Criminal Citations

Criminal Code Violations

 
Most criminal code violations require an appearance before a judge. Defendants should contact the court between five (5) to fourteen (14) days after the citation issue date to schedule a court hearing. Please call (801) 254-2200 and select menu option 6.
   
Exceptions  

  
  • Open Container
  • Disorderly Conduct
Appeals 
An Appeal must be filed in writing within thirty (30) days of the defendant’s sentencing date. Paperwork is available online at www.utcourts.gov.

Typical Criminal Case Flow