Magistrate Court

The Magistrate's Court was created in July of 1995 to benefit the county judicial system by handling some of the case load in the Superior Courts.

Session Dates

At the present time the Magistrate is in court on:
  • Monday mornings in Superior Court 4
  • Tuesday mornings in Superior Court 6
  • Wednesday and Thursday mornings in Circuit Court
  • Spanish guilty pleas for Superior Courts 4, 5, and 6 on the 1st Wednesday of the month

The Magistrate further goes to the Jail Courtroom at the
Tippecanoe County Jail
2640 Duncan Road
Lafayette, IN 47901

Monday - Friday at 2:30 p.m. to conduct hearings on prisoners for Circuit, Superior, Superior 2, Superior 4, Superior 5 and Superior 6.