Police FAQ

How do I request a Police Report

How do I request a Crash Report

How do I contact an Officer

How do I contact my Ward Officer

How do I pay a citation

How do I pay a parking ticket

How do I appeal a parking ticket

Where do I license my cat or dog

Where do I go for Municipal Court

Where do I go for District Court



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Expand/Contract Questions and Answers

  • Where can I pay a traffic ticket for Grand Forks Municipal Court?
  • How to inquire about a Registered offender?
  • Where can I pay a traffic ticket for Grand Forks Municipal Court?
  • Do you accept credit cards for payment of fines?
  • Where can I pay a traffic ticket I got in Grand Forks County?
  • When is Municipal Court in session?
  • What will my sentence be?
  • Why is there a warrant for my arrest?
  • What if I’m unable to make my payment when required?
  • Can I speak to the Judge by phone?
  • What kind of information can the city prosecutor give me?
  • How do I get a Public Defender / Court Appointed Attorney?
  • Does the Judge in Municipal Court perform weddings?
  • How can I look up a City Ordinance?
  • Who can I talk to about a parking ticket I found on my windshield?
  • I am charged with a felony (or class A misdemeanor) in Grand Forks County. Who do I call for information on my case?
  • I was charged with a DUI. How do I get a work permit?
  • Who can I talk to about points on my driver’s license or suspension of my driving privileges?
  • How do I get a North Dakota driver’s license?
  • Where can I renew my vehicle license tabs?
  • Where can I get a copy of a birth or death certificate?
  • I need information about a civil case in Grand Forks County. Where can I get it?
  • What is a building code?
  • What is the purpose of the building codes?
  • Why are permit fees charged for the enforcement of the code and on what basis are these fees determined?
  • What kind of permits are there and where do I get them?
  • When do I need a permit?
  • What do I need to know to get a permit?
  • Do I need a contractor or can I do the work myself?
  • How much are building permits?
  • What is the Rental Inspection Program?
  • What is a rental unit?
  • What is required of a rental unit?
  • How many individuals can occupy a rental unit?
  • What are the off-street parking requirements?
  • Are the basic requirements of a rental unit different than that of an owner occupied single family home?
  • What is the City’s responsibility regarding rental units?
  • Why are rental licenses required?
  • How do I become a licensed contractor?
  • How do I know if my property is located in the City of Grand Forks’ jurisdiction?
  • How do I find the zoning on my property
  • How can I access the Water Quality results?
  • What does the City of Grand Forks check for in the water?
  • Does Grand Forks water meet North Dakota Department of Health and EPA Standards?
  • What treatment does our water receive?
  • How can I keep my pipes and meter from freezing during cold weather?
  • Why does the Water Department flush hydrants?
  • How does the City know how much water I use?
  • What should I do if my water is discolored?
  • Does the City of Grand Forks fluoridate?
  • Is Grand Forks water hard?
  • Where can I find information on Grand Forks drinking water quality?
  • What do I do with unused prescription drugs?
  • Can I create a rain barrel, where do I get the supplies?
  • Who do I call if I notice a foreign substance in a local water body?
  • Who do I call if I notice someone dumping oil or another hazardous material down the drain?
  • How do I get rid of cooking grease that I don't want?
  • Where can I get my water tested?
  • Why can't I change the oil in my driveway and wash it down the storm drain?
  • Is it okay to wash paintbrushes out in the gutter?
  • Who do I call for assistance in locating my property lines?
  • Where do I get information on the special assessments due on my property?
  • How do I get an estimate of my property taxes?
  • Where can I dispose of unusable or unwanted pesticides?
  • What do I do with left over household paint/paint cans?
  • What do I do with used antifreeze?
  • What do I do with used oil, car/truck batteries and propane tanks?