Traffic Court

Welcome to the Union County Traffic and Conservation Court website. If you received a traffic or conservation citation which was marked NO COURT APPEARANCE REQUIRED, there are ways to address your case which do not require you to appear in court. These options include court supervision if you are eligible. Please read the Traffic Court Procedures document below to review your options.

PLEASE REVIEW YOUR TICKET TO SEE IF IT REQUIRES YOU TO APPEAR IN COURT. If you received a Citation marked COURT APPEARANCE REQUIRED, then you must appear in court to resolve your case.

You may go to (add link) to pay your fine You may contact the Union County States Attorney’s office at 618-833-7216 to discuss the possibility of court supervision You may attend your court date in person as noted on your ticket You may attend your court date via zoom at the link below for those with COVID related health issues


To Dial in via Phone call:
+1 312 626 6799  (Illinois only)
(This number is local to Illinois, if you need a number to call from a different region, please call the clerk)

Your Judge’s Meeting ID and Meeting Password
will be needed and is provided below.

For Zoom Video Court click on your Judge below.

Judge Denny – Zoom Video Court
Traffic/Union County
Meeting ID:  980 2593 9529


Zoom Court appearances will ONLY be ALLOWED via written permission by Judge Denny If you are given permission please use link the link above to access the courtroom



Judge Gott – Zoom Video Court Click Here
Traffic | Union County
Meeting ID: 923 4788 2440

1-Tap Mobile Dial In Click Here

Judge Goffinet – Zoom Video Court Click Here
Civil| Union County Circuit Court
Meeting ID: 841 1681 1373
Meeting Password: 733810

1-Tap Mobile Dial In Click Here

Judge Leberman – Zoom Video Court Click Here
Civil| Union County Circuit Court
Meeting ID: 320 870 2986
Meeting Password: 641024

1-Tap Mobile Dial In Click Here


Any party or attorney may appear via Zoom for Case Management Hearings.


If you received a traffic ticket that does not require a court appearance, you may resolve this matter online at or by contacting the Circuit Clerk. If you received a ticket which requires a Court Appearance, you may contact the State’s Attorney office to see if you can reach a plea agreement prior to your court date.

If you are an out of state driver, you need to check with the state your drivers license was issued in to ensure they accept Supervision with traffic school from Illinois,  before choosing this as an option for resolving your traffic issue in Union County.


If you have any questions, please contact the Union County Circuit Clerk’s Office, Union County Courthouse, 309 W. Market St. Room 108, Jonesboro, IL 62952, PHONE: 618-833-5913

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