Courtroom Regulations

If you are going to appear in Court, please arrive at Lake Charles City Court, 118 West Mill Street, Lake Charles, at least 30 minutes prior to court starting. For the safety of the public and our employees, some extra precautions are in place.

  • No bags, backpacks, or large purses will be allowed in the building.
  • No weapons allowed.
  • Dress is important. Remember, you are appearing before the Judge. Business casual attire is appropriate.
  • Chewing gum is not allowed in the courtroom.
  • Cell phone use is not permitted in the courtroom.