Court Operations

Courthouse Address:
215 South First Avenue
Sandpoint, Idaho 83864

888-960-4885 FAX (new number)


The court clerks office is located in the courthouse.  If you wish to pay fines, fees, citations, or have questions regarding court procedures, the office is located on the first floor.

Clerk of the District Court
Resident Judges
  • District Court Judge – Barbara A. Buchanan
  • Magistrate Judge – Tera Harden
  • Magistrate Judge – Lori Meulenberg
Visiting and Senior Judges
  • Magistrate Judge – Justin W. Julian

Use Idaho Court Pay to pay a citation or post a bond: 


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