The court recognizes the difficulty many residents have in meeting their obligations. Fines will not be dismissed but late fees, license suspensions and failure to appear fees will be lifted. This can ease the fear of people thinking they were going to be arrested.
Warrants will be dropped if Joplin residents turn themselves in. This Amnesty Day will be a way to benefit both the citizens and the city the courts serve.
For more information, call (417) 627-2930, or click on one of the links below: