Town Court

The Plainfield Town Court is a court of limited jurisdiction, where traffic infractions, ordinance violations, and criminal misdemeanor cases are heard and decided. Please note that the Plainfield Town Court is not in session on the 5th Tuesday of any month.

  1. Court COVID-19 Update
  2. Appearing in Court
  3. Business Hours & Contact
  4. Cases Handled
  5. Court Sessions
  6. Establishing the Court
  7. Forms
  8. Payments
  9. Traffic Violations Bureau

Court sessions will be conducted on June 2, 2020 and the weeks thereafter until further notice.  In order to comply with the current social distancing requirements, only 10 people will be allowed in the Courtroom at one time.  It is important that you keep in contact with your attorney whether court appointed or if you have retained an attorney so that you are aware of your scheduled Court date.

To maintain and comply with social distancing requirements, we have implemented specific time slots for the various of hearing types scheduled for each Court session.  The Courtroom and security checkpoint will be opened at 12:00 pm for the first group of individuals scheduled for initial hearings at 12:30 pm.  Initial Hearings will begin promptly at 12:30 pm, Bench Trials (if any) will begin at 1:00 pm, Plea Hearings and/or Status Hearings will be heard after the bench trials are complete.

The docket sheet for each Court session will be posted each Tuesday at 11:00 am on the glass doors and windows at the building entrance listing the order in which individuals will be called in for their Court hearings.  All individuals appearing in Court will be responsible for providing their own personal protective equipment.  Only the defendant and his/her attorney will be allowed in the Courtroom – NO FAMILY MEMBERS AND/OR CHILDREN WILL BE ALLOWED IN THE BUILDING OR COURTROOM.  All individuals scheduled for hearings will wait in their vehicles or outside the building, maintaining the required social distancing of 6 feet, until they are notified by a police officer that they are in the next group scheduled for a hearing.

If you have questions regarding your case, the Plainfield Town Court office can be contacted by phone at (317) 838-3710 or by e-mail at Additionally, you can access case information online at to determine the status of your case and to find out when your next hearing date is scheduled.

  1. Jim Spencer

    Jim Spencer

    Town Judge

  2. Town Court

    Physical Address
    1075 W Main Street
    Plainfield, IN 46168


    Phone: 317-838-3710
    Fax: 317-838-3474

    Monday through Friday
    8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

    Monday through Friday
    8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

    If you have questions about your case, please view the Public Courts website.