Powder River County, Montana

119 North Park Avenue | (406) 436-2361

Justice of the Peace

Justice Court Processes

Misdemeanor complaints issued by Powder River County Sheriff's Office, Montana Highway Patrol, Fish Wildlife & Parks, County Attorney, Department of Livestock and Department of Transportation. 

  • Felony offenses: Initial Appearance and Preliminary Hearing only
  • Juvenile (under 18) offenses: Traffic, Fish Wildlife & Parks, Gambling & Alcohol only
  • Courtesy Appearances on other Jurisdiction Warrants
Payments for fines, fees, and bond can be mailed to Justice Court, PO Box 692, Broadus, MT 59317, paid in person at the Powder River County Courthouse, or pay online at https://www.citepayusa.com/payments/welcome.do?court=powderriverjpMt

We in Justice Court are pleased to assist you but we cannot give legal advice. You will need to consult an attorney for any legal question.

Helpful Links and Information


PO Box 692

Broadus, MT 59317

Phone: (406) 436-2503

Fax: (406) 436-2513

Cathy Landa, Justice of the Peace

Debra Archer, Court Clerk

Barb Mitchell

Office Hours

Monday - Friday

8:00 am - 12:00 pm

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm


Monday & Tuesday

1:30 pm