offenses and misdemeanor criminal violations of the Mississippi Code of 1972 Annotated, as well as building/residential code and violations from the City of Byram Code of Ordinances.The Municipal Court sits in session on the second, third and fourth Wednesday of each month except for recognized holidays. Mississippi law allows you to prepay certain traffic tickets in lieu of making a court appearance. However, there are several traffic and other misdemeanor violations that require a mandatory court appearance. We encourage you to contact the court for fine amounts and further information:



  • Fine Payments
    – Cash
    – Certified Check (for the correct amount)
    – Check (for the correct amount) Mississippi Residents Only
     – On line credit card payments CLICK HERE TO PAY ONLINE

    If you choose to mail in your payment, please send to:
    Byram Municipal Court, Post Office Box 720222, Byram, MS 39272