Court Security

SecurityStation2010The Scottsdale City Court has full-time security personnel who are stationed at the main entrance to the court. 

Everyone who visits the court must pass through a metal detector and must place all personal belongings on an X-ray machine to be viewed. In addition, your personal belongings may be subject to a search. 


The following is a list of items that are not allowed in to the courthouse under ANY circumstances: 

  • Food and drink, including water. Drinking fountains are located in the courthouse lobby for your convenience. 
  • Weapons. This includes, but is not limited to:
    • Guns (with or without a concealed weapons permit)
    • Knives (including Swiss Army and Leatherman tools)
    • Chains
    • Mace
    • Batons
  • The Court's definition of weapons also includes items that could be used as weapons. These include, but are not limited to:
    • Various tools
    • Kitchen utensils
    • Nail files.  

Please note: This list is not exhaustive and security has full discretion when deciding what may or may not be brought in to the courthouse. 



City of Scottsdale - City Court
3700 N. 75th Street
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
P: 480-312-2442
F: 480-312-2764
[email protected]

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Walk-in Hours

Civil Courtrooms
Monday - Friday, 8-11:30 a.m. and 1-4:30 p.m.

Criminal Courtrooms
Monday - Friday, 8:30-11:30 a.m. and 1:30pm - 4:30pm.

  • Motion to quash
  • Motion for new Confinement Order
    • (Home Detention and Electronic Monitoring included)

Protective Orders
Monday - Friday, 8-11:30 a.m. and 1:30-5 p.m.
To include only the following:

  • New Protective Order Petition Filings
  • Injunction Against Harassment
  • Injunction Against Workplace Harassment
  • Plaintiff Motions to Quash or Modify a Protective Order

Court Hours

Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 .p.m
Closed on city holidays

Except the first and third Wednesday of each month, open 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.