Effective May 18, 2020, the Western District of Missouri’s District and Bankruptcy public counters, as well as the Probation and Pretrial Services offices, at all locations, will be open to the public for the limited hours of 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM. However, these hours are subject to change without further notice. The drop box remains available for filing as well. All items deposited in the drop box for filing should be sealed in an envelope.

Request Court Hearing Audio Access

For the public or media to request court hearing audio access please call 816-512-5005 or email mow_help@mow.uscourts.gov. Please include the following information in your request: your name, your contact information (phone number and/or email), case number for hearing you are requesting audio for, date and time of the hearing and the name of the judge presiding over the hearing.

Your request will be reviewed and someone will get back to you with access information. Please be advised that recording or broadcasting any proceedings is strictly prohibited.

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